Agency Copywriter (Contract)

Miami, Florida | Freelance | Job ID #48743 |
Posted Earlier this month

Onward Search is seeking a fantastic mid-level copywriter to join our client in the Miami area. This copywriter will work with an art director/designer partner to concept and create social media campaigns, write web copy and idea and create ad campaigns for digital and above-the-line (TV, print, outdoor, etc.).


  • Looking for a healthy balance of solid writing skills and creative concepts.
  • Great portfolios are more important than large agency experience. It can be particularly impressive if they have great work for small or little-known clients.
  • The ability to write great, clever headlines is a big plus.
  • Need evidence of social media experience.
  • Generate and execute concepts for interactive media. This includes web sites, online advertising campaigns, e-mail marketing, viral and other online marketing initiatives.
  • Actively contribute to the development of original solutions and create polished, final deliverables whether working solo or under the guidance of a more senior creative.
  • Have a solid familiarity with trends in online marketing, advertising, and the interactive digital space is required.
  • Collaborating with creative team members to determine the conceptual and copy direction of branding and advertising initiatives.
  • Working with senior creative or project leads to ensure copy tone and style are consistent with visual tone and style.
  • Interacting with project teams to understand business objectives and audience demographics.
  • Working from Creative Briefs and under the direction of senior creative's working to translate concepts into effective copy concepts or text, demonstrating the Studios high-quality standards across all deliverables.


  • A degree or diploma in English, journalism, communications or a related field; 2 + years in an advertising or marketing agency (traditional or interactive) preferred.
  • A keen enthusiasm for and a basic understanding of Web trends and technologies.
  • A solid understanding of marketing and advertising principles.
  • Exceptional writing skills and attention to detail. Ability to actively contribute to strategic brainstorming, campaign development, brief creative development, and creative execution.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and effectively juggle different writing demands. Understanding of graphic design and a keen appreciation of the interplay between textual and visual elements.

Does this sound like you? Apply today! 



  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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About Onward Search

Onward Search helps connect digital, creative and marketing talent with choice jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent / executive search placement.

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