Who We Are
Wayfair is home to one of the retail industrys largest in-house creative agencies. The Creative Group is a world-class team comprised of many disciplines designers, copywriters, editors, stylists, cinematographers, directors, and more. Our work fuels all forms of on-site and off-site marketing and communication with our consumers, from TV to online video to social, email, direct mail, and more.
What Youll Do:
- Oversee storytelling and copywriting for all Wayfair print initiatives, including seasonal catalogs, category-specific mini-books, circulars, postcards, and more.
- Manage and lead a small team of editorial copywriters dedicated to catalog and direct mail.
- Edit copy and drive editorial messaging, considering how copy, imagery, and product come together to tell the strongest story and inspire the consumer, all while being tightly aligned with brand priorities.
- Work in tandem with the team design lead to elevate our print portfolio and produce the best creative work, ensuring that our holistic creative strategy spans across print projects and ladders up to business goals.
- Live in lockstep with cross-functional marketing and merchandising partners. Youll be responsible for understanding and influencing their priorities, partnering on visual merchandising and product-based storytelling, maintaining seamless communication, and effectively translating creative strategy.
- Do all of the above in a fast-paced environment where deadlines are daily and the volume of work is high. Pace should thrill you, not derail you.
What Youll Need:
- 8+ years relevant experience in content creation for a retail audience (either in-house or at an agency), or shelter publication (digital or print) with an understanding of marketing principles
- Exceptional writing and editing skills
- Proven experience leading and developing writers
- Ability to execute, as well as see the big picture and think in a strategic, conceptual way
- Visual merchandising and/or art direction experience and a passion for writing copy for the home space is a major plus
**For consideration, an online portfolio or samples of your work are required.**
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.