JOB FILLED - Content Specialist

Job Description: 

Fungi Perfecti, LLC is a family-owned business dedicated to promoting the cultivation of high-quality gourmet and medicinal mushrooms. In business since 1980, we have been instrumental in developing new technologies and markets for gourmet mushrooms throughout the world.

The Content Specialist is responsible for creating a variety of content for our D2C and B2B channels. This includes, but is not limited to emails, blogs, product packaging, printed marketing materials, and social posts. This position requires a critical eye and exceptional attention to details when reviewing content for accuracy and compliance.

This is a full-time, non-exempt position with business hours Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm; work outside of these days and hours occur occasionally in order to meet the needs of the business. This position is located in Olympia, WA and reports directly to the Marketing Communications Specialist. Local travel will be required from time to time. Responsibilities herein represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully. Other duties may be assigned to meet emerging business needs.


  • Creates new and fresh brand copy specific to Fungi Perfecti and Host Defense audiences that can be used across multiple channels, including but not limited to: publication, print, and internet media.
  • Maintains consistency of messaging across all platforms by implementing tone, voice and personality as established in brand guidelines.
  • Collaborates closely with the Content team to understand the objective and intent of desired content.
  • Reviews marketing copy and content to ensure it is free of spelling and grammatical errors, while also checking for accuracy and compliance.
  • Translates technically dense material it into easily-understandable copy directed at specific audiences.
  • Works with marketing and other teams to ensure messaging is consistent across various platforms.
  • Works closely with QA to understand DSHEA guidelines and becomes well-versed in compliant messaging.
  • Assists with creating CPG product copy for packaging and support materials.
  • Continuously audits the websites to identify areas where messaging could be improved or updated.
  • Reviews industry marketing trends and identifies audience and consumer needs to determine best ways to promote products.
  • Presents new content ideas that align with the overall marketing strategy.
  • Reviews industry marketing trends and identifies audience and consumer needs to determine the best way to promote products.
  • Performs a variety of other duties as assigned.


  • A strong writing background with exceptional copywriting, editing, and storytelling skills.
  • Two plus (2+) years’ experience as a Copywriter or related role.
  • BA in Marketing, Communications, English, or related field; substantially relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Experience in adapting to differing audience perceptions and perspectives with all written material.
  • Demonstrated work product which translates highly technical information into easy-to-understand content.
  • Understanding of web user experience and writing for search engine optimization (SEO).
  • Highly developed organizational skills with experience in meeting tight deadlines.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office or similar word processing platforms.


  • Experience with writing CPG product copy.
  • Experience in the natural products industry.
  • Basic knowledge of DSHEA guidelines.


  • Ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Ability to work flexibly and under short deadlines to meet a variety of needs.
  • Ability to come up with unusual or clever ideas about a given topic or situation, or to develop creative ways to solve a problem.
  • Ability to listen and comprehend simple to complex instructions or directions.
  • Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time; a stand-up desk is available upon request.
  • Ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures, mathematical operations).
  • Ability to use relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in an organized, fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to utilize the sense of sight (close vision, color vision and ability to focus).
  • Ability to identify and categorize information, recognizing differences or similarities, and detecting changes in circumstances or events.
  • Ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted.


  • Remote interview process.
  • Virtual meetings.
  • Proper use of masks at all times.
  • Temperature screenings.
  • Social distancing guidelines in place.
  • Sanitizing, cleaning or disinfecting procedures in place.

Fungi Perfecti, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 8:15am
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