Vancouver, Canada


Full Time

Date Posted

Feb 16, 2018

SAXX Underwear Co. is looking for a Copywriter to join the team based at our Vancouver office location.

This is your opportunity to be part of a globally growing brand in a dynamic work environment.

The Copywriter opportunity...

Reporting to the Marketing Director, the Copywriter will craft words that move people…producing and communicating original content for seasonal product and marketing messaging. You love the art and science of writing ads and long-form copy to tell compelling stories. You focus on each word and impact your audience with every line. This role will work with the marketing team to execute a wide variety of projects from product naming, packaging and descriptions, sales tools, ads in various forms (print, online, radio, OOH), social media and longer form stories.

  • Write brand-appropriate, creative pieces in a variety of mediums; both online and offline
  • Write compelling, direct response advertising copy for email, social media, print and radio campaigns
  • Present ideas, tactics, and strategies to internal cross-functional teams
  • Create and test ads to drive sales and engagement online
  • Edit and proof-read content produced by other team members and partners
  • Craft messaging points and consumer benefits for all new collections
  • Report KPI's against tests and ads to provide insights that will drive future strategies
  • Work closely with the marketing team to integrate the SAXX brand voice across campaign initiatives
  • Work with ecommerce and marketing team on creative briefs and requirements for each campaign
  • Establish effective communication mechanisms with key stakeholders
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree or diploma in Marketing or related field; or equivalent years of combined education & experience
  • 2- 3 years of ad copy writing experience, preferably in a consumer products category
  • Ability to function professionally at highest level in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to present your concepts and strategies to senior management
  • Strong conceptual and creative abilities, demonstrated by a portfolio writing samples
  • Highly detail oriented - you notice the smallest details that others would miss
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and a relentless learner
  • Expert storyteller - your imagination can turn a pair of underwear into a page turner
  • Sense of humour - you're going to be writing a lot about underwear
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
  • Flexible team player who thrives in environments requiring ability to effectively prioritize and juggle multiple concurrent projects