Job Title: Copywriter

We’re looking for an experienced, strategy-minded copywriter to join us and support the work. An ideal candidate, you'll be a marketing-minded copywriter, which means you can strategize, write, and edit results-driven content that hits marketing and business goals, no matter the channel.

You will produce high-quality, audience-focused content that is on brand and reflects an accurate, intelligent picture of the brand. Tasks may include creating copy for tactics such as print ads, visual aids, direct mail, sales promotion, emails, banner ads, slide presentations, social media content, and more. In addition, you will support and possibly lead content strategy initiatives.


  • Content Development
    • Create new and evolve existing communication copy independently and in partnership with other colleagues
    • Develop copy according to project brief requirements
    • Translate complex legal information into clear, concise, and accessible language for diverse audiences
    • Ensure that creative concepts are strategically on target and that copy meets standards of creative excellence
    • Quality check documents for agreement between in-text information and the source data, as well as for internal consistency
    • Consultation for grammar/tone, editing, and writing for A/B testing
  • Compliance with Breaking News
    • Stay up-to-date on social justice issues in real time
    • Collaborate with other colleagues to obtain approvals for promotional materials
    • Recognize and address important details with accuracy and efficiency
  • Research
    • Conduct thorough research on laypeople and target audiences to inform and enhance copy development
    • Collaborate with subject matter experts, and other stakeholders to gather relevant information
  • Brand Voice and Messaging
    • Develop and maintain a consistent brand voice ensuring alignment with values and objectives
    • Craft messaging that differentiates our brand in the market and resonates with the intended audience
    • Embrace and follow brand creative criteria
  • Collaboration
    • Work closely with cross-functional teams, including designers, marketing strategists, and account managers, to ensure a cohesive and integrated approach to marketing campaigns

What you’ll need

  • Bachelor's degree in English, Communications, Journalism, or a related field
  • Proven track record of creating successful marketing materials
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills, with an attention to detail
  • Familiarity with the legal industry
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated success in producing agency-quality creative copy solutions that leverage customer insights, effectively deliver on project requirements and align to overall brand strategy
  • Proven ability to tailor existing concepts to meet current business needs/align with evolving brand strategy
  • Exemplifies professional experiences working with diverse teams, populations, or cultures
  • Exhibits excellent problem-solving and strategic thinking skills
  • Works well independently and in partnership with others
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to multi-task, and ability to work quickly and effectively under pressure
  • Ability to manage ambiguity
  • Competence with standard software applications (e.g., Google Docs, Meet)
  • Demonstrated prioritization skills
  • High level of motivation and a strong desire to find creative solutions to challenging situations
  • Thrives in a collaborative environment
  • Makes sound, timely decisions about changes to work in progress

How to Apply: Send resume via email

Subject: Position Title in all caps (Example: LEGAL ADMINISTRATOR) 

To: joyce@ironsharpensironcouncil.com