Richmond or McLean, VA
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Sara El-Shami

Job Description:

Aquent is looking for a Copywriter for our Fortune 500 Financial client in Richmond or McLean, VA. This is a full time, onsite (starting remote through April), 6+ month assignment with full benefits - medical, dental, 401K and more! Are you a writer who communicates concisely but thinks big? A meticulous wordsmith with the ability to distill complex information into simple relevant messages? If so, let’s chat.

We’re seeking a natural storyteller with integrated marketing experience. A copywriter who drives the development of powerful, engaging copy. Someone who enjoys executing creative strategies and solutions. The right candidate understands how to create work across multiple channels. Direct mail, digital, print, social—we want to see it all.

What we’re looking for.

o A strong writer and true creative problem solver with the ability to produce original, brand-elevating copy.

o Someone with a range of writing skills to complete assignments, such as writing compelling headlines, to succinct product benefits, to long-form storytelling.

o A big thinker and collaborator. We’re idea people—you should be too.

o A mentor and/or leader of talented teams in a cross-functional environment.

o Ability to receive and manage inputs and feedback from a variety of stakeholders.

o Ability to approach assignments from a customer-centric perspective while also understanding higher-level business and marketing objectives.

What you’ll do to help make a difference.

o Possess a positive attitude and readily partner with all types of people.

o Be just as comfortable with a clever headline as you are with longer copy.

o Have a clear understanding of tone and the ability to quickly adapt your writing style.

o Understand the importance of creative strategy and use it to create powerful work.

o Handle multiple projects at once and meet aggressive deadlines.

o Understand the benefits of process and use it to your advantage.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree or military experience
At least 4 years of marketing copywriting experience.


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