Creative Copywriter

Job description

Reporting to: Creative Director

Location: Holywood, N. Ireland

What you’ll be doing:

• Contributing to creative campaigns
• Contributing to Ardmore pitches
• Copywriting with impeccable language skills
• Initiating and developing creative concepts
• Writing for TV, Radio, Press, Digital and Outdoor advertising platforms
• Proof reading and copy checking
• Research activities
• Administration duties as and when required
• Delivering against strict deadlines
• Writing conceptual rationales and presentations

Essential Criteria:

Educated to at least degree/third level in a relevant subject.
Advertising Agency copywriting experience.
Proven ability writing through the line for TV, Radio, Press and Outdoor.
Ability to produce and present outstanding concepts and advertising ideas to creative team.
Meticulous proof reading and copy checking skill.
Sound understanding of English and what makes great advertising.
Exceptional language / written skills.
Excellent research skills.
Copy clearance proficient.
Knowledge of SEO
Knowledge of social media copy requirements and restrictions.
Ability to prioritise
Deadline driven
Helpful and friendly
Flexible and adjustable. Able to work additional hours as required.

Desirable Criteria:
Published proven effectiveness.
Participation in award winning creative.
ISO Awareness.
TV production/radio experience and presentation skills.
Hold a current & valid full driving license with access to a vehicle.

The Package

Enhanced annual leave entitlement
Access to private healthcare
Access to health and well-being initiatives
Training and development as part of the company culture

The Agency

What we’re all about:

Our mission is to be a trusted strategic partner to our Clients. We are creatively restless, respectful, fearless, innovative, invested and always effective.

As a fully-integrated Agency, we offer Strategy, Advertising, Design, Digital, Videography, Media and Branding, as well as PR through our sister company LK Communications – and that’s just scratching the surface.

More than that, we’re all about our people. Inside our offices, you’ll find a friendly and collaborative group of innovative professionals all striving for the same goals – to create brilliant work, exceed expectations, and deliver spectacular results for every Client.

Interested in working alongside industry experts on some of the UK & Ireland’s best-known brands? Enjoy a flexible, collaborative and stimulating work environment? Ready to drive your career forward with an ever-growing, innovative company? Then this is the place for you!

Who we’re looking for:

A Copywriter who brings more than words to the table. Someone who can conjure new creative ideas, develop campaigns across every platform and always offer a keen eye for detail. We’re fully-integrated and work with a huge range of Clients, so, the ability to communicate in varied tones of voice and willingness to collaborate with the complete Agency team are vital to succeeding in this role.

As Copywriter for Ardmore you will have contributed to creative campaigns and have a portfolio of conceptual thinking for a broad range of campaigns.