Copywriter/Editor

Job ID: 1330925 | Amazon Web Services, Inc.

DESCRIPTION

Join Amazon Web Services (AWS) Training and Certification (T&C) brand team! We are seeking a creative yet detail-oriented copywriter/editor to proofread a high volume of copy as well as generate creative marketing copy for a variety of mediums from social media posts to video scripts to white papers.

This role requires a strong command of grammar and style, as well as desire to create processes that help non-writers easily access and implement accurate messaging. The right candidate must be passionate about editing short- and long-form copy, proofreading final assets, maintaining style guides and evergreen content—all while upholding a consistent brand voice.

Primary Responsibilities:
· Proofread text and edit text at various stages of the writing process and in response to requests and feedback from various stakeholders and ensure high editorial standards are met
· Collaborate with creative, product, marketing, and legal to assess project needs and help with messaging
· Write copy for a variety of media including social, print, video, and online
· Engage readers with informative, entertaining, and educational copy
· Understand and consistently reflect the AWS T&C brand voice in writing style
· Produce marketing copy for the brand, products or services using language designed to motivate
· Keep abreast of trends in content and style reflected on various social media and marketing channels and editorial sphere
· See projects through the whole creative lifestyle, from inception to deployment

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications:
· Outstanding verbal and written communications skills
· A deep passion for the written word
· Relentlessly high quality standards and extreme attention to detail
· Critical thinker who works well with cross-functional teams
· Excellent communicator who can articulate best practices and grammar and style choices
· A history of positive teamwork
· Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
· Excellent business judgment
· Ability to juggle many projects and consistently deliver results despite competing priorities and distractions

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· At least 5 years of experience with copywriting and editing
· Bachelor's degree