Freelance Copywriter

Posted/Last Revised: 23rd May, 2017

Description

Bluetrain is seeking Freelance Copywriters with strong research and writing skills who can help coordinate the creation of high-quality content for Bluetrain clients.

Who We Are
Bluetrain is an established, and growing, Digital Marketing Agency. We work with clients on an ongoing basis to manage their online presence and grow results.

Who We Work With
Bluetrain is the online marketing partner to numerous clients across Alberta and North America.

Job Description
Reporting to the Content Strategist, your primary duties will include:

  • Copywriting ads, landing pages, static pages, blog articles, email marketing content, etc.
  • Writing SEO titles, meta descriptions, social media post copy, and gathering appropriate and relevant stock images
  • Effortlessly and naturally incorporating keywords into written content
  • Linking content internally and externally
  • Making changes to the copy based on client and Content Strategist feedback
  • Understanding client information such as company values and user personas
  • Ensuring all finished content effectively represents client values and brand voice

 

Education
The successful candidate will have attended a post-secondary institution. Bluetrain will consider any applicant with a background in communications, marketing, technical/business writing, or journalism.

 

Experience

  • At least 1-2 years working experience with either marketing communications, public relations, or business writing
  • Excellent writing, editing, and verbal communication skills
  • Strong understanding of tone of voice and proper grammar
  • Critical thinking skills (for research and interviews)
  • Experience compiling communications materials and written documents
  • Capacity to learn quickly and think creatively within project constraints
  • Ability to manage tight timelines and collaborate with others virtually
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Google Drive

To apply for this freelance position, please send a copy of your resume, two writing samples (e.g. blog, web page, case study, etc.), and rates to careers@bluetrain.ca. Include in subject line: Copywriter.

Bluetrain would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only successful candidates will be contacted within the next 2-3 weeks.