Content Marketing Specialist

  • EnergySage
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Feb 12, 2022
Communications Marketing

Job Description

Do well by doing good.

Ready for a challenge? 

EnergySage is the leading online marketplace for solar and other clean energy technologies and the most-visited solar energy website in the country: Last year, 10 million people used our content and tools to research and evaluate solar, batteries, community solar and other energy products and services. Our brand is trusted by consumers, thought leaders, and the media. Check out our coverage in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post. 

We are a team of passionate, collaborative, authentic individuals who are dedicated to making renewable energy options more accessible and affordable to consumers. Currently we are ~70 employees and growing rapidly. 

Read more about our company and our team:

Content Marketing Specialist

The Content Marketing Specialist will be instrumental in elevating an already influential platform with content valued and trusted by renewable energy consumers and industry stakeholders. Our content is used by consumers to research, evaluate, select and purchase renewable energy solutions. We are committed to developing content that is relevant, influential and respected in our industry.

Harnessing your excellent written communication skills – and experience creating and implementing engaging, informative digital content – you will develop content that impacts and drives adoption of a wide range of solar and renewable energy solutions. 

Ideally, you should have some clean energy expertise, including solar. 

The Content Marketing Specialist, reporting to the Content Manager, will join the Marketing Team in Boston, MA during an exciting time in EnergySage’s expansion.

What you’ll do:

  • Develop and update technical content across numerous channels and renewable energy topics to be the best player in the industry.
  • Create new leading-edge content, update existing content, and maintain impactful informational resources (blog articles, videos, info-graphics, etc.) about solar, batteries, heat pumps, EVs & EV chargers, home energy management systems, and other clean energy products. Develop compelling and accurate content for all stages of the customer lifecycle.
  • Help strengthen EnergySage’s position as the destination site for consumers researching solar. 
  • Understand and support execution of the brand’s long-term goals and strategies.
  • Conduct thoughtful and exhaustive primary and secondary research (e.g., literature search, data analysis); build relationships with key industry stakeholders (e.g., leading manufacturers, policy experts, researchers). Stay up to date and ahead of industry trends.
  • Understand and incorporate competitive positioning appropriate for target audiences.
  • Ensure appropriate reviews and approvals for all content are performed for posting, publications, and promotions. 

What we look for: 

  • Expertise in renewable energy technology, policy and industry trends. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to tailor written messages to the audience – you enjoy writing!
  • Intellectual curiosity.
  • Ability to research complex subjects and synthesize information into easy-to-understand content.
  • Experience with Wordpress (preferred).
  • Demonstrated ability to present findings and recommendations to key stakeholders.
  • Working understanding and experience in content marketing and communications tactics, such as SEO, digital, and social media.
  • 2+ years of relevant experience (or educational equivalent in a clean energy-focused field of study).
  • Bachelor’s Degree.

Why EnergySage Marketing:

  • Industry-leading educational content on the most visited solar website in the country, with over 10 million annual visitors.
  • Dominant SEO presence across multiple renewable energy verticals, including solar and electric vehicles.
  • Close collaboration with in-house Marketing and Design teams, as well as our B2C and B2B customer service/sales teams known as Energy Advisors and Partner Success Managers, respectively.
  • Opportunity to research and vet the tools you’ll need to help you perform at a high level.
  • Well-respected brand and company values.
  • Consistent mentions in top-tier press outlets.
  • A team of clean energy experts to learn from.

We are EnergySage.

As the leading online comparison-shopping marketplace for rooftop solar, energy storage, community solar, and financing, EnergySage is accelerating the adoption of clean energy by improving consumer access and affordability. Our user-friendly platform is built on the principle of consumer empowerment through unbiased information, transparency, and choice. As we grow and enter new markets, we seek team members who bring new perspectives, skills, and energy that will propel us to accomplish the challenging work we have ahead.

Confidence can sometimes hold us back from applying for a job - but we believe there's no such thing as a 'perfect' candidate. So, however you identify and whatever background you bring, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come into work every day and help bring renewable energy to the broader market. 

EnergySage is committed to building a workplace that welcomes and encourages diverse perspectives. We believe that the most successful teams actively and authentically engage individuals with varied experiences and skillsets. 

EnergySage is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. Applicants from a broad range of backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Our Values

  • Consumer First: Our top priority is to serve and empower consumers through transparency, equitable access to information, and personalized interactions.
  • Better Together: We recognize that we gain and give more through collaboration, partnership, and diversity of experience and perspective. We respect one another and are inspired by what we learn and achieve together.
  • Integrity: We take personal ownership and pride in doing the right thing. Our consistency, competence, and high standards earn the reputation of “trusted advisors” with all of our stakeholders.
  • Substantive Impact: We are committed to effecting and sustaining positive environmental, social, and market transformations through creativity, innovation, and persistence.
  • Iterative Excellence: Our intellectual curiosity and bias toward action drive us to continuously learn, evaluate, iterate, and improve.


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