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Copywriter

  • Location

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Sector:

    Telecommunications

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Olivia Roberts

  • Contact email:

    oliviaroberts@cartermurray.com

  • Salary high:

    507739

  • Salary low:

    506739

  • Job ref:

    1191542_1587983175

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-05-27

  • Start date:

    July 2020

  • Consultant:

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Carter Murray in Dubai are looking for a Copywriter to join a growing digital business we are working with. Their Head office in based in Dubai and the role reports into a Brand Manager.

We are looking for a creative Copywriter to write clear and concise copy for all our brand materials, such as digital ads, campaign messaging, PR, leaflets, direct marketing, website, app etc.

The ideal candidate is a team-spirited, witty and imaginative writer with an eye for detail and a strong understanding of the respective needs of print and digital including SEO principles. They must be able to grasp project requirements quickly, be able to work at pace, offer valuable insights and know how to have a lot of fun along the way.

Key accountability:

  • Write clear, catchy copy with a witty tone of voice
  • Interpret copy writing briefs to understand project requirements
  • Collaborate with the marketing and digital performance teams, in-house designers, agencies and others on marketing projects (e.g. email campaigns and landing pages)
  • Conduct high-quality research and interviews
  • Create, edit and proof-read copy as needed
  • Use SEO principles to maximise copy's reach
  • Source and recommend images and other content to enhance messaging
  • Manage and accelerate our PR with the support of external agencies

Education

  • BSc/BA in Marketing, English, journalism or related/relevant field

Professional qualifications

  • 5 years' experience working as a copywriter/journalist or relevant field
  • Proven and demonstrable experience as a copywriter or related role
  • Knowledge of online content strategy and creation
  • Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
  • Sustained experience with SEO

Other skills

  • Strong understanding of PR principles
  • Strong research skills
  • Creative and dynamic mindset
  • Collaborative and caring spirit
  • Excellent entrepreneurial, time-management and organisational skills
  • Arabic speaking would be an advantage

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