Full Job Description
Join the thousands of innovators, advocates and forces who are making an impact every day at one of the biggest footwear brands in the world. Whether you love to connect with consumers on the retail floor or want to drive our award-winning powerhouse in new directions, the SKECHERS team is the place to be. Learn more about our brand at about.skechers.com
With a goal of presenting Skechers as the global footwear leader that it is, the Product Copywriter will ensure our product content presents our brand in an accurate and compelling way. Works closely with the copy team, product and retail departments to ensure accuracy and key styles and features are represented, as well as various other departments in the company. Also works with SEO/Digital teams to ensure keywords are featured.
Essential Job Results
Write compelling and engaging products for U.S. and International websites
Ensuring that the company’s content presents the actual picture of the products and is also consistent with the brand
Ability to think creatively, translating ideas and visual concepts into copy
Translating product to other medium such as catalogs
Collaborative, with excellent communication and organizational skills
Proactive in nature, with the ability to manage multiple projects at once
Understanding key SEO terms as well as key terms for the product
Knowledge of AP style
HTML desired but not vital
Ensure all International sites are getting current products translated and on site
Write clear, engaging copy for each target audience
Proof own work and others
Strong organizational skills, ability to work effectively under deadlines and manage multiple priorities and projects at once
Ability to multi-task.
Excellent written/verbal, time management and quantitative/analytical skills required
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, journalism, or related field
2+ years of professional writing and editing experience
Exceptional writing, proofreading, and editing skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The skills, abilities and physical demands described are representative of those duties that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified for the job position, to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, stoop, and kneel. The employee is occasionally required to sit for long period of times.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.