Intern - Digital Copywriter, eCommerce/Digital

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 13 days ago
Job Description
Intern - Digital Copywriter, eCommerce/Digital APPLY NOW Job ID R17188 New Balance was founded on one simple maxim: we were born to move. For over a century, that idea has inspired us to support athletes of all kinds in their pursuit of excellence, whether that means winning a medal or just leading a more active lifestyle.But as proud as we are of our history, we’re even more excited about our future. We innovate fearlessly, guided by our core values and driven by the belief that conventions were meant to be challenged. We seek leaders and pioneers – those kindred spirits who follow only their passions — because tomorrow belongs to the courageous of today.Join us in upholding a culture of integrity, teamwork, and community. Join New Balance and declare your independence. JOB SUMMARY The Digital Copywriter Intern is responsible for developing copy for use on the Newbalance.com e-commerce platform, email marketing and acquisition channels. In addition to a passion for writing, you need to have an eye for details, understand and apply writing fundamentals, and demonstrate an understanding of current industry trends. JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Working within brand guidelines to write copy for site banners, emails, product descriptions, etc. • Create all copy in accordance to New Balance brand guidelines and ensure consistent brand voice across various touch points • Ensure all copy is engaging and written in language that is easily understood and meaningful to consumers • Collaborate with other members of the copy and design team as needed • Work with legal team to create ensure copy adheres to legal guidelines • Write according to eCommerce best practices and current consumer shopping trends/technologies • Review work in a staging environment and provide feedback to development team during quality assurance process REQUIREMENTS FOR SUCCESS • Passion for writing and an eagerness to learn more • Proficiency in Microsoft Word • Basic knowledge of copywriting/marketing best practices for eCommerce and email • Ability to manage multiple priorities and work quickly within deadlines while still delivering quality design work • Ability to independently research and gather information from a variety of sources  • Accurate and detail-driven work • Thrives in a team-oriented work environment and can also work well independently   • Good oral and written communication skills • Flexible and adaptable with the ability to learn quickly • Takes feedback well and applies learnings to future work Must submit a portfolio as part of the application process. Link URL can be listed in your application or on your resume. Application submissions without a portfolio will not be considered. POSITION DETAILS Job Type:               Internship Education:             Sophomore, Junior, Senior or recent graduate (within 6 months) pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, Marketing or related field Start Date:            May / June 2019 Hours:                   Average 40 per week Duration:              Minimum 12 weeks Work Hours:        Flexible within 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday - Friday Job Location:        Sunset Hills, MO Our Benefits:Our products are only as good as the people we hire, so we make sure to hire the best and treat them accordingly. In addition to a comprehensive traditional benefits package (medical, dental, vision, 401k, etc.) we proudly offer a slate of more nontraditional perks – opportunities like on/offsite seminars, customized team building sessions, tuition reimbursement, and various mentorship programs – that encourage our associates to grow personally as they develop professionally. You’ll also enjoy a flexible work schedule, gym discounts, fitness reimbursements, and volunteer opportunities, because work-life balance is more than just a buzzword – it’s part of our culture.Learn more about our company benefits.Equal Opportunity Employer: New Balance provides equal opportunities for all current and prospective associates and takes affirmative action to ensure that employment, training, compensation, transfer, promotion and other terms, conditions and privileges of employment are provided without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, handicap, genetic information and/or status as an Armed Forces service medal veteran, recently separated veteran, qualified disabled veteran or other protected veteran. APPLY NOW