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Groupon Marketing and Communications Team
R27092

Content Specialist (French speaking)

Description

Do you want your words to be seen by millions of people? Are you the kind of person who loves to turn a bland concept into near-poetry? Eager to test your writing skills on a huge stage? We want to talk to you.

If you are ready to flex your creative muscles, helping people discover experiences and making an impact on local businesses, there is a new opportunity you can't miss.

Groupon’s mission is to become the daily habit in local commerce and fulfill our purpose of building strong communities through thriving small businesses by connecting people to a vibrant, global marketplace for local services, experiences and goods. In the process, we’re positively impacting the lives of millions of customers and merchants globally. Even with thousands of employees spread across multiple continents, we still maintain a culture that inspires innovation, rewards risk-taking and celebrates success. If you want to take more ownership of your career, then you're ready to be part of Groupon.

The Content Specialist ensures the accuracy, quality, and transparency of product offerings on the Groupon platform. They are responsible for upholding Groupon’s dedication to transparency through researching, vetting, writing, editing deals and publishing them to the site. This role will craft and process content from existing information, and on occasion produce content from scratch. Some basic data entry and handling of stock images will also be required.

Groupon Content Specialist compose the copy that accompanies each Groupon deal feature. Content Specialist is responsible for creating copy that is personable and authoritative with particular attention to accuracy, utility, and transparency.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Crafting multiple pieces of copy each day  in the language of the supported country with flawless write-up execution,

  • Clearly and accurately explaining each deal by creating compelling imagery that describes the customer experience and presents an accurate and engaging portrait of each merchant,

  • Verification of the content of contracts with business partners based on the Editorial Groupon Guidelines,

  • Selection of adequate graphics for deals described as required based on the Editorial Groupon Guidelines

  • Performing other duties as assigned by manager(s)

Work Experience:  

Professional writing experience preferred (i.e. gained through translating, copywriting, content marketing, editing, etc.

Skills, Competencies and Required Knowledge (Certifications, Languages, Training):

  • Very good command of French (at least level C1)

  • Good command of English (B1/B2)

  • Writing background or training

  • Professional writing experience preferred

  • Ability to write creatively, succinctly, persuasively, and intelligently

  • Excellent typing skills, and computer and Web savviness

  • Must be comfortable receiving and independently acting on feedback

  • Resilience, open to change, adaptability

  • Ability to work in an open space work environment


Groupon’s purpose is to build strong communities through thriving small businesses. To learn more about the world’s largest local ecommerce marketplace, click here for the latest Groupon news. Plus, be sure to check out the values that shape our culture, guide our strategy and make our company a great place to work. And just don’t take our word for it. Hear from real Groupon team members, learn more about our inclusive employee groups, and check out our benefits. If all of this sounds like something that’s a great fit for you, then click apply and let’s see where this takes us.

Groupon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualifications for employment, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment are based upon the ability to perform the job. Equal-employment opportunities are provided to all applicants and employees without regard to race, creed, religion, color, age, national origin, sex, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, military discharge status (excluding dishonorable discharge), veteran status, citizenship status, or other legally protected status. We are all responsible for maintaining this policy. Groupon is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may email us at hraccommodations at groupon.com. If you have concerns related to Groupon’s equal employment opportunities, you may contact Groupon’s Ethics Reporting Service Ethicspoint.

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