Marc Jacobs New York | Copywriter in New York, New York
Marc Jacobs International, powered by the creative genius of Marc Jacobs, seeks a self-starting, entrepreneurial, yet meticulous copywriter for the global business, based out of its New York City (Soho) headquarters.
This highly motivated individual will set and maintain a clear and consistent tone of voice for the brand across all consumer touchpoints, from product copy to emails, and everything in between. The desired candidate should be passionate for the Marc Jacobs brand and possess a deep understanding of Marc’s creative vision and voice over the years. Additionally, they should autonomously be able to compose and revise their own work, with a keen attention to detail and the ability to subtly infuse the brand DNA.
Develop brand messages for all digital marketing channels including ecommerce, social media, performance and digital media
Collaborate with brand marketing, ecommerce, and graphic design teams to develop relevant product stories and experiences
Pitch content ideas during meetings for both big seasonal concepts and daily assets
Write engaging copy for subject lines, editorial emails, homepages and landing pages in view of weekly results and benchmarks
Generate compelling copy for printed marketing collateral, brand events and In-store materials
Craft the tone for social copy in both organic and paid campaigns with strategic recommendations.
Partner closely with merchant and design partners to construct product descriptions for all products sold on marcjacobs.com
Own process of creating and editing all copy needs for the brand, from briefing to proofreading and QA testing
Work closely with project manager to construct and adhere to timelines for all relevant projects and initiatives
Conduct regular market research to draw inspiration and learnings for telling brand stories
Reports to Graphic Art Director, Digital and Brand
5-7 years relevant copywriting or editorial writing experience
Fashion experience preferred
Bachelor’s degree required
Excellent communication and a broad range of writing skills, from creative to technical
Strong proofreading abilities with an acute attention to detail
Proactive self-starter and multi-tasker
Highly organized while remaining flexible to meet business needs
Ability to self-prioritize and meet deadlines
A team player and business partner to all cross-functional teams
Solutions oriented with a positive attitude
All applicants should be submitted with a book/writing sample of relevant work
SALARY & BENEFITS/WHAT WE OFFER:
The compensation for this position ranges from $80k-$90k (annually). The rate of pay offered will be dependent upon candidate’s relevant skills and experience. In addition, we offer our employees a comprehensive benefits package including paid holidays, vacation time, sick and personal time, medical, dental and vision insurance, and 401k matching. We also offer discounts on travel, entertainment, and more through our partnership with PerkSpot. MJ employees also receive discounts on MJ products throughout the year, as well as access to discounts on other LVMH brands.
ABOUT MARC JACOBS
For nearly 40 years, Marc Jacobs has been a driving force in fashion with his philosophy: pioneering designs, an irreverent spirit, the everyday and the extraordinary. Today, the brand continues to make its Marc as rebellious, unpredictable, and original.
Our work is founded on our core brand pillars: unexpected, utilitarian, urban, unisex, and unique. NYC in design and spirit, our teams thrive off relentless authenticity, an openness to standing out, and inclusivity for all.
Marc Jacobs International was founded on Marc’s vision of celebrating uniqueness and being Perfect as You Are. We are committed to building an equitable and inclusive culture that values diversity of thought, background, and experience – all essential to our spirit of innovation and creativity. In line with this commitment, we believe that the best candidate may be one who comes from a less traditional background or may meet the qualifications in different ways. We encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet all of the listed qualifications.
Marc Jacobs International is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, national origin, religion, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
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