Marketing Content Writer

If you ever wondered what it would be like to have cities or even the entire world as your sandbox, grab your shovel and pail because we have an opportunity for you. Upland is the earth’s metaverse that sits on top of the real world where people buy, sell and trade virtual properties based on actual addresses. Players compete and win rewards in mini-games, connect virtually with a thriving, passionate community, and can even earn money in their own virtual businesses.


Uplandme, Inc. was founded in 2018 by three serial entrepreneurs. The game launched into open beta in January 2020 and became the largest blockchain game just eight months later. Available for iOS, Android, and the mobile web, Upland uses blockchain technology to power “true ownership” of digital assets.

To expand its reach beyond blockchain aficionados and towards a mass-market audience, we are looking for a highly creative and organized content writer to create content for blogs, articles, product descriptions, social media, and the company website.


Responsibilities:

  • Design, write, edit, test, and improve the content that makes our brand come to life on our platforms. This includes landing page, user journey messaging, email campaigns, performance marketing, and other brand activations.
  • Ability to draft and tell a story with infographic data and charts, then work with a Design team to create
  • Work collaboratively within a cross-functional team environment with marketing directors, designers, engineers, strategists, and product designers.
  • Create original, breakthrough work
  • Present ideas in a clear and focused way that builds consensus within the team
  • Work autonomously, as well as within teams, depending on the project
  • 3+ years of experience in an advertising agency or in-house setting, concepting and writing copy for global brands
  • Demonstrated experience working on mobile-first social campaigns for brand marketing, content marketing, and promotions
  • Experience with a writing style that breathes humanity into technology in a way that is understood by audiences
  • Demonstrated history of self-initiated projects
  • Experience and interest in product storytelling and project strategy

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in communications, marketing, english, journalism, or related field
  • 4+ years of proven content writing or copywriting experience
  • Working knowledge of content management systems
  • Excellent writing and editing skills with a portfolio of published articles or corresponding content
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple projects concurrently in a highly cross-functional organization
  • Must be detail-oriented and analytical
  • Proven project management experience and prioritization skills
  • Communication and presentation experience
  • Experience in fast-paced, high-growth, highly matrixed environments
  • Able to exercise initiative and use good judgment to make sound decisions
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Strong planning and organizational skills, as well as problem-solving ability

Work with a passionate, highly experienced, innovative team and have a wide range of independence while solving fascinating problems that span gaming, economics, marketing, computing, and sociology. Capitalize on the opportunity to grow with Upland in terms of responsibilities and your career. We offer competitive compensation both in salary and equity as well as top-of-the-market benefits. 


Uplandme Inc. is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.


If you are interested in this role, please apply directly here.