Copywriter

Job ID
9976
Job Location
GB-London
Location
United Kingdom-London
Category
Content

What We Need

WE Communications:

WE is one of the largest communications and integrated marketing agencies in the world. We’re independent, we’re all about our people — both our clients and our employees — and we believe in the power of communications to move audiences to positive action. 

 

For more than 30 years, we have been helping translate complex innovations into powerful, persuasive stories. Our sector expertise across key verticals — including technology, healthcare, consumer, and brand purpose — translates into insights and strategies that are informed, current and credible.

 

We work with companies that are embracing the ever-evolving digital world to reinvent themselves, to deliver new value to their customers or reach them in new ways and ultimately improve people’s lives.

 

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented writer to join our exceptional team. If you love writing and are ready to take the next steps into your career of choice, this could be just the role for you. The Copywriter will be tasked with supporting the Senior Writer with writing a dynamic range of marketing content about pioneering and emerging technologies. You will create compelling content for websites, blogs, social media platforms, and more. You will be creative in your approaches to branded storytelling and stay on top of trends and innovations in content strategy and marketing.

 

Key strengths for this role include a ‘can do’ attitude, content creation with a focus on attention to detail.  

 

You should have an understanding of PR and digital, how a PR agency integrates both into a cohesive working strategy.  You will be working with a fantastic Senior Writer, who will invest time and energy in your own development and career progression. 

What you'll be doing at WE

  • Writing engaging, creative copy across multiple channels and formats (social posts, web copy, blogs, articles, internal comms emails)
  • Editing and proofing copy for multiple teams, ensuring that copy is both grammatically correct and in the proper tone of voice
  • Brainstorming creative editorial ideas for social campaigns, blogs, articles etc.
  • Research stories providing fresh angles; proactively find ways to better deliver the content
  • Assists and helps Senior Writer lead client relationships effectively to exceed the client’s expectations and align internal and external stakeholders
  • Other job duties as assigned.

What you've been able to accomplish

 

Experience:

  • 1-2 years, preferably within a social / content marketing / advertising agency
  • A passion for creative writing and storytelling
  • An understanding of social media channels and content formats
  • Ability to adapt and write to multiple tones of voice
  • Attention to detail – they will need to help spot typos / grammatical errors, help ensure that the work that goes to client is as error-free as possible
  • Strong research skills / fast learner – they don’t need to be experts in tech or health, but should be happy to read and learn about complex subject matters
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (particularly Outlook, Word, SharePoint, PowerPoint and Excel) and familiarity with WordPress, Type Pad or Live Writer, and/or other CMSs.

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Ability to collaborate closely with teams of creatives and provide recommendations related to copy
  • Ability to meet tight and frequent deadlines, while having the adaptability for changing priorities

 

Personal Management and Style:

  • Is committed to delivering and exceeding expectations
  • Shows patience and tenacity
  • Drives efficiency and best practice
  • Is flexible and responsive to changing priorities
  • Is a genuine team player who is willing to learn and collaborate across all agency disciplines.

About Us

Company Values & Competencies:

  • IMAGINATION           Lead with courage, creativity and curiosity
  • INTEGRITY                Making values-based decisions
  • COLLABORATION      Work together to win
  • HUMANITY                Put people and equality at the heart of the business. 
  • EXCELLENCE              Do outstanding work

 

 Equal Opportunity: WE provides equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against an employee or applicant because of age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, or other legally protected class status.

 

Diversity and Inclusion: WE values a diverse and inclusive workforce and is committed to creating a workplace where everyone thrives. We promote an atmosphere in which diversity of people and ideas are welcomed and valued. Diversity includes differences in race, religion, gender identity or expression, age, lifestyle, ethnic background and sexual orientation as well as differences in experiences and ideas.

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

CONNECT WITH US!

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.