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We are currently looking for proactive and driven people to join our team. Please see below for the current positions we are hiring for.

  1. Digital Copywriter/Content Marketer
  2. Experienced Digital Marketer/Wordpress Website Developer
  3. OBM/PA

All positions are virtual therefore you can live and work from wherever you are in the world.

Before Applying
Please read the position descriptions closely and take a look around our website and social media channels before applying to get a feel for what we’re all about at Optimise & Grow Online and who our clientele are.

Send your Application to Attn: Robyn Kyberd – [email protected]

Note: We’re keen for creative cover letters where it’s really obvious you’ve researched our business and describe why you would be a great fit to work with us. We also like links to review your previous work so please do *show off* your skills!

If you have any questions about the positions listed, please contact Robyn.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Digital Copywriter / Content Marketer – Freelance Contract Position

MINIMUM 2 YEARS EXPERIENCE

Email / Advertising / Social / Website / Blogging / SEO

We are looking for a digital copywriter with a flair for writing personable copy for a range of industries across various digital platforms that attracts, nurtures and converts.

Successful candidates should have a strong grasp of current marketing tools and strategies and be able to work predominantly solo from strategy to concept to execution and review. In this role you will work with the supporting digital marketing team to create campaigns on time and on budget.

This role reports directly to the Managing Director.

Here’s some more information about the role and the ideal skills we’re looking for…

A combination of the following skills is required in this role:

  • Branding & Messaging knowledge
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Content Marketing
  • Digital Copywriting Skills for social media, email marketing, automated sequences, micro copy, websites and advertising – including nurture, engage, direct response, persuasion copy types.
  • Conversion Copywriting for sales pages, landing pages, squeeze pages, thank you pages, launch content, newsletters, social media captions, advertising
  • Ability to interpret Analytics reports to drive content marketing style and strategy
  • Long-form Blogging to support Content Marketing strategies
  • SEO
  • Ability to create effective digital and content marketing strategies
  • Sales funnel content creation and optimisation.
  • High level project and time management skills
  • High level communication and editing skills
  • Proofreading and Editing skills

Applicants must be able to write for industries such as:

  • Online Coaching/Mentoring
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Business
  • Spiritual/Intuitive
  • Events & E-Courses
  • Online Education & Training
  • Design & Construction

Applications should demonstrate:

  • Proven working solo experience in digital copywriting and content marketing from strategy through to execution and optimisation
  • Multi-channel copywriting skills that attract, nurture and convert clients
  • Sales/conversion results as a direct result from copy
  • Adaptable copywriting style to suit the client’s industry and audience
  • Creative and goal-orientated thinking, planning, execution and optimisation of project work

The successful candidate for this position:

  • speaks and writes fluent British English
  • loves writing
  • has a flair for creative marketing and conversion copywriting
  • can work productively under pressure
  • is an adaptable and fast-paced worker
  • has the client’s growth and success as their core focus
  • can manage time effectively, is highly organised, and accustomed to meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • is able to work solo and as part of a team
  • is creative with experience in identifying target audiences and creating copy that attracts, engages, motivates, inspires and converts.
  • has the ability to work creatively and productively with small marketing budgets
  • have their own computer
  • generally a nice human

Job Type: Subcontract

Job Location: VIRTUAL
We operate virtually, HQ is based in Townsville, North Queensland, Australia.

Hours: To be discussed at time of application. Min. 10+ hours per week.

Salary: Please present your service offering and rates in your application.

Contract: 1-3 month trial, ideally 12 month retainer and ongoing.

Commencement: February 2020

Interested? Here’s what you need to apply for this position

Please send your application with a cover letter that:

  • showcases your copywriting skills
  • demonstrates you understand what our company is all about, what we do, and who we serve.
  • addresses how your skills and knowledge meets the position criteria
  • presents why you believe you are the right candidate to join our team and serve our clientele.
  • outlines your sub-contract retainer rates for 10/15/20 hours of work per week.

Also include:

  • your CV
  • portfolio/examples of best work
  • at least 2 relevant references

Please note: Applications that do not fulfil the above application requirements will not be considered.

Please send your application to [email protected]. You will be contacted via email to organise a virtual interview if your application appears to be a good fit for the role.

Digital Marketing Jobs Townsville Australia

Digital Marketer – Freelance Contract Position

MINIMUM 2 YEARS EXPERIENCE

Email / Advertising / Social / Website / Design

We are looking for an experienced Digital Marketer with skills to develop, implement, track and optimise digital marketing campaigns across multiple digital channels for a number of client projects.

Successful candidates should have a strong grasp of current marketing tools and strategies and be able to lead integrated digital marketing campaigns from concept to execution. In this role you will work with the supporting teams to launch campaigns on time and on budget.

