Online Copywriter
Reitmans (Canada) Ltd
Montréal, QC
The Online Copywriter is responsible for the creation and adaptation of various texts for the web: product descriptions, emails, advertising and promotions for the banners and other text-based information required for e-commerce ;
Reflects the voice, tone and personality of the different banners ;
Researches products, materials, style trends and other details to develop adequate background for the writing of copy;
Works with Buying and Marketing teams to acquire full understanding of product information
Utilizes available information to write short informative, clear and concise consumer-friendly branded copy;
Works with Online Marketing team to develop editorial content for the web site;
Studies text in competitions' catalogs, blogs and websites and stays abreast of industry trends to improve customer experience, enhance the brand image and SEO;
Identifies and recommends ways to enhance the information presented on the website ;
Proofs accuracy of website copy and emails to ensure they are update to date and accurate ;
Translates text.

Requirements :
University degree in Communications, Creative Writing
Two (2) to three (3) years experience in writing with a minimum of one (1) year experience writing blog articles and for social media as well as two (2) to three (3) years writing web based product descriptions
Strong computer skills; MS Office, Online Dictionaries
Strong planning, organizational and communication skills
Knowledge of the fashion retail industry
Ability to multi-task and prioritize under tight deadlines
Initiative taker, committed and dedicated to the task
Strong interpersonal skills and team work oriented
Ability to translate from English to French
Bilingualism is required (French and English – written and spoken)

Comments :
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