Careers
Junior Copywriter

Posted: 10/19/18

As Junior Copywriter at First Scribe, you will be a key member of a growing department that helps clients of all sizes in a wide range of industries better engage with their target audience.

First Scribe is a full-service digital agency with many challenging projects that often include developing new brand messaging strategies and writing entire websites from scratch. To excel as a copywriter at First Scribe, you must be creative and technically proficient with the ability to rapidly switch from one task to the next.  

What you’ll be doing:

  • Helping clients improve their brands by writing engaging website copy in conjunction with thoughtfully crafted brand messaging strategies
  • Expanding client reach by researching and creating targeted blog posts and social media content
  • Promoting ongoing growth by developing and executing content calendars

Because you’ll be writing for a digital agency, we’ll also need you to hone your marketing skills, including:

  • Performing keyword research
  • Creating and implementing title tags and meta descriptions
  • Using analytics and reporting on a variety of metrics

Skills:

  • Strong grammatical proficiency that allows you to spot every typo, grammatical mistake, spelling error, run-on sentence, and dangling participle
  • Excellent research and organizational skills
  • Attention to detail that’s second to none
  • Mastery of diction and syntax that made your high school English teachers and college professors blush
  • And, of course, you’ll need to be well-versed in Microsoft Office

Required Experience/Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1-year of successful writing experience for websites or blogs (freelance and personal experience accepted)
  • Degree in English, journalism, communications, marketing, or a related field

Extra Credit:

  • Experience with analytics tools such as Google Analytics
  • Experience writing in an agency setting
  • Experience with WordPress
  • Experience with HubSpot

Benefits:

  • Salary plus Medical and Dental Benefits
  • PTO
  • 401(k) and life insurance
  • Flexible hours and work from home opportunities
  • Opportunity to work with a dynamic team of top web professionals
  • Challenging and rewarding career growth
  • Excellent working environment
  • Unlimited free beverages of your choice

Application Process:

If you believe you fit these qualifications; we’d love to hear from you. LOCAL inquires only please.

For priority consideration, please complete the application form in its entirety. Incomplete applications may not be reviewed.

Timeline:

We will be accepting applications until the position is filled. We will be reviewing applications as they come in and will contact qualified candidates to set up an interview. 

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Jr. Copywriter Application

  • This is not a remote position. If you are not currently located in the Twin Cities, please describe your plans for future residence.
  • The team at First Scribe is dedicated to skillfully designing and marketing websites that allow clients to reach the goals they couldn’t reach without First Scribe’s team of digital experts.
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