Back Market is the #1 marketplace for refurbished electronic devices in Europe and in the US, leading the way in a shift towards a circular economy, freeing the planet from electronic waste. We are proud to sabotage ‘new’ by connecting highly certified professionals to consumers who are looking for a more affordable, reliable and an ecological alternative to purchasing brand new products.
Back Market is undergoing meteoric growth and has raised over 434M€ already! We have the objective of reaching 650 Back Makers (or Saboteurs) by the end of 2021!
We are thrilled to have an inclusive, fulfilling and caring work environment in all our offices (Paris, Bordeaux, New-York, Prague, Berlin and Tokyo). This is an opportunity for you to join a talented, humble and passionate team at the heart of innovation.
Be a part of the movement. Join the refurb revolution.
You will work closely with your manager Alexandra, our Head of communications Germany and Austria and the rest of the Brand & Communication team as well as merchandising, CRM, traffic teams.
YOUR MISSION (IF YOU ACCEPT IT): 🥇You will be responsible for engagement with our German and Austrian audience through copywriting and creative content, making sure the brand is relevant and appealing in these marketsDrawing on a deep understanding of Back Market’s brand DNA to ensure that German localized content is aligned with the brand’s overarching style, tone of voice, and other writing guidelinesTogether with the head of communication, act as a guardian of our brand voice by writing, trans-create or proofreading content written by other teams:Push our brand tone of voice in Germany forwards in consistency with the global tone of voiceSuggest optimizations on language style guidanceBoost our presence, appeal and overall impact on social media:Adapt global ideas and create local content Benchmark the competition, stay on top of trends, news and cultural moments to keep Back Market relevant to our German and Austrian audiences. Write compelling and effective CRM: Copywriting of tactical and editorial emails and notifications Support the localization of our comms and marketing campaigns: Transcreate, localize or proofread global copy and concepts to ensure local relevancyConcept ad-hoc content for local initiatives Longform editorial initiatives: Write compelling articles for blogs and other publications as needed (CSR, Corporate, B2B…) UX copywriting: Translate or proofread UX content (app/website copy and transactional emailing/notifications)
YOU ARE IN THE RIGHT PLACE IF: ⭐You are a native German speaker and you are fluent in English. French is a plusYou have a minimum of 5+ year of a similar experience : preferably in communications, advertising or in e-commerceYou are a team playerYou have great copywriting skillsYou have a way with words, puns and well-written sentencesYou are curious and creative, always coming up with new ideasYou are social media-savvyYou know your way around e-commerce and have an appetite to learn more through constant testingsYou are very diligent and have an eye for detailYou are a good team player who works well autonomouslyYou like strategy and have an analytical mindset: you understand the power of consumer insight, brand tone of voice and powerful brand messagingYou are confident with editorial formats (know how to gather information, make a plan and synthesize info)You’re not afraid of managing several projects at the same time and are a bit of an allrounderKnowing Canva is a plusLast but not least, you like tech and want to help revolutionize the way the electronics industry operates. Screw New!
RECRUITMENT PROCESS: 📅Phone interview with our Talent Acquisition SpecialistCase studyInterview with Alexandra, our Head of communications, Germany and AustriaInterview with Yasemin, our Project Manager Communications & Tine, our SEOInterview with Donatienne, our Head of Communications Europe & Eugena, our Senior Content DesignerInterview with Vianney, our co-founder and CCO
WHY SHOULD YOU JOIN US ? ✌🏼
- A meaningful job: through hard work, you will help avoid thousands of tons of electronic waste and fight against planned obsolescence. It counts!
- An attractive salary, equity, multiple benefits (meal tickets, health insurance, etc...), parental benefits, relocation package, internal events, etc…
- Be in an environment where you can make a difference: you will have the freedom to innovate and adopt new ideas!
- Grow your career with a flexible career path, Back Market can help you evolve!
- A booming scale-up: our environment is rapidly growing in Europe, the USA and in Asia!
- We embrace work life balance which includes flexible working hours and the opportunity to work from home.
- A lot of fun: you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, open-minded and friendly environment.
Back Market is an Equal Opportunity Employer for any minority, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.