Yaymaker: Copywriter
22 Kent Street
Somerville, MA 02143



Yaymaker, from the creators of Paint Nite, hosts locally crafted events in 1,500 cities all over North America. By partnering with thousands of like-minded entrepreneurs and artists, Yaymaker gets people up, out & making at bars & restaurants in their neighborhood. Our one-of-a-kind experiences include the Original Paint Nite, Plant Nite, Design-A Sign, Flower Workshop, and Candle Maker, with more on the way. Give your week something to shout about!

Reports to: Art Director

You are:

  • An agile, versatile copywriter with broad experience in brand and direct marketing for web, ecommerce, mobile, and offline channels.
  • A collaborative team player, eager to work in teams or individually
  • Results oriented & curious, focused on delivering work that propels the brand and business forward

You will:

  • Develop & evolve the Yaymaker brand voice to connect our brand promise with our consumers
  • Partner with the Art Director and marketing team to concept and execute seasonal initiatives and campaigns
  • Understand marketing strategies and implementation in order to deliver high impact campaigns.
  • Service internal teams and their needs for copy, including executive team, marketing, product, and partner operations
  • Write copy with SEO top of mind and optimize our web pages for maximum visibility
  • Test copy and concepts, gather results and data and iterate as necessary to optimize campaigns, ensuring KPIs are met.
  • Produce and/or edit blog posts to ensure consistency of tone and SEO optimization.
  • Self manage production schedules & deadlines to deliver work on budget & on time.

You have:

  • 5+ years of copywriting experience.
  • Ecommerce, email, and direct response experience.
  • Experience managing and collaborating with many internal customers and their varied needs.
  • Ability to juggle a multitude of projects while meeting demanding deadlines, producing high-quality work, all with an attitude toward camaraderie and solutions.
  • Adaptable to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
  • High degree of initiative, personal responsibility, and ownership.
  • Strong work ethic and positive can-do attitude.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time; talk or hear; perform fine motor, hand and finger skills in the use of a keyboard, telephone, or writing. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; and reach with arms and/or hands. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. The employee will spend their time in an office environment with a quiet to moderate noise level.


When you join Yaymaker, you will join a team thats pioneering creative social experiences, supporting local communities, and bringing a little more positivity to the world.

Our part-time event hosts lead our locally crafted experiences in local venues and enjoy flexible work schedules. Full-time team members work out of our home office in Somerville, MA, and enjoy above market competitive benefits such as unlimited Paid Time Off, a 401k with employer match, and 12 weeks of 100% paid maternity or paternity leave (to name just a few). Located minutes from the Red Line Porter Square T station in Somerville, MA, our convenient office location features workout facilities, free parking, lots of snacks, and a fun-loving, collaborative culture that gets it done!