Wednesday, June 2, 2021
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are marketed under the LOCALiQ brand, and runs the largest media-owned events
business in the U.S., USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures.
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Ventures Endurance, a division of Gannett/USA Today Network, is looking to hire a Copywriter to help deliver consistently compelling copy for close to 100 live and virtual endurance events, including road races, obstacle course events, and cycling. This person will be responsible for inspiring customer engagement at all stages of the customer journey across our race portfolios various brands and voices. This person will be joining a full marketing team in a quickly growing company. We work hard but we have a lot of fun along the way!
Write engaging copy across a variety of channels and touch points, including: digital (web & advertising), social, email, print, physical event experiences, and PR
Help craft and refine the copy direction of Ventures Endurances branding, marketing, and advertising initiatives
Implement and maintain brand voice, tone, and style for all unique events in our portfolio at both a national and local level
Collaborate with marketing team members to execute projects from conception to completion
Brainstorm exciting ways to create strong and memorable campaign messaging with a compelling narrative
Translate creative briefs into engaging and effective copy concepts
Help craft social and digital advertising copy that consistently exceeds industry standards
Become an expert in all things Ventures Endurance, and know our audiences inside and out
3+ years of copywriting experience with a consumer brand, advertising agency, or in-house creative group
Meticulous proofreading skills and a mastery of grammar
Able to multitask and stay organized, with exceptional time management skills
Ability to edit, elevate, and enhance existing copy
Must be a self-motivated person who collaborates well with others
Knowledge and/or passion of the endurance industry a plus, but not essential
Gannett Co., Inc.is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.