Editor Job in Burnaby, BC at Best Buy
Do you believe that product information should be clear and concise, but also full of personality? Have you ever visited a website and thought, “I could make this experience way better!” Are you a staunch supporter of the Oxford comma? If the answer to these questions is yes, then join our E-Commerce team and help us give our online customers the content experience you’d want—and one that will keep them coming back.
The Editor sets standards and guidelines of product page copy to ensure content written for BestBuy.ca gives a consistent experience for customers. The Editor not only creates copy for priority requests as needed, but also track and maintains the quality of content from outsourced writers.
As an Editor you will …
Plan, organize, and prioritize lists of products to send to the external content provider
Collect, format, and prepare the completed copy to be put into a Content Management System
Encourage SEO best practices
Act as the point of contact for all inquiries or feedback for all outsourced product description copy
Ensure the content provider has the strongest resources in place to meet expectations
Provide feedback and recommend certain writers to be removed when standards aren’t met
Communicate content provider’s progress and quality of deliverable to stakeholders
Lead, advise, and track the continuous improvement of outsourced writers
Conduct comprehensive spot checks of product description copy for accuracy; and, make edits that will offer the best return on investment
Act as a stakeholder to identify product categories for review, testing, and analysis for purposes of optimizing the customer experience and drive efficiencies
Create and maintain an efficient editorial process
Create copy for priority requests as needed
Work with developer team to identify opportunities for automation and workflow improvements
Write engaging, SEO-friendly articles for the Best Buy Blog as requested by the Blog Editor in Chief
We hope you are passionate about …
Writing: you have a knack for writing & an eye for creative copy.
Organization: maintaining standards in this fast-paced environment requires someone with solid organization skills.
Innovation: as a tech company we are constantly changing and evolving; an openness and willingness to embrace change is critical.
The experience we need …
3-5 years’ experience in an editing or copywriting role
Bachelor’s Degree in English, Journalism, Marketing, or Business-Related Field OR related work experience
Bonus points …
Knowledge or experience writing about consumer electronics
Experience writing with mobile or web related content
Project Management experience
Digital Marketing or SEO certification or experience
We believe we have the unique opportunity to help customers enrich their lives and pursue their passions with the help of technology
About the Company
Company: Best Buy
Company Location: Burnaby, BC