Since 1986, FCP Euro has become the leading online catalog store for OEM and Genuine replacement parts for European cars. Check out our website www.fcpeuro.com.
Because of unprecedented growth, we’re expanding our company with new products and we’re growing fast! With the right people, we’re convinced the next few years will be an exciting growth phase. To meet this challenge, we’re looking for a Staff Writer.
What's the culture and personality at FCP Euro?
At FCP Euro, we’re not just the usual corporate jargon. We're big on hiring for chemistry, fit, CULTURE, and compatibility and then teaching the appropriate skills for each position. The FCP Euro culture is huge!
Right now we’re in one of the most exciting growth phases in our history. You’re going to feel that urgency, fast pace, and energy if you become part of the FCP family. Everyone has an opportunity to grow with us, especially people who show entrepreneurial spirit, ambition, and smarts.
The FCP Euro Staff Writer will report to the Content Director to write multiple articles a day for FCP Euro’s blog that align with FCP Euro’s Content Strategy. The candidate will also work closely with FCP Euro’s marketing team to direct social and email copy, as well as assist with the video team to create scripts and pitch future projects. Written topics for the blog would include company culture, DIY, motorsports, product highlights, car reviews, and long form stories. The ideal candidate is a car enthusiast with the technical proficiency and written acumen to execute autonomously on written assignments that are pre-approved by the Content Director. They will produce a high-quality product in a timely manner and exude passion with every post. They will exhibit a can-do attitude with a hands-on approach to all assigned work. They will be able to take direction well within a dynamic, high-energy environment that fosters growth through organizational goals.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
- Take lead on written projects assigned by Content Director
- Be proficient in all aspects of storytelling
- Be able to copy edit
- Be able to pitch and, more importantly, execute on new written projects that align with FCP Euro’s Content Strategy
- Understand automotive industry and be able to write critically about it
- Possesses exceptional writing and communication skills
- Manage a high-quality product with high-output
STUFF THAT COULD GIVE YOU AN EDGE:
- Previous work experience at a digital media company
- Automotive mechanical aptitude
- Ability to tell stories through all digital media platforms (Video, Photography, Social Media)
- Several written samples
- Owns a vehicle in in one of the makes we sell parts for
- Exhibits true passion for their work
The FCP Euro Staff Writer is an exempt position compensated between $45,000 and $65,000 a year.
Contact us here if you are interested, but please don't just send your resume. Sure, we're curious where you've been, but we've seen thousands of them and they seldom tell the story. Instead, help us get to know more about you, the person. What makes you unique? Why would we make a huge mistake not hiring you? You get the point. No applications will be considered without a personalized cover letter expressing why you would like to work at FCP Euro, what transferable skills you have from previous experience that could be applied to this organization, what makes you unique, and where you think you can add value to the organization.
To apply please follow the instructions above and click the link below.
We look forward to hearing from you!