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

Core Duties/Responsibilities

SUPPORT

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

DEVELOP

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.

CREATIVE CRAFT SKILLS

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.

IDEA GENERATION

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. Ideas based on simple human truths or observations. Measures your ideas not only against high creative standards, but also against business objectives.

LEADERSHIP

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

 

NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Contributes to the creation of award entries and case studies.

 

At MRM, Relationship is our Middle name.

 

MRM//McCann is a leading customer relationship agency that leverages the power of creativity, the beauty of data, and the magic of technology to nurture, encourage and sustain strong relationships between brands and their customers – in turn, creating meaningful experiences for people, while driving business results.

 

We employ the most innovative talent in the industry to digitally drive the transformation of our clients’ businesses and provide creative solutions to help brands grow meaningful relationships with people.

 

Do you excel when working in a team? Are you fascinated by the endless possibilities that technology brings to marketing? Are you ready to transform our world?

 

If so, you will thrive in our culture based on the Important Things We Believe (I.T.W.B.s)

  1. Ideas power everything
  2. We’re Better Together
  3. We’ll figure it out
  4. Complexity can be managed
  5. It only counts if we deliver
  6. Technology is magic

 

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