Bit Bash seeking volunteer copywriter

Bit Bash is looking for organizational volunteers!

Copywriter

3–5 hours per week

You’d be working closely with our marketing director, design director, and curation team to ensure all of our materials are on-point.

Responsibilities

  • Work with our marketing director to identify and understand high-level messaging and strategy
  • Turn basic outlines into working drafts for newsletters, webpages, and other needs across multiple departments
  • Support our newsletter pipeline alongside our marketing director and design director
  • Assist with social media post creation and ensure timeliness with posts
  • Assist with proofreading materials written by other many other collaborators
  • Fact check wayfinding materials, digital content, and more
  • Research information for lead generating promotional content

Expectations

  • Understand full-scale of copywriting needs
  • Complete assignments on-time and work within tight deadlines
  • Create coherent drafts free of spelling and grammatical errors
  • Respond to feedback in a timely manner
  • Have some familiarity with WordPress and Mailchimp
  • Learn and adhere to SEO’s best-practices
  • Attend meetings regularly: 80% remote, 20% in-person
  • Be super amped about Bit Bash and our events!

Required skills

  • Excellent writer
  • Extremely organized
  • Eager collaborator
  • Won at least one spelling or grammar bee
  • Self-motivated
  • Attentive to detail
  • Proactive on next steps

Please send an email to info@bitbashchicago.com with:

  • Your name
  • Your availability
  • How you would describe your writing style
  • At least 3 links to past writing samples