Job Title – Senior Copywriter (multicultural advertising)
African American market experience required
Location – Chicago, Ill
Salary - DOE
Integr8staff seeks an ambitious and witty Copywriter who's interested in taking their career to the next level. This is an exciting role offering the opportunity to work rewarding integrated advertising campaigns for national and global brands. If you are someone who is capable of coming up with big ideas and possesses experience executing them across all marketing channels while demonstrating leadership capabilities, then this is the role for you.
Responsibilities of the Senior Copywriter
Write clear and persuasive copy for clients' integrated ads; broadcast, direct response, web/ social and more.
Develop unique, progressive concepts for direct mail, social and digital content.
Conceive, develop and produce effective advertising campaigns.
Work with account teams to determine client needs and budget.
Ensure campaign stays on strategy and within budget.
Work with art directors to create strategic ideas.
Oversee campaigns from conception to completion.
Revise, edit, and proofread content as needed or directed by client.
Work within tight deadlines.
Monitor and change advertising campaigns to increase effectiveness.
Check copy for spelling and grammar errors.
Explore different ideas and concepts for both the visual and verbal elements in tandem with other members of the creative team.
Work with designers, printers, photographers and production companies to complete the campaign.
Requirements of the Senior Copywriter
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent business experience.
Must have 3+ years of ad agency industry experience
Talent, judgment and imagination to create ideas and words for the creation of an advertisement.
Schooling in creative writing or conceptual advertising.
Previous experience as Copywriter/Associate Copywriter.
Portfolio or reel required to demonstrate creative and technical skills.
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
Strong problem solving skills and detail oriented.
Experience working on campaigns for communications, telecommunications clients preferred.
Portfolio with writing samples, resume are required for consideration. Only Local candidates will be considered - Position does not offer relocation or visa sponsorship.