Copywriter

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Apr 23, 2014
Closes
May 23, 2014
Contact
Ms. Lori Adelman
Duration
Full Time
MISSION
The Copywriter is responsible for the ongoing creation, refinement, consistency of
Cole Haan’s brand voice as communicated via written language across all channels.


RESPONSIBILITIES

- Creation, in partnership with Design and Marketing leadership, of all campaign and brand identity language, all retail merchandising messaging, all e commerce communications and all incidental copy needs, be they operational, instructional, or promotional in nature

- Creation and maintenance of comprehensive, accurate and engaging product descriptions, both consumer- and wholesale/partner-facing

- Auditing and editing of all existing product descriptions

- Entry of all product descriptions into Product Information system

- Editing and proofreading of all outgoing artwork and communications

- Ensures consistency of style, tone and quality of all outgoing language

- Research as necessary to support all communications activity

- Development and implementation of processes, standards and guidelines for ongoing copy development

- Refined understanding of the Cole Haan consumer, the fashion consumer and the modern e commerce consumer

QUALIFICATIONS
- 5+ years as a Copywriter within a comparable design studio or creative agency. Retail/Fashion industry experience preferred

- 1 year minimum experience writing for ecommerce

- BA required, Creative Writing or English major preferred

- Excellent conceptual skill with sensitivity to graphic design and typography

- Expert editing and proofreading skills

- Excellent attention to detail and process

- Excellent organizational skills, both personal and departmental

- Excellent ability to multi-task, work efficiently under pressure and maintain deadlines

- Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office and/or Apple iWork

- Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite a plus




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