Copywriter (Digital, Social Media, Print)

Menomonee Falls, WI
Job Terms:
Hourly rate
Start date:
posted by:
Anne Baesemann

Job Description:

Aquent's client is looking for a Copywriter (Digital, Social Media, Print) to work on-location in office in Menomonee Falls. This is a contract role, most likely 6 months and can extend if things are going well. (40 hours week) MUST have a portfolio of compelling copywriting examples, preferably from an agency or in-house setting. This would be on a dynamic fast moving team in the retail space. 

In this role, Responsibilities may include crafting conceptually-sound copy across all media (with a strong focus on digital and social). Work will be in the consumer/retail space, could also work in Catalogs, Coupons, banners and the like. Ideal candidate will produce smart work, and will be tasked with juggling numerous projects for multiple accounts. Must be tone and trend aware. Must understand results driven social media in consumer experience, and have experience writing in a millennial-centric​ voice. Understanding and willingness to work/be paired with a graphic designer to create effective messages. 

The ideal candidate will have: 1-5+ years of copywriting experience in an agency setting, a great online portfolio with strong campaign work, and solid presentation skills with the ability to communicate ideas clearly. Besides possessing solid grammar skills, he/she will demonstrate a desire to push the envelope, and the ability to work both collaboratively and independently. 

*please note candidate who is selected and accepts role must take drug and background screen*


- Portfolio showing copywriting work in advertising, retail, consumer/B2C space (ads, coupons, emails, web pages, banners, product copy, etc)

- ability to write "quick hit" headlines and solution-based body copy. Fresh and Trendy Vibes appreciated! If you have experience in retail or product copywriting that is fabs. 

- Agency, Large Brand, Corporate (In-House), B2C, Retail or Fashion experience/writing samples preferred 

- 3-5+ years experience 

- Must be a self starter, not afraid to go after answers, as well as take criticism and move quickly as changes are needed, while understanding role within corporate space and brand standards

- Fabulous team player attitude - and - a sense of humor does not hurt either :)