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Sr. Digital Copywriter (Journalistic)

Richmond, Virginia
$80,000 - $90,000 yearly
Job ID #72290

We are currently partnering with one of our esteemed clients based in Richmond, VA, in their search for a talented Senior Digital Copywriter to join their team. This is a direct hire position offering a hybrid work arrangement within Virginia. Candidates from outside Virginia who are willing to relocate will be considered, and our client provides relocation assistance.

Please ensure your application includes a portfolio link; applications without one will not be considered.

Role Overview: As a Senior Digital Copywriter, you will play a pivotal role in our dynamic team, contributing to both research and crafting compelling digital copy. Your work will encompass a wide range of topics, particularly focused on lifestyle, real estate, family, leisure activities, and travel. Your skillful writing will empower our digital audience to make informed decisions about their lifestyles.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough market and geographic research
  • Conduct interviews with external stakeholders to gather insightful perspectives from various regions
  • Create succinct narratives and engaging video scripts
  • Collaborate with team members to maintain consistent brand voice across all content forms
  • Coordinate with photography managers for projects related to the content you develop
  • Oversee diverse copy and content projects from conceptualization to final publication
  • Share your work with relevant team members and stakeholders, incorporating feedback to enhance content quality
  • Skillfully manage multiple writing projects concurrently based on business requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
  • Minimum of 6 years of demonstrated copywriting experience
  • Proficiency in AP Stylebook guidelines
  • Strong research abilities, including proficiency in conducting telephone interviews
  • Proficient in editing, proofreading, grammar, and spelling (please ensure your application materials are error-free)
  • Outstanding digital copywriting portfolio showcasing your expertise


  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage
  • 401K retirement plan
  • Generous paid time off
  • On-site amenities such as fitness center and dining options
  • Additional benefits


  • Salary: $80,000 - $90,000
  • Potential for annual bonus, up to 5%
  • Relocation candidates eligible for a relocation package

If you are an experienced Senior Digital Copywriter seeking an exciting opportunity to contribute your expertise to a dynamic team, we encourage you to apply. Your innovative writing and strategic insights will be instrumental in shaping our digital content strategy.

To apply, please submit your resume and a link to your portfolio showcasing your digital copywriting prowess.

Note: This job description is intended to convey essential information about the scope and requirements of the position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, duties, responsibilities, or benefits associated with the role.

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
$80,000 - $90,000 yearly
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