Freelance Copywriter

Freelance Writer Job Opportunity at Back40 Design

The freelance digital marketing copywriter’s primary role is to create engaging and compelling content in collaboration with our web department for clients from varying industries and sizes. This position is responsible for concepting ideas, developing content and producing brand specific messaging for digital marketing campaigns and websites. The ideal candidate will have a flexible schedule, willingness to meet in person and conduct phone interviews with clients, and have exceptional writing skills.

Duties & Responsibilities

As the digital marketing copywriter, you will:

  • Write and edit a variety of compelling content that reflects our clients’ brand and style guidelines
  • Be an expert (brand) storyteller
  • Collaborate with the web department and our clients to produce effective copy for digital and print collateral
  • Revise, edit, and proofread content as needed

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Advertising, Communications, Journalism, or related degree program
  • 3–5 years of experience producing and editing content for a variety of print and digital media
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Google Apps (Docs, Sheets, Calendar, etc.) and Microsoft Word
  • Proficient SEO writing skills
  • Have a strong understanding of web content strategy disciplines and best practice
  • Ability to work with limited supervision
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • CMS and/or HTML skills would be helpful but not required
  • Great attitude

Application Process

To apply, please submit 4 writing samples, cover letter and resume to