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Sustainability Writer



Marketing & Communications
Metropolitan City of Venice, Italy
Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Sustainability writer

Do you want to be part of the most disruptive & acclaimed startups in sustainability? Do you also believe in the power of knowledge to shape a better world? Achieve a real impact by joining illuminem’s Media team! Welcome onboard!

About us & our vision

illuminem is the leading source of sustainability information and data. Over 1300 global experts (from Climate Ministers to leading academics) make illuminem the world’s largest network in sustainability. It has been recently awarded as one of TechStar's 12 Sustainability Startups globally, AngelList’s ‘Top Digital Startups' in Europe and Startup Italia’s ‘Leading Innovator in Italy’. Visit https://illuminem.com/

What will you do?

  • ⁠Produce high-quality content on sustainability and green technologies, highlighting our clients' challenges and innovations within the sustainability market
  • ⁠Conduct thorough research to understand the technologies, market trends, and business models of our clients
  • ⁠Collaborate closely with our clients and internal teams to gather necessary information and insights for review and report development
  • Assist in creating and editing marketing collateral such as newsletters, website content, and social media posts
  • Stay updated on industry trends and best practices to continuously improve content quality and relevance

What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications, English, or related field
  • Proven experience as a Copywriter, preferably with a focus on sustainability, tech, or startups
  • Strong writing and storytelling skills, with the ability to translate complex business and technological concepts into clear and engaging content
  • Excellent research skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency in Google Suite and familiarity with content management systems
  • Knowledge of SEO principles and experience optimizing content for search engines is a plus
  • Portfolio demonstrating past work in sustainability or energy writing is highly desirable
  • Willingness to be co-located in our Venice HQ (accommodation provided)
  • Legal Work Eligibility in Italy and the UK: Hold a valid EU Working Permit in order to proceed for this position

Why should you apply?

  • Have a story you will tell for life: Be part of the success of a high-potential venture from its launch
  • Join a valued network: Join a team composed of top professionals and advised by C-level executives, gaining access to unparalleled networking, career & mentoring opportunities
  • Invest in yourself, not only on your CV: Learn how to launch a successful business not by reading a biography but by taking the challenge, turning everyday problems into solutions
  • Work for a company worth your name: Do not compromise on your ideals, but be proud every day to achieve impact for a big cause, and simply work in an environment grounded in its values

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We at http://illuminem.com value a diverse workforce and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds, and are looking forward to welcoming the right person to our team.