Copywriter - Marketing Agency
Competitive + Excellent Benefits & Perks
We are the student specialist marketing group. Born ten years ago in Brighton, we’re experts in advertising, creative, strategy, data and tech – now present in five cities across three continents.
We Think Student. Motivated by a desire to learn, we get excited about everything the fast-changing world of modern marketing has to offer.
If you want to make great work that has a real impact on people’s futures, this is the place to do it.
The Copywriter Role:
You’re a first-rate copywriter with at least three years’ experience and a bonafide love of advertising.
Working as part of a brilliant copy team in a multidisciplinary creative department, you’ll write distinctive, persuasive and memorable copy for campaigns.
You’ll work alongside designers, developers, content creators and strategists in our Brighton HQ. And your role will be shaped around our values – Curious, Brave and Accountable.
The opportunities of marketing in 2019 get you fired up. You look outward for inspiration, channel it into your work and pass it on to those you work with.
You’re always looking to learn and innovate. You get the complicated marketing ecosystem, you’re actively engaged with it and you want to make your mark on it.
You have a proven ability to respond creatively to briefs, articulate your ideas and adjust your tone of voice fluently in line with brand guidance.
You’re bold in your work and ready to challenge and defend it. You’re confident presenting and pitching your ideas at internal crits and in front of clients. And you know how to give and receive constructive feedback.
Reporting to a Lead Copywriter, you’ll coordinate your own clients from first creative response to campaign execution. You’re highly organised, able to manage your own workflow and communicate with teams across the agency.
You’ll be responsible for…
+ Writing spot-on advertising copy across social platforms and for various media publishers
+ Respecting client style and tone-of-voice requirements
+ Taking a lead role in the ideas phase of tenders and pitches
+ Interrogating and improving your own work, and that of other writers
+ Being part of the critical exchange with the wider creative team
+ Giving guidance to junior writers and taking part in team development
+ Editing your own and others’ copy and providing helpful feedback
+ Working with multiple teams to deliver work for multiple clients and to deadline
What are we looking for?
+ Graduate in English, journalism, critical/creative writing, marketing, advertising, communications or similar (unless professional writing experience can match this)
+ 3+ years’ experience writing in an agency/creative environment
+ Exceptional writing skills and knowledge of the English language
+ Calm under pressure
+ Ability to generate own ideas
+ Confident giving and receiving constructive feedback
+ Razor-sharp proofing and proven editing skills
+ Creative, articulate, decisive, personable
And what’s in it for you?
As well as a unique working and reward environment, with 20% of all profits shared bi-annually, we also treat our staff to; 25 days’ holiday, cycle to work scheme, flexi-time, pension scheme, gym or travel subsidiary, childcare vouchers, birthdays off and fresh fruit and fantastic local cakes! And finally, we take care of your career, personal development is at our core and everyone has a tailored progression path designed to suit you.
Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.