Copywriter

Agency:
Karma
Area:
Writing
Posted:
11.19.17

This position requires an individual with a solid point of view, including:

  • An ideas person who can bring strategic insight to every point of influence in the marketing continuum,
  • A solid understanding of the role of communications, and how copy contributes to that
  • A thoughtful, writerly approach to the world
  • Big-picture thinker and meticulous doer
  • An optimistic problem solver, one who finds opportunity in challenge
  • Proactive, taking initiative and anticipating next steps
  • Behaving as a member of a team (especially with designers and art directors), rather than as a silo

 

Your background:

  • An English, communications or ad-program degree
  • 2-3 years of writing experience in a communications setting
  • Demonstration that you understand how design can further messaging
  • A conceptual book including the following: strong headline campaigns, tagline development, something conceptual, long-form copy, web copy, some experience with radio production

 

Your responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with designers and art directors to develop conceptual solutions for all manner of execution, not limited to print, digital, social, video.
  • Come prepared to briefings and actively participate in understanding each project
  • Develop thoughtful, strategic client presentations and represent the agency with consideration and creativity
  • Vacillate between various brand voices and writing styles with ease
  • Possess good taste and judgment, and be able to explain your ideas
  • Participate in calls and meetings with clients
  • Infuse writing with unexpected insight and nuance
  • Edit ruthlessly
  • Maintain flawless spelling and grammar, and proofread your and others’ work

 

If interested, please send your resume to ldebevec@karmaagency.com