#137943

Copywriter

Location:
Stamford, WI
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
$18 - 24 / hr.
posted by:
Vicki Schuch
Date:
09/12/2018

Job Description:

Copywriter

This role is responsible for writing copy for marketing collateral projects being worked on in the Creative Services team. The purpose of the role is to ensure a solid copy/conceptual foundation on which to build on-brand, engaging and creative marketing materials.

Responsibilities

  • Create compelling headlines and persuasive long-form copy across all channels including: Brochures, white papers, advertising, Direct Mail, Web Copy, etc…
  • Influence and or edit copy developed by internal marketing teams or external writers to ensure that it reflects the brand and our style guidelines.
  • Develop themes and write copy for B2B marketing collateral, digital, presentations, events and experiences.
  • Collaborate with other Creative Services team members to develop creative strategies, concepts, themes and content.
  • Use Workamajig to track project progress and communicate project status with stakeholders during the project. Dimension of the Position
  • Reports to the Manager, Creative Services, Content and Manager, Creative Services, Europe (this position has no direct reports)
  • Focus (approximate): 80% operational, 20% strategic
  • The postholder will be expected to partner with colleagues from across the company to contribute to the progress of projects
  • Incoming projects for the postholder will be entered into an online tool by the project management function within Creative Services

 

Business Knowledge/Educational Background

  • Professional presentation, positive energy and creative thinker
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience writing and editing across marketing media, online as well as offline, and for a range of products, services and offerings.
  • Ability to work on a portfolio of projects at any one time, responding flexibly to the changing needs of the business
  • Ability to manage, edit and critique the work of other writers
  • Possess excellent conceptual and brainstorming skills and be able to translate ideas into successful marketing content
  • Strong strategic thinker capable of synthesizing and simplifying complex information
  • Team player who’s able to appreciate different points of view and build consensus with other creative staff as well as with stakeholders
  • Ability to think conceptually and strategically
  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent by experience
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office tools
  • Experience using digital asset management tools and of asset metadata preferable
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite applications preferred

 

This is a temp-to-hire opportunity - 32 hours / week.