Internal Journalist

Warsaw /
Marketing Team /
Full-time remote
/ Remote
About Appsilon

Appsilon is an ambitious and fast-growing software house and consultancy specializing in actions support systems and machine learning with Fortune 500 clients across the globe. We are a unique company inspired by a mission to improve our society and environment. 

We are a global leader in R and Shiny, which are used by companies of all sizes to build data applications. When companies run into difficult problems or want to initiate large-scale enterprise projects, they come to Appsilon.

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Why do we need you?

Picture yourself as the bridge between technical wizardry and business impact. As our Internal Journalist, you'll be the voice that captures and conveys the latest technological innovations, news, and stories from our internal technical teams to a broad audience, both inside and outside our company. If you're enthusiastic about turning complex tech concepts into captivating narratives and driving innovation, we invite you to join our dynamic team.

Why Appsilon is a good place for you:

    • Company values and mission: We invest in being a force good through our Data 4 Good project, actively contributing to a better world.
    • Attractive compensation package: We offer competitive compensation with extensive human-first, people-focused benefits to prioritize your personal and financial well-being.
    • Open, kind, and understanding internal culture: Our company thrives on a culture of openness and kindness, where your voice is heard and your ideas matter.
    • Great leadership: Say goodbye to micromanagement and burnout risks. We believe in nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
    • Privately held: We're a fast-growing, privately held company with no outside investors, allowing us to focus on what matters most—our people and our mission.

As our Internal Journalist, your mission will include:

    • Creation of a comprehensive, quarterly content calendar aligned with the marketing and product roadmap within the first month after onboarding.
    • Delivery of high-quality technical content (blog posts, tutorials, case studies, documentation, email campaigns, newsletters, website content, social media posts, advertisements, and marketing collateral) that grows our total traffic (+100%) within the first three months and attracts potential customers.
    • Increase in organic traffic (+100% visits), conversion rates, and lead generation through effective content strategies within the first six months.

What We Expect from You:

    • Proven experience in technical content creation, preferably in the software development or data science domain.
    • A firm grasp of programming languages, especially R, and familiarity with R Shiny.
    • Exceptional storytelling and communication skills, allowing you to transform technical details into narratives that resonate with developers and business stakeholders alike.
    • Proficiency in data analysis and extracting insights from user behaviour.
    • An eagle eye for identifying growth opportunities and optimizing content strategies.
    • A passion for staying up to date with the latest trends and advancements in the data science field, the R Shiny community, and technology as a whole.
    • A collaborative mindset that enables you to build relationships and work effectively across cross-functional teams.
    • The willingness and ability to moderate panel discussions, step in front of a camera, conduct interviews, ask insightful questions, and summarize answers.

    • Nice to have:
    • Proficiency in Social Media: A strong command of various social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Twitter, Mastodon, Facebook, and YouTube, and an acute awareness of the latest trends, features, and best practices.
    • Knowledge in Life Sciences and Bioinformatics: Familiarity with life sciences and bioinformatics.

What’s in it for You:

    • Competitive salary: Enjoy a monthly B2B salary of 10,000 - 15,000 PLN + VAT, based on a full-time commitment.
    • Generous paid time off: Benefit from 26 days of paid holidays, plus the equivalent of public holidays in Poland, estimated at 11 days in 2023.
    • Comprehensive sick leave: Receive 33 paid sick leave days per year at 80% of your salary.
    • Professional Development Budget: You'll have a 5% addition to your salary allocated to a Professional Development Budget for activities that help you grow.
    • Flexible remote work: Embrace remote work with flexible hours tailored to your time zone and family life.
    • Training and conferences: Enjoy four paid days per year for training, conferences, events, or workshops.
    • Health benefits: Access private health care insurance (in Poland) or a cash equivalent if you're not in Poland.
    • Fitness perks: Receive a FitProfit or FitSport membership card (in Poland) or a cash equivalent if you're not in Poland.
    • Life insurance: You and your family will be covered with life insurance.
    • Personal assistant: Benefit from AskHenry, your assistant.

Within 3 Months, You’ll…

    • Develop a deep understanding of Appsilon's operations, products, target audience, and business value propositions.
    • Create various compelling technical content pieces to engage potential and existing customers and our community.
    • Collaborate with internal teams to curate and promote existing technical content.
    • Identify major technological breakthroughs achieved by team members and promptly launch intriguing articles about them.

Within 6 Months, You’ll…

    • Become a vital marketing team member, actively contributing to shaping its direction and strategy.
    • Establish yourself as the primary resource for creating technical content and conveying business value narratives.
    • Drive organic traffic growth and lead generation by implementing optimized content strategies.
    • Continuously enhance content initiatives through data-driven insights and iterative refinement.
    • Collaborate seamlessly with stakeholders to deliver high-quality content across diverse channels.
    • Explore innovative tools and strategies to elevate our content marketing efforts.
    • Define clear KPIs for the role, informed by automated analytics.

What to Expect During the Recruitment Process:

    • Your resume and portfolio are pivotal for the next step. We'll review them closely.
    • You’ll solve our task (you’ll need max 2 hours).
    • Interview with the Hiring Managers.

Appsilon is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applicants of different backgrounds, cultures, genders, experiences, abilities, and perspectives to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical disability, or length of time spent unemployed.

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