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Creative Copywriter


Nov 21, 2017

Chicago, IL


Agent: Devin M.

Job #: 125755

Job Description

Seeking a creative wordsmith with a strong working knowledge of marketing, consumer behavior and storytelling to join one of our amazing, cutting-edge, industry leading clients. You will work directly with the graphic designer and marketing team to develop amazing, business-driving content. If you are excited by the opportunity to create impactful, buzz-worthy ideas then we would love to talk to you. 

Core Areas of Responsibility: 
Write conceptual and creative copy for advertisements, web content, promotional materials, social media, presentations, articles and more 
Think strategically. Understand the marketing goals behind the message and provide a range of options for consideration and testing 
Build and maintain consistent brand messaging, voice, and tone across all communication channels 
Understand various execution formats and incorporate creative/copy/layout best practices for various social media networks including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn 
Support marketing & sales team in creating new business presentations, proposals and marketing material for use by sales personnel 
Ongoing development of new ideas, creative concepts for online/offline brand storytelling 
Make proactive recommendations to streamline & improve creative processes. 
Support HR in crafting compelling recruiting content and onboarding materials. 
Support cross-functional teams in communicating company growth and milestones to key stakeholders, including investors, suppliers, distributors, and customers. 

You gotta be...
Inquisitive. You are innovative, resourceful, and naturally curious. You ask the right questions and are constantly looking for ways to improve upon things. 
A Self Starter. You are creative, yet pragmatic, resourceful and solution-oriented with a positive, “can-do” attitude. 
Detail Oriented. You eat misspelled words for dinner and know when to use a semicolon vs. a comma. 
You know that there are multiple routes to a destination so where’s the fun in using the path? 
Team Player. You are a highly collaborative team player who proactively works with multiple stakeholders. 

General Requirements: 
Bachelor's degree required, preferably in Creative Writing, English Literature, Journalism, or Communications 
4+ years of experience in copywriting 
Strong editing skills with exceptional spelling and grammar 
Social media proficiency required 
An impressive portfolio demonstrating these qualifications to be submitted with your application 
Ability to conceptualize and visually execute original ideas both individually and within a team 
Strong organization, time management and decision-making skills 
Be self-motivated and comfortable working in a dynamic environment with tight deadlines 

Want more details about this and other Chicago, IL opportunities? Meet Devin Martin!

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