Our direct client in Minneapolis, MN has an immediate temporary opportunity for a Senior Specialist - Email Copywriting. This is a temporary opportunity projected to run to mid-February 2018 with potential to be extended. This is a great opportunity to get a foot in the door with an established, well-respected company that offers tremendous growth potential.

Position Mandates:
•             Support email marketing team in close collaboration with Sr. Design specialist

Key Responsibilities
•             Work closely with internal stakeholders to plan, write and manage the creation of email marketing content on a weekly basis across multiple brands and the B2C and B2B loyalty programs (5 – 10 campaigns a week). Attend regular meetings with internal stakeholders to participate in idea generation, best practice review, etc.
•             Work closely with Sr. Email Creative Specialist and brand teams to concept and develop email copy fitting to the message and objective of every communication being deployed.
•             Help in the migration  and optimization of existing real time email messaging content to a new email platform. Migration responsibilities include evaluating existing messages, updating new content submissions, image refreshes, and hotel specific content.
•             Contribute to the overall success of the email marketing program by staying on top of email marketing channel best practices, trends, innovative ideas, and competitive programs
Required Qualifications

•             Bachelor’s degree in journalism, advertising, marketing or a related field
•             Minimum 3+ years of experience in email marketing
•             Excellent copywriting, copy editing and proofreading skills with strong ability to craft compelling email messages and effective subject lines
•             Hospitality or Travel experience a plus, retail/B2C experience preferred
•             Strong project management skills, capable of managing multiple timelines/projects at the same time
•             Ability to establish mutually productive relationships with internal and external partners
•             A self-starter with minimal need for day-to-day direction
•             Excellent oral and written communication skills
•             Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Excel and PowerPoint especially)
•             Specific examples of previous work are requested
•             Ability to adapt graciously to changing business conditions and priorities

Please send resumes directly to John Burke at johnb@arcgonline.com or apply online at http://www.arcgonline.com.