Nike Converse Digital Product Copy Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

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NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Sure, there’s a whole science behind marketing. But behind that is real people. With needs and wants and quirks and dreams. And we need someone who gets people, who knows how to find our people. The creators, thinkers, and rebels who find themselves at home putting on some Converse. You’re the one that shows them we’re the same. You’re the connector.

Description

Are you a digital copywriting ninja? Are you creative and passionate about fashion? If so, we have a great opportunity with one of the coolest and most authentic brands on the planet!

Job Description:

As the Digital Product Copy Manager, based at Converse WHQ in Boston, we want you to convey compelling seasonal product stories with copy, for use by our global sales teams and online retail partners. As leader of the digital product copywriting team, you’ll be a key player on our newly formed digital content creation team. We need someone with an entrepreneurial mindset and a desire to write (and rewrite) the playbook as we go. The work will be challenging, never boring, and we expect you’ll be an integral part of the team creating and bringing new digital experiences and solutions to the Converse brand.

Accountability:

  • Tell compelling product stories through copy, for use by our global sales teams, Converse.net, and by our online retail partners

  • Drive a consistent and authentic voice globally, aligned to Converse brand standards

  • Lead and develop a team of team of talented, product-obsessed, internal/external copywriters

  • Foster internal partnerships, including teams in product, merchandising, and marketing, in order tell the story around key product initiatives

  • Develop deep knowledge of our product composition, features, and benefits

  • Collaborate with brand, digital production, and geography teams to ensure all objectives and timelines are met

  • Actively gain knowledge and experience on Converse’s copy philosophy, products and processes, trends, the consumer and overall marketplace culture.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts in Writing, Communications, Journalism or a related field.

  • 5+ years' writing experience in a corporate or agency environment required, preferably as a copywriter for a major brand, e-commerce company or digital design agency

  • Creative, bold, and digitally savvy

  • Expert command of the English language (including spelling, grammar, punctuation)

  • Experience writing compelling and creative email, editorial and other online marketing material.

  • Must be a self-starter, comfortable working in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment, organized, collaborative and flexible

  • Knowledge of footwear and/or apparel design construction and terminology a plus

  • Detail oriented.

  • Ability to manage multiple and competing work priorities, demands and changes

  • Creative thinking and problem solving

  • Retail, catalog or search-engine-related experience a plus

  • A genuine passion for digital marketing and the online space

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID: 00341405

Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Job Category: Marketing, Marketing & Communications, Converse, Converse I