Intern, Copywriter Semester

Vineyard Vines Stamford , CT 06901

Posted 1 month ago

Copy Intern

About us:

vineyard vines is a highly successful, privately held, American clothing and accessory retailer founded in 1998 on

Martha's Vineyard by brothers, Shep & Ian Murray. With Shep & Ian still at the helm today, vineyard vines has

experienced exponential year over year growth and now operates over 100 retail locations including an outlet division, a

successful e-commerce business, domestic distribution center, and expanding corporate headquarters. In addition,

vineyard vines is also carried in major department stores such as Nordstrom and Bloomingdales as well as numerous

specialty boutiques across the US. vineyard vines we pride ourselves on Shep & Ian's philosophy that "every day should

feel this good" and "if you're doing what you love, you'll be successful".

Now is an exciting time to join vineyard vines. In order to keep-up with our growing and evolving business needs, we need

smart and talented individuals join on our crew to help us to drive the good life!

Reporting into the Director of Copy, we are looking for a Copy Intern to assist with the day-to-day tasks of the copy team. The Copy Intern will work on a plethora of projects ranging from social captions to collateral postcards and product copy.

You Will:

  • Generate on-brand ideas for ad campaigns, our website, catalog, social media posts and retail signage

  • Assist copy team in managing product information system, help track information flow from merchants and production and write product copy descriptions as needed

  • Own and manage new subject line database and inspirational Pinterest board for team to reference

  • Write, edit and proofread copy for ad hoc projects as needed

  • Assist in researching people, activities and places for upcoming seasonal campaigns

What you bring:

  • Interest in creative writing, creative advertising and brand storytelling

  • English, Marketing, Journalism or similarly related major

  • Portfolio of work that demonstrates strong writing and editing skills

  • Organizational and time management skills are essential, as well as the ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects simultaneously to meet deadlines

  • Passion for the vineyard vines brand

  • Positive and enthusiastic attitude

  • Fashion/retail experience a plus

Every-day will feel this good because:

  • We have a young-spirited entrepreneurial culture filled with truly "good" people

  • Every Friday we have "Fruit, Bagels, and Big Ideas" where you can learn something new from executive leaders

  • Every Wednesday we have an ice cream truck to satisfy your cravings

  • We have a fully-stocked kitchen filled with unlimited fruit, snacks, and drinks to help you stay energized while on-deck.

  • Should you live in the city or surrounding areas and commute by train, we provide a shuttle to our office

  • We have flexible working hours to accommodate your personal life

  • We have multiple company outings as we believe spending time with the crew outside of work is part of the good life

  • We'll invest in your career. Our company is continuing to grow and we'll give you the opportunity to do the same. You'll have access to a number of professional development opportunities so that you can keep up with the company's evolving needs.

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