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 www.knockinc.com.

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 heather@soladayolson.com 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!