• Junior Copywriter

    ID
    2018-2923
    Category
    Creative Services
    Employment Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Location
    US-NY-New York
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    Attention challengers of normal. We need curious people. The kind of people who know that ideas sometimes have to be wrestled to the ground and other times taken out for dinner. We need people to make ideas that move people. Is it fun? Yep. Is it hard work? Yep. We have good coffee. We will pay you. You will grow. Come on in, the water is fine.

    Summary

    Develops and executes creative marketing ideas to solve client challenges. Focuses on the content and copy of the creative product.  Collaborates primarily with an art director to generate ideas and create concepts and visual designs that are on strategy, on brand and achieve client objectives.   

    What You'll Do

    • Attend project kick-off meetings with senior creative team members, account, strategy, and project management
      • Take notes based on creative brief discussed
      • Ask clarifying questions to understand the assignment and any specific creative requests
      • Confirm role on the assignment
    • Participate in creative brainstorms
      • Provide input on concepting the ideas based on knowledge of current trends, pop culture, and current and past design themes
      • Bring own original ideas to the meeting and share with team
      • Build upon other participants’ ideas
    • Partner with an art director to create the agreed upon concept per brainstorm meeting
      • Write copy based on strategy, concept/idea, target audience, brand, brand guidelines and retailer
      • Ensure tone and language is appropriate for brand personality.
    • Present work to the senior creative team members
    • Further explore and/or revise concept per creative lead’s direction
      • Interpret feedback and adjust copy accordingly
      • Ensure the concept is on strategy
    • Enter time reports once a week, at a minimum, and expense reports within 10 days of incurred expense
    • Handle other duties as assigned by supervisor

    Our Ideal Candidate

    • Bachelor’s degree in advertising, communications, journalism or relevant field
    • 1-2 years of experience as a copywriter (internship considered), preferably in an agency or in-house creative department
    • Basic understanding of advertising and marketing principles
    • Understanding of how to craft language that is introductory, educational, inspirational, formal, humorous, straightforward and can overall grab the attention of the viewer
    • Introductory knowledge of current trends, pop culture, current and past design themes
    • Ability to communicate clearly, thoroughly and succinctly both verbally and in written form; can clearly articulate an idea and the reason(s) behind a specific creative direction
    • Able to accept constructive feedback and apply in work
    • Current knowledge and understanding of where and how people interact with media, including at home, on the go, while shopping, mobile, broadcast, print, event, etc.
    • Collaborates well with others, demonstrated by partnering with other creatives to successfully brainstorm and concept ideas
    • Anticipates potential problems and obstacles to project success, communicates concerns and develops solutions
    • Proactively seeks out additional projects during lull periods

    Who We Are

    We make inspiring creative. It’s not always the kind of work that hangs in a gallery, but it’s the kind that inspires people to buy well. We are an enterprise of thinkers and tinkerers armed with tools you won’t find anywhere else. We work hard. We play hard. We make rules. We break rules. We win awards that make our clients happy and your friends jealous. We will help move your career forward. We will challenge you, and we will celebrate successes with you. 
     
    Geometry Global, the world’s largest and most international brand activation agency, drives conversion, action and purchase through award-winning programs that change behavior and inspire people to buy well. With teams in 56 markets, Geometry Global has expertise in shopper, digital, experiential, relationship, promotional and trade marketing. Some of our clients are big hitters like Unilever, Kimberly-Clark, and Mondelez. Geometry Global is a WPP company. (NASDAQ: WPPGY). www.geometry.com 

    Geometry Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer that offers competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and great training programs. With the high volume of replies, we receive, it is not possible for us to personally respond to all prospective candidates. Please be assured that your resume will be reviewed and you will be contacted if there is an interest in your background and experience.

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