Daniel J. Edelman, Inc.
Description Senior Copywriter (Health) Edelman is looking for a talented Senior Copywriter to join its award-winning Chicago creative team, working with clients within our health practice. Edelman is a great place to grow your talent and hone your craft. You will be challenged to push convention and your own creativity to find the most innovative ways to drive consumer behavior in today\u2019s socially-charged, digital environment.Edelman is a new kind of agency, at the intersection of PR, Advertising, Social, Digital, Earned Media and Experiential. We blur the lines between each medium to create smart, innovative, and powerful work that gets people talking and engaging with brands in new ways. We\u2019re passionate, unconventional and driven by a desire to do the best damn work possible. We get results for our clients and have the trophies to prove it. We also laugh a lot\u2026 and swear a little. Every day.You\u2019ll partner with our Chicago based health team whose track record is second to none. Our award-winning healthcare campaigns are \u201cunconventional\u201d and \u201cdisruptive\u201d that work hard to solve our client\u2019s problems. Whether it\u2019s helping to navigate a rare disease state, make sense of a new policy or clearly articulate a product\u2019s value proposition, our work, experience and diversity of talent is unmatched. If you are imaginative and entrepreneurial, and want to be a part of a growing, industry-shaping team, we want to hear from you.\u00a0 Who Are You? Your love of words is borderline creepy. You stop dinner parties with the etymology of \u201csaut\u00e9\u201d but save the night with a six-syllable-synonym for \u201cbaste.\u201d You believe in the Rule of Three. You\u2019re a student of the craft. You sleep with Shakespeare, sneak off with Wallace, and pray at the altar of Strunk and White. And you might even enjoy Game of Thrones. Or, heaven forbid, The Kardashians. You\u2019re a copywriter with every fiber of your being, and we want your pens and pencils writing for us. What We Expect We want passion. We want excitement. We want you to wake up, get dressed, and come to the office ready to roll. It\u2019s brainstorm day so we need your energy and insanity. But also your ideas. Especially your ideas. You\u2019ll bounce them off your co-workers, laughing with planners, designers, art directors, creative directors, strategists, and maybe even the guy with the fedora. It depends on whether he\u2019s got the time.Beyond the big meetings, you\u2019ll be a part of small meetings and medium-sized ones, too. There\u2019s also time for you to sit at your desk, fire up the brain, and start spinning copy for social, web builds, pitch decks, scripts and more. Or less if the day is slow. Either way, we encourage you to get out and take a culinary tour of the neighborhood. Lunch, after all, is one of the three most important meals of the day. RESPONSIBILITIES: The Edelman Senior Copywriter is both a storyteller and conceptual cosmonaut, creating unique brand experiences through creativity and the written word. The programs you\u2019ll work on are buzz-worthy and social at their core, though they can take any shape or form. From interactive web experiences, social activations and video content to brand manifestos, experiential programs and fancy printed materials, you\u2019ll get to do it all. Some more specific responsibilities include: High-level concepting, tactical program ideation and copywriting for a wide range of brand experiences, social content and marketing deliverables that generate conversation and brand engagement Own the brand story for our clients across all channels, maintaining a consistent voice and vision Create branded social content that is insightful, culturally relevant and inherently sharable Successfully communicate (present and sell-in) creative ideas and the strategic rationale behind them Collaborate with agency team members from creative, account, production, PR, strategy, planning and analytics to produce smart, powerful work QUALIFICATIONS: 5 - 8 years of experience in marketing, advertising or social media Passionate about the healthcare space and the desire to make a difference\u00a0 Experience in pharmaceutical, health and wellness, healthcare communications and\/or marketing Excellent short-form and long-form writing skills in a variety of voices and tones Solid grammar, editing and proofreading capabilities Willingness to push your craft, get your hands dirty and make great things\u00a0 Social fluency and a solid understanding of how to drive conversation and engagement across social channels A natural flare for the unique, the buzz-worthy and the culturally relevant\u00a0 Ability to think strategically and conceptualize creatively Strong presentation and verbal communication skills Ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Daniel J. Edelman, Inc.
Website : http://www.edelman.com
In 1952, Dan Edelman planted the seed for a new kind of company – one that would redefine the role of public relations. Sixty years later, we continue to push the boundaries of what PR can do. Grounded by our core values and strengthened by our independence, we help clients communicate, engage and build relationships with their stakeholders.