Copywriter (Contractor)

Copywriter (Contractor)

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced English-language copywriter to join us, as a contractor. This candidate must have a proven track record in concept and copy development (experience in K-12 education industry a plus), and have a knack for crafting English language content that move the audience. You’re expected to work well, independently and also with a team. Your ability to juggle assignments and meet deadlines are essential for the on-going production of digital, print and collateral materials.

You will work with cross-functional teams including designers, product-marketing managers, and campaign managers to create compelling content that addresses K-12 education industry audiences

To apply for this position, please send resume, cover letter, English writing sample or portfolio, and include “Copywriter” on the email subject line. Please email to jobs@ck12.org

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 5 + years English copywriting experience preferably in the education industry with content to move teachers, schools and students to take action
  • Write copy that is on-brand with a consistent style, quality and tone of voice optimized for search and user experience across online, offline, social and video channels.
  • Generate high-impact educational content for thought leadership to extend reach and brand awareness
  • Create integrated marketing content that supports marketing strategy for marketing initiatives and industry trends across a wide variety of sales, marketing and advertising assets
  • Proven ability to think conceptually and develop compelling headlines and copy
  • Ability to work well independently, confidently, and as a team player
  • Must be Problem Solver, Proactive and resourceful
  • Ability to organize, prioritize multiple projects
  • Excellent verbal communication skills; ability to speak effectively and present to clients
  • Attention to detail required
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, Marketing/Advertising/Communications or related discipline
  • Must be willing to provide writing samples or projects
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or already authorized to work in the U.S.

About CK-12

CK-12 Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing access to high quality education materials for K-12 students all over the world.

As a leading member of the OER community, CK-12 is using the FlexBook Platform, an integrated set of tools for learning, to pioneer the generation and distribution of high quality educational STEM content.
-Multi-modality learning (read text, interactive learning objects, videos, exercises, lectures, etc.) at the concept-level designed for comprehensive student learning
-Flexible platform that helps teachers to design & distribute relevant learning material