Copywriter and PR Coordinator, Verse

  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Full-time
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Company Description

Verse is a financial brand within the ecosystem of Square, located in Barcelona. Our goal is to take the friction out of spending and sharing money through peer-to-peer transactions. Our digital wallet allows you to share payments instantly, safely, and free of charge in select European countries.

We are collaborating closely with the Cash App organization to build a product that refines the world’s relationship with money by making it universally accessible. This partnership will  enhance support and continued investment in our company’s growth across the European Union. 

We want to hire the best talent to join our team, headquartered in Spain. Interested in learning more?

Job Description

The way Verse is perceived is everything to us. It’s the foundation of our reputation, and the soul of our brand. The words we use and the way in which people talk about us is a vital part of how we are perceived. We currently have an exciting opening for a motivated wordsmith and communicator to shape the way in which Verse speaks and what people say about us in Spain. 

 

You will have the dual role of managing all of our words (the ones in Spanish) and our press coverage (in Spain). First and foremost you are a talented copywriter who loves, and has experience delivering great copy. Copy for emails, in-app messages, push notifications, Instagram posts, anything that goes out in the name of Verse. 

 

You will also coordinate our Press efforts to make sure people are talking about us a lot and often. You have a good knowledge of the Spanish media landscape and either have a good network of existing connections or are someone who is able to make meaningful relationships with peers in moments. 

Qualifications

You will

  • Shape and own our tone of voice in Spanish communications

  • Report directly to the Head of Marketing and Communications to ensure that our brand mission and pillars are consistently represented in everything we do

  • Deliver copy across the full spectrum of Verse, everything from marketing materials to product copy, if it’s in Spanish you will have written, edited, and signed off on it before it goes out into the world. 

  • Manage our Press agency within Spain to deliver regular, positive press across target publications. 

  • Work with our translation team to ensure that copy in languages other than Spanish conform with our brand mission

You must have:

  • A portfolio of engaging, funny, grammatically perfect copy across a spectrum of communications everything from long form content to taglines and social media posts. 

  • 3+ years experience working in an organisation producing great copy to tight deadlines

  • Experience building a communication strategy for a commercial brand

  • A steadfast dedication to delivering perfect Spanish

It’s to your advantage if you have:

  • Proven record of working with Press agencies and a solid body of contacts within the Spanish Press ecosystem 

  • Experience building a tone of voice for a brand, preferably a digital brand

Additional Information

Verse treats all employees and job applicants equally. Every decision is based on merit, qualifications, and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, political ideas, ethnicity, origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, social status, union states, kinship status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. 

 

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with each office’s corresponding local guidelines and applicable regulations.

 

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