Copywriter

New York, United States Full-time

The Ideal Candidate

Ready Set Rocket seeks a talented writer and ideas person to join its growing creative team as Copywriter. Qualified candidates must show proven experience developing integrated campaigns and marquee brand experiences from concept to completion. 

Our ideal candidate should know how to put consumers-first and bring a brands to life strategically, connect to audiences with storytelling and compelling messages across all interactions, meet tight deadlines and solve on their feet. We’re also looking for someone who remains ahead of industry trends, shows passion for making award-winning work and is completely obsessed with words.

Please submit a portfolio along with your application for consideration. 

Your Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the team to contribute original and insightful ideas
  • Develop the voice, story and experience across a variety of brands
  • Write copy for a variety of clients and business needs (i.e. social, web, scripts, online ads, etc.)
  • Guide content strategy and development of content systems
  • Translate copy/ideas into visual experiences
  • Pitch creative work and contribute ideas in client meetings
  • Assist with new business pitches 

Our Requirements

  • 5+ years agency experience, preferably digital 
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, English, creative writing or similar
  • Impeccable written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of content strategy – how it is shaped and supports on-going engagement
  • Understanding of the customer journey and ways to communicate at various touch points
  • Have a keen eye for detail
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • MS Office, Adobe Suite, Mac OS skills