Senior Copywriter, Global Merchandising

Sol de Janeiro

Sol de Janeiro

Marketing & Communications, Sales & Business Development
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, May 19, 2023
Launched in 2015, SOL DE JANEIRO is an award-winning, fast-growing premium global lifestyle beauty brand inspired by the beauty rituals and attitude of the beaches of Rio. Our purpose is to embolden a movement of self-celebration and joy through the power and the warmth of Brazilian spirit. This brand philosophy extends from our products to our corporate culture. We are leaders, permanently inquisitive, category junkies, incredibly diverse, self-demanding, true team players, and we are all Brazilian in Spirit.

Headquartered in New York and launched as a digitally native brand, we now have teams in Rio, Paris, London and Italy supporting the expansion across the globe.

This position will report to the Copy Director in the Creative department.

Role Overview:

The Senior Copywriter, Global Merchandising is an exceptional editor with the ability to create navigable, resonant Copy that reinforces brand narratives and increases conversion. Must be globally and culturally aware and attuned to the nuances of market-specific language with an ability to adapt copy for retailers.

Overall Responsibilities:
  • Deliver Visual Merchandising and E-Commerce copy for global and international retail partners, like Sephora and Amazon
  • Synthesize and adapt high-level brand and product messages for multiple channels, including but not limited to store signs, product descriptions, and digital storefronts
  • Collaborate with Copy Director and design partners on campaign launch activations and tiered messaging, balancing brand with creative
  • Navigate importance of Merchandising and Copy within Design relative to customer experience
  • Develop and/or edit Product Description Page for dot com partners, while preserving Sol de Janeiro benefit claims, scent notes, and product stories
  • Support additional brand copy requests from retail partners, including paid social and emails
  • Proof artwork with great attention to detail

Job Requirements/Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in English, Communications, Marketing, Merchandising or similar.
  • 6+ years copywriting experience in Visual Merchandising and E-Commerce for a Beauty brand
  • Proactive writer, problem solver, detail oriented
  • Excellent grammar; ability to self-edit is a plus
  • Comfortable working cross-functionally in a fast-paced environment
  • Bonus experience: style guides and best practices
  • Must be comfortable working a hybrid schedule (remote & in our New York City office, when needed).

Salary Range

$110,000—$125,000 USD

In addition to base salary, this position is eligible for participation in a highly competitive bonus program with the possibility for overachievement based on performance and company results.

The information contained herein is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee, as these may change or new ones may be assigned at any time.

Sol de Janeiro is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.