Copywriter, Atlanta, Georgia

Agency Wunderman Thompson
Created 10/08/2021
Reference 5600670002
Category Creative
Country United States
State Georgia
City Atlanta
Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

Who we are looking for:

Wunderman Thompson Atlanta is seeking a Copywriter to work on a spread of some of our largest accounts in a full time position on our award winning creative team. You possess the ability to see the big picture and, while working within a team, can develop keen concepts that exceed client objectives and expectations while engaging others. A next level conceptual thinker and wordsmith, the Wunderman Thompson Copywriter is responsible for conceiving and writing all forms of online advertising, social marketing, production and broadcast content, and email materials that demand attention. You will work both independently and collaboratively - owning a project with some oversight, minus the hand-holding.

We're looking for storytellers with the talent to transform great ideas into engaging creative content. A one-two punch of confidence and inspiration. We are seeking a creative who enjoys selling ideas as much as crafting them.

**This is a remote start opportunity with option for hybrid in-office working capability. Our offices are currently operating in a remote capacity.**

What you'll do:

  • Create | Create and communicate concepts by applying brand level awareness as well as campaign tactics. Develop the written tone and feel of advertising to be executed in various media. Offer strategic and innovative solutions, add/contribute to client meetings, present creative work. Create and document final written decks. Secure approval for all work from the ACD or CD for specific assignments.
  • Collaborate | Partner with Art Director and designers for the timely development and execution of campaigns and projects, including concepting, execution, referencing, and annotating of final deliverables. Collaborate with Account Services to understand client goals, strategy, and feedback. Work closely with project teams to understand business objectives and audience demographics. Contribute concepts/ideas to new business pitches, pro-bono, and in-house projects. Mentor and coach junior staff.
  • Participate | Present creative in internal meetings. Participate in client meetings, presentations, and other client contact as necessary.

Who you are:

  • A Builder | Builds relationships as a trustworthy and essential team lead, and across relevant markets, regions, and businesses; easily recognized and trusted within the agency.
  • Curious | Continuously re-imagines how to partner with clients to build better futures for their business; pro-actively seeks out new opportunities and lateral ideas to solve clients' biggest business issues.
  • Creatively Brave | Passionate about the power of creativity with the knowledge to identify and nurture the best ideas. Adapts to solve clients' challenges.
  • Visionary | Energizes and inspires creative team by communicating a compelling client vision, playing a part in the development of team members.

What you'll need:

  • Minimum of 3 years of copywriting experience with demonstrable client work or portfolio.
  • Minimum of 1 years of experience in an agency setting is preferred but not required.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Conceptual and strategic thinking skills, with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Solid understanding of interactive medium and new technologies.
  • Interactive experience is preferred. Solid portfolios with strong concepts and headlines are essential.


Wunderman Thompson is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability, or other protected group status. We believe in creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion and strives to recruit a diverse slate of candidates to help us achieve that goal.

At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and respect. As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as well as the clients and communities we serve.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency. For more information, please visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

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