6 Job Posts at Lawctopus: Apply by Sep 30; Earlier is Better

We are hiring! The following roles are open (details below):

  1. Head, Marketing and Outreach
  2. Learning Manager, Lawctopus Law School (2 positions)
  3. Content Developer, Lawctopus Law School
  4. Content Manager
  5. Social Media Manager

Before you apply, please go through some important points below about our organization, its culture and what we look for in these openings.

Note: We are a completely remote organisation and we don’t intend to get into a physical office. 🙂

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Side note: If you know someone right for these positions, please inform them. If we hire them, you’ll get 20% of their first month’s salary as a finder’s fee. Just ask them to mention your name, email, and phone in the application form.


About the organization

Lawctopus is a mid-sized, organically growing, completely remote, online media and education company that believes in serving at scale and serving well. 

Some of our offerings

Lawctopus.com with 5 lakh monthly readers is India’s most popular website for law students and young lawyers. CLATalogue (for CLAT aspirants), and Academike (our law journal) are sub-properties of Lawctopus.

NoticeBard.com with 2.5 lakh readers a month is a popular website for people looking for educational opportunities and serves students and young professionals across streams.

Lawctopus Law School, our online ed-tech platform has served over 5500 learners in the last 1.5 years with its courses on law and legal skills. 

We have been covered in leading dailies like The Telegraph, The Economic Times, weeklies like the India Today, and leading web-portals like YourStory and Careers360.


About our work culture/Pros of Working With Us

1. Through our online media and education offerings, we serve a million+ young people in meaningful ways and do it with a lot of care. Resonates?

2. Being a young and growing organization you get to shape a lot of decisions we make, both big and small.

3. Completely remote: you can work when you want and from wherever you wish to. (Meetings and deadlines, of course, have a set time and we are disciplined when it comes to doing them). We use Basecamp, Google Suite tools, and Zoom to make remote work happen. 

4. We work 5.5 days a week (8 hours a day) and give ourselves 30 holidays a year: you get to take holidays when you want.

5. We pay you to learn! 

6. Moving towards being a Teal organisation.

7. We value consistent, disciplined work.

Our ideal team member’s must-have qualities

1. Attention to detail and discipline: We like our emails to be well-formatted, we like our communication to be grammatically flawless. Remote work also requires an inherent sense of discipline.

2. Entrepreneurial: Ideate. Research. And do. Iterate and improve. Many people get stuck in the research stage. Our people don’t. 

3. Tech-friendly: You should be willing to embrace technology and become comfortable with it. We work via remote tools and value cool tech hacks. 

4. Intrinsically motivated: If you are excited by the potential of online media and education to change lives (ours and the reader’s/learner’s), you’ll be the right fit.

5. Our mission is to enable informed and inspired careers. Our values are of ‘care, learning, and action’. If these resonate with you, please do apply.

6. A committment to make remote work, work: Attending meetings on time, meeting deadlines, setting up the right infrastructure to make remote work work (arranging for internet and electricty back-ups, basic work-stations, with healthy support from the organisation) is required.

Important notes

1. The last date to apply is September 30.

2. Early applications are encouraged as the positions will be closed if and when the right candidate is found.

3. We encourage applications from under-represented minorities and underprivileged groups. Please do mention the same in your application forms.

4. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If you don’t receive communication from us by October 5, you should know that your application was not found to be the right fit for the current roles.

5. If you know someone right for these positions, please inform them. If we hire them, you’ll get 20% of their first month’s salary as a finder’s fee. Just ask them to mention your name, email, and phone in the application form.


1. Head, Marketing and Outreach

Responsibilities

  • Manage organic content and digital marketing for the media sites and Lawctopus Law School: content/SEO, emails, social media, Whatsapp, webinars, Quora, etc.
  • Manage the affiliate partnership-based student partner program (SPP).
  • Design and draft marketing content for emailers, articles on Lawctopus, social media posts, etc.
  • Liaison with the sales team to achieve desired financial outcomes.

Qualities and Experience Required

  • 4-10 years of experience working in marketing roles.
  • Know-how of email marketing, SEO, and social media marketing.
  • A way with words, images, and a deep understanding of various social media platforms.
  • A keen interest to generate ideas that go big!
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks.

