Writer
GoodScout Digital
Vancouver, BC
GoodScout is a digital marketing agency based in downtown Vancouver. We're looking for a copywriter/content writer with 2 to 3 years' agency experience to work on marketing, brand and editorial projects.

Creativity, versatility, and an attention to detail are key. Projects will range from long-form marketing writing to short-form brand messaging for social and digital channels.

The ideal candidate will have an eye for detail, a passion for succinct, compelling copy—and be comfortable working solo or as part of GoodScout's multi-disciplined team.

Skills

You can turn big words and confusing concepts into simple, engaging copy
You're a natural editor, with a gift for getting to the point
You're interested in digital marketing, digital products, and keep up to date with what's happening in the digital space
You have an eye for detail, and a passion for producing well-researched content
Often it goes beyond writing—you can pitch your ideas to leadership, colleagues, and clients, and build on their ideas
You have a portfolio of work that clearly demonstrates talent, range, and originality
You focus on solutions, not problems
No one has to tell you how to prioritize your work, you've got that under control
Bonus points if you're familiar with the work of Simon Sinek, Garry Stephen Ross, Ernest Hemingway, or Terry O'Reilly
Qualifications

Degree in a related field (creative writing, journalism, English) is preferred
2 to 3 years' experience writing for a marketing/brand agency, publisher or similar type of company
Familiarity with keyword placement and SEO
Proficient computer skills, including InVision
Responsibilities

Writing for digital marketing campaigns and digital products for a variety of clients, and for multiple platforms (websites, apps, blogs, articles, social updates, banners, case studies, guides, white papers, press releases, etc.)
Actively brainstorming with project teams on the creative and strategic approach to the work
Building a following on social media for GoodScout and GoodScout's clients with quality content
Researching markets and industries to create content that is innovative and original
Writing for internal marketing efforts for GoodScout and its sister companies
Life at GoodScout

Educational opportunities across the entire company, and within your area of expertise
Comprehensive medical, optical, dental, and extended health benefits plan
Regular team and company events (curling, karaoke, escape rooms, and more!)
Flexible vacation policy
Regular team and company meals
Growth in your role alongside the company's growth
About GoodScout

GoodScout helps brands create intelligent and engaging customer experiences. We believe that brands can only successfully connect with customers when their product and marketing activities are in sync.

Our troop is made up of members with deep, diverse backgrounds spanning research, strategy, planning, design, technology, and analytics — all ready to successfully engage our clients' customers in their natural habitat.