Hours Per Week
Part-Time Copywriter Job Overview
Passionate about writing and small business? We want to work with you.
This part-time copywriting position will produce client deliverables (website copy, blog content, social media content, email copy, etc.); however, this role does not have any client facing responsibilities yet. Additionally, this position may support FocusCopy marketing efforts.
Responsibilities and Duties
Depending on the applicant’s expertise and experience, the responsibilities and duties may change. Everything will be detailed in the offer letter.
- Strategize copy outline for clients
- Write high-converting and persuasive client deliverables with assistance from management team
- Keyword research for search engine optimization (SEO)
- Topic research
- Proofreading and editing deliverables to maintain brand voice and FocusCopy standards
- Occasionally write FocusCopy blogs or newsletters
Copywriting isn’t something that is taught in school – unfortunately. It, however, requires good writing skills and a driven personality to learn how to write effective copy. Use these “qualifications” as guidelines.
Preferably a Marketing, Advertising, Communications, Entrepreneurship, or English degree, but candidates with any other degree will be considered.
All candidates must show a passion to write.
Copywriting Certifications (Digital Marketer, AWAI)
A plus, but not required.
- At least 1-5 Years of Writing Experience
- SEO Writing (or basic knowledge of SEO)
- Content Writing
- Ability to communicate effectively
- Proficient writer
- Excellent editor or proofreader
- Ability to switch brand voices swiftly (we have processes to help you with this)
- Openly accept feedback and collaborate with the team
- Acute attention to detail
- Able to write well under pressure
- Write copy for the target customer
- Experience with the following is a plus:
- Google Analytics
- Google Drive & G Suite
The Part-Time Contract Copywriter role will require about 15-30 hours a week, remotely. Hourly rates are commensurate with experience. There are no “office hours”. If you work best at 3am or 12pm, finish your work then. The only thing that is time sensitive are our internal deadlines.
All FocusCopy positions start with a 3-month contract. This allows both parties to see if it’s a good fit to continue. If the candidate desires and FocusCopy has the work, this position has the opportunity to convert to a full-time opportunity.
FocusCopy LLC is an at-will employer and can terminate employment at any time, for any, or no reason. Similarly, the employee will be an at-will employee with the same rights.
Candidates must supply their own laptop with video camera / microphone and access to high-speed Internet. Any information created by the contractor on behalf or for FocusCopy is confidential and belongs to FocusCopy.
FocusCopy is a full-service copywriting firm that brings clarity and focus to all business communications.
At our core, we are an entrepreneurial company . We are all about partnering with our clients to help improve their business sales and operations.
So, what’s it like to work at FocusCopy?
We are very collaborative – leaning on each other’s strengths to produce the highest-quality, high-converting copy for our clients. Our team is constantly cheering each other on. Day in and day out, our team strives to create a “workplace” where we help each other reach their personal and professional goals.
Even though we have a team of copywriters, each role is designed around the individual person – as it should be.
In addition, we are a multi-generational company. Our founders have 39 years of experience between them, and that difference is what makes our copy different. We are always willing to learn from one another and improve our skills as copywriters. Our goal isn’t to just build a copywriting company. We are building a business that helps other companies grow – regardless of the outside circumstances.