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Our client, a top electronics company, in Newark is looking for a Senior Advertising Copywriter to work on a 1-2 month project with the main responsibility of writing + editing below-the-line content. They are looking for someone who has the ability to go beyond the basics, come up with creative ideas and provide strategic solutions while thinking critically. MAIN JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Lead the development of copy for below-the-line materials, including: packaging, websites, e-tail pages, mobile apps, quick-start guides, how-to video scripts, case studies, emails and other copy driven materials Support the creative team by participating in development of big idea ad campaign concepts and executions Edit your work and copy from across the company to communication more effectively with readers, adhere to our internal style guys and check for trademark issues KEY QUALIFICATIONS: **MUST HAVE PORTFOLIO THAT DEMONSTRATES EXPERIENCE BELOW Advertising and ad agency experience Experience writing for video + commercials Experience working with big brands (global household names) Created across multimedia ad campaigns SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: 5+ years of experience at a creative/design agency, client-side brands or as a full-time consumer tech journalist Substaintial domain expertise Interest or curiosity in consumer technology Skilled story teller with exceptional communication and presentation skills Comfortable communicating strategies/ideas to large teams Ability to ensure all copy aligns to the brand voice and overall strategic business goals and brand standards Understanding of the challenges behind localization, translation, and trans-creation and how they impact creative ideas and storytelling Ability to work cross-functionally with multiple teams and partner with resources in the broader Design group to scale and deliver amazing work Ability to work across multiple projects and launches, take direction and critique, while keeping a cool head
Our agency client is seeking a Copywriter to join their team for a 6 + month contract role. In this job, you will work on creating new copy and adapting existing product copy into a functional and editorial style. You will be responsible to create compelling copy that sells the benefits of the product. Requirements: 5+ years copy writing experience, with specific experience writing for a beauty or healthcare product Portfolio that showcases your ability to create compelling copy - both short and long form Previous work that has allowed you to adapt copy into a current functional style Must be detailed-oriented Strong written and communication skills If this sounds like you, submit your resume and we'll be in touch!
Social Media Community Manager - Entertainment
Our client, an entertainment creative agency, is seeking a Social Media Community Manager to join their team. You will report to the Director of Community and responsible for: Working with entertainment clients to attract and engage their social audiences on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat Managing online communities for both entertainment brands and tv shows/series at one time Support in pitches to share social media community management insights and successes Proficient in all popular social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat, and blogger platforms Required: 2-4 years Social Media/Community Management having worked on the agency side in advertising and/or entertainment Strong and versatile copywriting skills able to shift to varying brand voices Highly connected to culture and a keen awareness of emerging trends with various networks, apps, and social platforms Should be a creative at heart with a good eye for design and good taste Passion for entertainment TV and movies
Onward Search is seeking an experienced Copywriter for a long-term contract position working with one of our clients in the bay area. The ideal candidate is adept to writing long form content with some short-form sprinkled in. You are a storyteller who can take an idea and pitch it in a creative fashion. Apply now to learn more! Responsibilities: Write and edit text for multiple formats (e.g. features, blogs, reports, website copy, voiceover scripting and newsletters) Ensure written content meets best practices in search engine optimization (SEO) Strong editing and copyediting skills: Can take rough copy from employee contributors or stakeholders and rewrite/shape into cohesive, compelling narrative Identify and pitch potential storytelling opportunities in our corporate communications materials and channels Experience writing in a corporate tone, ghostwriting for executives and with AP Style is a plus Run all corporate approvals as needed for written content, and manage key external and internal stakeholder partnerships to develop tailored content for owned corporate channels Other duties as assigned Key Qualifications: Exceptionally strong writer, editor and storyteller. Newsroom experience is a plus Journalism background/experience with newspaper, magazine or blog strongly preferred Highly organized, process oriented and project-management driven Superb verbal, written, storytelling and editing skills, including driving engaging and consistent messaging across global communications channels, both internally and externally Energized, creative, proactive and enthusiastic - willing to take initiative with confidence, detailed follow through Flexible, agile and quick worker and writer; fast ramp-up time will be essential Proven experience of building and maintaining positive and productive relationships with internal and external stakeholders Strong content creation skills: creative, visual and editorial point of view Technology savvy. Familiarity with tech writing and editing Able to harness new media effectively with a keen understanding of all types of owned and earned media/channels Demonstrated success collaborating and influencing diverse business partners in a highly matrixed organization A strong team player, who thrives in a collaborative setting and works well within a global, matrixed environment Minimum 5 years professional experience
