Marketing Copywriter – Technical (m/f/d)

Hannover/ Berlin/ Reading (UK)/ Madrid or Remote

The Hornetsecurity Group is the leading cloud security provider in Europe, which protects the IT infrastructure, digital communication and data of companies and organizations of all sizes. Its services are provided worldwide via 9 redundantly secured data centers. The product portfolio covers all important areas of email security, including spam and virus filters, legally compliant archiving and encryption, as well as defense against CEO fraud and ransomware. With more than 300 employees, the Hornetsecurity Group is represented globally at several locations and operates in more than 30 countries through its international distribution network. The premium services are used by approximately 40,000 customers including Swisscom, Telefónica, KONICA MINOLTA, LVM Versicherung, DEKRA and Claas.
Due to continued growth, we are seeking a stellar technical copywriter to join our international marketing team for 40 hours/week to start immediately or as soon as possible in our office in Hannover/ Berlin/ Reading (UK) or Remote.

Job description details

  • You educate and persuade by writing clear, compelling copy to promote our technologies to our target audiences around the world. As part of the marketing team, you will show our customers how our offerings help them and persuade them to purchase, subscribe or partner with us. 
  • You main goal is to emphasize our unique selling points and develop convincing calls to action (CTAs), but you must also be able to describe technical features and functionalities.
  • You learn about our products and our positioning to craft clear, compelling copy (in English) for our website and product marketing materials, such as brochures, slide decks, and so on; with the goal of educating and selling.
  • You write persuasive copy to promote our company and software solutions via mailers, letters, landing pages, lead nurturing campaigns, press releases, and ads.
  • You collaborate with other team members on large- and small-scale marketing projects.
  • You interview customers and partners and write case studies; create incisive templates for use by the Sales Team; research and develop white papers; etc. 
  • You edit and proofread copy as needed, ensuring it is in line with the company voice and messaging.
  • You keep our written materials up to date.
  • You liaise with our SEO team to apply best practices to your work. 
  • You continually sharpen your CTA skills.
  • You match the depth of technical info per piece with that of the target audience and their ‘location’ in the customer journey; and ‘translate’ concepts that are too technical into benefits that are easy to understand.
  • You perform multivariate testing, log results and make recommendations on how to refine our copywriting for better conversion.
  • You have proven experience as a copywriter in the technology industry (English language).
  • You have excellent English writing, editing and proofreading skills.
  • You have strong research skills.
  • You distinguish yourself through creativity.
  • You have the ability to research, keep abreast of and share findings on best practices.
  • You are experienced with SEO.
  • You convince with solid communication and interpersonal skills, with a collaborative approach.
  • You have a dynamic, proactive and structured approach to work.
  • You have the ability to achieve goals and meet deadlines.
  • You hold a degree in marketing, English, journalism or related field.
  • You are driven and ambitious, with a desire to work in a fast moving, start-up environment.


  • Free space for innovation and independent action.
  • Short decision paths and flat hierarchies in an open work atmosphere.
  • Personal and professional development opportunities.
  • Attractive and performance-related compensation.
  • No dress code – you can come to work as you like.
  • Delicious coffee, tea and fresh fruit every day for free.
  • Free Book Policy – we will order your reference books.
  • Regular pizza meetings for an interdisciplinary exchange.
  • Team events like Lasertag, Live Escape Room or LAN parties – let yourself be surprised.
  • Unlimited contracts.
  • Fast growing international company with a promising future and no limits to growth in your professional career.

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Viktoria Wagner

Any questions?

Any questions? Our Recruiter, Julia Klein, is at your disposal. You can contact her by phone at +49 511 515 464-0, via WhatsApp at +49 511 515 464-99 or via email at