We are an Award winning Creative, Integrated Agency. We bring brands to life with ideas based on insight. Ideas that are focused, flawlessly executed and delivered to the right people, at the right time and in the right way. With over 60 international awards, we pride ourselves on always delivering for our clients, many of whom we've worked with for many years.
CULTURE AND VALUES
Through togetherness, boldness and daring we make great things happen. We are an agency that was formed to murder the mediocre. This has been the agency's culture throughout and is as strong today as it has ever been. No egos, no politics. We're free to work in a way that brings the right mix of skills together to deliver work that we and our clients are proud of.
As a senior copywriter, it's your role to be an instrumental part of maintaining the agency's excellent creative reputation.
Not only is it your role to write accurate, engaging copy on a range of projects across all types of media, but you'll also be working closely with a range of designers and art directors to create high quality, award-winning creative concepts.
As a senior, reading and interpreting creative briefs should be second nature to you, and you should be confident enough to be able to work with the account teams to obtain the briefs and outcomes you think are best suited to the client brief.
You should equally be experienced at challenging and building upon the strategic thought within your briefs where appropriate to achieve the best creative output.
You will be as happy working on your own as you are with an art director, and be able to turn your hand at both short and long copy.
As a senior you should need little oversight from your Creative Director, and your work should generally be signed off first time.
You should be passionate about great ideas, whatever their form, and aspire to produce the level of work that is recognised as being outstanding both by our clients and by the world at large.
To provide superior service to the business by: Producing high quality, effective, award winning work. To be comfortable understanding, challenging and building upon creative briefs, even when they need development. Be instrumental in developing briefs to be as good as they can be. To be able to produce multiple concepts based on a creative brief Producing high quality short and long copy. Understand grammatical constructs and their appropriate usage. Understand tone and its role in advertising copy. Understand balance and rhythm within copy; and have an empathy for your reader. Be able to write to a level that is good enough for sign-off first time. Be able to produce copy in a timely fashion without compromising quality. Working with other creatives. Be able to form defacto teams with designers, creative group heads, and art directors at little notice, and produce excellent work that improves the joint creative output. Support the art directors and designers that work without team members both formally and informally. Creatively lead accounts. Be able to manage specific pieces of business and become the go-to- person both in terms of creative and copy on that account as a brand guardian. New Business. Be happy and able to work on new business and to produce work that will win the agency business. Being able to successfully present your own work. Demonstrate an understanding of the strategy behind our campaigns and the relevant strategies for our client and brands, and to be able to work with the planning and account management to help define that strategy.To be comfortable producing best-in- class work in a wide range of media, including press, magazine, digital, experiential, retail and sales promotion channels.
An individual who (has):
1. Minimum 5 - 7 years' experience as a copywriter
2. Proven experience at producing quality conceptual work and highly crafted copy
3. A broad base of experience leading to a highly flexible approach
4. Knowledge of a range of different media and sectors
5. Meticulous attention to detail.
The individual should be:
3. Keen to progress
6. A team player
7. High personal standard
8. Have a love of your craft
9. Keen to take responsibility for key accounts
10. Want to grow and develop moving forward
INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL COMMUNICATION
This person will have frequent contact with
- Fellow creatives
- Clients - both through presenting work and establishing an understanding of their brand TOV
- Account Management, to ensure a strong working relationships through out the agency.
Your work will be reviewed on a brief-by- brief basis, with your overall performance being assessed on a yearly basis.
As you prove your skills and ability as a Senior Copywriter, you may have the opportunity to progress towards the role of Head of Copy.
In return for your hard work, dedication and loyalty, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package. You'll receive 25 days' standard holiday, and in addition you'll receive your birthday day off and the time between Christmas and New Year. You're entitled to free eye tests, life assurance, childcare vouchers and may qualify for our Cycle to Work scheme. Fresh fruit and breakfast are provided daily. Training and development, where appropriate, will also be provided.