Content Writer / Marketer (German)

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Content Writer / Marketer (German)

Full-time · Amsterdam

We’re looking for a German-speaking content writer who enjoys writing helpful educational content. You're enthusiastic about helping students graduate, and you believe in quality over quantity!

Does this sound like you?

We’d like to offer you an exciting responsibility: equip hundreds of thousands of German-speaking students with the tools and knowledge they need to succeed in their studies.

What is Scribbr? 🎓

We are a family of graduates with one mutual goal: Help students graduate!

Apart from the German market, Scribbr is active in nine other languages. Every month we help more than 5 million students around the world with our Proofreading & Editing services, the Scribbr Plagiarism Checker, the APA Citation Generator, and more than 1,000 articles in our Knowledge Base.

With our team of 50 in Amsterdam and more than 500 freelance editors, we do everything we can to provide the best service for students. This passion has earned us a customer satisfaction score of 4.9/5 from over 3,000 verified reviews.

Your challenge 🚀

We’ve already published hundreds of popular articles on academic topics, and now we’re helping even more students by sharing this knowledge in video form. But first, we need to make sure our content is as good as it can be.

That’s where you come in! Your main focus will be keeping the Knowledge Base up to date and improving articles before they’re adapted into engaging YouTube videos.

  • You'll dive into topics like Bachelorarbeit, Zitieren, or Methodik, critically analyze existing articles and make improvements or even rewrite articles from scratch.
  • You'll work closely with Mirjam, our German YouTube star. By providing support at the scripting stage, you’ll help her create the best educational videos out there.
  • You'll also be responsible for assisting our German Content Manager with recurring tasks and projects for, such as moderating comments, planning future video content, and other new content marketing projects.
  • You'll learn the Scribbr way of writing content and make decisions using SEO tools, keyword analysis, user research, Google Analytics data, and more.

Your work will result in great content like this. The goal is to create the most helpful content on the internet, which will be read and appreciated by thousands of students every month. 🚀

As you grow in your role, you will also develop skills in planning and delegating, learn how to prioritize new topics and give constructive feedback to other writers.

Don’t worry – you won't be tackling this challenge on your own. The team will be there to share their knowledge, experience, and ideas.

Who are we looking for?

As well as being passionate about writing, you:

  • Have a bachelor's degree or higher
  • Have experience with writing a thesis and are eager to help others achieve academic success
  • Are fluent in German and English
  • Are a good writer with an eye for detail
  • Experience creating web content is a plus
  • Have an affinity with the academic world and are tech savvy
  • Are confident in taking ownership of your content
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Are excited to learn, grow, and master your role
  • Live in or around Amsterdam

Don’t tick all the boxes but think you’d be a great match for this job? Please do apply. 😊

Who will you be working with?

Don’t worry – you won't be tackling this challenge on your own. We have an amazing marketing team to share knowledge, experience, and ideas. 🚀


Video Content Creator


German Content Manager


German Marketer



What did we achieve in 2020? 🍾

  1. +5 million visitors on

  2. +21 million page views on

  3. +1 million views on YouTube
  4. +1 million cited sources

  5. +6.000 #1 Google rankings

  6. We've earned a Trustpilot score of 4.9 😍

What can we offer?

  • A challenging, dynamic job with room to grow and mentors to guide you.
  • The chance to be a part of one of the fastest-growing startups in the Netherlands.
  • An office with a view in the heart of Amsterdam, plus everything you need for your working-from-home setup.
  • A fun, informal atmosphere and flexible work options.
  • And plenty of other perks...

New Laptop

Noise cancelling headphones

Boat rides

Travel reimbursement

Free lunch

Fun team events

25 paid holidays a year

Amazing colleagues

Ready to become the future German content writer?
We are looking forward to your application 😊.