#150924

Senior Copywriter

Location:
Northern Virginia
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
TBD
Start date:
09/23/2019
Posted By:
Adam Gezelle
Date:
08/13/2019

Job Description:

We are looking looking for a talented and conceptual Copywriter to join our Creative Services team in the Washington, D.C metro area. The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in advertising, creative media, and pop culture with a background in writing—whether English, Journalism, Marketing, or another related specialty. They should feel comfortable writing video, print, digital, and/or social media pieces for specific, targeted audiences. This person will be an integral part of our creative team, working closely with our creative director, lead creative writer, and clients. They should be a big idea thinker with strong communication and presentation skills. If you love using language and ingenuity to bring creative concepts and narratives to life, then we could be right for you. Responsibilities • Creative ideation and support on projects big and small, often in collaboration with an art director or designer • Write short- and long-form content for a variety of media • Proactively pitch concepts and creative executions. • Collaborate with creative and strategy teams on concept development for ongoing and seasonal campaigns • Create persuasive messages; tell compelling stories that generate brand loyalty in key audiences • Participate in content and creative brainstorms and consistently provide big innovative ideas relative to content marketing, the broader cultural zeitgeist, and digital landscape trends. Qualifications • 3+ years writing experience with demonstrated expertise in using language and ideas to craft smart, engaging narratives (conceptual/campaign work, headline experience, and video samples a plus) • A cultural curator who loves the intricacies of human behavior, trends, pop culture and ways to make a difference in the world through storytelling • Exceptional and flexible writing and editing skills; you think and communicate clearly in all media • Familiarity with branding, marketing, UX, game design, social/behavioral psychology, business, social engineering or anything else that is crucial when developing smart, realistic and compelling ideas • A driving passion for creating social change and helping solve the world’s problems – whether it’s eradicating poverty, or helping people make their dream come true by buying a home • A self-starter who can excel under the pressure of multiple deadlines and improves with constructive feedback • Ability to present and stand up for work, communicate effectively, continuously optimistic about finding a better solutionlooking for a talented and conceptual Copywriter to join our Creative Services team in the Washington, D.C metro area. The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in advertising, creative media, and pop culture with a background in writing—whether English, Journalism, Marketing, or another related specialty. They should feel comfortable writing video, print, digital, and/or social media pieces for specific, targeted audiences. This person will be an integral part of our creative team, working closely with our creative director, lead creative writer, and clients. They should be a big idea thinker with strong communication and presentation skills. If you love using language and ingenuity to bring creative concepts and narratives to life, then Freddie Mac could be right for you. Responsibilities • Creative ideation and support on projects big and small, often in collaboration with an art director or designer • Write short- and long-form content for a variety of media • Proactively pitch concepts and creative executions. • Collaborate with creative and strategy teams on concept development for ongoing and seasonal campaigns • Create persuasive messages; tell compelling stories that generate brand loyalty in key audiences • Participate in content and creative brainstorms and consistently provide big innovative ideas relative to content marketing, the broader cultural zeitgeist, and digital landscape trends. Qualifications • 3+ years writing experience with demonstrated expertise in using language and ideas to craft smart, engaging narratives (conceptual/campaign work, headline experience, and video samples a plus) • A cultural curator who loves the intricacies of human behavior, trends, pop culture and ways to make a difference in the world through storytelling • Exceptional and flexible writing and editing skills; you think and communicate clearly in all media • Familiarity with branding, marketing, UX, game design, social/behavioral psychology, business, social engineering or anything else that is crucial when developing smart, realistic and compelling ideas • A driving passion for creating social change and helping solve the world’s problems – whether it’s eradicating poverty, or helping people make their dream come true by buying a home • A self-starter who can excel under the pressure of multiple deadlines and improves with constructive feedback • Ability to present and stand up for work, communicate effectively, continuously optimistic about finding a better solution