location / New York, New York
date posted / 12/21/2016
job description / Copywriter, MRM//McCann

Core Duties/Responsibilities



Supports team members from all departments and external vendors bringing your creative vision to life.


Develops a professional, articulate, and mature presence in all aspects of team and client relationship building. Anticipates issues, feedback, and tasks and works on them without being asked. Actively seeks creative opportunities and projects beyond your expected duties. Seeks out creative mentorship when required.


Demonstrates a strong command of the structure of language, both formal and informal. Writes compelling, beautifully constructed copy for a variety of clients and audiences. Is capable of writing: long form, headlines, calls-to-action, brand manifestos, scripts for film, animation or moving image content or concepts, and working with designers to produce clear storyboards that communicate an idea. Demonstrates competent grammar and spelling skills, with minimal amends from proofreading. Is able to respond positively to feedback from the client and re-draft copy to incorporate feedback, while retaining the impact of the copy.


Is capable of digesting content provided by the client, client services, other agencies, or from own research and understands how it should be broken down to meet a brief and how best to organize it. Ideates based on simple human truths or observations. Measures your ideas not only against high creative standards, but also against business objectives.


Is able to present ideas clearly to senior members of the Creative department and to the client.



Contributes to the creation of award entries and case studies.


MRM//McCann is committed to being the most relevant, effective, indispensable marketing agency in the digital world. We are a leading Customer Experience Agency that puts people first. We employ the most innovative talent in the industry to meet each client’s unique challenges with positive, measurable results. Our strategic, creative and technological expertise-including deep experience with segmentation, targeting, and analytical tools and methodologies- deliver the most effective marketing programs and platforms in the world.

We love our diverse workplace! MRM//McCann is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria.

Required Skills/Knowledge/Experience