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Copywriter (Native Spanish Speaking)
Our client, a start-up in the delivery space, is looking for a native Spanish-speaking Copywriter to join their Creative Studio team. This position reports to the Copy lead. This role can be completely remote or join their in-person NYC studio when the office opens back up. The team is looking to hire immediately! What you'll be doing: As part of the Creative Studio team, you will create and edit content for the website, app, digital content, social media, e-mail, product, and search. You will work with the Digital Product Design team on microcopy to ensure the user engages with the app. Write with the Spanish-speaking audience in mind, diving into and representing cultural nuances. Act as the Spanish-speaking expert, ensuring the voice of the consumer is heard and represented in all forms of copy. This is NOT a translation, transcreation, or editing position. You WILL be concepting and developing unique copy yourself! Other tasks may apply. About you: You are a native Spanish speaker! 3+ years of Copywriting experience writing for Advertising campaigns, short-form copy, app microcopy, social/digital. A strong and clean portfolio that demonstrates your ability to write across content strategy and brand campaigns. Presence and ability to sell your work into senior leadership. Ability to work across multiple concurrent projects while staying organized and on schedule. You must have your own computer for this role. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is seeking a PROOFREADER for a large financial client in downtown LA. This person will be responsible for proofreading, light copy editing, and fact-checking content for the Multi-Channel Content Marketing Communication Team. This is a 6+ month opportunity with the potential to extend. SKILLS: Proofreading and copy editing as needed Oversee and provide QA to ensure accuracy and overall quality of materials Update statistics and compliance footnote language using internal tools and software Ensures that materials are consistent with corporate and compliance standards including company guidelines and legal standards Chicago or AP style required Excellent eye for detail Financial experience preferred Team oriented REQUIREMENTS: 3+ years experience as a proofreader, specifically any proofing with numbers/stats in a financial setting MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint BA required Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong grammar and syntax skills; strong presentation skills; strong interpersonal skills Strong coordination skills including maintaining production schedules, tracking deliverables, problem-solving, and escalating issues as appropriate Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a large financial company is looking for a Copy Editor for a 6+ month assignment. This person will be responsible for reviewing a variety of marketing materials to ensure the highest quality deliverables. They will also work with various internal groups to manage projects and ensure all tasks are scheduled and completed on time. Financial Services industry experience is a plus. The ability to read and edit French documents would be a big plus as well, but not required. RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE: Copy edits and proofreads print and electronic materials for clarity, grammar, accuracy, consistency, style, and tone, as well as disclosure requirements. Verifies statistics and facts against internal and external sources. Recommends copyedits based on knowledge of target audience, as well as internal and external style guides. Utilizes appropriate tool(s) to ensure updates are displayed correctly on all appropriate web/digital pages. Copyedits and abridges content to fit sizing requirements as necessary. Ensures materials are error-free. Monitors, tracks and incorporates all compliance language updates to ensure materials comply with legal and regulatory requirements. Determines impact to existing materials when compliance language is added or changed. Understands and applies required disclosure language across all collateral and channels. Monitors existing copyediting tools and resources, including, but not limited to, the AP Stylebook and the Chicago Manual of Style, as well as a number of internal sites and systems. Incorporates style guide changes in content to ensure consistency of the tone and style of Customer’ communications. Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as strong grammar and syntax. Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of spelling, punctuation, grammar, and style guides and ability to apply that knowledge to work assignments; follows Chicago and AP styles. Ability to follow production schedules, track deliverables, solve problems and escalate issues as appropriate. Working knowledge of financial and investment concepts. The ability to read and write in French is a plus. Requires at least 3-5 years of copyediting experience. Experience in a financial, pharmaceutical or medical environment is strongly preferred Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client is looking to hire a Copywriter for a long term freelance assignment. This person will ideally have prior financial services or related experience writing for a highly regulated company. They will be responsible for writing copy for our clients digital channel experience including webpages and emails. The copy needs to be easy to understand so that their customers can efficiently find the information they need. RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: Revises and repurposes existing content Updates materials to reflect current tone, statistics and timeframes Ensures content adheres to corporate brand standards, style guides, and legal and compliance guidelines. Recommends revisions to communications to ensure alignment with organizational tone and current industry practice Develops original content. Collaborates with content stakeholders to understand and follow strategic direction, key objectives, and themes for content Researches statistical, product, audience, and other relevant information to successfully complete writing assignments. Utilizes online information, statistical databases, and research library May conduct interviews with senior business leaders and investment professionals Ensures content aligns with business goals, communicates the desired message to the intended audience, and adheres to corporate brand standards, style guides, and legal and compliance guidelines Translates content for delivery in multiple channels, utilizing the content management tool to develop individualized sets and elements and to tag for search engine optimization Collaborates with Marketing and other business groups on larger campaigns or initiatives to ensure alignment with project objectives Manages writing projects. Collaborates with others to guide process and ensure deliverables are completed in a timely manner Ensures changes in content and schedules are communicated to the appropriate associates within the project work group and any other relevant areas Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to effectively communicate with a diverse group of associates and senior business leaders; strong grammar and syntax skills; strong presentation skills; strong inter-personal skills Ability to work in a team environment Strong detail orientation, process orientation, organizational, and multi-tasking skills; ability to effectively manage an unpredictable workload and meet established deadlines Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of financial and investment concepts Requires at least 5 years of financial writing experience in a creative, corporate environment
Onward Search is looking for a Global Communications Manager to join our client on a contractual basis. This person will manage and drive all consumer communications globally. As the Global Communications Manager, you will evaluate business and brand priorities and participate in the development of plans, strategies, messaging, and communications tools. You will be responsible for conceptualizing and managing detailed project plans and timelines for campaigns, initiatives, and events that impact the brand at a global level. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, business or related field. A minimum 5 years of strong media relations, corporate communications or brand marketing experience. Curiosity and ability to think creatively while delivering strategically. A self-starter who instinctively and consistently creates personal and professional stretch goals and meets them. Works well with others with the ability to build trust with the team and work effectively in a highly collaborative environment. Skills in planning, organizing, prioritizing and executing simultaneous projects and activities. Proven ability to work well under pressure and adapt quickly to change while maintaining a sense of humor. Excellent writing and editing skills. Good knowledge of Keynote, PowerPoint, Excel Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Digital Content Operations Specialist
Onward Search is looking for a Digital Content Operations Specialist for one of their luxury jewelry clients. This person will be responsible for managing all front-end operations for their numerous websites. They will oversee all .com brief publications for 360 brand campaigns, region-specific content, and site enhancements. Qualifications: 3+ years of work experience in eCommerce, website operations or digital marketing Prior experience with Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) web content management system or another leading content management system preferred Must have strong attention to detail Must be able to proactively bring forward and solve for areas of opportunity and influence stakeholder groups across the organization to establish new processes where needed Strong project management expertise Does this sound like you? Apply today!
