Job Details

Product Copywriter


Date Opened: 10/26/2021

Job Type:

Job Number: 210005RO

Job Description

Major Responsibilities

The Product Copywriter is responsible for writing, editing, and enhancing product descriptions for eCommerce. Utilizing live merchandise, samples, or vendor-provided product descriptions, the successful candidate writes copy that compels the customer and increases conversion. Working cross-functionally with Image Edit, Sample Management, Item Setup, Category Management, and Site Merchandising, the Product Copywriter will process copy to ensure accurate and timely publication to site.


Role responsibilities could include:

  • Writing accurate and compelling product descriptions for online site content
  • Processing and enhancing vendor-provided item descriptions
  • Editing and quality assurance of product descriptions for online site content
  • Following and developing copywriting standards for a wide range of commodities
  • Working with cross-functional partners to facilitate the product onboarding process
  • Enhancing existing product copy to increase conversion




The Product Copywriter thrives in a fast-paced environment under the pressure of deadlines. They possess excellent time management skills and organization. A multi-tasker and self-starter, the product copywriter is also adaptable to change. The Product Copywriter is creative and collaborative with an eye for detail and a passion for keeping an eye on fashion trends. Thinking creatively, the Product Copywriter works strategically to support the needs of the business.


Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English, Creative Writing, Advertising, Communication, Fashion, or a related field.
  • Experience in retail or eCommerce, preferred
  • Experience in copywriting or content management, preferred
  • Excellent written communication skills, including spelling, punctuation, and grammar
  • Basic understanding of HTML coding
  • Knowledge of fashion terminology, trends, fabrics, and brands
  • Working knowledge of MS Office
  • Working knowledge of G Suite


Educational Credentials

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English, Creative Writing, Advertising, Communication, Fashion, or a related field.


Applicants should submit writing samples or a link to their portfolio with their resume.

Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest in HBC. We look forward to reviewing your application.

HBC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment.