When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

  • Writes creative, effective marketing copy according to project specifications/creative brief.
  • Researches clients, their competitors, and the target audience to support creative strategy and inform the execution.
  • Provides writing support for aligned client group(s), as well as supporting projects from other clients as demand and scheduling requires.
  • Collaborates with design team as needed to meet specific project objectives.
  • Produces original, clear, and credible copy and is accountable for the final development of creative assets.
  • Ensures accuracy, attention to details and overall meets or exceeds the writing objectives.
  • Ensures messaging brand guidelines and directives are embraced and adhered to in all executions.
  • Adheres to regulatory and compliance regulations.
  • Executes writing requests with accuracy, producing zero errors in work (all client edits are implemented correctly, spell check was run, facts were confirmed).
  • Responds to all requests and communications in a timely and thorough manner.
  • Works to improve the team’s overall performance and embraces a collaborative approach.
  • Supports peers by reviewing work to ensure zero errors in work per above.
  • Edits and proofreads material as demand and scheduling requires.
  • Supports leadership in helping to build a unified team mindset.
  • Engages in professional development to continuously grow in profession and remain competitive with outside services.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • A portfolio.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • A degree in English, journalism, communications, or relevant field.
  • External or in-house agency experience.
  • Three or more years of professional level writing experience.
  • Strong experience in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Proficiency with AP and/or Chicago Manual of Style.
  • Knowledge on writing applications in traditional and emerging channels.
  • Ability to maintain a consistent voice and audience focus in writing.
  • Ability to “boil down” verbose content to the “essence” of the main message in a concise, effective manner.
  • Ability to exhibit consistent quality control in work.
  • Knowledge of specific channels or vertical markets as required by job function.
  • Ability to adapt style of copy to various audiences, purposes, or media.
  • Ability to exhibit competency in presenting creative work.
  • Experience working within legal and compliance parameters.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.