Published 10 months ago

Headquarters: Chicago

Dates of Engagement:

Starting early August, 2022
6-month contract, with possibility of extension 


Reporting to Director of Design + Research, Product + Technology


$50/hr, capped at 40hrs/week 

Purpose of the Role:

We are looking for an experienced UX Copywriter for a six (6) month contract, to craft and guide UX copy and messaging for a multitude of user personas across our growing suite of Obama Foundation digital products. 

Core Responsibilities:
  • Write clear and concise content across multiple in-product touch points, including: headlines, subheads, navigational elements, CTAs, tooltips, errors, labels, and notifications for a redesigned and one additional new product 
  • Work collaboratively with product designers and managers to ensure application on site is user-centric, meets UX demands, and is both accessible and inclusive in tone
  • Sync with in-house Creative + Communications team to ensure tone and usage align with our brand 
  • Work with our User Research to test copy with users
  • Develop, employ, and deliver a set of style guidelines for future copy, including: tone, length, and usage 

Required Qualifications:
  • Proven record of UX writing experience on digital products
  • Creative and engaging writing and editing skills
  • Collaborative mindset when working with cross-­functional partners
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience writing for social impact products or audiences

Please apply online. In your application, you will be asked to provide your resume/CV and a portfolio of UX-specific writing samples.

To apply: