Apex Systems Copywriter in Bellevue, Washington

Copywriter in Bellevue, WA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/1/2019

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:

Contractor

  • Location:

Bellevue, WA

  • Job Type:

Project Management Office (PMO)

  • Experience:

Not Specified

  • Date Posted:

1/1/2019

Job Description Job #: 917812

International Copywriter

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented international copywriter to join our creative marketing team. The ideal candidate will bring ideas to life with smart, engaging messaging that strengthens our brand and gets results. The candidate will define, develop, and deliver targeted messaging across a wide range of print and online deliverables for multiple countries. The ideal candidate will possess a passion for all things creative, coupled with the uncanny ability to merge business objectives with imaginative solutions. We're looking for a conceptual thinker, a skilled communicator, and a creative partner. The candidate will provide content for the websites, promotions, customer emails, and assist with social media marketing. They will also manage translations for international projects including UI, sales materials, guides, and copy on the kiosks. The candidate will work closely with staff designers and marketing managers in a fun, dynamic environment. He/She will report to the Marketing Director.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with designers to create and deliver messaging that meets business objectives

  • Responsible for maintaining a consistent brand voice through a variety of marketing channels: website, promotional/campaign deliverables, product information, social, materials, trade show/event signage, kiosk/POS materials, trade advertisements, presentations, etc.

  • Manage translations with agency and ensure translations are consistent across all assets in each country

  • Strategically position our products while ensuring accuracy in product details, including international assets

  • Looks to continually “raise the bar” by maintaining a strong understanding of our products, our target audience, and our competitors in the market.

  • Detail-oriented, strong fact-checking, and research skills

  • Eye towards SEO best practices when writing for web while still adhering to brand guidelines

  • Follows team processes and file management procedures

  • Welcomes feedback from creative and marketing managers

  • Maintains editorial guidelines

Education & Experience

  • BA/BS in related field required

  • 3+ years of copywriter experience, prefer experience writing for retail and/or financial institutions

  • International experience is a plus

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office suite on a PC. Additional mac environment and Adobe Creative suite knowledge preferred.

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, in-house, team environment

  • Exceptional creative writing and editing skills

  • Natural problem solver with a self-starter attitude

  • Ability to work independently within a team environment, and an ability to work collaboratively with key stakeholders

  • Ability to effectively research and create unique, compelling content/copy for all marketing collateral (print & online)

  • Excellent problem solving, project management/multi-tasking, organizational, and communication skills

  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of the principles of creative writing

  • Acutely detailed-oriented, strong fact-checking, and top-notch proofreading skills

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178