We are looking for an experienced and innovative creative professional who can rise to the challenge and who will thrive in a fast moving, progressive environment. All things copy-related will be covered in this exciting and challenging position. An expert in persuasive copywriting with a strong portfolio of product, branding and marketing work, the successful candidate will combine a creative flair for content and sales generation with commercial common sense.
This is a great opportunity for an ambitious online copywriter to take the business forward. We are a £20m+ business, now expanding the design & web team and needs a dedicated, resourceful and knowledgeable copywriter to transform our website, brochure and advertising campaigns and take our marketing to the next level.
You will be working in a creative team working on a variety of advertising and retail formats – including social media, blogs, websites. You will be working across all forms of advertising including leaflets, flyers, press releases posters, banners, blogs, emails, brochures, web content and much more.
Ideally you will have this blend of skills and experience:Essential
- Degree or equivalent qualification (ideally in English)
- A strong copy portfolio & creative writing
- Strong knowledge of design, branding, identity and print
- Great communication and interpersonal skills
- Experience in journalistic style writing, and SEO copy for websites
- Creative and innovative thinker
- Bathroom or DIY copy experience
The role will be based at our head offices in Hull (easily commutable from North and West Yorkshire), and offers an excellent remuneration package, and also the opportunity to progress within a highly successful and expanding organisation.
Victoria Plumb is the leading online bathroom retailer in the UK and well on the way to achieving its goal of establishing itself among the big players in the national market (and beyond).Ranked 6th in the Yorkshire Post business list of best run SMEs in the region (February 2013), the brand has seen strong double-digit growth for the last 2 years and continues to expand rapidly.
The business is investing in materials to cope – redesigning our warehousing to cope with more capacity. The workforce is also growing and the business is very proud to be generating even more Yorkshire jobs this year – six in the online marketing team alone.Our goal is for more growth in 2013 as we plan to beef up our marketing, sales and fulfilment departments.
We are proud of our Yorkshire heritage and our core principles – offering our customers the best mix of price, quality and service possible – stem from the same thinking that has given this region its worldwide reputation for industry and commercial achievement.