Social.Lab was acquired three years ago by Ogilvy and now sits at the heart of the Ogilvy group as its deep social expertise. We develop dynamic content strategies that make brands, sales and customer value grow. We match great creative ideas, social-by-design executions with effective distribution and leading expertise in paid media in social. And we implement them through appropriate, agile and effective production capabilities. Last but not least, we measure, learn and optimise… if we can daily. Because today we can.
Social.Lab is the fastest growing offer of the Ogilvy Group worldwide. In the last 3 years it has quintupled its size. As a leading social media agency, Social.Lab is now active across 3 continents and 7 markets with 160 employees. Social.Lab services American Express Global, Nespresso Global, Nespresso UK, Philips Global, Unilever Global, and many other local clients in each of its offices.
The role is a Creative Copywriter which sandwiches the ability to craft a nuanced piece of short copy, as well as think conceptually about content ideas and bigger campaign ideas. It involves working collaboratively with the Social Lab and Philips Real Time Marketing team to maximize the performance of great creative content for social channels. This role will include face-to-face client presentations, oversight and mentoring of more junior members of the team, and proactively identifying areas of team process and structure that could be evolved with the support of the Creative Lead.
We’re looking for a seasoned creative with an background in copywriting who isn’t afraid to get hands on in a smaller team. Somebody with a serious interest in Social Media, and a desire to create content that leads to business performance. Someone who can be given data and insight from previous campaigns and target audiences and turn that data and insight into great ideas and great content. A person who’s excited by the prospect of joining a small team and helping it to grow over the next 6-12months.
This is a collaborative, fast paced setting where it will be your job to creatively push great work across all social formats. The challenge will take the analysis of the how the work has performed and aim to improve it at every opportunity.
The ideal candidate for Creative Copywriter is fluent in English (knowledge of Dutch, German or French is a plus) and would have the following background: