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E-Commerce Copywriter / Product Description Specialist

E-Commerce / Internet | Mattoon, IL Distribution Cntr | Full Time

Job Description


ounded in 1960, Rural King is a third-generation family-owned business aggressively positioning itself for the future. The foundation is strong and the vision for the future is growth. This, coupled with Rural King’s friendly, down-to-earth atmosphere and “Positively Outrageous Customer Service,” makes Rural King a very exciting and attractive career opportunity.
Every individual on our team is valued, supported, trained, and given the development and opportunity to a successful career path in our organization.
Whether it’s in one of our 61 Retail Stores, Distribution Centers or the Corporate Headquarters, Rural King is looking for team players able to both envision change and strive for future growth.
Summary: is looking for E-Commerce Copywriters to join our team!  Writing responsibilities include writing compelling, feature/benefit-focused copy for all products for sale on company website. This involves conducting competitive and vendor research to identify industry best practices and develop copy standards. 
Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities
·         Researches, writes, edits, proofs and formats product descriptions for each product.
·         Ensures that copy is accurate and effective in communicating the desired message
·         Produces value-added content to help the customer make a purchasing decision (i.e., shopping guides, size charts, glossaries and     helpful tips).  
·         Knowledge of SEO principles and practices
·         Knowledge of relevant computer applications
·         Ability to type
·         Numeric, oral and written language applications
·         Product knowledge
We offer an attractive benefit package that includes Dental, Life and Medical insurance, 401k retirement, employee discounts, paid vacations, holidays, safety and  bonuses, and many other benefits.
Are you looking for a secure future that’s also a fun place to work?