Copywriter, Sports

Location Jersey City, NJ (Hybrid)
Starts Interviewing now for January start
Duration 40/hrs per week, ongoing possible FT Conversion
Status Currently remote, future hybrid model, Freelance to possible Full Time
Rate DOE
Our client, one of the largest entertainment companies, is seeking a sports enthusiastic Copywriter to join the team on a Freelance basis. This has the possibility to covert to Full-time for the right fit. This role will be 40/hrs a week and currently remote. Flexibility to come onsite in their Jersey City office if needed is required.

The Copywriter will be a creative, conceptual thinker, and a nimble, thoughtful writer who is not only fluent in sports, but is prepared to become fluent in the vast language of sports betting all in one to support the in-house creative team.Must be able to write all: headlines/subheads/taglines, social, email/newsletter/blog style.

Responsibilities:
Write and edit original copy and content for a range of marketing deliverables including web/mobile, radio, social, banner ads, OOH, email, video, etc.
Revise copy based on internal and client feedback/direction
Leverage the Caesars voice to best execute new state launches, activations, and betting promotions, while educating new bettors on the app/betting landscape
Interpret creative briefs to develop and produce creative concepts through execution
Present copy concepts and final deliverables to internal team, and to internal client representative as needed, and occasionally participate in pitches for new creative needs
Execute on a variety of marketing campaigns that translate a broad range of marketing objectives into clear, concise, and compelling assets

Qualifications:
Portfolio showcasing 1-3 years of related copywriting or journalism experience in an agency or sports-related setting
Experience creating integrated content across all marketing channels from digital, social media, paid media, mobile, but also out of home and print
Proven experience with concept development
Strong creative vision with an understanding of business objectives
An understanding of sports - familiarity with sports betting is a plus
Bachelors degree in journalism, English, communications, or related discipline
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat Pro, Adobe Creative Suite

This is a freelance, hybrid opportunity. Currently the team is fully remote. There will be a future expectation to be flexible to commute to Jersey City, NJ if required. (TBD)

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Lauren.Calabrese@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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