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Lead Copywriter


May 03, 2019

San Diego, CA


Agent: Joshua H.

Job #: 147231

Salary: DOE

Job Description

A growing Sorrento Valley based client is looking for a Lead Copywriter to join their team full-time, on-site. This is a great opportunity for this writer to join a team where they can immediatley make an impact as they will be leading/mentoring two other writers. 

Writing and editing short ad copy is a major part of this role so you must have those samples to share. 


The Lead Copywriter will be responsible for developing fresh and creative headline concepts and body copy for print, web, broadcast, point-of-sale materials and email. The Lead Copywriter will understand direct response copywriting, call-to-action, and script development. Be part of a strong creative team that works collaboratively to provide the best creative solutions to meet our marketing objectives.


Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·       Monitoring and analyzing the effectiveness of ad copy

·       Proofreading and ensuring the quality of any outgoing correspondence

·       Reading and interpreting analytics for press releases, emails and other marketing correspondence

·       Serving as back-up for social media specialist

·       Working with the copywriting team to create and maintain an editorial calendar

·       Collaborate with director of corporate communications and project manager to complete writing assignments

·       Managing work and performance for copywriters




·       Excellent writing skills with minimum 7 years’ experience

·       Strong business-to-business and business-to-consumer background in marketing and advertising

·       BA in English, communications, marketing or related field

·       Solid background producing a wide variety of short- and long-form copy, i.e. print, email and web ads, email correspondence, newsletters, web content, internal communications, print marketing materials and video

·       Ability to work well independently or collaboratively

·       Strong verbal communication skills

·       Strong understanding of AP style

·       Fast-paced and resourceful with a passion for excellence

·       Ability to manage several coinciding assignments and meet deadlines while maintaining a high level of expertise

·       Working knowledge of email distribution systems and proficiency in Microsoft Office

·       Flexibility and ability to adapt to Costco’s and our OEM partners’ writing styles



Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year College or university; or a minimum of five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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