Our client is looking for a Medical Writer to join their team! Medical Writer Responsibilities: Functioning as primary writing contact for medical writing projects on assigned brands Collaborating with Copy, Clinical and Regulatory teams to write clinical documents for regulatory submissions such as: Clinical evaluation reports Interim and final clinical study reports Briefing Documents Previous human experience studies Study protocol Footnotes Decks/Presentations Researching, creating and editing assigned clinical reports, documents and scientific presentations Assisting in the creative of clinical educational materials for global sales and marketing teams Medical Writer Requirements: MD, PhD or MS 5+ years of relevant medical writing experience Experience with Medical Education (not just Adverting/Promotion) Demonstrated experience in the development of regulatory/clinical submissions Excellent writing and editing skills, and attention to detail Highly proficient in using Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Experience using ProofHQ highly preferred Experience writing for Medical Aesthetics brands highly preferred
Our client, a fashion accessories company, is looking for a Copywriter with 2-4 years of experience to join their team on a contract-to-hire basis. This role will be remote until shelter-in-place is lifted, and then will be onsite in San Francisco, CA. This person will be responsible for supporting with all copywriting needs across the company, including writing and editing copy for marketing campaigns, product, social, web, PR, retail, and email and developing a cohesive voice for the brand. The role requires a deep understanding of fashion, accessories, and developing content that speaks to the Millennials and the Gen Z market. Responsibilities: Partner within Digital, Social and Creative teams to create strong content plans that support community and wardrobe marketing strategies across all customer touch-points Works in partnership with Copy + Editorial Marketing Manager to take product concepts and expand into clear and coherent customer-facing story sets Leverages the content produced by creative to support product launches by building compelling story sets; quickly adapts/implements learnings from customer response to the brands campaigns/initiatives along with changes in culture zeitgeist Leverage customer insights, social listening, fashion/beauty/culture trends to develop an understanding of what is most relevant to their audience Write accurate, compelling, and succinct copy with attention to grammar and brand guidelines Generate creative, engaging, and witty copy and concept approaches, by developing multiple solutions for a single assignment Experience: Agency or in-house experience - 2-4 years of experience An understanding of fashion and accessories is a HUGE bonus Experience working on a brand that targets Millennials and Gen Z
Fortune 500 company is currently seeking a Technical Writer (Temporary) to work at their processing facility in Holland, MI. Successful candidates must be willing to contribute improvements suggestions and ideas to help continue the success of our facility. Ideal candidates must be safety and quality orientated along with demonstrate adaptability and willingness to work in a team orientated, fast paced work environment. This position requires individuals to perform general production duties in a food manufacturing environment following strict quality and safety standards. Minimum Qualifications: • 2 years documenting and standardizing procedures • Two to five years of manufacturing experience preferred • Basic training principles and methods including designing training materials. Job Overview: Under minimal supervision, the Technical Writer develops detailed written documents across all departments in the factory to establish or improve a process, policy, or training material. A successful candidate in this role is a fast learner, likes to observe and recommend changes to improve their jobs. Feels comfortable working with Microsoft programs and translating material. Responsibilities & Duties: • Computer literacy, including proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook, MS PowerPoint, and SAP and any new required factory systems. Ability to learn new computer applications • Ability to utilize digital camera including downloading of photos • Performing Good Sanitation Practices (GSP’s) when handling equipment • Must follow Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s) • Perform all required observations and training timely and as scheduled • Support Plant Quality Systems • Responsible to follow FSQ requirements such as GMP’s and other daily/job specific duties to support QRMP • Experience training end users on software programs • Ability to read, write, speak and comprehend English. Bi-lingual in Spanish preferred • Must be able to understand and follow directions • Must be able to demonstrate good attendance and work on all shifts, as required • Ability to work up to twelve (12) hour shifts to satisfy business needs
