Copywriter - Consumer Goods & Services

Near South SF
Job Terms:
posted by:
Jessica Cizek

Job Description:

Position: Mid-level Copywriter - eCommerce
Location: Near South San Francisco
Pay Rate: DOE
Projected length: starts as 6 month-1 year contract, possible extension
Start Date: ASAP

A leading Fortune 500 eCommerce grocery and consumer goods company is hiring a Mid-Level Copywriter with 3+ years of experience in copywriting to create engaging copy for the website (headlines, taglines, banner copy, etc.) for the home page, departments, seasonal campaigns and other creative initiatives related to online shopping.

This person will work with cross-functional partners and copywriters to intake factual content and enhance this information into clear, concise, customer-friendly information that delivers results; and write creative initiatives, campaigns, and projects (for example, point-of-view advertisements, marketing campaigns, landing pages).

You will work with others on the writing team to edit and refine copy to ensure consistency and accuracy of content, maintaining brand content guidelines and style guides.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Creative Writing, Advertising, or related field, plus experience in copywriting.
Proven ability to manage projects and research for missing information.
Strong editing skills and knowledge of SEO are a must.

Client Description:

Major grocery/consumer goods retailer, but you will be employed by Aquent. Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things: You're paid weekly with the option for direct deposit Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk) Access to Fidelity 401(k) Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart passes, etc.) Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!) Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/ Access to free online courses via Lynda.com Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up).


3 years experience in copywriting.

Additional Preferred Qualifications
1 year experience copywriting in an online creative or related digital field
1 year experience developing copy concepts in a retail or marketing environment.
1 year experience working for or with creative agencies.