Senior Copywriter

Leicester, Leicestershire
Competitive Salary + Benefits
16 Feb 2018
16 Mar 2018
Copywriting, Design
Business Type
Senior Executive
Contract Type

Senior Copywriter, Leicester LE2

Competitive Salary + Benefits

Ideas you can’t ignore.

And an opportunity you can’t afford to miss.

We’re bigdog, an award-winning creative agency. We believe the best ideas are sparked by insight, developed without channel prejudice, and delivered with skill and passion at every touchpoint.

We have 140 talented integrated specialists, working across offices in London, Leicester, Norwich and Birmingham. We’re part of the Mission Group – one of the UK’s most respected networks – sharing skills and resources across 14 agencies and over 1,000 staff.

We’re currently on the lookout for a Senior Copywriter to join the creative team in Leicester. We need a talented writer who has the ability to generate impactful and effective conceptual work.  You’ll be driven by insight and will be able to follow an idea through from beginning to end.  Working with the rest of the creative team, you will deliver concepts as well as incisive, persuasive copy for any given client across any given channel.

You will need to have a thorough understanding of the differences in writing for advertising vs content and have an ongoing awareness and interest in keeping on top of emerging technologies.  You will need to be able to mentor, collaborate with and work alongside art directors and other department team members to answer client briefs to the full, championing the importance of great copy and inspire colleagues to produce the same.

Key skills and attributes

  • Display a passion for all things creative
  • Driven by insight
  • Curious and imaginative
  • Enjoy advertising and design as a business
  • Have an interest and awareness of social and cultural trends in all types of writing
  • Have a great eye for detail
  • Display strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent proofreading and editorial skills
  • A self-starter, highly motivated
  • Effective and confident communicator at all levels
  • Team player while maintaining the ability to work independently
  • Deliver the role with the flexibility required to succeed in this industry

Benefits and applying

  • 20 days’ holiday + bank holidays
  • Additional day off for your birthday!
  • Company pension
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme

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