Senior Writer

Star on the Rise

LOCATION

South Norwalk, CT (Remote considered)

LEVEL

Mid - Level

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

5+ Years

Passionate about creating content are ya? Welcome. S50 is a growing, nimble agency proud to have won Ad Age’s “Best Places to Work” 3 years in a row and a Digiday “Most Innovative Creative Agency 2020 finalist. We’re looking for you if you are looking to set the world on fire with greatness. And to us, greatness is content and storytelling that motivates and inspires people to think/create/talk/share and act. You are growing and want to take your skills to the next level. You want to be heard and part of a truly collaborative team where your ideas matter.

Responsibilities:

  • You will be part of a tight-knit team with an anchor client and a mix of other client projects to keep things fresh
  • You will be partnering closely with an art director and animator to concept and execute ideas
  • You love what you do and are passionate about learning new skills; you may be brainstorming campaigns, writing website copy, doing seo research and editing content to optimize it, crafting social media content, writing scripts or frankly, doing anything that requires the written word
  • You are building a broad knowledge of crafting concepts and copy across ad campaigns, online content and videos, websites, social media, and even emails, and you’ll love the variety of it all
  • You will have mastered the fundamentals of writing, grammar, long-form and short-form
  • You love working in a collaborative environment but are happy to take a project and run with it if needed
  • You will also be expected to collaborate with strategy and technology to create web content that follows best practices of SEO and you will become and expert
  • You’ll become and expert in our client’s brands, understand their brand voices and know how to apply it to our work
  • You’ll be passionately pitching ideas to clients and will know, or learn, how to think through creative solutions and give our clients strong rationale for the concepts
  • You will be on the fore-front of social and tech trends, you’ll know how to apply them to our client brands and be able to write about them, with a point-of-view, in our social channels

Requirements:

  • 5+ yrs experience writing in an agency or related marketing role; preferably working in digital channels with a grounding in SEO
  • You are incredibly detail-oriented and are an expert in organizing copy decks and files
  • Self-motivated, can work autonomously and in a team setting
  • Incredibly strong work ethic, we’re a family here, and you don’t let down your family
  • Can communicate to your team and clients clearly and frequently
  • Even if you are remote, you know that teamwork is critical and working while they are working makes everything run smoothly (Let’s all try to get things done during the day, shall we?)
  • Passionate, positive, curious, persistent
  • The ability to thrive in an incredibly fast-paced, entrepreneurial and creatively demanding environment and will have to balance many projects at once with tight deadlines and schedules. So, your problem-solving skills are on-point
  • A KILLER portfolio

So, if you have what it takes, hit us up @ iwannawork@scrum50.com with a subject line of SENIOR WRITER. 

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