Western Union Copywriter in Denver, Colorado

Job Title: Copywriter

Requisition #: 1805672

Western Union is changing. Yes, we’re the company that moves money around the world quickly and reliably in 200 countries and territories. We are also present in over 510,000 locations bringing immense distribution convenience to our consumers. But we’re on the cusp of becoming much more than that. Our vision is to be the preferred financial services provider for the underserved – billions of people and businesses with unmet financial service needs. That means aggressively pursuing digital, mobile, ATM/kiosk and stored value card strategies that meet the needs of today’s global consumers and businesses. So, if you’re looking for a company on the move – and truly one of the most diverse work environments on the planet – then Western Union could be for you.

Right now, we are seeking a Copywriter based at Western Union’s Global Headquarters location in Denver, Colorado.

In this role, you will maintain a pipeline of projects to produce, review, revise, and maintain content.

Sound interesting? Hereare some specifics:

  • Produce original, clear, compelling, highquality copy for various global marketing and advertising campaigns thatspan over a variety of media: print, web, TV, email, and social media.

  • Amend, revise or re-develop copy or content inresponse to the feedback from the clients and internal managers.

  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends inbranding, marketing, advertising, and related communications industries,as well as make sure that provided copy meets the high brand standards andtone of voice.

  • Help organizing presentations and describingthe concepts and ideas before presenting to the client.

  • Work together with designers on brainstormingnew ideas creative and concepts.

  • Proofread the final layouts before theprint/production phase.

What you will need tosucceed:

  • University degree inEnglish, communications, marketing, or the equivalent work experience

  • Outstanding writing,editing, and proofreading skills (writing samples will be required in theinterview process)

  • 2+ years’ experiencewriting copy in a corporate environment for a consumer audience, includingemail marketing

  • Entry levelunderstanding of—and passion for—content marketing best practices and emergingtrends

  • Experience in applyingvoice & tone guidelines and editorial style, and tailoring contentappropriately for various audiences

  • Experience in working onmultiple projects while respectively time tracking

  • Organizational skillsand keen attention to detail

  • Experience with Wrike isa plus

  • Experience with analyticplatforms (I.E Facebook Insight, Google Analytics) is a plus

What it’s like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation, and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity, and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better. It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or other protected category.

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