Position Social Media Copywriter (w/ strong editing skills) - Freelance
Location Manhattan
Starts July 23
Duration Through 8/25 (with possibility of extension)
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client is a renowned telecommunications company seeking a Freelance Social Media Copywriter to join their NY team on July 23rd.

The Social Media Copywriter they are looking for is quick-witted and able to concept and create ongoing original social content across various social media platforms and campaigns. Your responsibilities will include development of compelling social creative concepts and high quality verbal content, within brand and on strategy. You will need to also analyze client needs and cater content to relevant target audiences.

Key responsibilities:
• Write and produce engaging social content and campaigns across various social networks following a creative brief.
• Concept engaging and compelling content with art director.
• Produces original, clear and credible copy and is accountable for the final development of creative assets.
• Optimize social media posts (language, tone, message) based on our target audience’s behavior.
• Guarantee accuracy, attention to details and overall meets or exceeds the writing objectives.
• Ensure messaging brand guidelines and directives are embraced and adhered to in all executions.
• Execute writing requests with accuracy, producing zero errors in work (all client edits are implemented correctly, spell check was run, facts were confirmed).
• Respond to all requests and communications in a timely and thorough manner.
• Creative thought process at a high level and able to articulate the work back to the team.
• Supports peers by reviewing work to ensure zero errors in work.
• Edits and proofreads material as demand and scheduling requires

REQUIREMENTS:
• 4+ years of experience
• In-house or agency-side background writing and editing copy for social channels
• Flawless spelling and grammar; capability to proofread at a high level with little to no errors.
• Commitment to excellence - willingness to work a flexible schedule when necessary, anticipating issues and communicating with tact and diplomacy, identifying emerging platforms and trends to drive innovation.
• Entrepreneurial spirit and innate curiosity.
• A demonstrated passion for and mastery of social media.
• Ability to maintain deadlines at a constant level.
• Exhibit competency presenting creative work.
• Ability to “boil down” verbose content to the “essence” of the main message in a concise, effective manner.
• Understands writing applications in traditional and emerging channels.
• Basic proficiency in MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc204@jobalert.creativecircle.com