Creative Team Contributor
at Dealpigg, LLC in Washington-Seattle
We are looking for a savvy, good-humored, self-motivated writer who can produce quality copy on demand to join the Dealpigg creative team.
Dealpigg is a dynamic, high-energy start-up that has opened a new division in the Seattle area. We are a daily deal sourcing company with a group of extreme couponers, deal hunters, and bargain shoppers that we lovingly call our sales team. Once the sales team has negotiated the terms of a promotion with our merchant partners it is up to our creative team’s writers to make the deal shine with their superhuman level of creativity and mastery of the Dealpigg writing style. Literary types with a sarcastic sense of humor and a wide range of knowledge are definitely encouraged to apply!
Ninja-level skills using Photoshop or similar programs are also beneficial.
As with any start-up you can expect to wear many hats at various times, or even all at once — utility belt and superhero mask are not provided. That said, you can expect a high level of visibility and appreciation for your work.
At least one year of professional experience in writing web copy or marketing/advertising (if you have links to published copy, please include this with your resume).
BA/BS in English, Communications, or related field/work experience.
Excellent writing, communication, and organizational skills.
Exhibit self-motivation, flexibility and adaptability to new situations.
Possess ability to work independently while maintaining focus and productivity to meet deadlines.
Must possess strong interpersonal skills and think creatively in a fast-paced environment.
Must be familiar with Adobe Suite software
Competitive salary with management and upward mobility opportunities.
Please submit resume with cover letter telling us why this position is perfect for you (being creative is key).
For the writing test, Please provide sample write ups for two sample deals, which are posted below. The assumption is that you have never visited either deal location.
Witty, Clever, Fun, think like Esquire Magazine.
140 words max per deal.
For your research go to the merchant website/external review websites/other press.
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