Position SENIOR Retail Copywriter - AGENCY EXP a MUST -Freelance
Location Manhattan
Starts 7/23
Duration Through 8/25 (possibility of extension)
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client is a reputable telecommunications company seeking a Freelance SENIOR Retail Copywriter to join their team on 7/23.

The SENIOR Retail Copywriter is responsible for development of compelling creative concepts and high quality verbal content, within brand and on strategy, across a large variety of print and digital media specifically geared towards our multiple Retail channels.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Write creative, effective marketing copy for Retail following a creative brief.
• Research clients, their competitors and the target audience to support creative strategy and inform the execution.
• Provide writing support for aligned client group(s), as well as supporting projects from other clients as demand and scheduling requires
• Collaborate with creative team as needed to meet specific project objectives.
• Produce original, clear and credible copy and take accountability for the final development of creative assets.
• 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.
• Edit and proofread material as demand and scheduling requires.

REQUIREMENTS:
• 5+ years writing experience required from in-house or agency background
• Experience working for a major retailer or national specialty store preferred
• Maintain a consistent voice and audience focus in writing.
• Understand writing applications in traditional and emerging channels
• Proficiency with AP and Chicago Manual of Style
• Ability to “boil down” verbose content to the “essence” of the main message in a concise, effective manner
• Exhibit consistent quality control in work
• Exhibit an understanding of specific channels or vertical markets as required by job function
• Demonstrate ability to adapt style of copy to various audiences, purposes, or media
• Exhibit competency presenting creative work

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc199@jobalert.creativecircle.com