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We welcome crazy talent and bold voices – but we check our egos at the door to collaborate effectively, create efficiently, and establish camaraderie.

At our D.C. area branding agency, we apply the same co-creation philosophy to ourselves as we do with our clients. We all bring unique skills to the table and enjoy an enviable degree of latitude – while also collaborating daily to deliver authentic value to our clients’ communities through strategy, brand positioning, storytelling, design, and experiences.

 

At Mekanic, we thoroughly assess and observe our clients’ environments, investigate areas of question and curiosity, and map possibilities to innovate our way to the best branding solutions humbly. We are addicted to each new brand challenge that surfaces, and we unlock puzzles together. With team members hailing from the U.S. to Canada, Trinidad, and Spain, we bring diverse experiences, perspectives, and cultural histories to the table that shape our work and allow us to learn from one other every day.

 

The work that we do is important, as we contribute to the livelihood of businesses that serve communities. We develop our own team with precision and care – welcoming and investing in multi-faceted professionals who believe in a mission larger than themselves and their position.

 

If you are on board with Mekanic’s purpose and promise, we can’t wait to hear from you. Please introduce yourself through email at hello@mekanic.com and attach your resume and link to your online portfolio, even if we don’t display a position that exactly matches your experience.

Alexandria, Virginia

 

Mekanic is seeking applications for freelance and/or hourly Content Strategists

Position: Part-Time (Part-Time/Freelance Content Strategist) 

Reports To: Senior Strategist

A Content Strategist for Mekanic is responsible for writing a variety of material, both short and long-form, for agency clients and Mekanic.

 

The person in this role will work with Mekanic’s strategists and use brand strategy direction, research findings, and their established knowledge of a client’s values and core brand messaging to author client resource documents. This position provides copywriting and proofreading support for client marketing collateral, websites, and social media channels.

 

The Content Strategist’s primary responsibility is content development, but this position will also contribute to market research efforts by conducting stakeholder interviews and competitor analyses. The Content Strategist is also responsible for producing content for Mekanic, including web copy, blog posts, white papers, presentations, and campaigns. The Content Strategist also plays a critical role in ensuring client deliverables, proposals, and Mekanic marketing assets are polished and error-free. 

 

Essential Responsibilities:

 

  • Synthesize online survey responses to author Brand First Impressions Summaries.
  • Proofread and copyedit client deliverables, project proposals, content for the Mekanic website and social channels, and other content as needed.
  • Record minutes in client workshops and share organized meeting recaps with the team.
  • Conduct stakeholder interviews (in person and by phone) and organize interview findings in Stakeholder Briefs.
  • Conduct online research to author Competitor Analyses and Brandscape Summaries.
  • Using a client’s Core Brand Messaging Framework as a guide, create content for client communication channels and marketing collateral such as website copy, social media content, and copywriting for print and digital pieces.
  • Using the discovery findings and brand strategy direction, author client resource documents such as Executive Findings Briefs, Brand Insights & Recommendations Reports, and Marketing & Communications Frameworks—both in report and presentation slide formats.
  • Create Portfolio content and social media copy for the Mekanic website, digital channels, and creative campaigns.
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Like what you have learned about Mekanic? Please introduce yourself and attach your resume and link to your online portfolio. We’d love to hear from you even if we don’t display a position that exactly matches your experience.

hello@mekanic.com