Digital Copywriter Position


About Us

Orbit Media is an award-winning web design and development company based in the beautiful Ravenswood neighborhood of Chicago.

Since 2001, we’ve been designing and building beautiful websites for a huge variety of clients in nearly every industry. We’re a B-Corp with deep roots in our community. We have fun and do great work. And we’d love for you to be a part of it.

We’re expanding our copywriting department based on client demand, and we’re looking for a digital copywriter to help us build our team, grow our offerings, and create something bigger. At Orbit, we pride ourselves on delivering SEO-driven and conversion-oriented content to all our clients.


Responsibilities

The digital copywriter will:

  • Write powerful, conversion-driven, search-optimized copy for an array of website pages, including key landing pages, SEO-related pages, and content marketing posts
  • Confidently present work and interview clients directly
  • Seamlessly integrate SEO research into written copy
  • Collaborate with designers and UX team to create copy that both informs and fits into page layouts
  • Work with clients and internal copywriting team to adopt or even help develop a client’s voice and tone
  • Establish and help define the audience for every website, including user goals and the paths they take toward conversion
  • Understand a client’s industry and overall business goals, and orient copy to match those goals
  • Comfortably pivot among projects for clients in vastly different fields
  • Conduct stakeholder interviews and compile and prioritize the information gathered for website conversion strategy and user flow
  • Edit the work of other copywriters on the team, and produce revised copy based on client/team feedback

Requirements

The digital copywriter should have:

  • Outstanding writing skills in any field
  • Experience writing copy in-house or for an agency
  • The ability to quickly shift between multiple clients with different goals, voice, and audiences
  • The ability to receive edits and criticism in stride and improve their copy
  • The desire to quickly learn about a wide variety of industries and become knowledgeable about each one
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices and the desire to learn more
  • Attention to detail
  • True empathy and deep curiosity
  • A passion for learning more about their craft
  • A great sense of humor
  • Great ideas they can bring to every project
  • The ambition to grow and develop their role and the copywriting department at Orbit Media

We’re looking for people who are excited to work with a great team in a company filled with great people. We’re looking for people who want to learn from and work with some of the best-known content marketing experts in the business. We’re looking for people who want to improve their skills, build their career, and be part of a growing department.


Interested? Here’s What We Need From You

  • Resume
  • Link to online portfolio or writing samples (required)
  • Start date availability

Apply now

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