Los Angeles, CA
Launched in 2014 by former philosophy professor David Barnett, PopSockets is a global digital-lifestyle company that sells empowering, fun and expressive products that help people phone better. PopSockets has sold over 230 million of its iconic phone grips in 75 countries and now has an expanding ecosystem of related products, including phone cases, wallets and mounts.
Our mission is to become an eternal positivity machine–an enduring global brand that makes an increasingly positive impact on the health and happiness of the planet. Impact initiatives to date include a commitment to be Climate Neutral in 2022, our Poptivism platform and ChangeUp partnership that have resulted in over $4 million in donations to over 400 non-profits, low-friction recycling programs with TerraCycle, use of 99% recyclable and FSC certified packaging, Fair Labor Association affiliate status with pursuit of accreditation underway, and adoption of an animal-free policy with respect to products and corporate sponsored meals.
In 2021, PopSockets was honored as one of Fast Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies.
At PopSockets, we believe in creating a positive impact on the health and happiness of the planet. Our copywriters play an essential role in the strategy, conception, design, and execution of campaigns for integrated, cross-channel initiatives including brand platforms, online advertising, and digital marketing. They bring exceptional creative thought and craft output, developing and delivering projects from brief to end user.
The conceptual power and exceptional writing skills our copywriters bring to the team will be put to use daily in assisting the Associate Creative Director and Creative Director in leading a best-in-class creative team. Day to day, your role will include:
Creating a range of powerful, viable brand concepts and copy for each project
Partnering with art directors to ensure the copy direction and visual presentation work together to make the storytelling powerful and compelling
Refining PopSockets’ voice across channels
Leading junior writers to execute cross-channel
What you’ll bring to the table:
A robust portfolio of work demonstrating high quality copywriting, storytelling, and concepting experience through advertising campaigns and digital content
Excellent writing, grammar, and proofreading skills
A pulse on what’s happening in the world—from fashion to news to tech to social media trends
Strong experience on large cross-channel and/or direct-marketing initiatives across media
Strategic brainstorming, campaign development, creative brief development, and creative execution
Pay range: $80,000 – $100,000
PopSockets is dedicated to the practice of equal opportunity employment. We prohibit unlawful discrimination against applicants and employees on the basis of age, race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, color, creed, ancestry, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law. This prohibition includes unlawful harassment based on any of these protected classes. Unlawful harassment includes verbal or physical conduct which has the purpose or effect of interfering with an individual’s work performance, or creating an intimidating, hostile, offensive, unsafe or otherwise non-welcoming work environment. This policy applies to all employees, including managers, supervisors, co-workers; and non-employees such as customers, clients, vendors, consultants, etc.