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Copywriter

--School Group--

 

ROLE DESCRIPTION 

Position  

Copywriter 

Department 

Marketing, Public Relations, and Communications 

Reports to  

Digital Marketing, Team Lead 

 

About School Group 

School Group (SG) is a start-up international non-profit developing a cutting-edge global e-learning platform that will allow students around the world to connect for peer-to-peer collaborative learning and skills development — improving the accessibility and quality of education, while transforming lives and impacting future success. We need talented people to help us make our vision a reality. So, if you believe in the power of education, international development and community service — and have the time, skills and know-how to match — we want you as a School Group volunteer. 

 

 

Role Overview 

School Group is looking for a creative Copywriter to write clear and concise copy for posts, publications and websites. Your words will inform and engage target audiences. 

 

Essential Functions 

  • Write clear, attractive copy with a distinct voice 

  • Interpret copy-writing briefs to understand project requirements 

  • Collaborate with other members of the marketing team 

  • Conduct high-quality research and interviews 

  • Edit and proofread copy as needed 

  • Use SEO principles to maximize copy’s reach 

  • Source images and other content 

 

 

 

Every effort has been made to identify the essential functions of this position. However, this position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you may be required to perform. The omission of specific descriptions of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or can be considered essential to this position. 

 

 

Key Relationships 

 

  • Add positions consulted for this role, both internal and external. Also include direct reports, if any, and level of supervision. 

 

 

Qualifications 

Basic 

  • Proven experience as a copywriter or related role 

  • Knowledge of online content strategy and creation 

  • Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills 

  • Experience with SEO 

  • Strong research skills 

  • Creativity 

  • Collaborative spirit 

 

 

Preferred 

  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills  

 

 

Why volunteer with us? 

We are a community of people from different parts of the world who share a common belief in improving education which will eventually reduce poverty and improve the quality of life and living conditions globally. Volunteering with us will enable you to build your resume and gain invaluable experience in a supportive environment. 

 

  • In the USA, School Group is a Certifying Organization, offering the President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) to eligible volunteers. 

 

  • School Group will provide a letter of recommendation to all volunteers who are able to showcase outstanding performance for professional references. 

 

 

Other information 

 

This is a volunteer position. There will be no financial compensation. Our organization is 100% volunteer-run. We welcome volunteers located anywhere in the world, as long as they can connect reliably to the internet.