Celo seeks a freelance writer

January 18, 2022

Posted by Margarita Sanabria

Celo is looking for a freelance writer to help drive the organization’s content strategy and broader marketing goals.


Celo aims to remove the barriers for large-scale adoption of cryptocurrencies as means-of-payment. Using a novel address-based encryption algorithm, the Celo protocol makes sending money as easy as sending a text. Additionally, Celo uses stable-value tokens pegged to fiat currencies, like the US Dollar, to minimize volatility. Celo is an open protocol enabling many to participate in the system, even with a budget Android smartphone. The first application launched on the Celo platform, Valora, is a social payments and money transfer app, aimed at developing markets.


In this role, you will work to gain a deep understanding of our brand, mission, and audiences, and produce a wide range of content, including (but not limited to) thought-leadership blog posts, press releases, case studies, interviews, and web copy. The role is remote and will begin as a three-six month contract position. You will be expected to:

  • Ghostwrite blog posts and articles to be published elsewhere for Celo leaders and subject matter experts (SMEs)
  • Assist with annual reports and quarterly content
  • Research industry-related topics and suggest new blog topics
  • Edit copy written by your peers and SMEs
  • Assist in maintaining editorial calendars and style guides


  • Three years minimum writing experience, with at least two years experience writing for the crypto/blockchain sector;
  • A firm grasp of high-quality writing
  • Excellent researching and interviewing skills
  • Experience meeting hard deadlines
  • Able to take complex technical information and turn it into easy-to-digest copy
  • Experience juggling multiple projects
  • Familiarity with Google Analytics
  • A basic understanding of keyword research and SEO
  • Collaborative working style
  • Ethical approach to writing
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Passionate about the sector
  • Detail-oriented and able to handle editorial criticism


To apply, click here.


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