Contract Copywriter - SNEI - SF
Sony Electronics - San Francisco, CA

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Contract Copywriter - SNEI - SF
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Sony Network Entertainment International LLC (SNEI), a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, is the premier provider of digital entertainment. Through the Sony Entertainment Network portal, consumers around the world are able to access their favorite digital entertainment conveniently and instantly on their favorite connected devices. SNEI offers the latest and highest quality music, video, and game content through Sony Entertainment Network as well as
PlayStation Network while also delivering third-party services. In addition, SNEI provides a compelling consumer experience through innovative content discovery features and a simple user interface that is globally consistent, yet locally relevant.

Copywriter

San Francisco, CA

The SNEI Entertainment Experiences Development Group is charged with delivering next-generation network entertainment experiences - across all media types (video, TV, music, games, and books) and across all devices (TV, web, tablets, game consoles, Blu-ray players and smartphones). Although focused on client experiences, the team also develops key service application components to deliver these new experiences.

The Copywriter will collaborate with the team’s Producer to write and copyedit text that appears in the product and manual. The ideal candidate knows how to turn complicated product information into clear, concise and persuasive selling messages that are relevant to our customers. The Copywriter will analyze and interpret data to determine appropriate syntax, style and grammatical usage required for documents. He/she will ensure that all copy establishes and maintains a consistent house style.

Responsibilities:
  • Write clear, concise, setting the standard and style for the product.

  • Collaborate with the Creative Director to copyedit all product descriptions before they are published.

  • Work with the Brand Manager to develop the product voice, then serve as the expert editor in that voice.

  • Create and update internal style books, guidelines, and glossaries.

Qualifications
  • 4+ years of professional writing experience.

  • Excellent writing and copyediting skills with applied experience in both areas.

  • Impeccable attention to detail and understanding of subtleties within the language.

  • Exceptional organizational skills, with a demonstrated ability to apply them to internal systems and processes.

  • Basic knowledge of console gaming.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience developing and/or influencing internal processes.

  • Applied experience in electronic and online products.

  • Ability to balance creative and technical work.

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.

We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.

We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and thank you for your interest in SNEI.

Job : Service & Technical Support Primary Location : CA-San Francisco

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