Web Copywriter Opportunity Based in Middle East

£18000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
21 Feb 2013
21 Mar 2013
Jonathan Baffour
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a multi-billion retail and hospitality conglomerate in the Middle East and India. Headquartered in Dubai, they operate over 20 home-grown and over 30 international brands across 15 countries, with over 1200 outlets. The web team here continues to grow and after another successful year they are once again on the lookout for Web Copywriters to come and join them in Dubai.

As a web copywriter you will be part of a team that forms the backbone of an internationally‐minded, Dubai‐based web start-up, the newest successful experiment of a leading global multi‐brand retail conglomerate. They are passionate about changing the landscape of the Internet and are hell‐bent on setting higher standards for everything Web. Intuitive user experience, beautiful design, slick photography, flawless functionality and killer copywriting are all hallmarks of their trade.

Key Requirements:

* At least 1‐2 years of e‐commerce copywriting experience

* The ability to write copy that is incredibly product‐focused

* Intermediate to Impressive HTML skills

* Previous experience with CMS tools

* A good portfolio detailing a strong body of work

* Impeccable grammar and punctuation

* A tech‐savvy, knowledge‐hungry brain that can write on anything from fashion and fitness to

home decor and electronics.

Main Responsibilities include:

* Writing lean, modern, relevant and superb web copy for various brands

* Collaborating with other business teams when developing product copy

* Understanding a brand's tone of voice and creating copy that fits it

* Editing, proofreading and correcting your own work; helping to cross‐check your team

members' work

* Ability to stick to deadlines

* Fast learner that is able to adapt fast; take charge and solid listening skills

If you think you have what it takes for this new challenge then why not get in touch and I would be more than happy to provide you with further details.