We Are Hiring!

The Gist:

Our need for well written copy for our clients is growing and we’re looking to add a new copywriting position to the team.

About Matchbox Design Group

Matchbox Design Group is a marketing company specializing in web design, development and SEO. We pride ourselves on our technically savvy and customer-centric approach to building for the web. Our team is a close-knit group of talented individuals that love to collaborate and deliver results.

The Details

Job Description: Matchbox Design Group is looking for a copywriter with 1-2 years experience that will be responsible for researching, preparing, writing, editing and optimizing copy for digital and traditional marketing materials. You must be an effective communicator, very detail oriented, organized and prepared to learn.

Things We’re Looking For:

  • Ability to integrate with a team of incredibly talented individuals
  • Skilled communicator both written and verbally
  • Ability to effectively communicate via phone, email and in-person meetings
  • Incredibly detail oriented
  • Basic understanding of content optimization for the web
  • Ability to forecast and circumvent problems and risks
  • Ability to make decisions to keep projects on time and on budget
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and balance multiple projects simultaneously
  • A sense of urgency 
  • A sense of humor

Things You’ll Do:

  • Interface with clients
  • Assist with content strategy
  • Write and organize web copy
  • Optimize content for the web
  • Contribute to strategy development
  • Content gap analysis
  • Perform in-depth research
  • Work with design team for UI or graphic needs
  • Collect and interpret data around content performance

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 1-2 years experience with copywriting
  • Experience balancing multiple concurrent projects
  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools
  • Knowledge of web design
  • Knowledge of the WordPress platform
  • Basic knowledge of SEO preferred
  • Candidates with experience in a creative firm will be given priority

Key Competencies:

  • Critical thinking
  • Problem solving skills
  • Superior planning skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Multi-tasking skills
  • Decision making
  • Communication skills
  • Teamwork
  • Negotiation
  • Conflict management
  • Adaptability

*Note: Open to discussing remote opportunities while working +/- 1 hour of the Central time zone.