Digital Copywriter + Editor - Richmond, VA - Richmond, VA

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 12+ Months
Status Freelance / Contract
Rate Up to $40/HR DOE
A national Brand in Richmond, VA is looking for a Digital Copywriter + Editor to join their team, 40 hours/week through November 2021 with potential to extend.

This assignment is currently remote, but will require you to be onsite in Richmond when offices reopen.

The ideal Digital Copywriter + Editor is the right mix of grammar geek and wordsmith to work onsite with our email creative team. You’ll need to be comfortable working in the digital copy editor space. You’ll edit for basic grammar, brand voice and style, and alignment with standards and best practices, and review content with the customer experience in mind.

You’ll need a positive attitude, and you must understand the benefits of process and how to use it to deliver the best results. We’ll expect you to collaborate within your core team of project manager and designer, as well as with a variety of partners.

Along with your resume, please share a few paragraphs to tell us how your experience makes you a good fit for this copywriter position—this is your chance to show us your skills in practice.

Day-to-day Work for the Copywriter includes:
- Review and proof emails created by in-house teams and outside agencies for alignment with email best practices, corporate editorial standards and brand voice.
- Provide editorial revisions to designers using Acrobat and G Suite apps.
- Work with business and creative teams as an email subject matter expert to update existing creative work or develop new email marketing creatives.
- Work with brand and business teams for multi-stage internal reviews and approvals.
- Work within tight schedules and deadlines.
- Work within regulatory and accessibility compliance guidelines.

Copywriter Qualifications include:
- Minimum 2–4 years of experience, preferably digital and/or some agency experience
- Insanely keen eye for detail, grammar, punctuation and errors
- Proven ability to check, re-check and check again to ensure all prior revisions are in place
- Strong organizational skills a must—an amazing ability to manage multiple projects and teams simultaneously
- Familiarity with Google Docs and Adobe Acrobat Pro
- Knowledge of AP Stylebook

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: