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Copywriter

Are you passionate, energetic and an inquisitive thinker? If you answered yes to any of those questions, we’d like you to become an integral part of our team! As the leader in online memorialization, Legacy.com collaborates with more than 1,500 newspaper and funeral homes in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand to provide ways for individuals to express condolences to their loved ones.

With more than 27 million unique visitors per month and 275 million monthly page views, Legacy.com is a top 50 U.S. domain as measured by Quantcast.

Over the years we have created a successful, growing business all while nurturing an organization that makes social contributions. If you have a big brain, big ambitions and a big heart, we want you! We value individuals who take their work seriously, but value time away to spend with family, friends, and communities. 

Legacy.com is a market leader, looking to expand our Marketing Team. As a copywriter you will be responsible for creating well-crafted, compelling, and on-brand copy for a wide range of projects and initiatives across the department and company. Writing assignments include copy for print, digital, and online media in both short- and long-form. The ideal candidate is a team-spirited, skilled and imaginative writer with an eye for detail.

 

Responsibilities

  • Report and write emails, articles, features and interactive content that grows the Legacy brand
  • Revamp existing online copy presence where needed
  • Develop targeted phrases to be used in ads, captions, emails, social media post, marketing materials and website copy
  • Invested in writing to create action in others
  • Help drive ecommerce by using content strategically and make recommendations about possible enhancements as necessary
  • Develop and maintain copy guidelines for use across company
  • Focus on using copy to help grow new and existing direct revenue
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Critical and/or soft skills regularly used
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate across and work with all levels of the organization
  • Highly creative and imaginative
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Interest in new advertising trends and techniques
  • Strong fact-checking and proofing skills, with an inherent attention to detail
  • Ability to manage a high-speed, high-volume workload in a quickly evolving business environment
  • Non-profit experience is a plus

 

Benefits

Legacy.com offers a very generous and comprehensive salary and benefits package, including:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life & Accident Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401k plan
  • Medical, Dependent Care, and Transit Flex Spending Plans
  • Wellness Program 
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Casual dress
  • Daily, company-provided coffee, tea, soda, and snacks
  • Friendly, team-oriented, open environment

 

Application Process 

Application Process

If you have the above skill sets and believe you will be an amazing addition to our growing team, please make sure to provide a cover letter, resume, as well as 3 creative work samples. The work samples must include a description on the outcome the work had for the company/project/job.

Please Note: Applicants who do not submit work samples will not be considered.

 

 

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