Marketing Content Writer

Date: May 10, 2024

Location: Lake Zurich, IL, US, 60047 Kettering, OH, US, 45429

Company: accobrands

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Job Summary

ACCO Brands is seeking a Marketing Content Writer to join our team! The Marketing Content Writer writes, edits, and proofreads a variety of marketing materials for digital platforms. The primary focus of the role is to create engaging product descriptions that educate consumers and promote sales of office and school products on internal brand websites and external customer websites.


  • Write ecommerce copy to meet marketing expectations for ecommerce website, category pages, emails and other digital copy as necessary
  • Maintain high standards of copywriting and exercise quality control on all copy, including obtaining approvals, fact-checking and editing/proofreading
  • Work closely with marketing teams to capture accurate source and product information and identify benefits for the customer
  • Ensure copy is written in the correct voice for each brand
  • Load and maintain marketing copy and product attributes in various online databases using Microsoft Excel and CMS to leverage content across digital media outlets
  • Track changes and updates in project management systems
  • Work closely with Marketing Content Manager and Product Managers on each project to ensure deploy dates are met
  • Participate in marketing/creative meetings when new projects are being requested, and work collaboratively with internal team and external stakeholders
  • Other duties as assigned by Marketing Content Manager


  • Bachelor’s degree required with focus in Communication, Marketing, English or related field
  • Minimum of 2-5 years professional writing experience for ecommerce direct to consumer; experience writing product descriptions highly desirable
  • Exceptional writing skills, including the ability to write in a range of voices and styles for varied projects, with diverse audiences and concisely communicate complex or demanding subject matter
  • Superior understanding and application of grammar, spelling, punctuation, and syntax
  • Experience working in cross-functional teams with interaction with graphic designers, usability experts, product managers, legal and compliance, and line-of-business owners
  • Strong external and internal relationship, presentation, and communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint



About Us:

You know our brands. You love our brands. You just may not know they are ours.

If you have touched a PowerA® gaming controller, a Five Star® notebook, a Swingline® stapler, a Quartet® dry erase board, or a Kensington® computer mouse, you have touched part of ACCO Brands Corporation. With annual revenues of over $2 Billion, ACCO Brands (NYSE: ACCO) designs, markets, manufactures and sells branded academic, consumer and business products globally. The power of our brands, our unmatched global customer reach, and our strategic market strengths put us in a position to achieve global leadership and growth. We're proud of our long history of industry leadership and innovation and are focused on delivering exceptional value to our customers by providing unique, cutting-edge, branded products.

Apply now and build a successful future with ACCO Brands.

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Equal Opportunity Employer

At ACCO Brands, we are committed to providing an environment of fairness and mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and team members without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, physical and mental disability, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. ACCO Brands believes that a diverse and inclusive work environment is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.



Accommodation for applicants with disabilities will be provided in all parts of the recruiting process as required under the ACCO Brands Canada AODA policy.  Applicants are asked to make their needs known in advance.

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