/ Shaker Recruitment Marketing hiring Copywriter in Illinois, US


Shaker Recruitment Marketing

Illinois, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Marketing/PR/Product Mktg
  • Post Date: 12/30/2020
  • Website: shaker.com
  • Company Address: 1100 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL, 60301

About Shaker Recruitment Marketing

Shaker is a full-service recruitment marketing agency specializing in highly customized solutions for attracting and retaining the right talent, including authentic employer branding, exceptional creative, and innovative digital experiences. Celebrating 65 years in the industry, Shaker offers unbiased recommendations informed by a familial business model of trust, passion, and an unwavering commitment to clients’ success.

Job Description

Join us in creating compelling, memorable brands through outstanding concepting and writing. We are seeking a talented and creative Copywriter with impeccable writing skills and a quick ability to interpret client needs. Our ideal candidate is a team-spirited, skilled and imaginative writer with a keen eye for detail and an intuitive sense for how to communicate with and engage talent. Our Copywriters are experts in researching and articulating employer value propositions – building solid employer brands and communicating through a range of media and collateral outlets, as well as on websites, social media and marketing support materials


  • Writing clear, attractive copy with a distinct voice
  • Driving the creation of original concepts that result in effective and compelling communication
  • Understanding different language styles that appeal to various target markets and talent pools
  • Developing and maintaining a clear and consistent brand voice
  • Interpreting briefs to understand project requirements
  • Collaborating with designers, branding and client teams at various points in projects to determine needs
  • Attending and participating in client meetings, presentations (both internal and external), and brainstorming sessions
  • Conducting high-quality research and interviews
  • Working with internal teams to review creative strategies, develop concepts and provide creative lead on proposed projects
  • Editing and proofreading as needed


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Questioning the status quo through dedication to innovative creativity

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Building solid employer brands and communicating through a wide range of media

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Using SEO principles to maximize copy’s reach

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Collaboration with other creative types


  • Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
  • Independent thinking as well as team creativity
  • Flexibility to work within time constraints
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Knowledge of content strategies and creation across media platforms
  • Experience with SEO
  • Strong research skills
  • Ability to listen carefully and articulate creatively
  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills
  • BS/BA in marketing, English, journalism or a related field
  • Experience in recruitment/talent acquisition/human resources communications related projects a plus

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