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#185098

Copywriter

Remote USA

Overview

Our client has an opening for a junior- to mid-level copywriter supporting their Platform Creative team. This role supports the creative group at one of the fastest growing CRM cloud based tech companies in the world. We’re looking for a talented, collaborative person who can create intelligent, original, and effective creative writing within a business strategy.

Please be sure to provide a writing portfolio which should include short form copy such as headlines or slogans.

You must be able to:

  • Work independently and as part of the creative team, including creative and art directors, motion designers, video editors, and designers, to deliver excellent work on every aspect of a project

  • Must be able to transform complex messaging into simple and understandable headlines

  • Flex across subject matter and wear multiple hats, thinking beyond what it means to be a copywriter and working alongside designers in their day-to-day role

  • Use Google Workspace and Salesforce tools to collaborate and execute work remotely, comfortably communicate via text-based and video chats

  • Understand the business and industry of our target audience: across all product and industries

  • Be in perpetual state of learning, always trying to understand the landscape of our industry and our competitors, and constantly honing your writing and conceptual craft

  • Bring an attitude of humility, integrity, and fun to your work and leadership

  • Remain positive and be decisive with a bias toward action during times of ambiguity, take initiative to move forward, and seek the required project information

  • Participate effectively in all necessary internal and external meetings — briefings, status, brainstorming sessions, and presentations

  • Prioritize projects to manage multiple tasks at once; able to work with project management to meet all deadlines

  • Present and sell the creative work

  • Provide a point of view and express it well

  • Develop a creative strategy, finding opportunities within a project to build content and provide value

  • Maintain strong, trusted relationships with all members of the Creative team, as well as members of the Product Marketing, Campaigns, and Experience teams (such as Demand Generation, Content, and Events)

  • Manage all information and updates (pertaining to copy) from start to finish

  • Accept and effectively incorporate partner and peer feedback into work, revising as needed

  • Be able to defend good copy and decisions

  • Work quickly and effectively under tight deadlines 

Specific Knowledge/Skills:

  • Minimum of 2+ years experience

  • We welcome individuals from non-traditional writing backgrounds who are able to set themselves up as holistic creatives interested in influencing the process from start to finish

  • You have a portfolio that displays effective, compelling writing and includes short form work such as headlines, 

  • Strong conceptual skills

  • Experience with corporate marketing and branding, and a clear understanding of marketing strategies and concepts

  • Strong presentation skills, and outstanding communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to interpret creative direction, and a willingness to learn

  • Comfort with ambiguity and change

  • Experience writing both print and web copy

  • Experience writing long-form/journalistic copy

  • Strong proofing/copy editing skills are desirable