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Senior Copywriter 

About the Organization Winegard Company is a trusted connectivity partner for designing and manufacturing the greatest range of world-class connectivity products and services, including WiFi and 4G LTE, satellite, broadband, video and over-the-air technology for residential, commercial and mobile applications. Founder, John Winegard, invented the multi-channel Yagi antenna and since its incorporation in 1953, Winegard has designed more than 1,000 antenna models and been granted more than 90 U.S. patents. The company's heritage includes recognition by NASA for contributions to the Apollo 11 mission, and the induction of founder John Winegard into the Consumer Electronics Association Hall of Fame. Winegard's high performance designs for TV, wireless and cellular technologies are manufactured in the U.S.A. The company is developing technologies to create 'smart hubs' that use cloud services to check on, manage and control devices in RVs, boats, semi-trucks and more. The Iowa-based facility totals 410,000 sq. ft. and includes a state-of-the-art testing, validation and measurement center. Headquartered in Burlington, Iowa, Winegard has locations in Illinois and Indiana. www.winegard.com

 
Description

We believe remarkable talent, enthusiasm, and creative thinking add up to great work. We’re looking for a creative thinker with excellent writing and research skills to help us elevate our work. As our full-time, in-house copywriter you will be part of a marketing team, and will write and edit copy for a variety of projects (including print, web, mobile, video, and social media, press releases, POS), working closely with the design teams to strategize, brainstorm ideas, create concepts, and develop messaging. You will also have the opportunity to work with product managers and engineers to identify target audiences and create relevant product benefits. The most successful copywriter will be a quick learner with a versatile writing style.

 

Objectives of this Role

  • Thrive in a collaborative environment with varying workloads
  • Continually raise the bar on creativity, writing fresh copy that connects with the desired audience and drives action
  • Comfortably vary voice, style, and other characteristics demanded by the industry, company, or target audience at hand
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of communication and client-related industry trends
  • Stay updated on appropriate style guidelines and brand voice for consistency in messaging


    Daily and Monthly Responsibilities
  • Interpret creative requests to develop and produce concepts through execution
  • Research and understand the company needs and target audiences, through online searches, reviews of existing research, interviews with subject matter experts, and in-person meetings
  • Write original copy and edit content for a range of corporate marketing and communications materials as well as new and existing products
  • Collaborate with a team creative staff from concept development to delivery of final product
  • Present copy concepts and final deliverables to internal team
  • Revise copy based on internal feedback/direction
 
Position Requirements

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, communications, or related discipline
  • Minimum 1-3 years professional copywriting experience with solid portfolio of work
  • Exceptional writing and research skill
  • Ability to work independently and with a team to meet deadlines
  • Excellent organizational skill and multitasking ability
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat Pro


    Preferred Qualifications
  • Social media or content marketing experience a plus
  • Experience with strategy, brand and product targeting research a plus
  • Proofreading experience and familiarity with standard style guides a plus
  • Experience working with content management systems, WordPress, etc.
  • A keen eye for detail and appreciation of great design
 
Location Winegard Company  
Salary Range  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift First  
Close Date 6/24/2020  
Number of Openings 1  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

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