This is a part-time / full-time opportunity for a copywriter in a virtual / remote office environment. The successful candidate will be joining a Chicago-based marketing firm with a diverse book of clients and will need to apply principles of creative copywriting, and have a basic understanding of Search Engine Optimization and Online Marketing to improve the development of all marketing projects.
Required Skill Set:
• Must be an independent, motivated, self-starter, with an exceptional eye for detail.
• Problem solving with simple, creative ideas that communicate concepts and information through copywritten elements.
• Ability to work full-time (40 hrs) or part-time (20 hrs) remotely with high speed internet, cell phone, software, and computer.
Copywriting for web, mobile, social, blogs, email, ebook, and print within the creative parameters given, continually pushing the direction forward with fresh ideas.
Pay range is commensurate with experience. Job includes full time 40 hour week, or part-time 20 hour week, with end of year bonuses.
Desired Skills and Experience:
• 3+ years proven experience writing (ad agency or client side experience).
• Must love story telling and being creative with your content
• Experience with headline-driven campaigns and attracting attention across all media channels.
• Can refine content per target audience
• Must be able to develop tone and voice for various clients
• Enjoy collaborating with other creative team members to come up with creative content solutions for clients
• Strong background in writing & communications, team player with excellent communication skills, proofing & editing skills.
• Ability to work 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday in a virtual environment with high degree of autonomy (Central Time Zone).
• Highly organized and able to execute creative briefings on time.
• Strong comfort level and flexibility for writing process that needs refinements and changes frequently.
• Comprehensive SEO, AdWords, Online Marketing, & Social Media knowledge a plus.
Please forward a resume, writing samples, realistic salary requirements and no more than 4 bullet points on email as to why you are the right candidate for this remote Copywriter position. Please embed a link to your recent work samples. Applicants will not be considered without a work samples.