Copywriter/Copy Editor

Position Type: 
Full-Time
City: 
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Reports to Title: 
CEO
Salary: 
Pay commensurate with experience
Benefits: 
401K retirement savings plan, paid vacation, competitive salary

Responsibilities

Copywriting
  • Research conducted as necessary
  • Create/proofread copy for brochures, general copy billboard copy taglines, company names, product names, and any other ads necessary.
  • Research conducted as necessary for RFP Writing
  • Writing/Reviewing RFP content
  • Proposal Writing
  • Proofreading/spelling and grammar checks
  • Writer copy for client ads & brochures
  • Create appropriate tone to reach target audiences
  • Create layouts and structures based on client needs
  • Writing for media
  • Scriptwriting
  • Create website copy
     
Press Release Distribution
  • Distribution on national, regional, local level
  • Traditional and Digital distribution
  • Press release writing
     
Social Media Management
  • Assist in creation of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat
  • Assist in monitor comment interaction
  • Assist in Increase engagement
  • Assist in scheduling posts/content
  • Assist in monitoring reviews & activity
  • Assist in working with creative department for images and content
 
Media Relations
  • Engage with local, regional or national media
  • Work with Marketing department to determine client media needs

Minimum Requirements

Education: Bachelor's degree Integrated Marketing Communications, Public Relations, English or Business Administration

Experience: Minimum 2 years of relevant work experience, agency experience preferred, thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Graphic Design experience.

Serious Candidates Should Possess

Essential Skills, Creativity & People Skills

  • Technical writing
  • RFP’s
    • Research WINMO and Internet for new opportunities
    • Review of RFP’s for deadlines, nuances, and pertinent details
    • Technical writing and submission of RFP’s
    • Creation of Proposal and Allocation
    • Manage internal review process
    • Assist NB Account Executives
    • Submission of Questions to RFP’s
    • Submissions & upload of RFP’s
    • Present when necessary
    • Assist in the onboarding process externally and internally
  • Attention to detail
  • Critical Thinking & Written Creativity
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills
  • Exceptional Interpersonal skills & self-management
  • Proficient in Microsoft Work, PowerPoint & Excel
  • Keep apprised of relevant client and market developments
  • Desire to consciously work to upgrade knowledge base and skills set
  • Willingness to continually educate yourself on all facets of advertising including Magazines, Billboards, Radio, Television, etc.

In addition to a relaxed atmosphere, Beyond Spots & Dots offers great benefits to its full-time employees.

  • Medical Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • 401K Retirement Plan

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Paid Vacation Days

  • Paid Holidays

  • Holiday Parties

  • "Fun-Day" Fridays

  • Free Snacks and Beverages

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If you are interested in working with us, please click on the Apply Now button below or send your resume to:

Beyond Spots & Dots
Attention: Human Resources
1034 Fifth Avenue
First Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

No phone calls please.