Spencer Gifts, Inc.
Working at Spencer’s will be fun, challenging, fast-paced and rewarding. We are a motivated, energized and dynamic culture that is dedicated to supporting our team with the productive tools and efficient resources necessary to achieve our challenging objectives. Success will be shared by our team of results-driven and principled associates.
We offer the following benefits:
30% discount on merchandise
an excellent benefits package including Vacation/Sick/Holiday pay, Medical/Dental/Disability/Life and AD&D insurance & 401k.
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Summary: This position is responsible for writing editorial, marketing and SEO copy for Spencer’s and Spirit websites as well as product copy and other branded initiatives.
Write all Spencer’s and Spirit Halloween editorial (emails, homepage, landing pages, blogs, etc.) and marketing copy in an on-brand voice on a deadline-driven schedule
Use SEO best practices when writing snipes, blog and other marketing pieces to raise brand visibility and drive natural search traffic.
Adhere to naming, copy and spec conventions as established by product managers.
Demonstrate professionalism when working with cross-functional teams to meet business objectives.
Attend weekly eCommerce meetings with creative, marketing and merchant teams to make sure editorial copy adequately showcases products and addresses merchants' needs.
Understand each brand’s style/voice and maintain tight quality control over all content created.
Research and conduct competitive analyses to stay abreast of the ever-evolving retail industry, ensuring that our copy is competitive and best in class.
Conduct daily site cleanup for typos, outdated descriptions and back-end errors, updating as necessary.
Work with the legal department to ensure all copy abides by FTC laws and is legally compliant.
Accept edits and constructive criticism with grace and an open mind.
Add keywords/tags to web content and publish to appropriate channels.
Communicate with site merchandising to maintain and monitor site thesaurus keywords
Support other marketing content as needed.
Other duties as assigned.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year College or University; or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge of Microsoft programs such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Excellent writing skills with a strong understanding of promotional, editorial and descriptive product copy.
Must have a strong portfolio.
Ability to grasp and develop the brand identity, conceptualizing ideas with minimal guidance.
A stellar problem solver who thinks critically and comes up with solutions while taking all parties’ needs into consideration.
Mastery of English grammar rules and usage, ability to grasp the brand voice and tone.
3 – 5 years of retail experience preferred.
Knowledge of and/or interest in pop culture.
Thrives in a fast-paced and creative environment with strict timelines.
Excellent organizational skills and extremely detail oriented.
Team player with a positive “can-do\ attitude, strong verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
SEO copywriting experience.
Research and internet savvy.
Comfortable working with a wide variety of products and trends.
Spencer Gifts, Inc.
Website : http://www.spencergifts.com