Senior Copywriter

FTD Companies

About Us:

FTD has been a leader in the floral industry for over a century. We are a private equity-backed company with one of the largest florist networks in the world, supported by the iconic Mercury Man® logo displayed in over 30,000 floral shops in more than 125 countries.

We partner with local florists to hand-craft floral arrangements available for same-day delivery on and

In addition to delivering flowers, we support locally-owned retail florists by providing technology, marketing, and digital services to members of our florist network. For all of life's occasions and everyday moments, visit,, and,

Position Details

Senior Copywriter
Northern Illinois
Downers Grove, IL

The Sr. Copywriter is responsible for being a brand storyteller, leader for our in-house creative department and working on refining and expressing the FTD brand with emotion and style.

At FTD, you can expect a dynamic work environment offering competitive pay and benefits. We seek creative, driven individuals to add to our growing company. Ours is a culture of respect, diversity, partnership, and results.

What you will do:

  • Work with Creative Director and Sr. Graphic Designers to develop seasonal messaging campaigns 
  • Develop and evolve the brand voice under the guidance of the Creative Director 
  • Pitch and present to internal clients with a solid rationale that checks off the boxes 
  • Lead brainstorming sessions and translate conceptual ideas into tangible creative work 
  • Copy proofing/editing for all assigned projects 
  • Develop product copy and descriptions and establish benchmarks and own copy guidelines 
  • Direct and mentor junior staff as needed

What we seek:

  • Degree in Advertising, Journalism, English, or other Communications degree 
  • 5+ years' experience in a copywriter or similar role 
  • Agency or in-house experience in a B2B or highly transactional e-tail environments 
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is a plus

Come give FTD a look! We are an incredibly open and welcoming company--come join our family! FTD, LLC is a global premier floral gifting company with a vision to be the world's leading and most trusted company in this industry.

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