Lead Copywriter

Stellar Select Limited
20 Mar 2017
19 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a great new role for a Lead Copywriter based in Chatham, Kent offering up to £32,000. The role will involve planning, writing and managing content and strategies in order to inform and educate third parties and customers, working across a range of channels including marketing, social media and print advertising. The ideal candidate will be highly organised and creative with the ability to consistently deliver under pressure.

Responsibilities for the role of Lead Copywriter

  • Review and implement consistency of tone of voice for all customer correspondence
  • Produce copy for non-discretionary business critical communication, e.g. letters, internal business updates, client emails, telephone recorded messages, application forms, T's and C's
  • Leading content creation, managing briefs received from the communication team and from key senior stakeholders within the business
  • Work to short deadlines without compromising on quality in order to deliver copy for product promotional and business operational campaigns targeted at mortgage brokers and intermediaries
  • Work closely with the wider marketing team to develop and manage content plans for each brand within the group
  • Lead the content generation to support and feed the social media strategy
  • Maintain commercial awareness and keep up-to date with market news, pitching ideas for content to opportune trending topics
  • Develop copy to engage and inform the customers through all marketing channels, including email, in-branch TV, flyers, brochures and window displays
  • Produce attention grabbing content for email campaigns, webinars, presentations and articles for a B2B newsletter

Experience required for the role of Lead Copywriter

  • Extensive experience of creative copy writing in a commercial environment across all marketing channels is essential
  • Knowledge of undertaking editorial activities and demonstrating meticulous sub-editing skills
  • Previous experience of working within the financial services industry is desirable
  • Must have a robust knowledge of best practice techniques regarding copy writing as well as having a range of generation techniques
  • Educated to degree level in English/journalism or equivalent is essential
  • A professional Copywriting diploma/certificate is essential

Salary: Between £27-32,000 plus extensive benefits

Location: Chatham, Kent

For more information regarding the role of Lead Copywriter please contact us on

Stellar Select is acting as an employment agency and is a corporate member of the REC

Due to a high volume of applications, we will only contact you if your application has been successful. We aim to contact all successful contacts within two business days