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Riot Blockchain, Inc.

Content Specialist

12th January 2022 Content Management Full-Time Costa Mesa, CA Hybrid
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About Riot:

Riot Blockchain is a Nasdaq-listed public Bitcoin mining and hosting company operating in the United States. Riot’s strategic focus is expanding and efficiently operating its Bitcoin mining operations, through industrial-scale infrastructure development at its Whinstone facility in Rockdale, Texas, and latest-generation miner procurement. Riot’s self-mining fleet is currently being upgraded to approximately 93,000 next-generation Bitcoin miners. Riot has plans to continue increasing its hash rate capacity to exceed 9 exahash per second by the end of 2022. Riot aims to be an industry leader in Bitcoin mining.

Key attributes we are looking for:

You are interested in Bitcoin and being involved in the sector. You are creative, innovative, and strive to improve organizational efficiency. You have strong communication skills and can multi-task. You identify problems and solve them. You value small teams because the opportunity they provide for you to make a difference. You take initiative and you are self-sufficient. You are detail focused and have an eye for making a professional corporate image.

The Content Specialist at Riot will work alongside the Director of Communications to assist with creating and managing digital, print, and in-person content. The Content Specialist will be expected to travel roughly <50% of the year with the Director of Communications and other Riot team members, where we will be filming on-site, attending industry conferences, etc.

Essential Functions:

  • Stay up to date on industry-relevant topics and trends.
  • Assist with developing a strategic communications and engaging communications plan.
  • Develop multi-media content and assist with placement.
  • Manage the editorial calendar for communications/marketing and public policy objectives.
  • Build and manage a robust asset library, applying brand and style guides to all material.
  • Coordinate with designers, producers, and other external vendors, as needed.
  • Incorporate impactful storytelling across content formats (e.g., multi-media, long-form, short-form) to convey complex topics effectively to a variety of audiences.
  • Editing the work of others, including outlines, structural edits, and proofreading.
  • Be an editorial gatekeeper for quality and consistency in tone, style, and lexicon for internally .and externally developed communications.
  • Ensure content adherence to SEO guidelines to maximize web traffic.

Key skills, education, and experience:

  • BS/BA in English, Journalism, Communications, Marketing, Public Policy and/or industry experience equivalent +2 years in the industry.
  • 2+ years as a copywriter, digital content specialist, direct marketer, consultant.
  • 2+ years of experience with employee advocacy platforms or social media platforms.
  • 2+ years in customer service.
  • Competency with Adobe Creative Suite – InDesign and Illustrator for print and digital layouts.
  • Confident and refined communication style; creative and authentic yet open to feedback
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Creativity, innovation, and flexibility.
  • Proven grammar, punctuation, and proofreading skills.

Preferred skills, education, and experience:

  • Comfortability with public speaking.
  • Strong project management and organizations skills with the ability to multi-task, manage and switch priorities as needed.
  • Commit to continuous learning; set and pursue stretch goals.
  • Hands-on experience with content management systems (i.e. Hubspot, Hootsuite, etc).
  • Ability to be a team player with a drive to create a collaborative, positive, and inclusive work environment.
  • 1+ years of experience with digital content management within candidate and customer relationship management systems, content management systems, or marketing automation and email platforms.
  • 2+ years of experience with writing for employer brand, employee engagement communications, or corporate communications.
  • 1+ years of experience writing scripts for external-facing presentations, events, or video.
  • 1+ years of experience with working in the tech industry.
  • Possession of excellent project management skills.
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Riot Blockchain, Inc.
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Riot Blockchain: BITCOIN MINING FOR AMERICA
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