Product Content Marketing Copywriter

Florida - Jacksonville /
Marketing - Product Content /
Hourly
Fanatics is the global leader in licensed sports merchandise and changing the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel and jerseys. Through an innovative, tech-infused approach to making and selling fan gear in today's on-demand culture, Fanatics operates more than 300 online and offline stores, including the e-commerce business for all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA), major media brands (NBC Sports, CBS Sports, FOX Sports) and more than 200 collegiate and professional team properties, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs (Manchester United, Real Madrid, Chelsea). Fanatics offers the largest collection of timeless and timely merchandise whether shopping online, on your phone, in stores, in stadiums or on-site at the world's biggest sporting events.



Who We Are:
The Product Content Creation Team is an integral part of Fanatics. We’re committed to creating the best customer experience through delivering and maintaining high-quality product content for the fan. Our team collaborates daily with Merchandising, Marketing, Tech and Business Management teams. We take pride in creating a fun, casual and supportive environment. We are for fans, by fans and strive to maintain the highest standards across the different phases of our product cycles.

About the job:
As a copywriter you will have the ability to bring the product to life for our fans with your words. You’ll create engaging product descriptions that meet the brand and tone of the site as well as engage the fans that are reading it. You will work closely with our imaging and editing team to create best-in-class product content for an all-around awesome fan experience. You will have the opportunity to work on a broad range of products, including apparel, headwear and hard goods for all ages and all sports, leagues and teams.

Your responsibilities include:
·       creating engaging product descriptions that match site tone and branding.
·       completing product descriptions at pace for peak and non-peak season.
·       working as a team to achieve weekly goals.
·       communicating with imaging and content editors to ensure a well-rounded product presentation.
·       proofreading all content for correct grammar and flow.
·       checking products in hand for accuracy and additional details.
·       moving items to and from various scanning locations.
·       keeping up with current industry trends.
 
You are a Fanatic because you’re:
·       an excellent wordsmith who is up-to-date on writing trends.
·       excited to flex your writing muscle.
·       able to work extended hours during our peak season.
·       a great team player, but can work independently.
·       able to self-motivate.
·       able to work goal-based deadlines.
·       excited to learn new things.
 
We’re excited about you because you:
·       have 1-3 years’ experience writing.
·       hold a bachelor degree in English, Communications, Journalism or equivalent work experience.
·       have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
·       have the ability to handle high work volumes and juggle several writing workflows.
·       have basic understanding of a production studio
·       have the ability to multitask.
·       are proficient with Microsoft Suite.
·       have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
·       can move around z-racks and lift totes of product weighing 25+ lbs.
·       have the ability to perform frequent movements such as standing, walking, repetitive finger, hand and wrist motions, as well as bending, stooping, reaching, squatting, and kneeling.
·       can work overtime during peak season (roughly six months out of the year).
 
**Please note: Work examples are required along with your resume. They must show attention to detail. We request either a link to your online portfolio or an attached PDF document. Applications without examples will not be considered.
Ensure your Fanatics job offer is legitimate and don’t fall victim to fraud.  Fanatics never seeks payment from job applicants.  Fanatics recruiters will only reach out to applicants from an @fanatics.com or @fanatics.co.uk email address.  For added security, where possible, apply through our company website at www.fanaticsinc.com/careers

Tryouts are open at Fanatics! Our team is passionate, talented, unified, and charged with creating the fan experience of tomorrow. The ball is in your court now.


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