Digital Copywriter – Toronto, Canada | Freelance

We are seeking a talented Copywriter with experience writing for digital - brand and marketing projects for a 3-month freelance gig onsite with our client in uptown Toronto. The Digital Copywriter will support the digital marketing team through writing and editing content for site, email and apps. Working as part of a larger creative team within weekly timelines, they will create copy after the briefing stage and work with the design, marketing and project management teams during the review stage to action all changes prior to go live dates. The role requires a very strong attention to detail, excellent copy editing skills and a highly communicative, team-oriented style of working. Priority will be given to candidates with a background in digital marketing and/or proofreading. Responsibilities:

  • Author compelling promotional and positional copy for owned digital channels that is customer facing and follows brand voice guidelines, marketing strategies and digital best practices
  • Proofread and copy edit content, maintaining accuracy throughout the revision process
  • Appreciation of the design/copy relationship
  • Adhere to multiple deadlines on a weekly basis
  • Stay up-to-date on current retail trends in digital editorial, video and social

Position Requirements:

  • A BA in English, Journalism, Communications or related field
  • 2 (or more) years’ experience copywriting
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Impeccable command of English grammar and punctuation
  • Familiar with SEO best practices and using Google Trends
  • Familiarity using a content management and file sharing systems
  • Strong time management and problem-solving skills with a solution-oriented attitude
  • An understanding of retail and an interest in fashion, beauty and home decor trends
  • An understanding of the internet and passionate about the evolution of this space
  • Portfolio should include digital content: i.e. email, site banners, landing pages, sponsored social media
  • Proofreading assignment required

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