Copywriter

Requisition ID: 22608 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.

Functional Overview

Responsible for writing clear and concise copy to inform and engage target audiences across a wide range of marketing communications for KitchenAid Major Appliances.  

 

Role Description: 

  • Working from creative briefs, the copywriter teams with designers to develop and execute creative concepts
  • Develops broad marketing messages that can be conveyed across a variety of marketing channels
  • Understands KitchenAid brand style and maintains tight quality control over all the pieces he/she creates
  • Writes in consistent brand voice that supports brand positioning
  • Maintains product knowledge and understands needs of internal business partners
  • Applies knowledge of industry and marketing communications trends and incorporates new ideas into department’s process and procedures.
  • Serves as a mentor for freelance copywriters 

 

Basic Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Creative Writing or Communications with a concentration in advertising or marketing
  • Minimum 5+ years of professional experience in marketing communications or advertising agency environment

 

 Preferred Requirements: 

  • A portfolio that showcases a breadth of writing across short and long form copy 
  • Strong leadership, strategic thinking, business partnering, and presentation skills
  • Proven ability to work well under pressure, meet deadlines, and manage multiple projects simultaneously

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About us

 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading major home appliance company, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.

At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. 

 

Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.