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Copywriting Specialist

Are you a total word nerd that loves finding creative ways to move people to action? Do you have a nack for taking complex ideas and crafting language to make them approachable and engaging? Did you catch the intentional typo in the previous sentence? If so, Postern–a full-service marketing agency with a forward thinking culture–might be the right fit for you! We’re looking for a versatile Copywriting Specialist to bring our clients’ messaging to life in strategic and exciting ways. Apply today to join our dynamic team of creatives as we serve a unique client base from a variety of industries.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ability to create copy for a variety of audiences, brands, and industries and present underlying strategic thinking to clients
  • Works closely with and report to the Director of Communication on various copy and messaging briefs and collaborative sessions
  • Serve as a textual translator of complex technical information for print and online
  • Develop taglines, headlines, short and long-format copy for collateral, publications, websites, advertisements, and social media
  • Stay atop marketing and advertising trends and industry best practices to bridge insights, strategy, and creativity into one output
  • Research and develop new growth strategies that are integrated with client’s goals and priorities and advise on budgetary, technical, and creative issues that arise
  • Manage production and delivery of materials by working closely with internal and external resources (other creatives and vendors, etc.)
  • Remain current on audience preferences and proactively suggest new campaigns
  • Versed in emerging digital content technologies, platforms and best practices and provide thought leadership and perspective for adoption where appropriate
  • Perform tasks as assigned by the Principal, including meeting with clients, traveling, assisting with new business presentations and internal initiatives
  • Develop and nurture strong client relationships and deliver an exceptional client experience
  • Promote the visibility of Postern in the region through local public relations
  • Be part of a space for creativity, ideation, collaboration, fun, and learning

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of relevant copywriting and marketing experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business, Communications, Journalism or Public Relations or equivalent work experience
  • Strong copywriting, copyediting, and proofing skills
  • Strong creative writing capabilities with proven versatility in writing styles ranging from technical content to highly personable editorial
  • Solid understanding and implementation of SEO preferred
  • Familiarity with commonly used style guides
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with our team
  • Excitement for growth, embracing new opportunities to tell stories, and being hands-on with the client and creative team
  • Demonstrate ability to think strategically and creatively and provide measurable solutions
  • Attend and network at industry, community and business events to build relationships
  • Ability to complete multiple projects on schedule and under budget

Benefits: Competitive pay, healthcare, vision, dental and life insurance (with matching), healthcare savings account, and retirement benefits (with matching).

This position is full-time in our Frederick, Maryland office.

TO APPLY

Email your resume and portfolio to emily@posternagency.com