Salary: Rs. 40,000-80,000/month.

Number of positions: 1

To apply, please fill the form here.

The application form also contains a task which requires you to prepare an actionable, 2-page marketing document.


2. Learning Manager, Lawctopus Law School

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of development and delivery of courses.
  • Development means creating course plans, researching and writing for reading modules (in consultating with external experts), liasoning with experts.
  • Delivery requires excellent communication skills over email, Whatsapp, etc. (to support students in their learning journeys), and top-notch presentation and online facilitaiton over Zoom, etc.

Qualities and Experience Required

  • 3-7 years of PQE (post-qualification experience) with litigating lawyers or law firms is preferred.
  • An LLM, a CS, or a UGC-NET qualification is a plus.
  • Flawless writing skills, excellent presentation/speaking/facilitation abilities.
  • Project management skills (ability to multi-task and get things done with high quality standards and on time).
  • An interest and ability in delivering learning through video formats will be a huge plus.
  • A keen interest in online education and a long-term vision to make a career in this field.

Salary: Rs. 40,000-80,000/month based on experience and current salary.

Number of positions: 2

To apply, please fill the form here.

The application form also contains a task which requires you to prepare a document and a video.


3. Content Developer, Lawctopus Law School

Responsibilities

  • Research and write for development of learning material for Lawctopus Law School.
  • Liason with external freelancers (researchers/writers/proofreaders), and experts (top notch academicians and legal professionals in India) to develop reading modules, assignments, course structures.
  • An interest and ability in delivering learning through video formats will be a huge plus.
  • If you are good with design, that will be a huge plus.
  • Editing, proof-reading, quality-checking existing learning material.

Qualities and Experience Required

  • 3-7 years of PQE (post-qualification experience) with litigating lawyers or law firms or legal publishing houses is preferred.
  • Flawless writing and editing skills are a must-have.
  • Basic design skills and an interest to record video content are both preferable.
  • A keen interest in online education and a long-term vision to make a career in this field.

Salary: Rs. 40,000-80,000/month based on experience and current salary.

Number of positions: 1

Application form: 

To apply, please fill the form here.

The application form also contains a task which requires you to prepare two 2-3 page documents; one, a course structure; and second, a learning module.


4. Content Manager

Responsibilities

  • Write content for Lawctopus’ posts, marketing material (for emailers, social media, etc.)
  • Manage and mentor a network of interns, volunteers, and freelancers to generate quality content.
  • Commission pieces, write featured pieces for publication on the website.
  • Edit, review currently existing material.

Qualities and Experience Required

  • You must be a law graduate and have high quality writing skills.
  • 2-7 years of PQE is required.
  • Previous experience in digital marketing is a plus.
  • A keen interest in online media/marketing/education and a long-term vision to make a career in this field.

Salary: Rs. 35,000-70,000/month based on experience and current salary.

Number of positions: 1

To apply, please fill the form here.

The application form also contains a task which you have to submit along with the form.


5. Social Media Manager

Responsibilities [we’ve copied the responsibilities from here as we found them aligning to our needs]

  • Perform research on current trends and audience preferences.
  • Design and implement social media strategy to align with business goals.
  • Set specific objectives and report on ROI.
  • Generate, edit, publish and share engaging content daily (e.g. original text, photos, videos and news).
  • Monitor SEO and web traffic metrics.
  • Collaborate with other teams, like marketing, sales and customer service to ensure brand consistency.
  • Communicate with followers, respond to queries in a timely manner and monitor customer reviews.
  • Oversee social media accounts’ design.
  • Suggest and implement new features to develop brand awareness, like promotions and competitions.
  • Stay up-to-date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools and applications.

Qualities and Experience Required

  • 2-6 years of experience working in marketing roles.
  • Know-how of social media marketing, SEO, and related online marketing tools.
  • A way with words, images, and a deep understanding of various social media platforms.
  • An understanding of technology and data.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks.

Salary: Rs. 30,000-60,000/month

Number of positions: 1

To apply, please fill the form here.

The application form also contains a task which requires you to prepare 2 creatives with related content.

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