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Assistant Editor (6 month contract, Remote)


$25 - $38 / hour
Apply before: May 9, 2024
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  • Date posted
    March 10, 2024
  • Location
    Remote (US)
  • Salary
    $25 - $38 / hour
  • Apply before
    May 9, 2024
  • Career Level

Job Description

Role summary

OhmConnect was founded to help bring 100% clean energy to everyone. We are solving massive inefficiencies in energy markets, changing how people use and view energy, and connecting smart homes with the smart grid. We build products that connect deeply with consumers and invite them to take action to positively impact the planet, their communities, and their wallets.

We are an Equal Opportunity employer striving to create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment where everyone feels that they have a voice that is heard.

Who we are

We are looking for an assistant editor to join the content team at OhmConnect as we build out our blog to become the go-to source for home energy and electrification tips and recommendations. In this role, you will be responsible for supporting the creation and publication of new content across our various channels, including our blog, social media, website, and video platforms.

We are looking for someone who has experience working within a CMS, writing and editing blog posts, interviewing experts, and fact-checking and copyediting submissions.

What you will do

  • Track article assignments and submissions

  • Load articles into the CMS

  • Perform fact-checking and copyediting as assigned

  • Find/add article images and optimize for search

  • Add affiliate links to new and existing posts where needed

  • Write outlines, articles, and other copy as assigned

  • Book guests for podcasts, videos, and interviews


  • 1+ years of experience in journalism, content marketing, or a related field

  • Experience with updating blog posts, sourcing images, copyediting text, affiliate linking, and SEO

  • Strong writing and editing skills

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills

  • Passion for sustainability and environmental issues

Nice to have

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, marketing, communications, or a related field

  • Experience with photography and video production

If you are passionate about sustainability, have experience in digital publishing at scale, and are excited about the opportunity to create content around saving energy and home improvement, we would love to hear from you!

What you’ll get

  • A competitive salary based on experience

  • Fully remote work environment

  • Opportunity to work with amazing people who are passionate about halting climate change, thriving in a fully-remote work environment, and learning and growing every day

  • Potential to transition to a permanent role

  • Base salary: $25/hr – $38/hr

    Not eligible for visa sponsorship.


  • Individuals seeking employment at OhmConnect are considered without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identification, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

  • We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.