Posted on 3 January 2017
Junior Copywriter at RaphaRapha is seeking a full-time Junior Copywriter to join its Central Marketing team. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic young writer with a passion for cycling.
Working across our brand and communications teams, the successful candidate will need relevant experience of producing copy for emails, product descriptions, and day-to-day communications. He or she will, ideally, be fascinated by the sport of road racing, understand the values embodied by Rapha, and want to create engaging and inspiring content. The role will require the ability to move effortlessly between several disciplines of writing, from journalistic features and interviews to marketing copy and creative writing. Supporting a global brand from London, the central marketing team is often required to provide solutions to urgent creative challenges, both big and small, and the junior copywriter will be a key part of this process.
The role will report into the Head of Copy.
Writing new product descriptions
Writing ‘story labels’ for new products
Writing bulk of Friday newsletter communications
Supporting RCC & Clubhouse brand and communications projects
Supporting regional event communications
Responding to urgent copy requests from the wider business
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:
Degree-level qualification or equivalent
Previous agency, journalistic or brand experience
A knowledge of cycling past and present
Exceptional attention to detail
The ability to excel in a fast-paced working environment
Sound organisational and time-management skills