We are seeking a Writer to join our Commerce Content team. The writer will contribute to a centralized editorial commerce team responsible for creating and distributing content across the various brands and platforms. Responsibilities: Create everyday commerce content as well contribute commerce content for key tentpoles (e.g. Prime Day, Black Friday/Cyber Monday, Holiday), programs, and franchises Forms of content include deals, trends, tent-pole activations, evergreen SEO content, social-first commerce content, and content in service of strategic partnerships, programs, and franchises Where relevant, centralized commerce content will be disseminated to brand editors who will edit/repurpose into their individual brand voices and tailor to their specific audience(s) Qualifications: Must have previous professional writing/editing experience. Previous experience in product journalism or eCommerce is strongly preferred, but not required
Director Social Media Content & Operations
Our client, a TV Network, is seeking a Director Social Media Content & Operations to join the team. Responsibilities: Ensure social media campaigns are cohesive and build toward larger strategic objectives Direct production pipeline of all creative developed for social media campaigns, setting up timelines for deliverables with internal creatives and agency partners and distributing content to downstream partners Manage the social team’s existing set of tools, including analytics, publishing, security and more Manage content & publishing for Brand social pages, including developing original creative to advance the goals of the brand, supporting branded apps and developing strategies to grow brand page following Collaborate cross functionally with the digital video team on YouTube strategy, analytics and best practices Keep up to date on the latest social media best practices, ensuring the department’s campaigns remain optimized Manage the departments social analytics reporting in conjunction the department’s current vendor Manage hiring and training of freelance creative and operational employees Manage department equipment, not only tracking existing assets but staying on the cutting edge of digital creative equipment and evolving department needs Lead social media department presence at digital events including San Diego Comic-Con, TCA, red carpet premiere events and more Lead department FYC efforts during awards season Oversee social media account security, claiming and setup Optimize new employee training program as well as continuing education for existing employees immersing them in all social best practices Optimize and lead talent social media education program and create more frictionless engagements with show talent Musts: 6-10 years in social media content management and operations Ideal candidate has overseen some content creation creatives leading them to social media excellence Solid examples of creating production pipelines to streaming the delivery of creative assets from still, animated to video based Well versed in analytics tools Empowering communicator and leader Leads with efficiency but not at the sacrifice of creative excellence
Onward Search is looking for a UX Copywriter to join our client on a contract basis. In this role, you will craft a variety of content, including microcopy (buttons, error messages, help text, click triggers, success states, empty states, etc.), product copy (instructions, FAQs, tooltips, on-boarding, etc.), in-product marketing (splash screens, modals, etc.), transactional notifications and more. Qualifications Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in English, Journalism, Marketing/Communications, or a related field 5 years of experience with UX writing, content strategy, technical writing or other customer-facing documentation A portfolio of relevant work samples with a UX focus; including problems you helped solve for, your contributions, and your impact to the customer Ability to craft impactful communications across a spectrum of styles and genres Solid written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present a strong rationale for design decisions Experience working directly with designers, product managers, researchers, and other subject matter experts Strong track record of iterative design, working closely with customers and peers and developers from inception through implementation Experience with UX writing for complex workflows, software products Experience working with user research and analyzing customer feedback Demonstrated history of understanding customer data (e.g., conducting usability studies, performing user research) and leveraging it for developing precise content Ability to manage multiple projects at once Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Social Media Content Writer
Sr. Producer Responsibilities: Identify and write viral/trends pieces for our different verticals Assist in social programming on multiple platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and others as required. Knowledge of content framing, social media packaging and demonstrated success in driving traffic and new audiences via social platforms to O&O sites as well as growing audience on social media platforms Assist with coverage of breaking news on multiple social platforms Stay up to date on current industry trends, evolving strategies and works constantly with editorial and audience team to ensure all types of social content are following current best practices Ideate unique call-to-action campaigns or other creative strategies to promote content and engage with users on social platforms Monitor social media performance analytics Skills: Demonstrate success in news judgement. Identify content that resonates on specific social platforms and grow audiences both in terms of volume and demographic diversity Understand and execute social best practices in all aspects across all major platforms (scheduling posts, programming video, content promotion, etc.) Strong writing skills and voice Strong understanding of social media analytics. Strong grammar and communication skills Optimize stories and editorial content for a social audience You Also Should Be: An experienced social media writer/editor with 2+ years working on social media accounts for a media brand or other relevant outlet. A team player who can multitask and work across multiple groups to partner and collaborate on multiple initiatives. A dedicated follower of news in its many forms — everything from cryptocurrency turmoil to lifestyle memes to the latest news out of Washington. Someone who enjoys engaging with the social audience and loves to build the conversation around our content
I want to say thank you so much for everything. First of all for getting me into this role, I’ve loved it so much and grown a lot. It definitely changed my life for the better. And secondly for being so helpful all along the way with anything I’ve ever needed. I’ve really had such a positive experience with onward search and wouldn’t have done anything differently.
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