Minneapolis web design careers with First Scribe
Junior Copywriter

Posted: 2/7/18

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


  • 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 and/or Magento


  • Salary plus Medical and Dental Benefits
  • PTO
  • 401(k) and life insurance
  • Opportunity to work with a dynamic team of top web professionals
  • Challenging and rewarding career growth
  • Excellent working environment

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.


We will be accepting applications through February 25th. We will be reviewing applications as they come in and will contact qualified candidates to set up an interview. 


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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This is the first job where I've enjoyed coming to work every day. The atmosphere is fun, challenging, and rewarding. There are incredible opportunities for professional and personal growth, and you get to work with the best talent in the industry.

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For a young designer like myself, I have a LOT to learn and First Scribe has given me vast opportunities in developing my craft. I couldn’t have asked for a better company to start out with in this industry. My art director, and fellow designers have been really great at supporting and guiding me in the many skills that I have learn thus far working here.

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Fun! Exciting! Rewarding! There is a wonderful energy throughout the First Scribe team. I get to work and be friends with some of the most talented people in the industry. I think it’s rare to be an environment where you truly get to enjoy both your colleagues and the job.