Digital Content Writer

Americaneagle.com is looking for a Digital Content Writer to help write highly creative and traffic driving content. This position will work with all members of the Digital Marketing team to produce original content across a variety of Industries.

Americaneagle.com was recently named by Built in Chicago as one of the best places to work and to Inc.com's list of 5000 fastest-growing private companies for the past seven years.

Responsibilities:
  • Work with the teams to develop creative and compelling messaging to engage website visitors
  • Work directly with clients and the Digital Marketing team to understand business goals and help drive content strategy for larger content writing projects
  • Clear understanding and ability to write for various channels (i.e. email, social, blog, direct mail, web pages, advertisements, white papers, case studies, info sheets, etc.)
  • Identify successful content and map out new ways to repurpose to amplify the message, increase visibility, and accelerate lead generation
  • Proof read content and collateral for accuracy, including spelling, grammar, and product/service information
  • Help with internal content development in the form of case studies to promote our client's success from our digital marketing efforts
  • Ongoing Search Engine Optimization (SEO) education so that content is optimized not just for the user experience but also to build organic traffic for our clients.
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Journalism, Communications, English or related field
  • 2+ years of professional writing experience, preferably in an agency or technology environment
  • Experience writing copy for a mid-market to enterprise audience is a strong plus
  • Ability to come up with new and unique messaging is required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) is required. Photoshop and Illustrator skills are a plus
  • Strong problem solving and creative concept skills with the ability to work independently and as well as within a team environment
  • Driven individual who is able to work in a fast-paced, high pressure, dynamic environment and carry out responsibilities with minimal direction
  • Strong organizational and follow-up skills are required
  • Proven experience of writing for a variety of communication channels and audiences, including for web using SEO best practices is required
  • Ability to be comfortable on video and able to convey tips, best practices, and concepts in both writing and verbally
  • Ability to pick up on technical things quickly, enjoy learning new skills and knowledge, and are adept at staying ahead of the curve on relevant industry, company, product, or technical knowledge

We offer a generous compensation and benefits package, 401K, and more. The Americaneagle.com office is located 2 miles north of the Rosemont CTA Station (Blue Line) and is served by Pace Bus 221. On-site parking is provided.

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If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact Americaneagle.com Human Resources team at (847) 699-0300 for assistance.

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As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Americaneagle.com is committed to fostering a diverse, multicultural work environment where our employees respect one another and share a commitment to the company's values, mission, and strategies. Americaneagle.com provides equal employment to all participants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status.

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Please note that we are NOT one of the following companies:

American Eagle Outfitters (clothing): Their website is located at:

www.ae.com

American Eagle Airlines: Their web site is located at:

www.aa.com