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Copywriter

Copywriter

Job ID 
548013
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
7/7/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Editorial, Writing, & Content Management
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Day 1 Creative is the internal creative agency setting design and brand direction for Amazon’s global online retail websites. Our mission is to create beautiful visual designs, communications, on-site graphics, photography, videos, and user experiences. We are responsible for branding and the creative development of a wide range of services, features and categories (Amazon Prime, Amazon Music, Echo, Echo Show, FireTV, Movies, Video Games, and more) for Amazon websites media around the world. We apply strategic insight to delight customers—driving discovery, engagement, and trust. We’re growing quickly and hiring the best. This is day one.

Basic Qualifications

· Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferred in a relevant field such as communications, marketing, advertising or business.
· Advertising background, preferably with experience working with global brands.
· Possess a love for film making and an interest in coming up with new ways to tell simple stories
· Advertising or creative agency experience specifically writing narratives and story arcs
· Able to comfortably and confidently present to all levels within the organization in both written and verbal communication.
· Attention to detail, excellent grammar and copy-writing skills.
· Think and act both strategically and tactically. The successful candidate will be a tenacious self-starter with a passion for effective communications, who can serve as a strong advocate for our customers.
· Able to manage multiple tasks in a deadline-driven environment.
· 5-10 years of experience as a copywriter with interactive/ad agencies, design studios, or in-house retail teams particularly writing authentic character dialogue
· Writing examples showing candidate experience with both short and long-form pieces including: headlines, social, static ads, naming brands, brand voices, and/or creating a brand story.
You want to work on re-inventing Amazon product and service launch videos. You're driven to tell brand stories that connect with customers across a variety of industries.

Preferred Qualifications

· 5+ years of long and short-form copywriting experience for an agency and an in-house creative team.
· Strong communication skills, and team-oriented mindset where the candidate has executed successfully against deadlines in an in-house creative team or agency.