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Ecommerce Copywriter - Zoro
Ref No.: 18-02438
Location: buffalo grove, Illinois
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 05/21/2018 to 10/22/2018
Job Title: Ecommerce Copywriter – Zoro
Location: Buffalo Grove, IL
Duration: 5 Months
W2 Candidates only

Write and edit informative, engaging, compelling, accurate, and entertaining copy to increase business value, cultivate customer relationships, and drive action.
Responsible for contributing to a scalable content creation process, partnering with eCommerce, Marketing, Merchandising, Customer Experience and Customer Service to ensure consistency across departments.
Focus on creating relevant, unique content for website, products, product categories, user guides, print marketing materials, marketing emails and site landing pages.
ork with other members of the team to ensure the content strategy complements and amplifies all website and channel initiatives.

Verify all copy statements are supported by research, data, or merchandising guidance and are documented appropriately
Work within current SEO best practice guidelines.
Apply established procedures for content creation or content auditing to meet business needs and provide solutions for problems or obstacles
Be able to understand and translate technical product data into useful customer-focused copy
Edit informational, marketing, and UX copy as needed
Lead special projects as needed
Act as a service organization to support email, direct mail and brand teams marketing and copywriting needs
Ensure messaging is consistent throughout all channels and promotional vehicles.
Use metrics to make adjustments/additions to campaign strategy.
Collaborate with cross-functional business partners, and use consumer and competitive research and analysis to develop and elevate product merchandising content.
Identify and adjust tone to shape messages for segmented audiences.

- BA/BS or equivalent preferred.
- 1-3 years of experience in related field preferred.
At least 1-3 years of professional copywriting, editing, and basic project management experience, with emphasis on content marketing and digital marketing with a strong emphasis on product/technical content.
Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, journalism, or a related field.
Proactive and highly organized multitasker who can meet deadlines while proposing, writing, and editing a high volume of contenint.
Ability to learn quickly, take direction, and be proactive in proposing new ideas or solutions.
Outstanding copywriting skills and knowledge of SEO best practices.
Familiarity with Digital Asset and Content Management Systems is preferred
The ability to iterate quickly and effectively in response to feedback.