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Job Title: UX Copy Writer Location: Basking Ridge, NJ Contract:6+ Months Job Description: We are seeking an experienced copywriter to service the design of our e-commerce customer experience (e.g. landing pages, navigation etc.) and the end-to-end ordering process (e.g. add-to-cart, check out, etc.) Projects would involve writing for both the website and mobile app. The ideal candidate will be able to effectively problem solve, as well as maintain an open line of communication with project managers, stakeholders, external agencies, and the other designers on the team. Responsibilities:
Writes creative, effective marketing copy following a creative brief.
Able to proofread at a high level with little to no errors.
Researches competitors and target audience to support creative strategy and inform the execution.
Provides writing support for Digital Operations as well as supporting projects from other internal clients as demand and scheduling requires.
Collaborates with the design team and stakeholders as needed to meet with specific project objectives.
Produces original, clear and credible copy and is accountable for the final development of creative assets.
Ensures accuracy, attention to details and overall meets or exceeds the writing objectives.
Ensures messaging brand guidelines and directives are embraced and adhered to in all executions.
Executes writing requests with accuracy, producing zero errors in work (all client edits are implemented correctly, spell check was run, facts were confirmed).
Responds to all requests and communications in a timely and thorough manner.
Works to improve the team s overall performance and embraces a collaborative approach.
Help the team to strategically perform the work on a high level of planning.
Creative thought process at a high level and able to articulate the work back to the team.
Supports peers by reviewing work to ensure zero errors in work.
Edits and proofreads material as demand and scheduling requires.
Supports leadership in helping build a unified team mindset. SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED
Demonstrates proficient expertise in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Adobe Acrobat
Proficiency with AP and Chicago Manual of Style.
Understands writing applications in traditional and emerging channels.
Maintains a consistent voice and audience focus in writing.
Is able to boil down verbose content to the essence of the main message in a concise, effective manner.
Exhibits consistent quality control in work.
Able to maintain deadlines at a constant level.
Exhibits an understanding of specific channels or vertical markets as required by job function.
Demonstrates ability to adapt style of copy to various audiences, purposes, or media.
Bachelor s degree required, preferably in English, journalism, communications or related field
External or in-house agency experience required.
Minimum of five years professional level writing experience required.
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