We are looking for a copywriter that has specialized in fragrance to assist us in product descriptions for our website and marketing material. The project will call for roughly 40 descriptions consisting of 3 writings per product. 1) 250 - 300 word description 2) 75-100 word description 3) 25 word description All 3 can come from the first description but cannot be an exact copy and paste.
- extensive previous experience in the cosmetics industry as a creative (blogger, etc.)
- extensive knowledge of perfumery and the market
- English as a first language
- Communications, Copywrting, English, Advertisiing degree
- proven track record of building brands over time
- speedy turn-around times
- flexibility in hearing criticism/new directions/input of any kind on submitted copy. No divas.
- ABSOLUTE MINIMUM of 5 years experience as a professional, published writer in the cosmetics field or similar industry
- are Word fluent, conversant with social media platforms
- can take minimal suggestions and create brand-new copy on the fly
- have a portfolio of similar cosmetics work
- able to work with a wide variety of supervisors, personalities and suggestions
- a great sense of humor & humility
- able to take direction from several people at once (SEO lead, Marketing Manager and Communications Specialist)
OTHER THINGS TO CONSIDER:
- passion, passion, passion! Must have to love the industry and writing for it
- flexible schedule/able to work when needed for deadlines on occasion
- have a unique voice that can incorporate brand identity
- ability to come up with new ideas in an interview setting, provide new examples of writing for something we'd need
- a willingness to accept the financial and time constraints that a start-up environment comes with
- commitment to long-term investment in the brand
Please look at our website www.scentbird.com. You will be asked to provide a published sample of your fragrance writing. Do not apply for the project if you can not produce this.