PayPal Senior Copywriter in San Francisco, California

Senior Copywriterin San Francisco-Xoomat PayPal

Date Posted: 2/23/2018

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  • Employee Type: Full-Time

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  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 2/23/2018

  • Job ID: R0028951

About Us


At PayPal, we believe that now is the time to democratize financial services so that moving and managing money is a right for all citizens, not just the affluent. We are driven by this purpose, and we uphold our cultural values of collaboration, innovation, wellness and inclusion as our guide for making decisions and conducting business every day. It is our duty and privilege to be customer champions and put those we serve at the center of everything we do.

We are one team that respects and values diversity of thought for everyone, everywhere, and we actively seek to create an energizing workplace that brings out the best in all of us. If you’re ready to shape the future of money, join the team at PayPal. We're proud to work here. You will be too.

Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 210 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

We are seeking a strong Copywriter to join our internal creative studio team. The ideal candidate is someone that's passionate about the opportunity to transform a brand through brilliant and inspiring stories. We're looking for a strategic and nimble thinker that is self-motived and anxious to be part of one of the most dynamic industries right now, mobile payments.

We want an idea-first writer with a portfolio that demonstrates a love for conceptual thinking. Someone that has the unique ability to take their ideas and bring them to life in new and inspiring ways. You will partner with marketers, project managers, and creatives to develop and execute performance driven marketing campaigns that move our business forward. Success in this role means collaborating with others to develop best-in-class creative work that drives awareness, consideration, and engagement for the PayPal products and services.

  • Conceptualize and share new ideas that help propel our brand forward

  • Develop original, best-practice copy for videos, emails, banners, social posts, and web pages

  • Partner with designer to produce brilliant digital experiences that will connect emotionally with perspective and current customers

  • Work with marketers and producers to ensure that your creative concepts and tactics are on-brand and strategically sound

  • Establish a high-output workflow that is deadline-driven, with meticulous handoffs and strong attention to detail

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Individuals seeking employment at PayPal are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. You have the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.