PT Work From Home Opportunity--Product Copywriting/Data Entry- San Antonio
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NOVICA is a global, humanitarian company headquartered in Los Angeles and affiliated with National Geographic. We work with thousands of artisans through our international offices in Asia, Latin America and Africa. Our mission is to empower artisans to improve their lives by promoting their art, life story, and cultural heritage to a worldwide audience via the Internet. For more information please visit our website at www.NOVICA.com.
Work from home part-time on your own schedule in the NOVICA proprietary system to prepare, create and format new product information for upload to the NOVICA website.
Primary duties and responsibilities:
â€¢ Review new product profiles and photos for completeness and accuracy
â€¢ Create appealing and original product titles and rich descriptive paragraphs (in English) that accurately describe the product
â€¢ Format product specifications properly in the product database
â€¢ Request revision for products with missing or incorrect information or poor quality images
â€¢ Clear and concise writing style (English language) as well as creative copywriting skills
â€¢ Exceptional English grammar, syntax and spelling ability
â€¢ Ability to read, comprehend and translate Spanish (writing and speaking in Spanish is not required)
â€¢ Keen attention to detail
â€¢ Ability to prioritize tasks and maintain a minimum productivity level
â€¢ Strong critical-thinking, problem-solving and decision-making skills
â€¢ Ability to quickly conduct minor research on the internet as needed
â€¢ Must be fast and efficient on computer
â€¢ Must be dedicated, responsible, reliable and enthusiastic
â€¢ Visual acuity
â€¢ Reliable workstation (Mac or PC) with fast internet connection and stable/regular IP address
â€¢ Must be able to commit to a minimum of 20 work hours per week.
â€¢ Bachelor's degree
â€¢ 1-3 years relevant work experience (copywriting/editing a big plus)
â€¢ Ability to read, comprehend and translate Portuguese (writing and speaking in Portuguese is not required)
â€¢ Experience interacting and communicating with people from other cultures
Candidates contracted for this work will be paid on a per-product basis, as follows:
$2.00 per product for items with original content in English
$2.15 per product for items with original content in Spanish or Portuguese
(Initial training will be paid at the rate of $12.00 per hour.)
A successful candidate can reasonably expect to complete an average of 7-10 products per hour once they are fully trained. This position requires a minimum commitment of 20 hours per week. Payment will be rendered only for successfully completed work that has been reviewed and approved by a supervisor.
Payment will not be rendered for incomplete or poor-quality work; such products will be returned for revision and resubmission.
To apply, please submit a resume and letter of interest. In the letter of interest, please include a paragraph about which of the NOVICA global regions represented on the website is your favorite, and why. This will be used to assess your descriptive writing skills, so please submit at least 4 sentences. Spelling, grammar and syntax count.
Applications not accompanied by letter of interest will NOT be reviewed.