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Groupon Marketing and Communications Team
R26737

Content Specialist with German

Description

Groupon’s mission is to become the daily habit in local commerce and fulfil our purpose of building strong communities through thriving small businesses by connecting people to a vibrant, global marketplace for local services, travel 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.

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.

We're a "best of both worlds" kind of company. We're big enough to have the resources and scale, but small enough that a single person has a surprising amount of autonomy and can make a meaningful impact. We're curious, fun, a little intense, and kind of obsessed with helping travel businesses thrive. Does that sound like a compelling place to work?

The kind of stuff you’ll be doing:

  • 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).

The kind of experience we expect:

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

  • Very good command of German (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

  • 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 and learn more about our inclusive employee groups. 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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