If you’re exceptional at crafting exceptional copy that could sell any product, then a fast-paced homeware retailer wants you as their next Senior Copywriter. You must have a Degree/Diploma in Copywriting, English or Communication, at least 4 years’ experience in a similar role, specifically retail advertising and digital. The core role involves producing copy for all print, web & retail marketing material to entice consumers. InDesign and experience writing for mass market brands will prove hugely beneficial.
Copy Strategy & Copywriting –
Write effective sales-driven copy for marketing material across all channels.
Ensure a consistent brand presence is maintained across all platforms.
Write engaging copy that is clear and tailored to meet both the channel and target market profiles.
Creative Processes –
Constantly strive to improve workflow and processes to work more efficiently and accurately.
Effectively manage change in the creative department.
Build interdepartmental relationships for effective communication.
Degree or Diploma in Copywriting, English or Communication.
A minimum of 4 years’ copywriting experience in retail advertising, digital copywriting, direct marketing or below-the-line advertising.
Experienced in both print and digital.
Computer literate (MS Office Suite, Adobe InDesign – a bonus).
Able to produce excellent copy with minimum guidance.
Skilled at writing product copy that sells.
Able to edit, rewrite and proof copy.
Ability to simplify the complex and make it customer-friendly.
Experience writing for mass market brands preferred.
Innovative and exceptionally articulate in communicating ideas.
Deadline-driven with a passion for retail.
Proactive & Problem-solver.
Good planning and organisational skills.
While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.
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