Copy Writer

140 people like this description

Can you turn ordinary words into short, sparkling headlines? Can you deliver creative, compelling copy on tight deadlines? If so, then you may be the person we need.

We are looking for a talented web writer to write and edit a wide range of content for a highly visible business-to-consumer website. In this role, you will write marketing copy, user-interface text, and product notifications, while working closely with a variety of partners to ensure the highest quality experience for our customers.

You must be able to work well under regular deadline pressure in a constantly evolving environment, collaborate with editors and designers to address content needs, and work well without a great deal of direction.

Job duties
• Write engaging text that entices users to click through to great results.
• Work closely with the project editor to maintain deadlines.
• Edit content written by others.
• Participate in creative editorial reviews.
• Apply overarching content strategy to day-to-day work

In this role, you need to have
• 3-5 years of editorial experience working as a copywriter for a consumer-facing website. Marcom experience desired.
• Thorough understanding of online editorial best practices and priorities, as well as excellent writing and editing skills.
• Ability to convey features and functions in concise meaningful words.
• Great interpersonal skills; strong partner management experience
• A sense of humor

And you need to be
• Proactive, organized, easily able to multitask and comfortable making decisions in a fast-paced environment
• Detail-oriented, with great follow-through
• Committed to consistently delivering quality work on deadline
• Comfortable working in a collaborative team environment or, as needs dictate, in an independent, autonomous role