Sideways - Freelance Brand Copywriter - Hiring in New York City


work with us

Freelance Brand Copywriter 

Sideways is a creative agency specializing in hospitality and lifestyle branding, advertising and social media. We are looking for a digital savvy Copywriter who is driven, passionate and eager to dive into new learning experiences. Your enthusiasm should extend into your daily tasks, but also play a key role in offering ideas and strategies that align with our client’s goals. As a valued team player, you should possess a positive, go-getter attitude and enthusiasm for working in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for a dynamic Copywriter who thinks outside of the box, to write clear and concise copy.

About the role:

  • You will be responsible for a wide mix of copy including: brand, website, marketing and advertising 

  • Ability to develop original content for websites, social media, marketing/advertising campaigns and other branded materials

  • Partners with Designers to develop and present concepts and ensures copy and design complement/ elevate one another. Executes concepts through production.

  • Understand key trends in digital copywriting, keyword selection, etc.

  • Write, edit and revise product copy for circular, direct mail, print and ecommerce. Corrects errors in formatting, spelling, punctuation and grammar.

  • Communicate openly, offering up ideas and suggestions to improve the strength and clarity of our messages.

  • The position offers opportunities for creative development

  • This position is located in our NYC office

Skills Summary:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Advertising, Marketing, or Communications (copywriting emphasis preferred) or equivalent experience

  • 2+ years of agency or In-House experience 

  • Proficiency with proofreading and editing

  • Marketing knowledge and the ability to write for various formats

  • Strong organizational skills and ability to juggle multiple projects and priorities

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Multi-lingual, a plus, especially in Spanish, Mandarin, Portuguese and French

If you have questions, give us a shout at