Offer and Trade Writer | Media professions

Purpose of the position

Looking to join one of the fastest growing fields in modern journalism? Then this is a fantastic opportunity to onboard as a Deals and Trades Writer at iMore.com, one of the world’s leading Apple technology websites.

You will write topical and evergreen articles that will help our readers find the best products for their needs and ensure they save the most money possible. So if you know where to find the best iPad deals, find a great value HomeKit device, or want to tell people why they might want to sign up for Apple TV+, this is the job for you.

We also want you to really look at the data behind our content. By using tools like Google Analytics, Keywordtool, DataStudio, etc., you’ll maximize opportunities around trending topics and other opportunities while still striving to climb the Google rankings. We want iMore.com to be the primary site readers go to for all things Apple, and you can play a key role there.

Given our ever-expanding suite of e-commerce content, this is a role full of potential for anyone looking to develop their skills into incredibly valuable leadership positions in publishing.

This role can be entirely remote. Please note that applicants must be based in the UK.

Main responsibilities

  • Find all the best deals on anything and everything from Apple, and some broader tech products, and cover them on iMore.com with news on top deals
  • Also create permanent offers content for the above
  • Work with our e-commerce team to cover specific high yield topics, such as VPN, streaming and antivirus
  • Work with the iMore Editor-in-Chief and other editorial staff to ensure timely coverage of agreements related to current editorial directions
  • Work with the entire editorial team on key strategies during major trade events, including; Prime Day, Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday
  • Work with the eCommerce Content Director and Editor to increase the performance of the deal team, including new content ideas, SEO improvements and coverage changes
  • Attend weekly team meetings and provide updates on the deal landscape
  • Provide occasional support covering offerings on Future’s other mobile technology sites, including Android Central and Windows Central
  • Build additional affiliate relationships with businesses
  • Monitor the performance of published offers to help inform the content of future offers
  • Meet with larger Future eCommerce teams and deal writers to brainstorm and share best practices around deals and trade coverage

Terms

What do you need to be successful?

  • A keen interest and enthusiasm for Apple products and related technologies
  • Previous relevant experience in a similar journalism or marketing role
  • Exceptional writing skills – from the ability to write catchy headlines, to tight grammar control, to the ability to choose the right image to attract readers
  • Ability to deliver content quickly and efficiently
  • A basic understanding of SEO – we’ll help you become a master
  • An interest in analytical tools to get the most out of your content
  • A willingness to adapt and learn new skills
  • You know where to find bargains or compare prices
  • Able to take initiative and approach us with new ideas
  • Feel free to show your previous work with links in your cover letter

Benefits

What can we offer you?

In addition to our standard benefits, we offer a number of benefits to our staff, including:

  • Unlimited paid leave
  • A part of our success – every staff member receives a profit pool bonus at the end of our financial year
  • Free shares in the company via our employee share ownership plan (ESPP)
  • A large global audience for your work
  • Many opportunities for career progression
  • A friendly working environment
  • Training in all areas of editorial, SEO, e-commerce and cutting-edge commerce
  • Discounts on movie tickets, gift cards and other subscriptions
  • Free digital subscriptions to our magazines

About the team

The teams working on iMore.com, AndroidCentral.comand WindowsCentral.com provide expert advice to consumers in each of their vertical markets. We review products, educate consumers, report news that matters to enthusiasts, and help people make informed decisions about the latest technology. You will join a team with colleagues in Europe, Asia and North America as part of our global technology coverage of Mac, Windows and Android devices and software.

Connectors. Creators. Experience Creators

All talents are celebrated here. We hire for the person, not the role, seeking people who share our ambitions to be bold and innovate, making Future a global success.

It’s a rapidly changing environment as we continually seek to improve, innovate and push the boundaries of what can be done. If you’re a collaborative disruptor who can see a way to play a part in shaping our overall image with personality, finesse and courage, then we want to hear from you. Let’s do this.

Our Future, Our Responsibility – Inclusion and Diversity at Future

We have a voice and we will use it. We promote diversity and inclusion not only in our recruitment processes, but in everything we do. We are an equal opportunity employer and we will continue to ensure that our recruitment process is free from bias and that our workplaces are inclusive, positive, free of discrimination and respectful of all backgrounds and beliefs. Our culture is underpinned by our values ​​and employees – current and future – are treated with respect and fairness. To learn more about Our Future, Our Responsibility, visit our website.

To apply for this role, please submit your resume and a cover letter explaining why this is your dream job and feel free to include links to your work.