• Cox Automotive Canada
  • 2700 Matheson Blvd E, Mississauga, ON, Canada
  • Jun 02, 2020
Contract General

Job Description

Primary Location: 2700 Matheson Blvd EMississaugaON, CA

Division: Cox Automotive

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 204598



**This Position is a 6 Month contract, for 40 hrs weekly working remotely. Bilingual French proficiency is preferred by not mandatory.**


About Canada provides an integrated platform of Advertising, Website and Managed Services products which allow OEMs, dealer groups, retailers, and agencies to leverage advanced digital technology and data to better engage and connect with their customers. The company practices a deep commitment to its culture of innovation, with a focus on health and wellness, making it one of the most desirable places to work, and a valuable partner for automotive retailers. In Canada, is managed by Dealertrack Canada. For more information, visit



Copywriters are essential to bringing value to client digital collateral including websites, advertising, social media and more. The copywriter wears a creative hat but understands the technical aspects of writing effective copy using the right keywords to ensure the end user understands the value. The copywriter also understands brand marketing and is keen on ensuring consistency of the brand positioning for our clients.


  • 80%:
    • Meet with the team to discuss the project requirement and client objectives
    • Use SEO best practices to maximize content effectiveness by ensuring keyword density is met
    • Understands fundamentals of SEO best practices and ensure that goals outlined by the SEO team are met
    • Curate content to ensure that no collateral contains duplicate content
    • Research customer needs to create relevant content that resonates with the target audience
    • Proofread and edit content for new content development and existing client digital collateral
    • Work across departments to ensure content and branding is aligned with client needs
    • Assist with the development of an internal bank of content sources relevant to various brands
    • Provide suggestions and recommendations to management to further develop process efficiency where required
    • Ensure that the content development queue is groomed, and tasks are completed in a timely manner
    • Assist the SEO team with backlinks and additional SEO duties as assigned
    • Assist the SEO team with administrative tasks for the launch of new client implementation
    • Collaborate with the SEO team to ensure that all projects are completed in a timely manner


  • Post-secondary education in Communications or Writing
  • Minimum of 2 years of copywriting experience


  • must be able to work quickly while also delivering high quality work
  • must have strong capability with English language and expressive capability in writing
  • Has in depth knowledge and understanding of content development and technical writing, SEO and research experience

  • Accurate, creative and great attention to detail are critical skills for this position

  • Ability to make deadlines and work well under pressure
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to take initiative and make important decisions
  • Effective time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Self-starter, ability to work independently and perform at optimum levels

  • Must be well organized, detail oriented and able to multi-task

  • Automotive industry background is an asset
  • Technical Skills: Well versed in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook), Sales Systems



Who We Are

About Cox Automotive

There’s nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like, Manheim and vAuto.


About Cox

We are the Cox family of businesses. We’ve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions – Cox Communications and Cox Automotive – are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. We’re also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. We’re looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope you’ll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer – All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. 


Job ID: 204598