Freelance Copywriter, Denmark at Secret Escapes in London, United Kingdom

Are you an experienced wordsmith with a passion for travel, an eye for detail, an issue with poor grammar and a great sense of humour (without breaking the unwritten codes of taste and decency)? Tick those boxes and we’re interested.

As a freelance copywriter, your role will be to support the Danish editorial team. You’ll work from home, researching hotels and writing sales copy for our Danish site. This is a great opportunity for an experienced freelance copywriter who’s not just enthusiastic about crafting great copy, but also shares our passion for travel and wants to contribute to the success of our exciting and ambitious digital business.

Main responsibilities

  • Researching hotels and destinations
  • Preparing and producing our sales content


  • Experience writing for the web
  • Experience in eCommerce, in particular flash sales, would be a plus
  • An understanding of and passion for travel, with a good understanding of hotels, destinations and hotel groups - both in Denmark and beyond

Your characteristics

  • Commercial awareness
  • An ability to write in our house style
  • Enthusiastic and driven
  • Impeccable attention to detail and ninja-like accuracy and speed
  • Innovative, creative and imaginative
  • Grammar nerd
  • Customer-focused and commercially aware

At work

We’re looking for a freelancer that can keep up with the pace, meet deadlines and set the bar for quality writing. We’re a small, friendly and (most importantly) hardworking team, so we’re hoping to find someone who’s willing to get their hands dirty and be a great ambassador for our Brand.


Given the volume of applications we receive; we’d like applicants to go the extra mile with this one. So, along with sending us your CV (in English) and samples of your work, we’d like you to write a 200-word summary on the Hudson Hotel in NYC (in Danish and for a Danish audience, of course). Take a look at our sales on the website and try to get as close to our tone of voice as possible.

If you meet the above criteria and if you can commit to a set amount of high quality pieces every week, we’d love to receive your application.

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