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How a Financial Content Publisher Hired a Technical Writer for $800/ month

Learn how our clients utilize Shepherd to hire top overseas talent.
Success Stories is a regular series all about the talent our clients hire via Shepherd and how much they cost. New here? Shepherd is a headhunter agency that helps small businesses hire top overseas talent for 80% less than US equivalents.

Editor’s note: Some customers prefer not to be named, so we’ve purposefully removed their company name in this article. We’re their secret weapon. :-)

What does this client’s business do? 

Our client helps people make informed personal finance decisions through articles on credit cards, banking, investing, and the like. Their tools and pieces of advice make it easy for their readers to choose the best financial products and services. 

Who was hired and what was their role?

To sustain their dynamic content, they needed a new Technical Writer who will be responsible for credit card content on the blog. After assessing applicants, Shepherd recommended hiring Angelica.

Angelica does the following as their new Technical Writer:

  • Writes high-quality stories with a strong consumer-first orientation
  • Writes reviews on U.S. credit cards and bank account products 
  • Researches consumer pain points and the best solutions for them

What is the salary of the individual they hired?

Angelica now works full-time in the client time zone for $800 per month.

What was the candidate’s background before being hired?

With a good background in content writing, Angelica was the most suitable candidate to hire. She has a degree in Speech and Theater Arts and a Masters's degree in English Literature and Literature Teaching. Angelica has worked as a freelance content writer for a Canadian tech company and a digital marketing agency in Singapore. 

Need to hire someone like this too?

When you need to hire an efficient Technical Writer to support your business, reach out to us at Shepherd.

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