Senior Creative (Copywriter)

Job Description

A Manifest Senior Creative (Copywriter) in a sentence (or a few):

You are an exceptional copywriter and leader in conceptualizing and delivering our thought-provoking, boundary-pushing, channel agnostic creativity. Responsible for devising, developing, and supporting with the delivery of campaigns, you will be the custodian of Manifest’s Bold, Beautiful and Brilliant philosophy every single day.

TL;DR – Opportunity to work alongside world-class, award-winning creatives, autonomously managing the US creative department and being a part of one of the most hard-working, talented and kindest teams in the game. From our bold culture of creativity and teamwork to our unique working practices and industry-leading benefits package, we want to make this the greatest place on Earth to work.

What you’ll do:

  • Work alongside insights and strategy team to dissect a new business brief
  • Work alongside the strategy team to ensure strategic direction / creative platform into something that has the potential be produce creative work
  • Lead the creative brainstorming process for new business briefs and briefs from existing clients
  • Share relevant insights, trends and think pieces with the team to inspire creativity across the agency
  • Be a leader behind building creative, actionable, 360 campaigns
  • Help develop junior creatives and wider team through mentorship
  • Be involved in visualizing campaign through design work – either taking this on yourself or working alongside our Executive Creative Director
  • Show an understanding of core comms disciplines, including but not limited to: PR, social media, influencer relations, advertising, and stunts
  • Be involved in new business pitches – responsible for presenting our creative approach and ideas
  • Be involved in existing client meetings to present new ideas with the support of the core account team
  • Work alongside creative production to support in the execution of campaigns, ensuring that creative integrity and high quality remains
  • Brief in and feedback on design work where appropriate for current clients and new business assets
  • Help refine Manifest’s creative process and its seamless integration with other departments
  • Honor and maintain Manifest’s creative manifesto and help build Manifest’s reputation as a creative leader
  • Work alongside Creatives and Creative Directors in other offices to offer creative support when needed
  • Work alongside Managing Partner to explore future Creative hires

Who you are:

  • You are creative – you live and breathe creativity in all forms
  • You are strategic – you have a good understanding of how to produce creative work that is strategic and right for a brand, not just creative for the sake of it
  • You are discerning – you know what good creative looks like and how to deliver it and inspire it in others
  • You are collaborative – you are open to working closely with other creatives and other disciplines to ensure projects run smoothly
  • You are inspiring – you like to inspire those around you with new creative thinking and are invested in their own creative progression
  • You are ever curious – exploring new ways, tools, means, partners, and channels for our creative output to span. Open to trying new things, exploring new avenues, and venturing into new territory
  • You are bold – always pushing our campaigns to be more and do more.
  • You are committed to change – understand the power of true creativity to change lives and change the world.
  • You are the guardian of an idea – committed to working alongside creative production to ensure idea stays true to its original intent, while appeasing clients’ restrictions

Salary and benefits:

  • Salary range: $80,000 – $100,000
  • Unlimited PTO
  • New business bonuses
  • Annual profit share based on Group-wide company performance
  • Ticket to our annual Manifestival, previously held in Barcelona, Madrid, Budapest, Brighton and Athens
  • 100% health insurance coverage through Aetna
  • Individualized career development plan + personal training budget
  • MasterClass subscription
  • Monthly wellness budget through Juno (https://www.withjuno.com/) to spend as you wish
  • Summer Fridays every Friday
  • Hybrid, flexible work environment
  • Competitive parental leave policy
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