IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION: WAYFAIR CO-OP PRIORITY DEADLINE October 1, 2022. All candidates who apply on or before PRIORITY DEADLINE will be reviewed and prioritized for interviews. After the priority period, we will continue the interview process for any remaining roles that have not been filled
Wayfair is home to one of the retail industrys largest in-house creative agencies. The Creative Group is a world class team of many disciplines designers, copywriters, stylists, editors, cinematographers, directors, producers and more. Our work fuels all forms of onsite and offsite marketing and communication with our consumers from TV to online video to social, email, direct mail and more. As a co-op in this department, you will be placed within one of these distinct groups and have the opportunity to add value by driving projects, working with a diverse group of people and diving into complex problems.
Social Creative: The social media creative team is responsible for creating all of Wayfair's paid and organic social media content to be posted across Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and TikTok. We work cross-functionally with marketing to strategically create content that is memorable, timely, and engaging.
What You'll Do
- Creative concepting
- Conduct competitor research to keep a pulse on what other brands are doing to stay fresh, relevant, and engaging
- Keep a trained eye on industry trends to contribute new ideas for successful content
- Work with suppliers to bring their brand to life
- Pitch, write, and edit in-video and caption copy
- Pre-production tasks
- Source imagery, music, and video footage
- Track content performance
- Help with day-to-day operations, including administrative duties.
What You'll Need
- Currently pursuing Bachelors degree
- Available to work January 9, 2023 - June 23, 2023
- Able to commit to working 40 hours/week (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm)
- Interest in advertising, video, photography, copywriting or design
- Hungry self-starter always looking for new ways to contribute
- Demonstrated organizational and time management skills
- Ability to be nimble if priorities/workflows change
- Ability to work creatively and collaboratively
- Strong writing and editing skills
- Strong communication skills
- Attention to detail
- Willingness to take smart risks
- Must submit a link to a portfolio site or a sample of your work to be considered.
Wayfair Co-op Program Overview
Based in Wayfairs Boston headquarters, Our co-op program is a six-month, full-time, paid program that runs twice annually in January to June and July to December Through the co-op program, students have the opportunity to gain impactful professional experience in their major or career field of interest by fully integrating with Wayfair business units. While the majority of Wayfair co-ops join directly from an academic program, some co-ops join us from varying professional and academic backgrounds seeking a six-month professional experience. In addition to an exciting project work, Wayfair co-ops have the opportunity to build their professional networks, take advantage of training offerings, and attend social events throughout the program.
An Important Note about Wayfair's In-Office Policy:
All Boston-based interns, co-ops, and corporate employees will be in office in a hybrid capacity. Employees will work in the office on designated days, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, and work remotely the other 2 days of the week. We are continuing to monitor the evolving COVID-19 pandemic in partnership with state and local governments.
About Wayfair Inc.
Wayfair is one of the worlds largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, were reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If youre looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then youll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.
No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. Were a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair and world for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. Thats why were proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.
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