Senior Copywriter / Team Leader

Nisbets Plc
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Senior Copywriter / Team Leader – Bristol

Up to £24k plus benefits

Working within our Product Data team in the Ecommerce department, you will be responsible for proofing and editing product data for all of our new line launches for both web and print, ensuring all mandatory data is captured and unique to each category.

The role is ultimately responsible for all catalogue copy including product descriptions, specification tables and producing effective brand statements. In this busy, varied position you will also lead, coach and manage a Junior Copy Editor so the successful candidate will have previous team leading/ supervisory experience.

As Senior Copywriter / Team Leader your main responsibilities will be:

- Writing new product data and copy – conveying key selling points and essential specification data

- Proofing all copy for sign-off before going to press

- Writing copy in multiple ways to cover various different catalogues and leaflets such as main catalogue, promotional leaflets and additional trade counter requirements

- Responsible for product marketing copy capturing service developments and improvements such as delivery information, embroidery options and additional services

- Working with the Buying department to ensure fundamental data for new and existing products is captured and imported to Product Information Management Tool, STEP

- Engaging with all stakeholders to ensure deadlines are met

- Co-ordinating the translation of copy and data through European teams to cover expanding European market

- Taking ownership of the quality of product data held within the PIM tool

To apply for this role your experience and skills should include:

- Educated to degree level in English Language (2:1 level or above preferred) or have equivalent experience

- Previous Team leader or supervisory experience

- A Level English at grade C or above or equivalent experience

- Previous experience of working with Content Management Systems (CMS)

- The ability to adapt Tone of Voice (ToV) to target audience

- Demonstrable previous experience from within a copywriting role

- Language skills in other European languages would be beneficial but is not essential

- Previous Team leader or supervisory experience

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

About Us

Nisbets is the UK’s largest supplier of catering equipment, supplying customers in the UK and around the world.

Since Andrew Nisbet started the Company more than 30 years ago, we have grown exponentially in the UK and continue to expand throughout the world with offices in France, Spain, Ireland, Holland and Australia.

We generate nearly a quarter of a billion pounds in sales revenue annually, making us the largest and clear leader in our sector. Through our colleagues’ professionalism and dedication we continue to outperform the market and our future is as bright as ever. We are a diverse and fast-moving business with ambitious plans for the future and recognise that every single one of our colleagues plays a big part in our success.

We recruit only the very best; we don’t believe our customers deserve anything less.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience to be suitable for this role and to join Nisbets please forward your CV and click Apply Now.