Senior Email Copywriter

Buffalo Grove, IL | Freelance | Job ID #64090 |
Posted This Week

Are you an email copywriter looking for their next challenge? Is eCommerce your middle name? Do you enjoy journey segmenting and creating content for streams? This may be the quick freelance gig you are looking for...


  • Create content for email marketing campaigns across a variety of e-commerce brands
  • Responsible for curating helpful information, and embodying the brand's voice
  • This role requires the ability to write great subject lines, provide an enjoyable reading experience, and effectively convert sales
  • For each project, you will be provided a detailed brief with clear objectives from your project manager, and our clients usually need a fast 2-3 day turnaround time
  • Your work would primarily be email copy, but it’s a plus if you have experience in writing Facebook Ads and landing pages.


  • Understand the client’s audience and business objectives
  • Bring creativity to the emails that fit with the overall client strategy
  • Follow a clearly defined project brief
  • Do additional research when necessary
  • Provide deliverables in a proper format
  • Accept feedback and iterate copy
  • Ask questions when needed

Job Requirements:

  • 2 years of email copywriting experience
  • 2 years direct response experience
  • Familiarity with AP writing style
  • Experience writing for a wide variety of industries
  • Experience writing with humor and storytelling
  • Experience writing dialogue What We Prize:
  • Curiosity
  • Someone who loves all the intricacies of writing
  • Understanding of human psychology
  • Hard workers and disciplined in your practice
  • Ability to keep commitments
  • Clear and honest communication
  • Willingness to accept feedback and revise copy
  • An excellent eye for detail with few grammatical errors
  • A desire to work on projects that make an impact
  • Someone willing to push the line and be bold with a copy when on-brand

Does this sound like you? 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.
  • 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.


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About Onward Search

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