Sr. UX Writer

| Seattle

About the Role:

We’re seeking an innovative writer to develop UX copy and content that makes good on our brand promise of helping consumers make smart decisions.

As a Senior UX Writer at RealSelf, you’ll collaborate closely with our Product, SEO, UX Design, and Research teams to identify content needs and fill them in strategic, scalable, and impactful ways. You’ll craft and optimize copy and content that brings clarity to a complicated topic, giving our consumers the facts they need to make the right choice for themselves.

In this role you will:

  • Partner with our Product and UX teams to ensure we have the right content in place for new features
  • Develop new short and long-form content that meets the evolving needs of our consumers
  • Incorporate the RealSelf brand voice into messaging for different audiences
  • Take a strategic approach to setting priorities for developing new content and optimizing legacy offerings
  • Run tests that yield actionable insights for optimizing messaging, layouts, distribution channels, and our overarching content strategy
  • Demonstrate data-driven content decisions
  • Show a deep understanding of how skillfully executed content helps us hit our high-level business goals

About You:

Our environment is fun and collaborative, but it’s also fast-paced, so we need someone who’s comfortable driving and executing on content development from end-to-end. If you thrive on hitting ambitious goals and being a key player on a whip-smart team, we want to talk to you.

You may be the right fit if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Creative Writing, Journalism, Marketing, Digital Communications, or a related field
  • 7+ years experience in online journalism, content marketing, e-commerce writing, or content development
  • Exceptional writing and editing abilities
  • Expertise in mobile-first content development
  • Deep experience with A/B content and message testing, analysis, and optimization
  • Proficiency with a varied set of software and editing tools
  • Excellent organizational skills

It’s essential for us to see your work, so we’ll only consider applications with three or more recent writing samples that demonstrate an aptitude for consumer-facing communications.

Travel: Travel is not anticipated for this role

Work Environment:

The RealSelf office sits in a historic Pioneer Square building. Employees also have the option to bring their dogs to work!

About RealSelf:
Millions of people from around the world visit RealSelf each month to browse patient reviews, before and after photos, and medical expert answers to discover which treatments and providers live up to their promise of being “Worth It.” RealSelf.com is the leading consumer destination in the $32B US medical aesthetics market. We make it easy to get the information and deep support needed to make confident purchase decisions. Since 2006 our authentic stories, unbiased ratings, and expert answers from board-certified doctors have helped millions of people explore treatments and decisions that range from laser skin resurfacing to highly considered cosmetic surgery. With the backing of world-class investors we’re growing RealSelf into a global business with a broad range of services. Come join our super talented and passionate team!

Check out our realselflife Instagram account to keep up on company updates and learn more about life at RealSelf.

RealSelf is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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Location

We are in Seattle's original neighborhood that boasts trendy coffee shops, art galleries, and restaurants. Easy to commute to via public transit.

What are RealSelf Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
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