Content Writer and Strategist

Content – Lombard, Illinois
Department Content
Employment Type Full time
Minimum Experience Mid-level


We think different and that’s the +

Our unique blend of marketers + technologists impacts a business from the inside out. The outcome of our holistic approach is alignment with your vision, team culture, and business goals. Whether we’re building a brand, marketing campaign, website, or software application, we are passionately committed to fueling your business.


To entangle ourselves with our team, clients, and community to fuel meaningful impact


We believe our clients’ stories deserve to be heard.


To be a company of unquestionable authority


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Effective Date: November 2017

Type: Full Time


Content Writer and Strategist          

We have a confession. We named this position just for search engine purposes and to make sure you found this job post! What we really mean when we say “content strategist” is this: We’re seeking a words engineer, a keeper of brand messaging, and ultimately … the next queen or king of content (no pressure!).

This position is for passionate, fearless, and energetic individuals who believe great stories deserve to be heard and have a knack for telling them.


  • Develop brand story documentation and style guides for RC clients

  • Work on multiple client accounts to develop copy for emails, web ads, billboards, print ads, and more

  • Work with Strategy team to develop brand positioning recommendations for new clients

  • Provide designers and web developers with copy direction for various projects

  • Brainstorm creative concepts for monthly/quarterly/yearly digital campaigns

  • Partner with our SEO/PPC specialist to conduct keyword and SEO research

  • Proof and edit copy for various projects before sending to client for review

  • Help manage content on Red and contribute to the agency’s blog

  • Monitor content performance using data tools like Google Analytics  (e.g. conversions and bounce rates)

  • Write clickable and open-worthy email marketing content

  • Stay on top of the latest trends in digital marketing


  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, journalism, communication or related field of study

  • Must have beyond average writing skills and the ability to come up with creative concepts

  • Good technical knowledge of content management and email marketing software

  • Holds creative/marketing agency experience

  • Understanding of on-page SEO and keyword research

  • Experience in crafting compelling email copy for email marketing campaigns

  • How to navigate online metrics tools, such as Google Analytics

  • Values align with RC’s Core Values

Although this job post is for content strategists, we are always looking for social media experts, technical writers, email marketers, and SEO strategists to join the content department. So don’t be shy … show us what you got!

Due to a high level of applications, we ask that you do not follow-up via email or phone. We treat every application equally and will reach out if we feel you're a good fit! Thanks again for your interest in Red Caffeine! 

Principals only. Recruiters, please do not contact.

Red Caffeine is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Must be able to pass pre-employment, post-offer background checks

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    Lombard, Illinois
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