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Pickleheads

Pickleheads

Marketing & Communications
United States
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024

** PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE PLAYED PICKLEBALL

Pickleheads is the fastest-growing technology platform for pickleball players! We’re the official court finder of USA Pickleball and help players find courts, schedule games, join groups, chat with other players, and more.

We have over 700,000 monthly unique visitors, 187,000 members, and our mobile app has 88,000+ installs. Pickleheads is the largest and fastest-growing site in our space and we have a unique opportunity to create content for this engaged audience.

We’re hiring a freelance content writer to research and write reviews, buyer’s guides, and product recommendation articles on https://pickleheads.com

Who You Are

  • 3+ years of digital writing experience
  • Based in the US or Canada
  • Experience writing product reviews and buyer’s guides
  • REQUIREMENT: must be a pickleball player (or have some experience with the sport)!

What We Offer

  • Negotiable rate ($/word or $/hr)
  • Minimum 20 hours per week of consistent weekly work
  • Opportunity to evolve to part-time or full-time engagement

What You’ll Do

  • Research and compile top product lists for buyer’s guides
  • Write thorough product reviews and comparisons through the “tested perspective”
  • Write clear copy to educate and engage our readers
  • Prepare well-structured drafts
  • Proofread and edit blog posts before submission
  • Submit work to editors for input and approval

Your Application

IMPORTANT: Please include a portfolio of work samples with your application (if available). We’re particularly interested in:

  • Product reviews, listicles, & other commercial content
  • Guides/how-tos
  • Pickleball-related content

Our Process

  1. Review your application and background
  2. An introductory video call with our COO, Brandon (20 minutes)
  3. A paid take-home writing project (2-3 hours)

About Us

Founders: Founded in 2022 by three experienced founders with multiple successful exits

Funding: We’ve raised a seed round from Overline, Ardent, and angels such as Kevin Durant

Life: We have lives, and expect you to have one too. We recognize the need for work/life balance, to take care of our families and community, and 100% embrace remote work

Customer obsession: We are obsessed with product and customer experience