Copywriter (Part - Time)

Richmond, VA
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Kara Lyons

Job Description:

Our client is a leader in financial services and they are looking for a part-time Marketing Communications Copywriter to join their benefits communications team for a 4+ month contract role. This Copywriter opportunity is about 25 hours per week, will start out onsite but then Copywriters can be remote for the rest of the contract. Health benefits and 401K offered!

The benefits team is looking for Marketing Communications Copywriter and prefers someone that previous worked in the benefits communications space and understands benefits to work directly and collaboratively with members of the creative team and business partners to develop and produce effective communications. This Copywriter must be self-organized and manages multiple deadlines on numerous concurrent jobs.

Copywriter Responsibilities: 

  • Maintains awareness of latest advertising and marketing trends in the finance industry and advertising in general
  • Brainstorms with team to develop marketing ideas
  • Writes original, brand-compliant copy for online and/or printed marketing materials
  • Documents creative strategy and effectively presents rationale and ideas to clients
  • Web, mobile and social experience a plus.

Copywriter Experience:

  • 4-year degree in communications, creative writing, journalism or similar discipline.
  • 3-5 years writing experience (Financial Services experience preferred). 

Portfolio: demonstrates experience with national advertising or marketing campaigns: annual reports, broadcast, print and web. 
Industry Knowledge: Direct Mail and/or web experience required within any industry, (Financial Services, preferred). Brings processes, technology or people solutions to the table with regard the design or print process. Proven ability to coach and challenge design team to improve the effectiveness of creative. 

Technical Knowledge: Working knowledge of MS Word, InDesign and Acrobat preferred.

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR