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Goods & Services offers our clients graphic design, brand strategy, editorial and communications, digital strategy and deployment, and project management. We’re always on the lookout for good talent, so if you don’t see the right job here, send us a resume anyway. If we like it, we’ll keep it on file.
But, please understand: We get tonnes of inquiries, and we can’t possibly respond to them all. We’ll only contact you if we want to see you for an interview.




November 2017

Writer/editor

Goods & Services is looking for a writer/editor, with three to five years of experience at leading agencies, to join our team. The right person will have a passion for their craft, love to address challenges every day and never want to stop learning about new ideas. They must want to share information and collaborate with a team of like-minded people who are striving for excellence and recognition.

The chosen applicant will work within a team of award-winning writers, designers, account managers, developers and strategists on national and international projects.

Must have the following:
  • Minimum of three years of relevant experience
  • Very strong writing, editing, proofreading skills (must successfully complete editing and proofreading tests)
  • Very strong understanding of grammar and usage, as well as the ability to communicate reasoning behind editing and proofreading changes
  • Very strong writing skills
  • Must have experience in creating a broad range of materials, such as ad concepts and copy, corporate communications (brochures, product sheets, brand books, presentations) and websites
  • Ability to work independently, collaboratively and under the supervision of the Director of Communications
  • Strong time-management skills, able to keep track of numerous tasks and deadlines, and share ownership of projects within a team
Responsibilities:
  • Collaborating and communicating with editorial and account group staff to ensure consistency and quality of all written, edited and proofread materials
  • Editing and proofreading documents using MSWord and Adobe Acrobat track changes functions
  • Writing and rewriting content for client and internal initiatives
  • Developing, updating and following formal and informal brand and content standards
  • Tracking time on projects and working within assigned project budgets•
  • Working with account group on scheduling and providing status updates at a moment’s notice
  • Project and office administration
Nice to have the following:
  • Education—journalism, communications
  • Researching, interviewing, fact-checking skills
  • Experience in quoting costs
  • Communications-planning experience
  • Understanding of basic design/typesetting principles
How to apply:

Please send PDF submissions, including resume and samples of your work, no more than 5MB in size, to communicationsjobs@gsbranding.com.

We will only contact those we wish to interview.