Freelance Writer at Angi (Remote)

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Angi® is transforming the home services industry, creating an environment for homeowners, service professionals and employees to feel right at “home.” For most home maintenance needs, our platform makes it easier than ever to find a qualified service professional for indoor and outdoor jobs, home renovations (or anything in between!). We are on a mission to become the home for everything home by helping small businesses thrive and providing solutions to financing and booking home jobs with just a few clicks.  

Over the last 25 years we have opened our doors to a network of over 200K service professionals and helped over 150 million homeowners love where they live. We believe home is the most important place on earth and are embarking on a journey to redefine how people care for their homes. Angi is an amazing place to build your dream career, join us—we cannot wait to welcome you home!

At Angi, we are revolutionizing the way that every American homeowner improves and maintains their home. We do this by creating digital products and experiences to help hundreds of millions of homeowners connect with talented service professionals to get work done. We are a two-sided marketplace that is reimagining how people care for and improve their homes while also nurturing growth of independent small businesses. As #1 in the home services category, our tremendous scale is the launchpad to boundless inventions in technology and product! 

The Content & Editorial team at Angi is looking for experienced Freelance Writers to join our growing network of contributors. We’re building best-in-class digital content to help our users learn how to improve and take care of their homes.  

This is a freelance position and we are only accepting US-based hires at this time.

As a freelance writer for Angi, you will work with the Content & Editorial team to create and update engaging, informative articles on home topics including home repair and renovations, plumbing, electrical, interior/exterior home painting, landscaping, and the costs associated with these projects.  

Freelance writers will receive content briefs that contain details about each assignment, including priority keywords, suggested headlines, meta data, and subheadings, as well as general voice and tone guidelines and other best practices. Writers will be responsible for implementing changes based on feedback from Content Editors. 

Content properties you will write for include, but are not limited to: 

  • angi.com/articles/
  • homeadvisor.com/cost/

In this role, you’ll:  

  • Write 5 to 20 long-form articles per month, submitting articles throughout the month to meet deadlines. 
  • Perform in-depth research and cross-reference online resources to write content that is factually correct and original.  
  • Optimize articles for SEO using keywords, tables, visuals, etc.
  • Translate sometimes complicated topics and data into articles that are clear and easy to digest.
  • Incorporate edits and feedback from Content Editors, up to two rounds. 
  • Coordinate with the Content Project Manager for assignments and deadlines. 
  • Create content that upholds Angi's brand voice/tone, grammatical and factual accuracy, readability, and expertise, authority, and trust.  
  • Adopt a brand voice that is insightful, useful, relevant, engaging, and ultimately more helpful than any other content online. 
  • Ensure all work is free of grammatical errors prior to publication. 
  • Record time or projects accurately, submit itemized invoices on time, and follow up on payment, as needed, directly with our Accounts Payable department.  

You’re fit for this role if you’re:  

  • Passionate about creating content (and home improvement!)
  • Comfortable writing content for the web and have at least 2 years of experience doing so.
  • Knowledgeable about SEO and proficient at incorporating best practices into your writing.
  • Experienced writing home content for a digital magazine or website strongly preferred
  • Adept at using Grammarly, Google Docs, or other editing tools.  
  • Familiar with project management tools such as Monday.com is a plus. 
  • A degree in English, Communications, Creative/Technical Writing, Journalism, or a related degree is preferred, but equivalent experience will be seriously considered.  

Rate & Benefits: 

  • The salary band for this position ranges from $0.10 – $0.20 per word, commensurate with experience and performance. 
  • This is a freelance position and is not eligible for company benefits.

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An Insider's view of Angi

What’s the vibe like in the office?

From my first day walking into the building, it felt as if I had entered the most inviting home I had ever been in. The culture was evident, from the smiles and overall happiness to be at work, was a first for me. When I think of the culture the first thing to come to mind is a large table with room to fit all of our culture that we bring to the ta

Sean

Inside Sales Manager

What projects are you most excited about?

The Leadership Development Program is a project to become eligible for management. Career growth is one of the reasons I chose a career with HomeAdvisor. The projects I am working on focuses on improving my FTE, Retention, and Pipeline Management to make sure I am in good standing to become the best version of myself and to lead a team

Kira

Bowman

What makes someone successful on your team?

Being coachable, you have to be willing to put yourself out there and not always wait for a coaching. Feel comfortable to talk to someone if you’re having an issue and soak up the feedback, be moldable.

Rachel

Inside Sales Manager

What is your vision for the company?

The vision of the office in Chicago is to grow leaders. The Sales Leadership Development Program provides mentorship to sales representatives who are interested in future leadership opportunities, and new managers transitioning into the role. The course is designed to help breed our leaders and future leaders with the tools necessary to succeed

Connor

VP of Sales

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

When I was selected to do the open bell ceremony in New York during the merger. It lit another fire under me and let me know that there’s a different kind of energy here. I really wanted something bigger here with the company. They believed in me, and they gave me a prestigious honor. To know that the company believed in me, made me give 150%.

Antoine

Sales Manager

What are Angi Perks + Benefits

Angi Benefits Overview

Angi strives to make all employees feel valued through a variety of programs, perks, and benefits. We're proud to offer a competitive salary with unlimited earning potential for our sales consultants, and supplement that with comprehensive healthcare offerings, pet insurance, catered meals, and more!

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
We have an onsite gym in our RiNo building for unlimited use by our employees!
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program

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