Junior Copywriter

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Junior Copywriter

We’re looking for an ambitious junior copywriter to join our team in our Oxford office – although unsurprisingly were all primarily working remotely right now! A positive ‘can-do attitude’ is essential, as is the ability to work quickly under pressure with constant attention to detail, whilst always striving to deliver the highest standard of creative work.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a creative and friendly team, working on a varied range of exciting marketing campaigns and digital projects for some great clients. 

Responsibilities & duties

  • Work closely with our talented creative, digital and client services teams – and occasionally external specialists  to create long and short form messaging. 
  • Liaise with our Client Services team to ensure that all copy content meets both the client’s expectations and company brand guidelines. 
  • Partner on projects with our Motion Team to develop scripts for videos and animations, and our Strategy Team to develop brand tone of voice guidelines and messaging frameworks.
  • Assist with new business pitches, including proposition and messaging development, and creating and editing copy content for presentations. 
  • Use your experience, specialist knowledge and passion to actively contribute to team creative ideation sessions and, when appropriate, share messaging ideas with clients. 
  • Take ownership of multiple tasks, projects and priorities to ensure they are all delivered on time and to the highest possible standard.

Skills 

  • An excellent grasp of the English language, including exceptional spelling, grammar and punctuation, is essential. 
  • Experience in creating consistent and distinctive copy styles for each communication and the ability to revise or redevelop existing campaign copy. 
  • Confidence in communicating ideas and delivering compelling copy content across print, digital and social media.  
  • Welldeveloped research skills, an enquiring mind, and a natural curiosity to find out and absorb information about unfamiliar topics, products or markets. 
  • An ability to combine strategic thinking with tactical creativity and flair to make complex propositions simple and easy to understand. 
  • Knowledge of working within the parameters of large corporate tone and voice guidelines to create campaign copy that can be easily localised for country markets.  
  • A positive ‘can-do attitude’, plus the ability to work quickly under pressure, with constant attention to detail, whilst always striving to produce the highest standard of work. 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications – Teams, Word, Excel and Powerpoint. 
  • Previous agency experience, within a creative or digital environment, and proven experience of delivering multiple creative projects to tight timescales.

Company description

Apart from us being a really fun and friendly bunch, here’s some other nice things we do for our team: 

  • Modern agency environment with high-spec Macs, dual-screens and the latest tech. 
  • Excellent location with free parking. 
  • 25 days holiday (Increasing to 28 days after 5 years). 
  • Private healthcare. 
  • Dental insurance. 
  • Pension scheme. 
  • Conferences and training. 
  • Regular social events. 
  • Free fruit in the office every week. 
  • Copious amounts of tea and coffee. 
  • Tasty snacks and pick ’n’ mix sweets. 
  • Breakout area with large TV and games. 
  • Sonos sound system with shared playlist. 
  • Use of on-site swimming pool and tennis court.
  • Cycle to work bike scheme. 
  • Free annual flu vaccination. 

To apply, please send your CV and examples of your copywriting, or a link to your portfolio website, to jobs@torpedogroup.com