Wayfair: Product Description Writer (Contract)

Wayfair is seeking a copywriter with 13 years of professional writing experience to create engaging, clear, and persuasive product description copy for Wayfairs Lifestyle Brands (Joss & Main, AllModern, and Birch Lane). The ideal candidate is an amazing writer, analytical thinker, and detail-oriented editor with a passion for home furnishings and decor who works well in self-directed environment.

You will be joining a fast-paced team of talented in-house creatives. The majority of time will be spent writing product descriptions that adhere to each brands unique voice and SEO best practices.

Knowledge/skills

  • Rock-solid writing skills, including the ability to write in a unique brand voice.
  • Strong proofreading, research, and editing skills.
  • Attention to detail and 100% accuracy.
  • A proven self-starter who thrives in a positive, team-driven environment.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage time effectively required, as writers must manage their own workload to meet constant deadlines.
  • Proficiency with Google Docs, Google sheets, and other copyediting or authoring tools.

Experience

  • Degree in higher education.
  • 13 years of professional writing experience.
  • E-comm/retail experience, product description writing experience, and SEO experience a major plus.
  • Portfolio of writing samples required.
  • Applicants will be asked to complete a writing test.
Full-time