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Marketing Copywriter - Come Grow with Us! (alameda)

2005 Clement Ave.

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Located next to the water in Alameda, we are an Internet retailer with 6 online stores featuring safety equipment such as gas detectors, safety harnesses, respirators, and hazmat suits. We are expanding our awesome team and looking for a full-time, in-house Marketing Copywriter to join us.

The Role
We are looking for someone who is passionate about writing and understands the important role that great copy plays in the user experience. As the Marketing Copywriter, you will be a key player in ensuring that the user experience is simple, crisp and clear.

Duties and Responsibilities
In this role, you will be responsible for writing weekly posts for our PK Safety (blog.pksafety.com) and Confined Space (blog.confinedspace.com) blogs. Examples of possible topics include new product announcements, promotions, seasonal products, industry news, and addressing common questions customers might have. You will also be responsible for rewriting the stock copy of popular products for our stores in a way that engages our customers.

Other responsibilities include researching and responding to customers' product questions that are submitted through our online stores and helping with our social media presence. You will help develop style guides and best practices for a consistent tone and style across all sites.

Requirements
-Great writing skills, technical or product writing would be a big plus
-Social media best practices and scheduling experience
-Strong critical-thinking, research, and problem-solving skills
-Highly organized, extremely detail oriented and able to meet deadlines with minimal revisions
-Must be self-motivated with an ability to take initiative in a challenging, fast-paced environment
-Flexible and open to change and new information; adapts behavior and work methods accordingly
-Team player, able to work with cross-functional teams

Nice to Have But Not Required
-Basic HTML/HTML5 skills
-BA or MA in English, journalism, technical writing, or a related field
-An understanding of SEO best practices and applications
-WordPress experience

More Info
This is a full-time onsite position located in the Alameda Marina. We are a 65 year old family business with a startup style culture and growth. We provide medical and dental benefits after 90 days.

To Apply
Please submit your resume, including salary requirement, and a writing sample for consideration. Please also include COPYWRITING SUPERSTAR in the subject line of your e-mail. We look forward to hearing from you!

Visit us online at www.pksafety.com.

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