E-commerce Content / Copywriter Associate at Vendo (Greater LA Area, CA)
About the role:
You will be joining the digital marketing content writing team at an exciting time to collaborate with global e-commerce brands, the head of content writing, and internal account managers to communicate compelling product selling-points and engage audiences to drive conversion across multiple platforms, including Amazon, Walmart, Target, and more.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Responsible for writing and developing high-quality copy (consistent brand voice, clear, concise, grammatically correct) for product listings, including product descriptions, infographics, video scripts, and more for multiple channels including Amazon, Walmart, and Target.
Work with clients to quickly and thoroughly understand brand messaging and maintain the brand’s messaging and voice within the parameters of the marketplace.
Work closely with the creative team to proof copy within final designs to ensure it is coherent and error-free.
Ensure new and existing copy is in line with Amazon and Walmart's style guidelines.
Research the consumer category and dive into the brand products and brand story to understand product benefits.
Create enticing copy in both a longer form (high word count) and short format (with limited character counts) depending on the platform requirements.
Engage and communicate daily with account managers to ensure content needs are met, strategize on projects and to provide recommendations.
Assign approved copy to internal upload team and maintain master copy library.
Take before and after screenshots to keep a record of copy improvements made.
Edit new product content for grammar, style, flow, clarity, and brand voice before it gets to the client for initial review.
Take a proactive approach to improve existing product copy.
Work autonomously on content assignments, often with tight deadlines.
Complete special projects as needed / as requested.
What you bring:
At least 1-2 years of experience in e-commerce writing and/or a Bachelor's degree in Public Relations, Journalism, Communications.
Excellent writing, grammar, and proofreading skills with meticulous attention to detail.
Highly motivated self-starter with a passion for writing and an interest in e-commerce.
Ability to understand and digest brand / product information across many categories and communicate the key details within the product listing assets.
Multi-tasker with excellent communication skills with the ability to follow-up and consistently provide updates on progress to clients and internal teams on numerous simultaneous projects.
Ability to react quickly to changing priorities with a consistent sense of urgency.
Desire to learn and grow in the ever-changing digital marketing space.
Experience with Asana is a plus but not required.