Junior Copywriter - Social

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In Social.Lab, we like fresh thinkers. We like people with new ideas and new ways of solving problems that aren't your average tried and tested methods.

We need a Junior Copywriter full of beans and bursting with new ideas that simply need a little shaping and craft from a seasoned creative. We need a creative person that wants to teach us a thing or two about Snap and Instagram, as well as being keen to learn the art of conceptual thinking and crafting a big idea.

We rely on you to...

Working as a Junior Copywriter, you'll be responsible for delivering an endless supply of fresh ideas alongside Senior Creative team members for a wide range of creative briefs. You'll also be required to take big ideas and within them develop tactical pieces of content, whether it be a 15s video, boomerang, or vertical video. You'll be responsible for:

  • Generating a range of big campaign ideas from a creative brief
  • Developing individual activation/content ideas from an established campaign idea
  • Writing up ideas in a concise yet passionate way
  • Producing a range of nuanced copy variations for each specific brief
  • Quickly articulating ideas using simple sketches (nothing fancy)
  • Writing copy for a range of content types that fits a brand's tone of voice
  • Supporting Senior Creative Teams with creative tasks that contribute to the success of a brief
  • Proactively sharing creative projects from the wider industry and beyond that serve as inspiration for the creative department and wider business.

You are great at...

The ideal candidates must have;

  • A degree within a creative discipline and examples of how this degree has been used in advertising, OR experience within the world of advertising.
  • A portfolio that demonstrates experience in short copywriting & creative thinking, full of ideas that wow people.
  • A thorough understanding of (and love for) social media, and the main features, benefits and limitations of all of the major social platforms.
  • A demonstrable understanding of the stages involved in creative processes.
  • Excellent time management skills and experience working to tight deadlines, in a fast-paced environment.
  • An education/background that demonstrates a passion for creativity.

An energetic, accommodating and vocal team player, with a can-do attitude and a positive personality

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