The Content Department at Booking.com BV, planet earth’s #1 online accommodation site, is looking for a social-savvy copywriter with a keen knack for, and proven experience in, creating sticky content that engages and delights a broad range of consumers.
Passionate about travel, culture, and the written word, you have a proven track record of creating compelling content across different platforms to tight deadlines. You might be an experienced, professional blogger, a lifestyle journalist, or have agency experience in creating high-quality marketing copy to support brand objectives. You know what makes people tick (and click), and can utilise a variety of writing approaches and techniques to inspire and engage a broad audience of potential holiday-makers. You are easily adaptable to new environments and projects, and can flex between different styles, tones, and content formats (taglines, blurbs, long reads). You are able to own all parts of the content creation process, not only delivering amazing copy, but consistently developing ideas worth exploring within the scope of our brand reach.
What you bring:
*Native-level English speaker, with an intuitive grasp of the language
*BA in English, Journalism, Communication, Marketing, Media Studies, or equivalent
*2-3 years professional writing experience (agency experience is a plus)
Who you are:
-Resourceful, hard-working, humble.
-Very collaborative and open to feedback.
-Resilient, thrives under pressure, able to deliver high-quality content under tight deadlines.
-Capacity for thinking both strategically and creatively, and capable of bridging the gap between concept and execution.
-Highly organized and communicative, with the ability to get and explain creative concepts in a concrete way.
-Focused and flexible, with an unflappable positive attitude and great people skills
Please submit a well-crafted cover letter and relevant CV. We’d also love to see a portfolio of your previous work or any writing samples you might have (especially around the topic of travel and/or culture).