This job has expired

Junior Digital Copywriter

Employer
Candidate Source
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
23 Jul 2021

View more

Sector
Marketing & PR
Contract Type
Permanent
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

About the Junior Digital Copywriter Role

We are looking for an exciting and compelling writer to join our dynamic team of copywriters and content creators. Our ideal candidate is a writer that is both creative and productive, balancing quality with quantity. The successful candidate will be versatile enough to write long-form articles and product descriptions as well as punchy, eye-catching copy. As well as being a great writer, we need copywriters with the ability to make complicated or technical topics easy for our audience to understand.

About Us

We are a successful e-commerce company with over 20 websites across a number of industries, including healthcare, personal protective equipment, medical, sports and fitness products. We are constantly launching websites and moving into new sectors. In order to fulfil our goal of growing our customer base and influence, we require talented writers who can craft high quality copy.

We have a strong belief in the power of great content and we back up this belief by maintaining a vibrant team of creative individuals. Now we are looking for another enthusiastic and capable copywriter to add to our family!

Show Us How Good You Are With 10 Bullet Points

To prove how good your writing is, we require you to send us 10 bullet points describing why you are perfect for the role along with your current CV:

Include your 10 bullet points in the cover note area of the email making sure that they are preceded by the words "My 10 Bullet Points", or,
If you are having trouble modifying that area, please put them at the very top of your CV with the title "My 10 Bullet Points".
If you don't provide the 10 bullet points, we cannot progress your application.

What Will This Junior Digital Copywriter Role Include?

Adding products to the website, including writing compelling and comprehensive descriptions quickly and accurately
Writing blogs and other ad hoc pieces of copy as the business requires
Liaising with suppliers for product data, images, prices and any other relevant information to improve your listings
Collating all product information, data, and specifications provided by suppliers and manufacturers
Optimising copy for search engines (SEO)
Resizing and editing product images
Calculating retail prices from trade price information to ensure healthy profit margins
What Are We Looking For?

What we need in a candidate:

A creative individual who is keen to develop their writing skills
A passion for the written word and exceptional written communication
Native-level fluency in English with a high proficiency in grammar, syntax and punctuation
Polite phone manner and the ability to communicate confidently with our suppliers
The ability to focus on tasks without micro-management
A writer that can create high-quality content quickly and efficiently
The ability to respond positively to criticism and adapt writing to fit our house style
What we would like in a candidate:

Previous copywriting / marketing experience
Previous office experience in any capacity
Degree-level education (especially in a related subject)
Good head for figures and a strong grasp of maths, especially with regards to calculating percentages (calculators and training provided)
Previous experience with SEO (training is provided)
Experience with pay-per-click (PPC) advertising
What Can We Offer You?

A creative role in an established and growing company where you can learn from experienced copywriters and have an immediate and direct impact
Regular team outings for team building and socialising both within the content team and within the business at large
Beers, sweets and chocolates on a Friday
An extra holiday day for each year of work (up to an additional 5 holidays)
Christmas and summer party
Free tea and coffee
The working hours of this Junior Digital Copywriter role are 9.00am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday (37.5 paid working hours per week). In return you will receive a salary of between £21,157.50 to £23,010 per annum (£10.85 to £11.80 per hour) depending upon your ability and previous relevant experience.

How Do I Apply For This Junior Digital Copywriter Role?

To progress your application to the next stage, we require you to complete a small challenge to prove that you have a good eye for detail and excellent writing skills; we would like you to send us 10 bullet points describing why you are perfect for the role along with your current CV.

Include your 10 bullet points in the cover note area of the email making sure that they are preceded by the words "My 10 Bullet Points", or,
If you are having trouble modifying that area, please put them at the very top of your CV with the title "My 10 Bullet Points".
That's all we need; your 10 bullet points and your CV.

We look forward to seeing what you come up with!

The job title of 'Junior' relates simply to the level of experience and has no relevance to age. You are encouraged to apply for any opportunities that you feel to be suitable, irrespective of age or level of experience.

Candidate Source Ltd is an advertising agency. Once you have submitted your application it will be passed to the third party Recruiter who is responsible for processing your application. This will include holding and sharing your personal data, our legal basis for this is legitimate interest subject to your declared interest in a job. Our privacy policy can be found on our website and we can be contacted to confirm who your application has been forwarded to
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert