English mother-tongue e-commerce copywriter

Palermo, Italy - Remote working

Mia Burton is looking for en English mother-tongue freelance copywriter to tell fashion eyewear stories on its upcoming international marketplace.

They will collaborate with the digital team based in Palermo, helping miaburton.com gain a distinctive online positioning and get indexed through curated and compelling copy. Their words will convey the atmosphere of a specialized fashion eyewear boutique while inspiring, persuading, and reassuring customers throughout their online journey.

Here’s how to know if you’re the-one-that-we-want:

  • precision is your middle name, collaboration is your mantra
  • you hate trite phrases, mere rhetoric, and empty talk
  • you work with curiosity and commitment
  • you can’t wait to take part in a spectacular project.


What we offer

A challenging career path in a fast-paced company that is growing rapidly thanks to its unshakable ambition.

A young and stimulating work environment that values humanity and individuality.

A competitive salary, which remunerates autonomy, proactivity, flexibility, practicality, mediation, and problem solving as hard skills.

Flexible mindset and working hours.

Anytime you’ll join us at our Palermo headquarters: ping pong and billiards tournaments, no holds barred; beer, soft drinks and snacks for improvised happy hours at the office.


What you'll be in charge of

  • Write English product descriptions on miaburton.com following our verbal branding guidelines
  • Collaborate with our Content Strategist and SEO specialist to create user-friendly, search engine-proof content
  • Publish content on our proprietary platform
  • Proofread existing copy
  • Occasionally translate Italian copy and localize it for specific markets
  • Review the website’s microcopy, so that all texts are consistent with Mia Burton’s voice and tone


Must-have experience and skills

  • At least 6 years of copywriting experience
  • Ability to write empathically, putting the users first and anticipating their needs and desires
  • Advanced sales-oriented copywriting skills
  • Up-to-date knowledge of SEO copywriting techniques and best practices
  • Genuine passion and sense of accountability
  • Daily remote availability
  • A strong attitude for teamwork
  • Enthusiasm and proactivity
  • Ability to manage priorities consistently with the shared strategy
  • Ability to execute and report tasks accurately and timely
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Ability to manage uncertainty, flexibly adapting to rapidly-changing scenarios
  • Exceptional communication skills, both in-person and behind a screen
  • Willingness to share technical knowledge and useful information
  • Advanced knowledge of Google Drive and Google docs


What would win our heart

  • Experience in fashion (or a strong flair for it)
  • Experience with editorial and/or branding projects
  • Good Italian skills
  • Knowledge of UX writing techniques
  • Interest in gender issues, content usability and accessibility
  • Use of inclusive language
  • Familiarity with Slack, Trello, and other collaboration/project management software

Type of contract

Freelance collaboration

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