Copywriter

  • Auckland

With strong year on year growth (40 people and counting), a focus on creative quality, and a multitude of awards, we're fast building a reputation as New Zealand's leading independent agency.

Many of New Zealand's most prestigious clients entrust the Little Giant team with their business, including Fairfax, Fonterra, Air New Zealand, BNZ, Rocket Lab and Spark, to name a few.

Make the move to a globally ambitious company that champions creativity and values its people. It'll be a move enriched with learning, achievement, opportunity and heaps of really good times.

https://www.littlegiant.co.nz/

AS A COPYWRITER YOU WILL:

- Generate and refine branding and campaign concepts that position our clients in market in creative and compelling ways.

- Write manifestos, campaign lines, brand film & radio scripts, headlines and body copy.

- Attend shoots and recordings and direct talent where required.

- Prepare social content calendars and write post and ad copy for social networks including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

- Edit and write longform website and app copy.

- Prepare blog posts, articles and press releases for our clients.

- Edit blog posts, presentations, articles and press releases for Little Giant.

- Proof content prior to publication, print or presentation.

REQUIREMENTS:

- 3 - 7 years experience as a professional creative copywriter.

- A portfolio that includes world class creative ideas and longform copy examples.

- Impeccable knowledge of grammar. You take your craft seriously.

- A versatile command of tone and style. You can write for any audience.

- Basic scamping ability. You can draw up an idea well enough to communicate it clearly.

- Basic understanding of Adobe Creative Suite. You can open files and edit copy.

- A team player. You work comfortably as a part of a team that mixes up the traditional creative pairings.

- Comfortable in front of the client. You’re happy to present your ideas and you know how to read a room.

BENEFITS:

- Get paid what you are worth. We offer rewarding annual salary packages typically above market rates. We want the best people and understand these people should be compensated appropriately for their performance.

- Put yourself in a position for long term career progression. The long term potential with Little Giant is exponential, we have huge plans, are one of NZ's fastest growing companies and are still in our infancy. We are looking for talented individuals to develop into leadership positions as the company expands here and internationally.

- Work within a social and fun company culture. We have carefully built a team of empathetic and caring individuals who genuinely enjoy spending time together inside and outside the office. The company invests heavily in staff entertainment and perks to facilitate this social culture.

- Work with a world class team. We are extremely careful about who we hire - forsaking growth for the sake of quality - this means no dead weight, everyone you’ll be working with is extremely talented at what they do and is committed to the company and the work we produce.

- Work in a beautiful, creative & spacious office. Our offices are located in Auckland CBD. We have a large character space with natural light, playful furnishings & state of the art workstations. We have worked hard to design a creative environment that contributes to our world class work.

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