March 6, 2020

Copywriter

Kion LLC

About Kion
Our purpose is to empower people to live a joyful, adventurous, and fulfilling life. We are an eCommerce dietary supplement and functional food company. We believe in doing our best and courageously communicating with one another. We are fun loving and have a desire for self-awareness. We have a passion for growth and enjoy new challenges.

Job Overview
We are looking for a skilled, adaptable copywriter for Kion’s Marketing Department. Duties include collaborating with Brand, eCommerce, and Affiliate teams to develop a variety of quality content marketing materials for our products (including PDPs, landing pages, website copy, email swipe copy, and advertising). This role will be required to deliver high-quality copy on time, written in Kion’s Brand Voice for the appropriate audience. And occasionally load the dishwasher.

The Right Fit
At Kion, we hire for culture first. Then ability. And then skills. Please consider the following when deciding if this opportunity is the right fit for you.

Culturally, we seek team members who are interested in:
Exercise
Nutrition
Meditation
Self-Reflection
Personal Growth
Humor
Fun
Adventure
Relationships and people

We seek these core abilities and qualities for this specific role:
Team player and highly cooperative
Excellent attention to detail and grammar
Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Excellent task management and organizational abilities
Solid understanding of digital marketing and persuasive copywriting
Eager to learn and grow; willing to dive into a variety of different projects
You like to geek out on science but you also know how to write a killer hook
Understanding of how to package the same message for different audiences/avatars
Ability to adapt to different tones and styles of writing (persuasive, educational, creative)
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously
An understanding of how to tastefully weave in playfulness with technical/persuasive copy
Familiarity with (and ideally a deep-seated love for) the health, fitness, and nutrition industry

As for skills, we are looking for someone who has experience working in a fast-paced environment and responding well to change and new ideas. You need to already possess the following skills or be able to quickly develop them:
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to project manage, organize, build and maintain systems and SOPs
Excellent writing skills; can create well-written, informative, but entertaining and captivating content in Kion’s Brand Voice
Familiarity with and ability to abide by FDA and FTC guidelines for the supplement industry
Technically literate in the following platforms: Asana, Slack, Google Docs/Sheets, Google Analytics, Active Campaign, Klaviyo, Shopify Plus, WordPress, 1Password, and Voxer

The Ideal Candidate will also have:
3+ years of copywriting experience

People with Whom You Will Interface
Kion’s Content Manager
Marketing Team
Ecommerce Team
IT Team

Job Details
Full-Time, salary position ($46K – $55K DOE)
Schedule will be Monday-Friday
Based in North-Central Boulder headquarters
Mix of office and remote work (three days per week in office, two days remote)
Opportunity to do extended personal travel while working (e.g. work remotely from Europe for a month)
Fully covered health insurance
Four weeks PTO + seven national holidays
After working for Kion for one year, five weeks PTO + seven national holidays
Team adventures and parties
Annual multi-day team retreat
Phone stipend
24/7 Membership and 8 Personal Training sessions at Bella Strength Gym
Discounted and free supplements
Exceptional opportunities to grow professionally

Application Instructions
If you want this to be your future, please follow these steps:
Please only apply if you fit the culture, abilities, and skills/experience listed above.
Check out GetKion.com and learn about what we offer.
Send an email to: office@getkion.com with your resume and a link to a 1-2 minute YouTube video explaining why you think you are the right person for this job.

*Please note – we have an extensive interview process consisting of an online video interview, Zoom video conference interviews, assessments, and in-person interviews.

Thank you – we look forward to working with you!

 

Please send post inquiries to Caitlin Welch at cwelch@getkion.com.