Senior Copywriter – Farfetch Platform Solutions

Farfetch (NYSE: FTCH)

  • Location
    • London
  • Date Posted
  • 12 Mar 2020
  • Function
  • Marketing
  • Sector
  • Retail

The role

Working with a multitude of varied luxury fashion clients, you will need to switch between copywriting styles fluidly and competently.

You will work with our Production facilities, Partner Service Team and FPS Project Managers to ensure the team’s copywriting goes live on time and to a standard fitting of a high end fashion brand. Every day will provide a new opportunity and the workload will become increasingly varied as the Farfetch Platform Solutions team expands its reach.

Flexibility, tenacity and a collaborative attitude are essential for this new role. Working across multiple teams will provide the opportunity to explore Farfetch as a whole, whilst working directly with FPS will create interesting new copywriting opportunities every month.

What you'll do

  • Create exemplary, on-brand luxury product copy for our partnered brands
  • Create copywriting examples and briefs for clients

Own the CMS copywriting process

Help mentor new members of the team - introducing them to the upload process and ensuring that writing standards are maintained

Take ownership of selected brands

  • Help create and define a tone of voice for selected brands
  • Help maintain quality of content across product descriptions, product landing pages, brand bios, webtext and ad hoc copy
  • Liaise closely with FPS Production and Commercial teams to resolve any production issues
  • Attend brand training sessions and prepare training presentations for the wider team
  • Carry out research and help chair monthly Content Writers meetings
  • Demonstrate a proactive approach to work, showing initiative, suggesting ideas to continuously improve quality and ways to increase efficiencies within team and department

Who you are

  • A strong copywriter with excellent written communication skills
  • Expert knowledge of luxury fashion brands and products
  • A good writing style that is accurate and adaptable with impeccable use of grammar

Proven leadership skills

Ability to work autonomously to tight deadlines

A real drive for results

Tenacity with a smile

A dedicated team player

A solution focussed approach with the ability to stay calm under pressure