Eight Oh Two Marketing has an exciting opportunity for a full-time SEO Copywriter. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is eager to apply their skills to a diverse portfolio of enterprise-level client accounts.

About Eight Oh Two and the Role

We cater to a growing list of clients including large online retailers, service providers, and an array of mid-sized businesses in various fields. We are a fast-paced, up-and-coming agency, so there is ample room for growth within the company for the right person. We support collaboration and encourage our employees to share what’s working for them. We have a proven track record of providing solutions for our clients, and we have a great time doing it.

This position will require you to be flexible and wear several different hats in any given week. A high level of professionalism is required as you’ll nurture positive, collaborative working relationships with clients and within the copy team.

Qualifications

Our ideal candidate will possess a general-to-strong background in the following skills:

  • Proficiency with AP style writing
  • Excellent writing, grammar, and copyediting skills
  • Up-to-date on SEO best practices
  • Experience with social media marketing
  • Basic understanding of men’s apparel
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Proficiency with Cision/Vocus

We encourage you to submit your resume even if you don’t possess all the above qualifications.

Some candidates may be asked to complete an assessment exercise to help gauge writing caliber if relevant samples are not available.

All employees at Eight Oh Two are encouraged to learn on the job and stay up-to-date on the latest trends and best practices in digital marketing. Training and education are available in some areas as well as the ability to acquire various certifications on the clock.

Required Skills

  • Up-to-date on SEO best practices
  • Possess a solid grasp of keyword research fundamentals
  • Strong verbal communications skills
  • Solid copywriting skills
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Ability to act as client liaison for enterprise-level accounts
  • Positive, enthusiastic and hard-working attitude
  • Eagerness to cross-train and learn new skills on the job

Perks of Working at Eight Oh Two

  • Paid vacation
  • Paid sick days
  • Retirement plan with company match (fully vested upon enrollment).
  • Flextime
  • Some telecommuting possible after a trial period – NOTE that we are still working remotely due to COVID but we hope to return to the office by the end of the year.
  • Live in sunny Wilmington, NC
  • Ready to join our team here in Wilmington? Relocation assistance is available.

This in-house position is located in our Wilmington downtown office. No outsourced firms will be considered.

Does this sound like you? If so, let’s talk. Please send your cover letter and resume through Indeed. No calls or walk ins at this time.

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Experience:

  • Copywriting: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Required)

Location:

  • Wilmington, NC (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Flexible schedules
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules
  • Others

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19
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