Copywriter

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powertofly approved What Snap Inc. Has to Offer:

Snap Inc. calls themselves a camera company but you know them as the people behind Snapchat! Snap Inc. aims to improve the way people live and communicate by empowering people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together. They offer their employees great benefits like:

  • 401k
  • Paid maternity, paternity, and family caregiver leave
  • Comprehensive medical coverage
  • Programs to encourage all kinds of fitness: financial, mental, & physical
  • Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.

    We’re looking for a Copywriter to join the Marketing team at Snapchat! As a member of the Language Design team, you will write, manage, and hone our voice in copy for our advertising business. Working from our Los Angeles headquarters, you’ll collaborate with cross-functional creative marketing partners to design and write intelligent, logical flows for communicating information — be that in a marketing site about our ad products, sizzles that showcase our offerings, business narratives used across the company, and more.

    What you’ll do:

    • Manage and write ad sales collateral, email marketing, decks, websites, case studies, and more related to Snapchat’s ad products and business products

    • Work with designers and art directors to create videos, sizzles, case studies, and more  

    • Internalize the Snapchat voice, and distribute it across all of your work to cultivate a fun and consistent tone :)

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

    • A master of colloquial language, breaking things down, and explaining what things mean 

    • A strong perspective on what makes a great user experience — in an app, a book, or an appliance. Everything we create, from decks to billboards, is a product!

    • Experience crafting brand voice, tone, and style guides ensuring consistent language across multiple touchpoints

    • An incredibly detail-oriented and organized person who never misses a period or an oxford comma

    • Experience working on integrated campaigns spanning digital, video, OOH, print, social, etc.  

    • An ability to adapt quickly and compromise with others without compromising our voice and integrity

    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

    • Ability to clearly communicate concepts through mocks and decks when pitching work to stakeholders and directors

    • Ability to work under the pressure of tight deadlines and changing priorities

    • A strong perspective and understanding of what makes good visual design

    Minimum Qualifications: 

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of experience

    • 5+ years of professional copywriting experience

    • A strong portfolio showcasing your work across multiple formats (digital, video, social, etc.)

    • Experience creating video content, from pre-production to post

    Preferred Qualifications: 

    • Experience writing for B2B

    • Experience working in both an ad agency and in-house marketing/creative team

    At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at accommodations-ext@snap.com.

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    Copywriter
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