Freelance Packaging Copywriter

  • Location
    Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Job type
  • Category
    Creative & Marketing - Writer / Editor

Adecco Creative is assisting our client, a well known retailer, in their search for a Freelance Packaging Copywriter. This is a full time freelance role, working up to 40 hours per week onsite in the client's Minneapolis offices, and expected to last for approximately 7 months with the possibility of being extended. 


The Copywriter Will:

• Collaborate closely with a Designer/Art Director to create ideas for packaging
• Be responsible for crafting headlines and body copy to help bring each concept to life
• Be responsible for creating packaging romance copy 


Creative Development:
• Participates in brainstorming sessions
• Writes copy that is consistently in-tune with the company voice
• Stays current with the latest editorial, cultural and design trends


Project and Team Support
• Collaborates easily with Designers and fellow Copywriters
• Proofreads and edits own work for grammar, style and content accuracy
• Multi-tasks effortlessly, juggling several projects across various business categories
• Makes quick, timely decisions to meet project deadlines


Communication and Partnership:
• Assists in the preparation of presentation boards
• Responsible for writing taglines, manifestos and brand statements
• Leads and owns creative concepts from kickoff through execution
• Presents creative work to partners and leadership
• Ensures all work adheres to packaging and retail regulatory guidelines
• Submits work for appropriate legal and multicultural approvals
• Keeps project partners well informed


• College degree preferred or equivalent work experience
• 3+ years of retail writing experience in print media
• Exceptional creative and conceptual writing talent, as demonstrated by a portfolio
• Speaks and writes in a clear, concise manner
• Microsoft Windows proficiency (Word/Excel/PowerPoint)
• Familiar with Outlook
• Comfortable working with Macintosh computers/programs

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