Creative Writer

  • Job Reference: 00002476-1
  • Date Posted: 24 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Vertical Plus Limited
  • Location: Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary: £16,000
  • Sector: Advert / Media / Entertainment
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about writing to take the role of Creative Writer for our expanding team to write product descriptions, blogs and short narratives to both build and promote E Commerce sites on the Internet. 

This role would suit a graduate just starting out on their career and wanting experience in a growing, commercial company and working within an ambitious team environment in the online marketing sector.

You should work quickly and accurately and have a good written style suitable for the retail sector. The writer will be expected to be good at time management and a knowledge of, or experience of, SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) would be a distinct advantage. 

A good working knowledge of the internet is essential as you will be registering on a variety of websites as well as developing new ideas and promotions to help support your sites. The writer must command an excellent use of English, must have good computer skills, be a good communicator and be capable of working on their own initiative but also as part of a Team.

Person Specification

Part of what makes Vertical Plus Limited successful are the highly motivated people who work here and their enthusiasm for online marketing. We recruit individuals who have honesty, integrity, initiative and a creative approach to problem solving. Our employees have a can do attitude. An inspiration to your colleagues, you’ll have passion and a commitment to getting things done while always placing the client at the centre.

To be a Creative Writer you should have:

  • Ideally a minimum of a degree in English Language or Literature
  • The ability to adapt content to various media platforms and different audiences
  • Excellent grammar and proof reading skills
  • Capable of writing for B2B and B2C
  • Produce written communications in line with branding guidelines
  • Be very self motivated

Company Information:

Vertical Plus Limited is a fast-growing and innovative Plymouth based E Commerce company providing our very best service to our clients. We are located at the Plymouth Science Park in Plymouth and as of September 2019 employ 24 members of staff. The park has low cost and extensive parking for staff and is easy to access from all parts of the city. Around the park are numerous cafes and restaurants; including an on site cafe and Dartmoor is only a short five minute drive. 

Vertical Plus Limited offers a professional, friendly and supportive environment within an open plan office free of discriminatory practices. Ambitious and hard working, you will join a robust in-house competencies development programme aiming at encouraging all employees to reach their full potential. 

Our Mission Statement:

Vertical Plus Limited provides an all embracing e-commerce strategy for businesses. We work in partnership with small businesses to help them sell online. Our ultimate aim is to give business owners complete reassurance - knowing that their day to day on-line business is being looked after and is growing. Our approach is to develop a long term partnership with business owners to a personalised specification. We evolve with the client to meet the ever growing and changing demands of their business.

A writing test will form part of the interview process.

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