Design2Market Classifieds

October, 2011



Job Opening

Marketing Copy Writer


We are looking for a talented and creative writer who lives marketing and knows how to motivate people with compelling words. From print advertising to web and internet marketing we need the ability to grab attention, make a point and build rapport with the audience.

Job Description and Responsibilities

Part-time, or contract, marketing copywriter who can work as a part of our team to develop creative, copy and manage projects.

Excellent English writing skills. Good understanding of marketing, print advertising, and internet marketing.

Assist in client communications and project management and direct production team.

Research and collect data via Internet, phone and other sources on clients, vendors, industries, and other pertinent information relating to specific projects.

Assisting in the production of print advertisements, brochures, trade show graphics, website design, content management.

Proofing and approving final projects before it is sent to the printer or online.


Minimum 4 years college education in business administration, advertising, marketing, communications, or liberal arts or equivalent experience in advertising, marketing, internet marketing, design and production.

"Attention to detail" in any phase of operation a must including math, spelling and the English language.

A passion for learning, contributing and team participation with a positive attitude a must.

A desire to learn about the unique experience of Silicon Valley and its relationship to the global community

and to contribute to its on-going evolution.

Competency in basic computer usage including Mac and PC.

Competency in using the Internet as a research tool.

Competent computer skills with the ability to email, ftp file transfer, basic web page updates.

Computer applications: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
Basic Dreamweaver, Quark, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, FileMaker Pro database.

Basic knowledge of typography, and graphic techniques and resources as well as basic knowledge of pre-press production, 4-color offset printing and internet marketing.

Basic understanding of marketing and small business operations a plus.


On the job training of:

Marketing Communications overview

Design and printing overview and process

Trade show industry overview

Print and other vendor coordination

Digital content and file management

Small business administration

Creative Thinking and applications


Please submit: resume and/or url/portfolio to:


Other ways to contact poster:

e-mail only.

This is in or around Silicon Valley.

Principals only, recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

No phone calls, please!

Contacting the poster about other services, products or commercial interests is NOT OK.

Reposting this message elsewhere is OK.


Design 2 Market is a Silicon Valley-based creative design firm providing advertising, design, collateral development, trade show exhibit design and support, website development and marketing communications solutions for a wide variety of industries and clients. With strategic partnership alliances in the U.S. and Tokyo, Japan, we also support market entry activities for tech and non-tech companies. For company overview, capabilities and portfolio review, please visit our website at:





1973 O'Toole Way, San Jose, CA 95131
phone: 408/232-0440 fax: 408/232-0443




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