Copy Director

June 13, 2013
Cleveland, OH, US


JOB TITLE: Copy Director
FLSA STATUS: Salaried, Exempt
REPORTS TO: Executive Creative Director



- Responsible for creating all marketing, advertising, and promotional copy for brand; great opportunity to have your voice heard and expand your creativity

- Think strategically, generate breakthrough ideas that show an understanding of marketing needs and consumer attitudes

- In a professional , comprehensive and inspiring manner, occasionally present copy concepts to Executive and cross-functional teams

- Work seamlessly with other departments and creatives -- this company is BIG on culture!



-- Bachelors degree in Journalism or Communications or equivalent experience required
-- 7+ years’ experience with an advertising agency working as a Copywriter, management experience required
-- Retail advertising background a plus


-- Excellent creative headline writing and a strong ability to produce copy utilizing sophisticated wordplay
-- Strong conceptual thinking and highly developed copywriting skills; able to push the boundaries of creative excellence
-- The understanding that content must be enriching, meaningful and useful to the consumer; should have a way with words and understand the power of a good story
-- A meticulous writer with an eagle eye for editing and proofing

Culture is BIG here! Please have:

-- Strong interpersonal skills; a team player, positive and innovative thinker; must work well with creative and core team members to achieve client satisfaction
-- A high level of initiative with exceptional skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously, set priorities, identify and address problems, meet deadlines and stay within budget

The position is located in Indiana in a burgeoning city just a few hours from Chicago; it has beautiful parks and trails, diverse cultural attractions, great schools and amazing neighborhoods. It's consistently ranked as one of the top cities for families, and has received the All America City Award several times. The client is offering a very generous relocation package and salary.