Retail Copywriter (contract), KNOCK (remote)

Retail Copywriter (contract), KNOCK (remote)
February 19, 2021 Heather Olson
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The Opportunity

KNOCK, inc. is a full-experience Minneapolis creative agency driven to cultivate love and loyalty for brands. We are women and minority-owned, fostering a culture that promotes collaboration and inclusion, and supports non-profit partners and advocacy groups that make the world a better place. More agency information can be found at

We are seeking a part-time contract Copywriter (20-40 hours per week) with experience in retail. You’ll work alongside Strategists, Visual Creatives, other Voice Creatives, Account Leaders, Project Managers, and other brand experts—on creating innovative retail solutions for a Fortune 500 client.

The contract is anticipated to run about three months, then evaluated for long-term potential. The Copywriter may collaborate virtually / work remotely on a permanent basis.

Your skills:

+ 4+ years agency or client-side experience with writing portfolio to match

+ Balancing the art of conceptual thinking with the science of strategy

+ Deep consumer empathy to help shape and inform messaging

+ Team collaborator

Nice to haves:

+ Experience in style categories (Home, Beauty, Apparel) and seasonal promotions

+ Experience writing in-store marketing and signage

+ Being on the pulse with the latest trends in style and retail innovation

+ Ability to present to clients, speak with authority, and garner client trust

How to apply

Email your portfolio link, resume, and cover letter to our retained search manager for highlighted consideration. Label your email “Your Name, KNOCK Contract Copywriter > Soladay Olson” and include your preferred hourly rate.

In your letter, please describe your Style category experience with Home, Beauty, and/or Apparel and indicate for which retailers you’ve written. If possible, share an example of how you’ve presented a concept to a client and the outcome.

We look forward to hearing from you!