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We’re looking for a talented and enthusiastic writer who can deliver consistently brilliant content for some of the world’s biggest brands.

You’ll be confident at writing in different voices and be able to craft a witty reply to a tweet just as easily as you can create content explaining the latest cutting-edge technologies or fashion trends. Great copy doesn’t work alone, so you’ll need to be able to feed into the concepting of visual assets too.

You’ll be working on accounts with huge potential, so with the right attitude and a willingness to try new things, you’ll have the opportunity to make great work. Our editorial team is a crucial part of our agency’s success; we bring together writers and editors from web, broadcast, print and social, across a range of genres.

What does the role involve?

- Create brilliant copy for social media channel across a number of key WAS accounts
- Produce content that takes advantage of the latest social platform updates
- Feed into the concepting of visual assets
- Interpret a variety of tones of voice in order to consistently produce the best possible copy for a broad range of clients and formats
- Produce content that takes advantage of the latest social platform updates
- Weekly Newsroom attendance to ensure that we are creating the right stories for the brands
- Creating monthly planning calendars for brands
- Community management across a range of platforms interpreting a variety of tones of voice

What are we looking for?

- A self-starter with minimum of one-year social media writing experience across different tones of voice.
- Exceptional writing skills
- A passion for and knowledge of social media
- Experience of working to tight deadlines
- Community management experience and a knowledge of social platforms

Why should you join our team?

- 23 days holiday, increasing by one day for each year of service
- Private Medical Insurance
- Company pension scheme
- Group Income Protection
- Optional Dental Insurance
- Comprehensive internal and external staff training programme
- Childcare vouchers
- Corporate Social Responsibility - time given to volunteer with our partnered charity
- Annual ski trip in Europe
- Cycle-to-work scheme (so that you can cycle into London's only cycle-in office)
- Season ticket loan scheme
- Long Service Awards - at 3, 5 & 10 years
- Optional sabbaticals after 3 and 5 years
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Staff events: yoga, language lessons, monthly nail bar, wellness check-ups onsite, basketball & squash court for hire
- Social clubs: running club, documentary club and many more
- Summer hours
- Free breakfast

A little bit about us:

We are a global agency who deliver world-class creative ideas with forward-thinking brands. We connect people and brands in meaningful ways by creating ideas people like and share. We call this social thinking. With an international team of over 800 and offices in New York, Madrid, London, Paris, Milan, Munich, Berlin, Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Tokyo and Sydney our mission is to put social thinking at the centre of marketing. We work with clients including adidas, Activision, Google, HSBC, Vodafone and Audi on global, regional and local projects.