Content Writer UK

  • Contract Type: Other (9 month(s))
  • Location: Paris, France (75017)


Launched in 2013 and following 8 years of strong growth, French Home Improvement tech company ManoMano seems unstoppable!

Thanks to the success of our fundraising (300 million euros so far), we now have more than 530 Manas & Manos located across our 3 offices: Paris, Bordeaux and Barcelona.

Our business platforms are represented in 6 countries: France, Belgium, Italy, Spain, UK and Germany. They carry over 4 million products and work with more than 3,000 sellers highly selected.

Proud to be part of the Next 40 since 2019 (Top 40 French startups), we have the objective to reinvent the Home Improvement experience by providing customers a one stop shop solution for easy access to online tips, products and innovative services.

More than anything, joining ManoMano presents a fantastic personal experience, where global projects and core values are underpinned by individual skills.

Our camaraderie, efficiency and employee-focused mindset (particularly important to us!) have led ManoMano to become renowned for the optimal working conditions it provides.

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Job Description

Within the Content division, and reporting directly to the International Content Manager, you’ll be in charge of the technical editorial output for the UK (purchasing guides, tutorials, SEO-friendly content, etc.).

You’ll be collaborating with the country Technical Content Managers and the Country Markets, Product, Business Development, Category Management and Communication teams in order to develop and enhance the user experience on and drive the growth of SEO traffic.

Managing editorial output

Setting up an editorial calendar and leading technical content production for the UK

Recruiting and managing a team of expert freelance translators/proofreaders/editors aimed at: 

-improving and adapting FR > EN translations of technical content

-curating and improving internal links between content

-producing original country-specific content (all formats)

Writing, translation, & proofreading of technical content and ensuring terminology base is up-to-date

Involvement in mapping the technical content needs according to SEO (identifying niches, content gap with competitors, effects of potential business levers)

Continuous improvement of productivity and editorial quality

Helping define the product catalogue structure

Playing a key role in technical and operational developments

Supporting technical projects alongside the Product Team

Upgrading of the Content Management System

DIY and gardening glossary project and Q&A section

Establishing innovative and customised measures aimed at improving both the user experience and customer journey on the site

Monitoring new ways content is accessed and finding innovative solutions for the form and method of distribution

Who we’re looking for:

  • For this role, we are looking for a DIY expert who has a perfect command of English and is fluent in French.
  • Desired qualities:
  • Comprehensive knowledge in the DIY and gardening sector
  •  Native English speaker level with excellent writing skills
  •  Fluent in French
  • Proven adaptability and positive attitude
  • Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Other (9 month(s))
    • Start Date: 01 February 2021
    • Location: Paris, France (75017)
    • Education Level: Master's Degree
    • Experience: > 1 year