Reports to: Chief Talent Officer and Chief Financial Officer
MERGE is a unified creative and media agency with an uncommon combination of capabilities in strategy, creativity and technology. With offices in Chicago, Boston and Atlanta, MERGE has 300 staffers servicing an impressive client roster. For more information, visit mergeworld.com.
Our internal resources bring expertise across the spectrum of our clients’ needs. We dig deep into our clients’ businesses so that we can provide thought leadership that elevates brand offerings through intuitive interfaces and powerful workflows. It’s all about the user experience.
We take the same approach with our people. We want your experience here with us to be filled with inspiration and impact. In order to service our clients effectively, we’ve organized teams and built processes that match the needs of both our people and our clients. We empower and challenge every employee to pressure test our tools and ways of working, to spark discussion on improvement opportunities, and to keep each other accountable to bringing our best selves to our work every day.
Human Resources sits at the heart of the agency. Within this HRIS role, this individual has the opportunity to partner closely with Finance and Human Resources. With responsibility to all employees as well as the company overall, our group works hard to provide our best service, always wrapped up with a strategic and organized approach.
MERGE is a collaborative company. While this description includes core functional responsibilities, all of our employees are active members of the team, flexible in assisting the company as it grows and evolves. This expectation requires each person to be capable of adapting to the dynamics of a client driven environment. We’re as interested in your human side as your technical expertise. The ideal candidate will be upbeat, optimistic and happy to help the team. Key role responsibilities include:
Core functional responsibilities include:
Ability. Ability to bring the highest level of skill and competence.
Agility. To keep us flexible, nimble and incredibly responsive to client and market demands.
Humility. Constant seekers of new ideas, amazing collaborators and builders of those around us.
Is this your dream job?
You’d like to work in a full service marketing services firm that will appreciate your talents (and provide great views of Boston Harbor and the Atlantic).
You don’t want to be hidden in a corner. You want to be an integral part of a creative team and do it all including concepting, designing, and pitching projects to clients.
You’d like to make an impact. In our work with financial services and healthcare brands, we specialize in helping people make the most important decisions in their lives: those related to their physical health and financial wellbeing. We see it as an awesome responsibility, but one that we deliver with a big dose of camaraderie and fun. We enjoy onsite yoga/pilates, engage in friendly competition with our Fitbits, eat lunch together on Fridays, and plan creative nights out in and around the Innovation District
You value: Ability, Agility, Humility. You have an absolute, unending respect for your remarkable colleagues and clients.
Works in conjunction with Creative Director or Associate Creative Director, Account Management, Project Management, Production, and Technology teams to develop and execute innovative content for website and video projects and copy for print, radio, and digital marketing.
Develop creative concepts and design layouts for all marketing channels - including print, OOH, direct response, collateral, broadcast, social, landing pages, websites, email, banners
Collaborates with assigned copywriter to concept and execute final project
Develop work that is on strategy and on brand
Work on new business initiatives as needed
Ability to prepare and present concept/layouts internally and to Clients
Execute art direction and design for existing concepts initiated by others on the creative or client team
Ability to conduct effective image search for concepts and for final materials
Assists Creative Directors with execution details of client photoshoots and works closely with shoot production from casting to onsite creative direction as needed
As a Copywriter you will work with Creative Director or Associate Creative Director, Account Management, Project Management, Production, and Technology teams to create engaging content for web, social and video projects and copy for print, radio, and digital marketing. On strategy and on brand, and mindful of measurement objectives.