Manager, Writer

Company: 
Golin
City: 
New York City
State: 
NY
Categories: 
Type: 

Golin is an integrated agency with PR, digital and content at its core. With 50 offices around the world and 60 years of experience, Golin’s purpose is to create change through relevant, brave work worthy of awe and action. “Go All In” is the agency’s ethos and commitment to bravery over mediocrity. We Go All In. In everything we do. We believe we have the power to inspire real results and we work tirelessly every day to do just that. Because we know that you can’t half-ass your way to greatness, we only work with the brightest and the best. And, we’re committed to Go All In for our people. Which is why we don’t just look for the dreamers, but we find the people who can make their dreams a reality. People at Golin are Courageously Happy, and they are empowered to pursue the adventures that they always wished they could do, but haven’t been able to. It may be cliché to say, but we actually do live by the mantra of “work hard, play hard,” with our Life Time vacation plan (take the time off when you need it), enhanced family care, ridiculously good health and wellness benefits, the ability to work from anywhere one day a week and a monthly Life Time stipend for the gym or hobbies. We’re looking for a word nerd, content creator and social media maven to become our next Writer. Here, you’ll write the news before it’s news. You’ll speak in the spoken, visual and digital voice of big brands. You’ll edit to your heart’s content and infuse creativity and fresh thinking into all that you do.  Role:Be a great storyteller. Read like a writer. Work seamlessly with designers to marry words and images. Be a quick study of communications trends. Grab the reader’s attention and keep it. Safeguard product quality. Master your client’s preferred style. Ask the right questions. Forbid errors of any kind. Stay business minded. Manage time and meet all project deadlines. Work on multiple projects, effectively. Collaborate with all g4 communities. Champion the creative community and its goals.  Master multiple channels and formats. Be skilled in writing in multiple forms, including: social media content, blogs, articles, messages, video scripts, print and digital ads. Qualifications

  •  4+ years writing experience; social media writing required
  • PR or advertising agency experience, a plus
  • Experience writing for brands to consumers/influencers/customers, preferred
  • BA/BS in English, journalism, writing, communications or comparable job experience
  • Must provide writing samples, including social media examples
  • Candidates will be asked to take a writing test

 Success Factors:

  • A creative mind and problem-solver approach
  • News junkie personality with knowledge of current events and lifestyle news
  • Ability to work well under pressure, remaining calm and professional
  • A zest for doing lots of different things in a single day or hour
  • A pleasant demeanor and willingness to embrace constructive feedback
Application Instructions: 

To apply, email: christopherjuarez@lagrant.com.