Copywriter

Become a Preferred Contractor

We are looking for a creative Freelancer to write clear and concise copy for our clients. Our ideal candidate is a skilled and imaginative writer who can work alongside a team and independently to help Rose & Crown continue its growth in a variety of different industries.

Who We are

Rose & Crown is a local Santa Barbara startup that excels in connecting businesses with clients through online marketing. We believe online marketing is a proven and unmatched tool that draws in old and new clients to grow businesses. We strive to cultivate clear communication, trust, and understanding with everyone we work with. It’s our vision to help companies that we believe in grow through personalized online marketing strategies that are community driven, further supporting the environments we want to live and work in. With this vision as our guiding beckon, we strive to redefine the way small business owners align to their clients and their community, leveraging online marketing in a way never believed possible.

Copywriter

Job Description

At Rose & Crown we strive to be client centric and place value on delivering services that go above and beyond their expectations. To help us continue to grow and refine our offerings, we’re in search of an experienced copywriter to execute various responsibilities. We’re looking for someone with excellent writing and research skills to be a contracted copywriter. As a member of the creative team, you will write and edit content for a variety of projects, including print, web, email, video, and social media. Thorough research and interviews are required for every client’s industry, products, services, branding, and marketing. The most successful candidate will be a quick learner who has a versatile writing style.

Objectives

  • Thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment with a high-volume workload often requiring short turnaround times.
  • Raise the bar continually for writing fresh copy that connects with a desired audience and drives action.
  • Be adept at varying the voice, style, and other characteristics of messaging based on the industry, company, or target audience.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of communications and client-related industry trends.
  • Stay current on the appropriate style guidelines and brand voice for consistent messaging.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Website Copywriting including home page, about, bios, services, product descriptions, one-liners, mission statements, informational, blog posts, articles, and short stories.
  • Email marketing including short and long form content, informational, promotional, and product based.
  • Social media including bios and captions. 
  • Research a client’s needs and target audiences, through online searches, interviews with subject-matter experts, and in-person meetings.
  • Write original copy and edit content for a range of marketing and communications materials.
  • Revise copy based on internal and client feedback.

Qualifications & skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, communications, or four or more years of professional copywriting experience, with a solid portfolio of work (these are bonuses, not a deal breaker). 
  • Exceptional writing and research skills. 
  • Ability to work independently or with a team to meet deadlines. 
  • Excellent organizational skills and multitasking ability. 
  • Experience writing for various different industries. 
  • Understand how to format articles for SEO or have a basic understanding and a willingness to learn. 
  • Proven success in producing copy for advertising or marketing campaigns. 
  • Familiar with software such as Google suite and Grammarly, or something comparable.
  • Have a basic understanding of the psychology of marketing.

Competencies

  • Dedicated to meet the expectations and requirements of clients.
  • Uses time effectively and efficiently. 
  • Can be counted on to meet goals successfully.
  • Persevering attitude that is eager to problem solve.
  • Skilled at managing resources and possesses organizational prowess.
  • Comfortable learning on the fly. 
  • Action oriented with intuitive decision making skills. 
  • Creative with a knack for innovation. 
  • Can shift gears comfortably when dealing with ambiguity.
  • Works well with cross functional teams.

Request an Interview

Thank you for your interest in becoming a preferred contractor with us! We’re excited to meet you. Please fill out the form below and upload your resume and any documents you feel showcase your skills, and work experience. If it’s a good fit, we’ll be in touch to setup an interview.

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We are boutique marketing team based in Santa Barbara, CA offering all-inclusive, strategic marketing solutions with an emphasis on branding and design. Delivering results you’d expect from a large corporate agency with the playfulness and personal touch of a tight knit team.

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Rose & Crown is a boutique marketing team based in Santa Barbara, CA offering all-inclusive, strategic marketing solutions with an emphasis on branding and design. Delivering results you’d expect from a large corporate agency with the playfulness and persona touch of a tight knit team.