Copywriter/ Associate Writer (Digital / Beauty Experience)

San Francisco
Job Terms:
Talent Bridge/Temp-to-Perm
posted by:
Lauren Wagenaar

Job Description:

A global beauty retailer is looking for a copywriter to assist in creating digital content for 360 marketing campaigns, web content, descriptions for new products, email campaigns, and site projects. 

Brand style is elevated, edgy, and on the sassy side, and they need a writer who can write in that tone. The ideal candidate has 1-2 years of writing experience (brand, agency, or editorial) and a love of the beauty and cosmetics industry. The team also wants to see Copywriters who understand the business side of beauty.

Must be proactive, organized, and savvy about the Internet and e-commerce.

Please include your resume and work samples in your submission.


Client Description:

Fortune 500 beauty 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).


2-3 years of experience copywriting at a brand or agency (Beauty-specific experience is helpful, but not required.) 
An understanding of the beauty/fashion retail landscape—brands, competitive landscape, industry trends, and products 
An understanding of marketing channels and best practices, plus interest in the advertising business 
Strong writing skills and openness to feedback 
Resilience, a proactive worth ethic, strong organizational skills, creativity and talent, ability to take direction, flexibility, and grit