Here’s some more information about the role and the ideal skills we’re looking for…

A combination of the following skills is required in this role:

  • Branding knowledge
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Content Marketing
  • Digital Copywriting Skills for social, email, web and advertising – including nurture, engage, direct response, persuasion copy types.
  • WordPress website development (sales pages, landing pages, integrations with marketing channels, general updates)
  • Ability to interpret Analytics reports
  • SEO
  • PPC advertising knowledge
  • Graphic design skills (photoshop not required)
  • Digital marketing strategy
  • Sales funnel creation, optimisation and analysis.
  • High level project and time management skills
  • High level communication and editing skills

Applicants must have experience with:

  • WordPress / Woocommerce
  • CSS / HTML / PHP
  • Infusionsoft, ActiveCampaign, Mailchimp, MailerLite
  • Automated email sequences
  • Google/Facebook Ads

Applications should demonstrate:

  • Proven working experience in digital marketing
  • Multi-channel campaign development, management and sales results.
  • Graphic design and website development skills.
  • Experience with email marketing platforms such as Infusionsoft, ActiveCampaign, etc.
  • Experience in optimising landing pages and user funnels
  • Strategic goal-orientated thinking, planning and optimisation

The successful candidate for this position:

  • speaks and writes fluent British English
  • can work productively under pressure
  • is an adaptable and fast-paced worker
  • has the client’s growth and success as their core focus
  • can manage time effectively, is highly organised, and accustomed to meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • is able to work solo and as part of larger teams
  • is creative with experience in identifying target audiences and devising digital campaigns that engage, inform and motivate
  • has strong analytical skills and data-driven thinking
  • have their own computer
  • generally a nice human

Job Type: Subcontract / Freelance

Job Location: Remote Freelance Position. We operate virtually, HQ is based in Townsville, North Queensland, Australia.

Hours: To be discussed at time of application.

Salary: Please present your service offering and rates in your application.

Interested? Here’s what you need to apply for this position

Please send your application with a cover letter that:

  • showcases your skills
  • demonstrates you understand what our company is all about, what we do, and who we serve.
  • addresses how your skills and knowledge meets the position criteria
  • presents why you believe you are the right candidate to join our team and serve our clientele.
  • outlines your sub-contract retainer rates for 10/15/20 hours of work per week.

Also include:

  • your CV
  • portfolio/examples of best work
  • at least 2 relevant references

Please note: Applications that do not fulfil the above application requirements will not be considered.

Please send your application to [email protected]. You will be contacted via email to organise a virtual interview if your application appears to be a good fit for the role.

OBM / Business Administrator / PA – Freelance Contract Position

MINIMUM 2 YEARS EXPERIENCE

Inbox & Calendar Management / Invoicing / Client Follow Up / Project & Business Administration / Proposals & Contracts / Document Creation & Proofreading

We are looking for a proactive Business Administrator/Online Business Manager with skills to support the Optimise & Grow Online team and Managing Director.

In this role you will report directly to the Managing Director.

Here’s some more information about the role and the ideal skills we’re looking for…

A combination of the following skills is required in this role:

  • Ability to create personable and professional emails to liaise with clients and contacts
  • Calendar and Inbox Management
  • Invoicing and Overdue Follow-Up
  • Prepare and Proof Read proposals and contracts
  • PA to Managing Director
  • Liaise with clients and contacts
  • Respond to Social Media inbox
  • Create branded documents and presentations (where required)
  • Review task management system and overdue tasks lists
  • Digital housekeeping
  • Basic website updating

Applicants must have experience with:

  • GSuite / Gmail (mandatory)
  • Dubsado  or Plutio (or similar contract/proposal creation application)
  • Teamwork (or similar project/team management application like Asana or ClickUp)
  • ActiveCampaign
  • WordPress / Woocommerce
  • Quickbooks Online

Candidates with experience in the following will be highly considered with potential scope for more hours than listed below:

  • Social Media Content Creation / Management
  • Email Marketing
  • Website Development
  • Advertising
  • Digital Marketing
  • Blogging / SEO
  • Digital Launch support and implementation

The successful candidate for this position:

  • speaks and writes fluent British English
  • can work productively under pressure
  • is an adaptable and fast-paced worker
  • has the client’s growth and success as their core focus
  • can manage time effectively, is highly organised, and accustomed to meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • is able to work solo and as part of a team
  • is proactive and personable
  • have their own computer
  • generally a nice human

Job Type: Subcontract / Freelance

Job Location: Virtual. We operate virtually, HQ is based in Townsville, North Queensland, Australia.

Hours: Approx 10/week (more for candidates with digital marketing experience and services)

Salary: Please present your service offering and rates in your application.

Interested? Here’s what you need to apply for this position

Please send your application with a cover letter that:

  • showcases your skills
  • demonstrates you understand what our company is all about, what we do, and who we serve.
  • addresses how your skills and knowledge meets the position criteria
  • presents why you believe you are the right candidate to join our team and serve our clientele.
  • outlines your sub-contract retainer rates for 10/15/20 hours of work per week.

Also include:

  • your CV
  • portfolio/examples of best work
  • at least 2 relevant references

Please note: Applications that do not fulfil the above application requirements will not be considered.

Please send your application to [email protected]. You will be contacted via email to organise a virtual interview if your application appears to be a good fit for the role.