Copywriter Creative Director

Plano, Texas
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Posted By:
Meghan Healy

Job Description:

 We’re looking for a creative thinker with excellent writing skills to help us elevate our brands. As a member of the creative team, the copywriter role will write and edit copy for a variety of projects (including print, web, mobile, video, and social media), working closely with the account and design teams to brainstorm ideas, create concepts, and develop messaging.

• Thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment with a high-volume workload often requiring short turnaround times
• Continually raise the bar on creativity, writing fresh copy that connects and drives action
• Comfortably vary voice, style, and other characteristics demanded by our consumers and brands
• Maintain up-to-date knowledge of communication and industry trends
• Stay updated on appropriate style guidelines and brand voice for consistency in messaging

• Interpret creative briefs to develop and produce creative concepts through execution on assigned brands
• Research and understand the client's needs and target audiences, through online searches, reviews of existing research, interviews with subject matter experts, and in-person meetings
• Write original copy and edit content for a range of media
• Collaborate with a team of account managers and creative staff from concept development to delivery of final product
• Present copy concepts and final deliverables to internal team, and to client representative as needed, and participate in client pitches on occasion
• Revise copy based on internal and client feedback/direction

Skills & Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in journalism, english, communications, or related discipline
• Minimum 4-5 years professional copywriting experience with solid portfolio of work
• Ability to work independently and with a team to meet deadlines
• Excellent organizational skill and multitasking ability
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, and Adobe Acrobat Pro and Creative Cloud
• Social media or content marketing experience
• Proofreading experience and familiarity with standard style guides