clients Obama Foundation

Remote UX Copywriter (Contract)


United States

Job Type






Skill Set


All Other Remote

Job Details

Time zones: EST (UTC -5), CST (UTC -6), MST (UTC -7), PST (UTC -8), AKST (UTC -9), HST (UTC -10)

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.