Life is Good Temporary Full-time Copywriter in Boston, Massachusetts

YOUR OBJECTIVE

Transform perspectives. Draw a personal connection between Life is Good product and the experience the brand evokes. Further the Life is Good mission, vision, and values.

YOUR JOB

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Write, edit, and proof compelling content and copy to serve Life is Good.com and Social Media needs

Partner with designers to ensure that copy works hand-in-hand with visuals to bring concepts to life

Openly provide your point of view to team leaders throughout all stages of the creative process

Adapt copy to be on-brand and appropriate for numerous mediums (i.e. B2B, print, LifeisGood.com, social media, video)

Develop and maintain an understanding of the ever-evolving needs and motivations of our audiences

Collaborate with designers, the creative director, and marketing to build brand loyalty, generate sales, and continuously develop our relationship with our audiences

Collaborate with LifeisGood.com and Marketing to develop digital experiences that carry out the creative vision, fulfill marketing goals, and, ultimately, the brand mission

Be innovative and proactive in seeking out and delivering new ways to engage our consumers

YOU'LL KNOW YOU'RE SUCCESSFUL WHEN

  • You have the trust of your Creative Hub and Marketing teams because you have consistently written the best copy to tell the Life is Good story

  • You see measured audience engagement with your writing

  • You are considered a cultural asset to the Creative team at Life is Good

  • You meet your goals

Requirements

Your Personal Attributes

  • You have experience (and a love for) generating a high volume of engaging copy every day

  • You are excited and confident in your ability to help define and drive the Life is Good voice (which we define as brief, wise, fun, positive, cool and informal)

  • You are a genuinely optimistic person with a good sense of humor and strong work ethic

  • You thrive in a fast-paced, creative environment and have the ability to move quickly and comfortably between multiple projects, effectively managing them from start to finish

  • You have demonstrated an ability to work both independently and with a group, as part of a dynamic team of creative professionals

  • You are known for your ability to give and receive feedback in a thoughtful and constructive manner

  • Creative directors and designers who work with you not only value your opinion regarding copy as it supports the design concept. They believe you to be a wondrous and wizardly wordsmith

  • You stay up to date with trends in ecommerce, direct marketing, email and social media in general

  • You stay up to date with trends in apparel and popular culture in general

  • You and are nimble and savvy with social media and understand how to write for various platforms

  • You hold or are on your way to holding a Bachelors degree, preferably in English, Journalism, or Communications

Your Experience and Qualifications

  • Creative directors and designers who work with you value your input as well as your output

  • You stay up to date with trends in LifeisGood.com, direct marketing, email, and social media advertising in general

  • You stay up to date with trends in apparel and popular culture in general

  • You and are digitally savvy with social media and understand how to optimize it for a brand

  • You hold a Bachelor degree, preferably in English, Journalism, or Communications

  • You have 2-5 years of copywriting/editorial experience in a marketing or advertising environment

  • You are dedicated to detail and copyediting

  • You are familiar with AP Style

  • You use your time wisely and communicate effectively

  • You have and can provide a portfolio and/or writing samples

Benefits

We're located in the innovative Fort Point neighborhood. You'll be involved in growing our social mission through the Life is Good Kids Foundation. We offer top quality Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Transit or Parking Reimbursement Accounts, Life, AD&D, Short and Long-Term Disability, 401(k) with matching funds, Vacation, 10 paid holidays, Personal Time, Good Vibes Time and Family Time.

Life is Good is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, mental or physical disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender orientation or expression, marital status or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic under applicable federal or state law.