Application closing date: 22 March 2018
Working within the busy marketing team, the Copywriter will be responsible for writing and editing engaging copy for a range of channels to inspire staff, volunteers and donors to get involved with VSO. You’ll turn your hand to meet a variety of print and digital project briefs, from editing our annual report to crafting Plain English project summaries for our website.
Skills, qualifications and experience
The successful candidate will possess some commercial or freelancing copywriting experience and a current portfolio. You will be excited about working in an international environment, as well as using your skills to benefit some of the poorest communities in the world. You will also ideally, although not essential have a degree, or equivalent skills/experience in a marketing or communications-related subject.
Tasks will include proof-reading a range of documents to meet VSO style guides and copy-editing technical reports into succinct, accessible summaries. You will also be responsible for developing engaging digital content and creating inspiring marketing copy.
In your application please include some examples of your written work.
Unfortunately we are unable to provide sponsorship for this position, so please ensure you have the right to work in the UK before you apply.
VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.