Creative and Design Management & Business Others Marketing and PR Media Others
3 - 5 Years
January 7, 2019
Freelance senior copywriter (native English)
We are looking for a senior copywriter (native English) for 3-4 days per week until 31.05.19.
A writer and owner of the Scotch & Soda tone of voice across all channels; from in store to social and ecomm, and from sell-in to PR.
The individual we are looking for has worked in fashion and has in-house copywriting and concepting experience or has agency experience as a copywriter for a fashion or lifestyle brand. We are looking for an English native (please do not apply if you are a non-native writer).
With a minimum of five-eight years of experience in the business, you are a seasoned writer and strong conceptual thinker. You are able to switch styles at a nod. You and the Head of Copy will work closely to hone the Scotch & Soda tone of voice and create for all the brands channels.
You write swiftly and with ease impressing with your own creative slant on ideas and output. You present 100% error-free, complete pieces of work and would never rely on anyone else editing or proofreading your work to catch mistakes or to perfect your work. You understand the changing shopping landscape and adapt to and love new challenges always delivering simple, effective messaging with the right messaging hierarchy.
You bring new ideas to the table. And love the entire creative process from umbrella concept to finest small print. Your experience in previous roles enables you to push the bar with relation to the content execution process guiding and collaborating with the in-house studio team towards better and excellent output.
Our ideal candidate has some knowledge of the Dutch language (you will not need to write in Dutch).
Lead, write and deliver excellent copy in the Scotch & Soda tone of voice from sell-in to ecomm copy;
Work with the in-house studio on creative concepts to communicate the brands different collections, trends and hero garments;
Work with the channels (retail, ecomm, PR) to improve process and structure to ensure excellent creative output;
Work with the Head of Copy and in-house studio to deliver creative concepts and error-free creative and written work for all the brands channels;
Work with the Head of Copy to create, fine-tune, update and maintain tone of voice documents;
Work with the channels and the in-house studio to ensure that collection concepts and story-telling are consistent across all channels;
Understand the restrictions of a creative brief timing and budget turning those to your and the brands advantage through your creativity and writing skills;
Present your work to the channel teams and to key brand stakeholders;
Work with the head of studio and head of copy to improve process and to bring new ideas to the table;
University degree or the equivalent;
At least eight years professional experience in writing for brands or within an agency environment;
Self-starter; sticks to deadlines and motivates team members to deliver excellence;
Passion for fashion / style and for the Scotch & Soda brand;