E-Commerce Copywriter

Candidate Source Ltd
London (South)
£20000 per annum, Benefits £20,000 per annum
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an E-Commerce Copywriter to join a dynamic and fast growing online business based in Clapham, London retailing sports, fitness, healthcare and medical products to customers in the UK and Europe. Founded in 2008, we pride ourselves in providing high quality and innovative healthcare products combined with excellent service. Our customers include hospitals, sports clubs, physiotherapists, athletes and councils. You will be part of a team of copywriters working across a number of websites including our new sports and fitness site. You will be producing accurate and informative product descriptions, blogs and product guides designed to attract the customer and ensure they have all of the key information needed to make their purchase and return to shop with us in future. As a growing business, there are opportunities to take on more responsibilities and to progress within the business for the right candidate. The successful candidate will: Be able to successfully work to targets set by senior management. Be self-motivated and capable of completing tasks accurately and efficiently. Be able to use their own initiative. As an E-Commerce Copywriter your key responsibilities will be to: Add products to the website with comprehensive descriptions as quickly and accurately as possible. Liaise with suppliers to gather product data, images and prices Collate all product information, data and specifications provided by manufacturers and distributors Ensure that product titles are accurate and descriptive Write and/or edit product descriptions and product information to ensure that it is accurate and reads well. Optimise product descriptions for search engines (SEO) – full training provided. Resize product images (software and full training provided). Calculate retail prices from trade prices to achieve an acceptable profit margin. The ideal E-Commerce Copywriter will have the following skills and experiences: Fluent in English. Able to write clearly and accurately in English. A very good eye for detail. An excellent command of punctuation and grammar. Able to self-motivate to add products to the website accurately and at pace. Good communication skills. Good computer skills. The ability to focus on tasks exclusively. Able to work quickly and efficiently. The working hours of this role are Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday (37.5 paid working hours per week). In return, you will receive a salary of £20,000 per annum. How to apply: Please attach your CV and covering letter. Please reply with 10 bullet points stating why you feel you would be the ideal candidate for this role. The bullet points can be added to your email reply covering letter or an addition to your CV document. The first stage of the application process is to apply online. Candidate Source Ltd is an Advertising Agency working on behalf of an Employment Agency. By applying for this position you are giving us permission to pass your CV and covering letter to a third party in relation to this specific vacancy. A full copy of our privacy policy can be viewed on our website. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66800802