Grovo is hiring a

Content Writer

New York, United States

About Grovo

Grovo is a better way to learn at work. The platform empowers companies with the training technology and content to align, educate, and inspire their teams. From onboarding to professional development, Grovo's 60-second microlearning videos teach everything 21st century employees need, delivered in a way that learners love.

Founded in 2010, the learning technology company is based in midtown Manhattan and was recently recognized as the "Best Place to work in NY Tech" by Internet Week. The fast-growing SaaS startup has raised venture financing from Accel Partners, Greg Waldorf, Costanoa Venture Capital, SoftTech VC, Lerer Ventures and Red Swan Ventures. Learn more at www.grovo.com.

 

About this role

Content writers at Grovo are responsible for creating engaging scripts for the thousands of video lessons in our content library, as well as custom lessons for individual clients. On a typical day, Grovo writers might write copy for a video that could teach a CEO how to be more empathetic in leading her team. Another could show a social media manager how to respond to a crisis without losing his cool (or damaging his company’s reputation). Our top performers work just as smart as they do hard; they write like experts, even when they’re not.

We have an outstanding in-house team of writers, and you’ll be part of a highly collaborative group, with staff writers at Grovo working as your partners in creating outstanding lesson scripts.


Your challenges

Within the next 12 months, you will have:

  • Successfully executed Grovo content campaigns based on pace set each quarter in partnership with the Grovo content team
  • Written copy that lives up to the expectations set in the content standards guide
  • Worked with product to build out a client facing, content creation tool (best practices for copy, examples, etc)


Your background

What we’re looking for:

  • Excellent written communication, with the ability to present complex ideas in a clear, concise, and playful fashion
  • Ability to work on tight deadlines to deliver smart, clean and engaging copy
  • Can collaborate cross-functionally with instructional design, art, production, animation
  • Experience working at a industry leading content shop
  • Enjoys working in a fast paced and fulfilling environment -- building something great, together as a team excites you
  • Organized and structured thinking
  • Enthusiastic about learning 


Your background

What we’re looking for:

  • Professional experience as a writer or editor
  • Excellent written communication, with the ability to present complex ideas in a clear, concise, and playful fashion
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Relentless commitment to meeting deadlines
  • Located in NYC (preferred)


Compensation and Benefits

Competitive base salary, stock options, free health benefits, commuter savings, full in-office gym and personal training sessions with in-house Health Director, free nutrition and ergonomics classes, Razor scooter time trials, standing desks, full event space with 110" screen, 360 degree views of Manhattan, nap rooms, access to our fully stocked kitchen, and the opportunity to work at NYC Tech Internet Week's 'Best Place to Work'.