Instruction Creative Writer

Warren, NJ

Job Description:

Position Overview:

As an Instruction Creative Writer, you will work directly with the Merchandising & Product Development Teams to create and enhance copy across all of our products.


  • Collaborate with key members of the Merchandising & Product Development teams to develop creative compelling copy for instructions
  • Participate in creative brainstorm sessions to identify areas of improvement in existing copy
  • Create instructional templates for a variety of products, then execute or build out SKU specific instructions for new items as they are prepared for production
  • Review and compare instructional information against provided images, diagrams and graphic support
  • Determine the needs of the end-user with a consumer-centric mindset to ensure all copy is easy to read, understand and follow
  • Proofread and test instructions in hands-on way through using the product to ensure ease of understanding
  • Interface with customer service and compliance team members on current state of specific product issues relating to copy, instructions, call-outs and more

Job Requirements:

Skills and Qualifying Experience:

  • 2-3 years of copy writing experience
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills a must
  • Excellent editing, proofreading and grammar skills a must
  • Instructional and technical writing experience a plus
  • Experience with kids and tween products a plus
  • Exemplary at market research and analysis
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams including marketing, merchandising, compliance and customer service
  • High energy, strong work ethic and drive
  • Openness to accept constructive critique
  • Team player