Employment Brand Writer

Cox Enterprises, Atlanta, GA 30328

Work at Cox Enterprises

Duration: Full-Time

Primary Location: 6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA

Division: Cox Enterprises

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 202105314


Youve no doubt heard the old adage "You never get a second chance to make a first impression." Well, my friend, heres your chance to surprise and delight hundreds of thousands of people the very first time they read your witty prose.

Were looking for a masterful storyteller who can help us make an amazing first impression and bring our brand to life as our Employment Brand Writer.

As part of Coxs Marketing team, youll help position us as the employer of choice, and will team up with a group of talent acquisition and marketing experts to achieve a goal thats both noble and fun: helping people find their dream jobs.

Thats the basics of what youll be doing. As for the where: Well, were headquartered in Atlanta but you can live anywhere in the U.S. for this gig so if remote work or working from home is your jam, thats cool with us.

Have we piqued your interest yet? Yeah? Thats great. Keep scrolling to learn more.

What Youll Do

First, youll focus on making sure our job descriptions are as amazing as our company. Working with Talent Acquisition, Marketing (i.e. our team!), Human Resources and the leaders who are hiring, youll craft award-winning prose that both clearly define the job and also excite people to want to work here. This is more art than science, and youll experiment with different lengths, formats and styles until we find the right formula that creates that amazing first impression we referenced. For many job candidates, their make or break moment is reading a job description, so this is a big role that has a lot of visibility; but hey, thats what fuels your passion, right?

As time allows, youll also be assisting with other fun writing projects like creating social media content, interviewing employees and crafting employee spotlights, developing blog posts, newsletters and more. In other words, youll have variety in your day as you move between different writing assignments, all geared towards capturing the attention of the top talent we need for our company to thrive.


  • Writing / editing job descriptions that are on par with the best mystery novels out there (for captivating the readers attention; not so much the murder mystery part). Youll partner with our marketing team + hiring managers across the company and Coxs Talent Acquisition team to do so.
  • Conducting "intake" calls with recruiters or hiring leaders to better understand each open role and what the ideal candidate will bring to the table
  • Writing additional bits of copy such as email newsletters, ad copy, social media or blog posts
  • Partner with our creative design team to develop new ads and promotional materials

Whats In It For You?

Really good question, and we have some good answers that we hope you like.

  • We want you to feel cared for and respected, and that starts with Coxs highly competitive pay and other compensation perks (401k + company matching, comprehensive medical benefits, etc.). We also offer tons of employee discounts, tuition reimbursement for academic pursuits, adoption assistance, paid time off to volunteer, childcare and eldercare resources, pet insurance and much more.
  • Good work should be rewarded, and not just with a healthy paycheck. The Cox culture is one that values people, so its our goal to make sure you feel recognized for your contributions. Its also important to work alongside colleagues who "get you." At Cox, youll find a workplace where relationships are crafted with care and successes are celebrated with high fives. We strive to create an environment where you can be you, and everyone from leadership to new hires can support and feel supported.
  • Growth is a good thing, and youll have opportunities to learn and train so you can sharpen your skills and explore opportunities across the Cox family of businesses that will continue to challenge and empower you. In the future, you may have the opportunity to cultivate relationships in other sectors where we operate like cleantech, health care and new forms of transportation mobility.

Who You Are

Fishing may not be your favorite pastime, but you love creating a great hook. Creativity flows through your veins like an electric current, and you use that energy to juice the enthusiasm of your readers, too. Youve mastered different writing challenges across platforms and genres - everything from long-form interviews to viral social posts, and lots of points in between.


  • Compensation includes a base salary of $59,920 - 74,900. Salary may vary outside of the anticipated range based on factors such as the ultimate location of the position and the selected candidates experience.
  • Position is eligible for additional compensation that may include commission (annual, monthly, etc.) and/or an incentive program.


  • 3+ years of experience in copywriting, screenwriting, journalism, marketing, advertising or related field of content creation.
  • Youre skilled in both long-form and short-form writing - in other words, youre just as amazing writing a newsletter as you are crafting a phenomenal headline.
  • Youre able to embody the tone and voice of a brand, while still bringing your own unique flair to the table.
  • Your a stickler for grammar (did you catch our typo there?), are a great self-editor and open to edits from your partners and manager as well
  • Youre organized, can handle deadlines with ease and can quickly pivot between projects
  • Great at building partnerships and talking to people youve never met (e.g., conducting research, interviews and networking)
  • Youre a born collaborator who plays well with others

Maybe your brain is already buzzing with ideas about how to create a standout employment brand. Maybe youll even read this job description and think "meh, I could have written that better." If so, we want to hear from you.

Apply today and join the Cox family of businesses!


Who We Are

About Cox

We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at

Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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