#133743

Product Copywriter [Temp]

Location:
San Francisco
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
07/02/2018
posted by:
Christie Bridges
Date:
06/05/2018

Job Description:

The Editorial Product Page team is looking for an individual to write product page content for the brands ecommerce and contribute to other writing projects during the busy months leading up to the holidays. The product team is responsible for making sure that products launch with descriptions that are accurate and on time. We work hand in hand with the dotcom merchandising to support all promotions and initiatives and to maintain and grow the online business. The copy team also works with product producers, photo, and dotcom merchandising to enable weekly launches of new product and periodic updates to existing product. We maintain brands distinctive voice on the product pages and also partner with various teams on projects from brand boutiques to social media posts. 
POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES 
• Write content for new product pages: 
1. Adapt brand copy to the brand voice and style. 
2. Edit and proof for spelling, grammar, and punctuation, as well as adherence to the brand product page format. 
3. Work quickly and manage time well to ensure that weekly pages launch on time. 
4. Communicate efficiently across teams via email and database tools to coordinate copy with the overall product launch process. 
5. Be thorough and detail-oriented, as well as proactively working to improve our process. 
• Work with cross-functional teams for copy updates: 
1. Utilize third-party tools and Microsoft Office. 
2. Create and execute banner copy as needed. 
3. QA existing copy and make individual updates as requested by cross-functional partners or brands. 
• Other projects: 
1. Write occasional editorial marketing copy if needed. 
2. Proof documents and pages as requested by various teams. 
3. Write brand boutique pages based on provided copy briefs. 
DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: 
• Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent work experience (3 years) writing for a digital retail business or agency. 
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills and attention to detail. 
• Familiarity with the Chicago Manual of Style. 
• Excellent time management skills and ability to take the unexpected in stride. 
• Team-player attitude that thrives on influencing a team of peers and leaders. 
• Highly proficient in MS Office (Word and Excel). Familiarity with HTML is also a plus. 
• Highly organized, detail-oriented, responsible, and self-motivated. 
• Experience with Smarthseet, ATG, or other database/product management software is helpful.

 

Client Description:

You’ll Love Working Here Because

  • The people. You will be surrounded by some of the most talented, supportive, smart, and kind leaders and teams - people you can be proud to work with.
  • The business. It feels good to win - we are a leader in the retail industry, defining experiential retail with a digital focus and creating the most loved beauty community in the world
  • The parent company is one of the largest luxury groups in the world, providing support to over 70 well-known brands in fashion/beauty/luxury
  • Award-winning website and ever-growing presence on social-media make it a premier digital destination.
  • Based in the heart of San Francisco’s Financial District, where support is provided to retail stores to help provide the best possible experience for their clients.  Dedicated teams cater to creating the best possible client experience via all channels creating covetable assortments, curated content, compelling storytelling, smart strategy, skillful analysis, and more. Work alongside dedicated and passionate individuals who are curious and confident, disrupting the status quo and taking chances with its innovation. This is a fast-paced environment, where there's room for fun, and the passion is real.