Senior Copywriter

A NOTE FROM OUR FOUNDER

TwoTone Creative is a marketing and design agency located in West Des Moines, Iowa. We design and write for a variety of clients, helping them with their communication strategies, design, messaging, social, and marketing initiatives. Our small team atmosphere allows us to be nimble, take ownership of our work, and move quickly to serve our clients. We work from a bright, comfortable, friendly office, and believe deeply in work/life balance. We are looking for an experienced, creative, and fun individual to join us. If this gets your heart racing with excitement, keep reading and I hope we can meet soon.

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Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Quarterly bonus / Profit-sharing program
  • Room for growth in the company
  • Graduated paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • 401K with 4% company match
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Vision and accident insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Summer hours
  • Regular team lunches (birthday / work anniversaries / other celebrations!)
  • Team outings and events
  • MacBook Pro, 2nd monitor, and personal goal planner provided

A Typical Work Week

  • Generate content across multiple channels, including print and digital advertising, marketing collateral, website and blog content, video and radio scripts, and social media.
  • Write captivating branded headlines, taglines, and all other copy
  • Maintain oversight of client’s brand language, tone, and standards
  • Brainstorm with designers to craft content and messaging
  • Re-articulate legacy content into engaging human-centered designs
  • Maintain best practices within digital copywriting and SEO
  • Talk directly with clients via email, Slack, phone, and in person
  • Work and solve problems independently and know when to ask questions
  • Help to manage projects virtually through our project management tool, Basecamp
  • Proof and edit the designer’s work
  • Participate in creative brainstorms
  • Maintain detailed meeting- and project-related notes
  • Ensure agency systems and processes are followed
  • Collaborate within the agency to ensure the highest quality work product
  • Proactively provide project updates to account managers and clients

Required

  • 3+ years of previous agency experience
  • Degree in English, Public Relations, Marketing, or Communications
  • Mac proficient
  • Ability to write clear, concise and grammatically correct copy
  • Knows and loves grammar (Eagle eye!)
  • Comfortable working with Conservative Christian churches and non-profits
  • Knowledge of and ability to write for churches and accurately represent their message
  • Uses good judgment and works with integrity
  • Works independently and quickly
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to quickly change from one project to another
  • Adeptness with learning new apps and software
  • Comfortable leading projects and other designers
  • Attention to detail (seriously – looking for type-A, proactive people)
  • Good organizational skills that support the rest of the team
  • The willingness to listen to feedback and use it to improve
  • Punctual and dependable

Extra Skills

Would be awesome, but not required.

  • Familiar with “Building a Storybrand” by Donald Miller
  • Marketing background
  • SEO experience
  • FB / Instagram ads
  • Online course writing

Remarkable

We create work that leaves an impression. We over-deliver and “wow” with every interaction. We are committed to doing work that makes an impact.

Relational

We believe marketing is about people and so are we. We serve each other and everyone with joy. We are rooting for one another and our client’s success.

Resourceful

We bring clarity and solve tough problems. We bring our own batteries (not literally, batteries are in the office storage closet). We are quick, clever, and upbeat when difficulties come.

THINK YOU'RE A GOOD FIT?

Email Jenny Cross at jenny@twotonecreative.com with the following:

After looking at our website and social media, what can you tell us about TwoTone and why you’d be a good fit? Please send the answer to your question along with a PDF of your resume.