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Senior Copywriter

Deerfield, IL | Job #319951
Job Title: Senior Copywriter
Location: Deerfield, Illinois
Type: Freelance / Contract
Our client in Chicago is looking for a Copywriter to come onboard for a 6 month contract opportunity with potential for extension. The team needs someone local to the Chicago area that is commutable to the Riverwoods area of Chicago. This individual may write for the following channels: Email, Site marketing, SEO , Direct response (print), Digital banners, and Social 

Copywriter Responsibilities:
  • Quickly learn business lines, product details, and legal or channel parameters to produce effective copy for the ask 
  • Produce technically accurate copy that adheres to brand tone and standards
  • Know how to work with a creative brief and strategy deck
  • Work on tight timelines, both with and without a complete creative brief
  • Operate in a collaborative agile model to craft copy and creative
  • Achieve expectations with minimal day-to-day managerial oversight and a high degree of accountability
  • Effectively problem solve with creative and account partners to address challenges or gaps 
  • Follow processes and use appropriate software to effectively manage projects and communicate with team members
  • Engage with clients (business partners) in kick off, presentation, and review meetings
  • Navigate changing asks, priorities and timelines with grace and as a team player
Copywriter Requirements:
  • 7 years of professional copywriting experience in a B2C environment
  • Portfolio samples that demonstrate successful messaging that is tailored to audience and channel--including email, display, social, direct mail, and websites
  • A background in highly-regulated industries (finance, pharmaceutical)
  • Ability to quickly learn project management systems and follow new processes is a must

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