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Spec 2, Marketing Communication & Digital Marketing
Ref No.: 18-31288
Location: San Diego, California
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Job Category:Art/Media/Writers
Benefits:Medical Insurance
Title: Copywriter
Pay Rate: $32 hr
Location: San Diego, CA
Type of Contract: 1 year
The Job Summary:
  • The Copywriter will work closely with a team developing messaging and managing copy for a variety of large-scale and tactical projects.
  • These projects include product brochures, case studies, ads, spec sheets, tip sheets, tradeshow graphics, direct mailers, landing pages, ad campaigns (online and print) and other marketing initiatives.
  • In addition to creating new materials, the Copywriter will be responsible for editing and proofing all drafts.
  • The Copywriter will also be expected to actively contribute to concept development and final deliverables.
  • Each project must reflect the Client brand and style
The Basics:
  • Collaborate with the Account Management and Creative Services teams to determine the conceptual and copy direction of advertising and marketing initiatives
  • Interact with project teams to understand business objectives and audience demographics
  • Work from creative briefs and project tasks under the Creative Director to translate concepts into effective, compelling copy concepts and verbiage
The MUST Haves:
  • Bachelor’s degree (with a major in English, Journalism, Advertising, Communications or a related field)
  • Strong understanding of marketing and advertising principles
  • Exceptional ability in writing, editing and proofreading with attention to detail
  • Strong understanding of strategic brainstorming, campaign development, creative brief development and creative execution
  • Full understanding of publishing styles, grammar, and spelling
  • Ability to multitask
  • Overall computer literacy and typing speed
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite, Adobe Acrobat and web navigation
  • effectively communicate with various levels of management
These Skills Would be Great!
  • Experience in the B-to-B medical technology, biology, genetics, pharma or healthcare industry
  • The ideal candidate must have a strong passion for writing
  • Experience with search engine optimization (SEO) is a plus.
  • Understanding of graphic design with a keen appreciation of the interplay between textual and visual elements
Things to Know:
If you are contacted for this position, you will need to supply writing samples or a link to your online portfolio.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and sit for extended periods of time.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
**Candidates must complete background and drug screenings before starting any assignment**
The On-Board Family of Companies conducts operations through its Corporate Headquarters located in East Windsor, NJ along with Regional Offices in New Castle, DE and Wake Forest, NC.
On-Board Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.