Sr. UX Copywriter (9750363)

Deerfield, IL
Hourly Rate
Start date:
Posted By:
Anne Baesemann

Job Description:

Aquent's established yet innovative client in Deerfield is looking for a Sr. UX Copywriter to work a contract role. 

Sr. UX Copywriter writes clear & concise UI copy for Renewal products.
Making sure copy is consistent through the experience.
S/he contributes to overall definition and documentation of tone of voice & UI guidelines.
S/he is able to foster and build relationships with cross cutting teams advocating and promoting UX copywriting.

Job responsibilities:

• Writes clear, concise UI copy that aligns with defined voice and tone for Renewal Suite of Products.

• Supports all platforms, and looks at all Renewal products through a global lens, making sure UIs content is consistent across the product ecosystem.

• Creates copy for Renewal set of applications, interaction flows, error messages, notifications, emails, learning articles, and other internal messaging.

• Contributes in defining content guidelines, development of content patterns, and voice and tone guidelines and documenting those in internal HIG (Human Computer Interaction Guide).

• Conducts content audits and analyzes end user’s data to evaluate content effectiveness.

• Works closely with design, product & research to validate changes in copy & taxonomy is aligned with end user’s mental model and expectations.

• Collaborates with designers, product managers, and researchers to brainstorm and deliver compelling copy solutions.

• Presents and rationalizes copy work to cross-functional teams.

• Participates and contribute at variety of UX & product design reviews.

• Manages multiple projects throughout product development life cycle and ensure timely delivery of all.

• Builds relationship between internal & external stakeholders, from design, product, engineering to business partners, advocating importance of consistent copy throughout the experience.

• Contributes to defining best ways of working and incorporating copywriting best practices. 


• Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in English, journalism, communications, marketing or an associated field of study.

• 5+ years of experience as a UX copywriter focusing on desktop and/or mobile applications.

• Ability managing strategy of crafting a cohesive set of writing best practices and requirements, understanding a very complex set of related products, and yet ability to find the exact right word for a label.

• Ability to create cohesive copy using an appropriate tone across multiple touchpoints and experiences.

• Ability to contribute to concepts and working sessions with cross functional teams.

• Demonstrate portfolio of writing samples to include in-app UX copywriting across multiple interfaces.

• Experience introducing the concept of a UX writer into an organization and managing change for the adaptation of this role.

• Experience in fostering and building relationships.

• Experience in Product Development Life Cycle, User Centered & Agile Methodologies. 

• Must have portfolio link or samples to show of past UX Copywriting work