Our client, a financial company, is looking to hire a DIGITAL COPYWRITER for a long-term assignment. This person will be responsible for partnering with stakeholders, collaborating closely with creative and technical teams to write and edit online content. The content that they will be writing will be guidelines, policies and job aides used by financial advisors in the industry. Therefore, financial industry experience is a plus. RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: Gathers and understands business and marketing requirements and goals in order to develop content and messaging strategy Collaborates with business partners and project teams to identify and document a thorough understanding of business content and marketing requirements Ability to stay on task while being proactive, and able to manage multiple/competing priorities Ensures web content and marketing strategies are in alignment with business goals and objectives Writes and edits web content that meets project goals and end user needs Ensures online content complies with corporate brand standards, web style guide, legal and compliance Collaborates with creative teams to ensure copy and design meet the business goals/objective and user needs Participates in the development of content style guides, messaging strategies, best practices and processes Contributes to the ongoing enhancements of the content, web tools and style guides Partners with other writers within team and other departments to leverage and share ideas and make recommendations that apply broadly across multiple channels Recommend a variety of user experience and content design principles, best practices and procedures Reviews analytics on an ongoing basis to understand user behavior to recommend changes to content and messaging strategies Must be skilled in Microsoft Office Suites and SharePoint Plus if you can create process maps utilizing VISIO Plus if can creates job aids using Adobe. It would be great to have Adobe skills but not a must
Our client, a large financial company is looking for a COPY EDITOR for a 12+ month freelance assignment. This is a key member of the Marketing Communications team and is responsible for reviewing a variety of marketing materials to ensure the highest quality deliverables. RESPONSIBILITIES: Review a variety of materials for the marketing teams to ensure for accuracy and quality Work with several teams and manage workload so that all tasks are completed as scheduled Edit and Proofread all print and digital materials for everything including: grammar, spelling, clarity, accuracy, style, tone, consistency and disclosure requirements Fact check statistics Edit based on target audience, internal audience and against the corporate style guides Keep statistical information, changes in investment and risk disclosures up to date quarterly/annually Digital/Web tools mastered in order to update correctly for all web and digital information Able to edit/abridge content to fit sizing requirements as needed Keep all compliance language updates organized ad updated to confirm all materials are compliant with legal and regulatory Use of AP Stylebook, Chicago Manual of Style, other tools and resources Constant awareness needed for any changes to style guide content SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS: Exceptional written, verbal skills as well as grammar and syntax Solid grammar expert including spelling, punctuation, style guides Able to work on diverse teams and environments that will count on strong interpersonal skills Able to project manage the workload including following schedules for production, tracking deliverables, solving issues and escalating when needed Exceptional attention to detail, very organized, able to multi-task and meet deadlines Financial and investing knowledge needed 3-5 years of copy editing experience Financial, pharma or healthcare industry experience preferred BA/BS required
JOB DESCRIPTION: Our client, a large financial company is looking for a COPY EDITOR for a 12+ month freelance assignment. This is a key member of the Marketing Communications team and is responsible for reviewing a variety of marketing materials to ensure the highest quality deliverables. RESPONSIBILITIES: Review a variety of materials for the marketing teams to ensure for accuracy and quality Work with several teams and manage workload so that all tasks are completed as scheduled Edit and proofread all print and digital materials for everything including: grammar, spelling, clarity, accuracy, style, tone, consistency and disclosure requirements Fact check statistics Edit based on target audience, internal audience and against the corporate style guides Keep statistical information, changes in investment and risk disclosures up to date quarterly/annually Digital/Web tools mastered in order to update correctly for all web and digital information Able to edit/abridge content to fit sizing requirements as needed Keep all compliance language updates organized ad updated to confirm all materials are compliant with legal and regulatory Use of AP Stylebook, Chicago Manual of Style, other tools and resources Constant awareness needed for any changes to style guide content SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS: Exceptional written, verbal skills as well as grammar and syntax Solid grammar expert including spelling, punctuation, style guides Able to work on diverse teams and environments that will count on strong interpersonal skills Able to project manage the workload including following schedules for production, tracking deliverables, solving issues and escalating when needed Exceptional attention to detail, very organized, able to multi-task and meet deadlines Financial and investing knowledge needed 3-5 years of copy editing experience Financial, pharma or healthcare industry experience preferred BA/BS required
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