Copywriter

Retina is a multi-award-winning global advertising, marketing communications and technology services company — and both 2020 ANA B2B Agency of the Year and The Drum’s 2020 Martech Agency of the Year. We provide expertise to global Fortune 500 clients in the areas of strategy, creative and content, and go-to-market/media. Our aim is to enable our clients, empower our teams, and always push boundaries.

We’re seeking an experienced, inspiring Copywriter to join our rapidly growing global team. You’ll be a strong conceptual thinker who can develop scalable creative ideas and apply them to branding, advertising and marketing campaigns. You’ll thrive on big challenges and respond with big creative solutions, crafting and transforming complex concepts and campaigns into clear, concise and engaging communications to embody and empower the voice of our international clients.

Who we’re looking for:

  • You are a team player and fierce collaborator who can also work independently
  • You are proactive and self-directed
  • You maintain a high awareness of industry issues and trends
  • You have the agility and flexibility to write everything from print ads and online banners to landing pages and emails, brochures, collateral, websites, social or mobile and video
  • You have and easy-going personality and positive approach to work
  • You have a passion for writing, creativity, and you think outside the box conceptually
  • You can provide effective messaging with either precise instruction or creative freedom

What you’ll be doing:

  • Leading from the front through big creative ideas and concepts, running workshops and collaborating with other members of the creative team to deliver for clients
  • Crafting high-impact marketing and advertising campaign copy, headlines and narratives
  • Optimizing content for email campaigns including engaging subject lines, tags, and landing pages
  • Collaborating with key stakeholders to create effective pitch decks and client presentations
  • Developing UX-friendly web copy for websites across a broad range of industries
  • Editing and proofreading long- and short-form copy, supporting junior team members with feedback
  • Presenting creative work and concepts internally and to clients
  • Successfully managing multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, international environment
  • Demonstrating a strong attention to detail and process, even as project demands evolve
  • Taking ownership of projects and ensuring they meet agreed deadlines, and always to a market-leading standard

Qualifications:

  • At least 2 to 4 years of copywriting, content and concept experience (online and traditional) in an agency or in-house setting
  • Experience working in B2B or business marketing in complex categories
  • Fluency in Microsoft Office/Apple software (Word, PowerPoint, Keynote); knowledge of Adobe Creative suite
  • University degree (undergraduate level or equivalent) in Communications, design or another creatively/culturally interesting field OR equivalent work experience
  • Multi-hyphenate skill set: Digital-traditional-social, Advertising-marketing-content, Long-form and short-form content, Left-brain-right-brain-creative-strategic
  • A well-rounded portfolio that reflects innovative copy and high-impact concepts for diverse industries
  • Outstanding communication skills – both written and verbal

Key Info

Employment type: Full Time Seniority Level: Senior Tech Location: Glasgow

Key Info

Employment type: Full Time Seniority Level: Senior Tech Location: Toronto

Perks and Benefits

This is an exciting opportunity for anybody looking to advance their career as a Copywriter, and do so in a fast-paced, hands-on environment of high standards and equally high appreciation for your work. It’s a full-time position – currently on a work-from-home basis – with a competitive salary and paid vacation. You’ll benefit from a flexible schedule and the chance to collaborate with international colleagues and even visit our international offices. You’ll also be assigned to industry-leading and innovative companies, as well helping an award-winning agency realize its lofty ambitions.

If this sounds like the perfect fit for you, apply today!

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