Copywriter

Vancouver, BC, Canada Req #174
Thursday, September 16, 2021

Who We Are

Fresh Prep is Western Canada’s homegrown meal kit delivery service. We help people throughout B.C. and Alberta make world-class dinners with fresh, pre-cut and pre-portioned ingredients along with an extended menu of over 100 add-ons from local suppliers delivered weekly to your door.

From sourcing quality local goods, to delivering in reusable, recyclable and compostable packaging, we believe it’s possible to make convenient eating healthy and sustainable for the community we live in.

In the past few years, we have collected first place awards for The Georgia Straight’s Golden Plates (2020 and 2021) in addition to winning the 23rd, 24th, and 25th Annual Best of Vancouver award for Best Meal Kit Service as voted by readers (2019, 2020 and 2021). Fresh Prep also placed on the Canadian Business and Maclean’s Magazine STARTUP LIST 2020 as a high-growth Canadian startup.

Who You Are

  • Self Starter. You are comfortable owning a task from start to finish and you take the initiative to make continuous process improvements. You observe strict deadlines and hold yourself accountable for your deliverables.

  • Multi-Tasking Hero.You can work in a sometimes hectic workspace without getting flustered or losing your helpful personality.

  • Collaborative Team Player.You are motivated by collaborative team task achievement and driving a results-oriented culture.

  • Strong communicator. Your verbal and written communication skills allow you to get results across easily and quickly, in a friendly and professional manner.

  • Open. You are open to constructive feedback, but aren’t afraid to let your opinions be known. You approach the problem at hand from a strategic and empathetic point of view.


What You'll Be Doing


  • Developing copies for all customer and prospect facing emails

  • Developing ad copies for various campaigns, including digital advertising and promotions

  • Creating and reviewing website and web-related content

  • Creating content for newly launched Fresh Prep Blog site

  • Developing content and ideas for sponsored content articles, working through the process from ideation and planning to execution and analytics.

  • Supporting media relations programs: developing press materials, press releases, briefing notes, speeches, etc.

  • Supporting all copy development with editing and proofreading at the final check in the process.

  • Working creatively with the marketing team on campaign development, brainstorming, and ideation

  • Supporting the development of Fresh Prep’s content strategy and executing on the content marketing plan

  • Optimizing and developing copy on website and campaign landing pages

  • Assisting with the development and evolution of the Fresh Prep brand and voice

  • Strong time management and organizational skills in order to meet tight deadlines for product/campaign launches

  • Analytical thinker with understanding of metrics, tracking and reporting

  • Knowledge and understanding of current trends in traditional media, social media, digital media, along with research skills to learn more

  • Self-motivated, self-starter, and team player with a positive and professional approach.


What We Are Looking For


As a Copywriter, you are primarily responsible for concepting and copywriting the campaigns and projects you are in charge of. You demonstrate originality, innovation and multi-disciplinary thinking through your work. You write in a clear, concise and convincing manner - with attention paid to grammatical accuracy. You bring ideas to life with vivid language and examples, and keep on top of industry trends. It’s important to edit and proof your written work, refining it to make it best-in-class.

  • 3+ years experience in copywriting

  • Education or relevant work experience in communications, public relations, or journalism.

  • Strong writing, copy editing and proofreading skills

  • You are articulate. You have strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills. Even better, you practice empathy in all spheres.

  • You understand the importance of details. You don’t sweat the small stuff and thrive in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment, yet you have a keen ability to recognize nuance.

  • You are team-oriented. You understand the importance of a positive attitude, you are always seeking personal and professional growth and you are always there to lend a hand.

  • Captivating ideas and the ability to express them

  • Advanced knowledge of grammar and spelling

  • Experience managing multiple projects at any one time

What You Can Expect


  • An inclusive, fun workplace filled with fantastic colleagues. We’re a certified B-Corporation and our team is passionate about making a positive difference (and also about food!)

  • Remote working

  • Competitive pay and bonuses, as well as the opportunity to participate in our Employee Stock Option Plan.

  • Comprehensive health benefits (including medical, dental, vision and life-insurance) after 90 days of successful employment.

  • Free food! A Fresh Prep meal plan for 2 meals per week!

Research shows that while men apply to jobs when they meet an average of 60% of the criteria, women and other marginalized folks tend to only apply when they check every box. So if you think you have what it takes, but don’t necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please still get in touch. We’d love to have a chat and see if you could be a great fit.

Fresh Prep is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and prohibits discrimination of any kind. We value diversity at our company and at all job levels our goal is to be diverse, inclusive and representative of the communities we operate in. We endeavour to recruit, develop and retain the best talent from a diverse candidate pool and truly believe that diversity, equity and inclusion among our team members is vital to our success as a company. We trust that in applying for a role with us you value this as well!

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada