Wilmington, Delaware | Freelance | Job ID #49447 |
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Are you ready to apply your expertise to a dynamic Fortune 200 company? Are you looking for a place where you be curious, drive change, and grow in ways you never imagined? If so, we want to talk to you. Our client is one of the most stable, fastest-growing financial institutions in the country, with a nationwide in-house creative network that values work-life balance and strives to continually up its game.

We are currently seeking a talented Copywriting professional for a 10-month extendable contract working out of our clients Wilmington, DE office.

Job Description:

  • Will be lead writer for in communication work and marketing material for our investing projects.
  • Can decipher differences in lower-to-mid marketing language, when to implement it and edit work accordingly to meet demands.
  • Works directly and collaboratively with members of the creative team and business partners to develop and produce effective communications.
  • Demonstrates expert knowledge of advertising and marketing trends and translates business intent into creative strategies and executions that market products effectively
  • Has SEO and SEM experience and knows best practices.
  • Editing skills, a must as may have an opportunity to review team or agency work to make sure it hits our brand standards.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the intended audience; interprets market research and test results and can use findings to focus targeted marketing messages
  • Writes, concise, informative and engaging copy and persuasively communicates creative ideas and rationale
  • Monitors projects to ensure creative intent is not diluted.
  • Web, mobile and social experience a plus.
  • Any editorial content experience is a significant plus.
  • Is self-organized and manages multiple deadlines on numerous concurrent jobs.
  • Can follow and lead internal processes for naming, organizing and being responsible for their work.
  • Facilitates brainstorm sessions; recognizes ideas that should go forward


  • 4-year degree in communications, creative writing, journalism or similar discipline.
  • 6+ years of writing experience.
  • Financial Services experience is a plus.
  • Portfolio demonstrates a variety of experience with national advertising or marketing campaigns: annual reports, broadcast, print and web.

Industry Knowledge:

  • Direct Mail, Email, Landing Pages, Web Experience required within any industry.
  • Financial Services a plus.
  • Brings processes, technology or people solutions to the table.
  • Proven ability to coach and challenge design team to improve the effectiveness of creative


Technical Knowledge:

  • Working knowledge of Google Applications: Gmail, Google Docs, Google Slides
  • Working knowledge of MS Word, InDesign and Acrobat preferred

Does this sound like your skillset and experience? Apply today!

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.
  • The client 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.
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Onward Search helps connect digital, creative and marketing talent with choice jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent / executive search placement.