Copywriter II - San Francisco, California

  • Uber
  • San Francisco, California, USA
  • Jul 27, 2020
Full time Transportation

Job Description

About the Role

We're looking for a conceptual creative innovator who can help push the brand forward and round out our team with world-class copywriting skills. The job involves working collaboratively with other marketing teams, being a creative problem solver, pitching concepts to business stakeholders and attending and guiding shoots. This wordsmith should know what works and what doesn't, should have superb concepting ability and a proficiency over short and long copy, as well as thinking content and big platform ideas.

You'll work among other exceptionally hardworking creatives in a fast-paced, rapidly growing, highly collaborative environment. We'll look to you to add passion to the work. To be in the constant pursuit of perfection, with a fearlessness optimistic attitude for problem-solving.

What You'll Do

  • The copywriter works in creative partnerships to concept, build and produce effective creative deliverables.
  • Raise the creative at Uber by crafting compelling copy, concepts, campaigns and thoughts.
  • Build consistent executions across all channels and audiences
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to plan, concept and design content
  • You work through multiple rounds efficiently. And you think all the way through the experience, developing a solid foundation, tinkering, collecting feedback, and refining.
  • You are committed to keeping projects on track while keeping messaging on target.
  • You present your work with confidence, can rally people around ideas and are skilled at selling through concepts to key stakeholders.

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of proven experience as a copywriter for an advertising agency or in-house for a global brand
  • Expertise in digital marketing (Email, in-app, SMS/PUSH, paid social and display channels) best practices
  • Present a portfolio showcasing applicable projects
  • Possess strong editing skills
  • Demonstrate stakeholder management skills
  • Understand how to write to templates and work within existing constructs
  • Strategically prioritize multiple projects and manage your own workload. You'll have plenty to do--know where your efforts will have the most impact.
  • Ability to make sophisticated marketing programs and products sound simple
  • A desire to work in a fast-paced environment, collaborating with a broad in-house team
  • Understand how to scale ideas for global deliverables
  • An appetite for problem-solving in a landscape that changes quickly

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have a curiosity, passion and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.

Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

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