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Manager, Copywriting

December 1, 2021

Remote / Boston, MA
PR & Communications

Our Manager, Copywriting will assist with the development of communications strategies and programs to promote and gain overall brand recognition for Nickerson and our client-partners.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Candidate must be a sophisticated writer and thinker, a well-connected communicator who understands how to engage with the wide variety of the audiences we serve – consumer, trade, corporate and social
  • Assist with managing strategy and execution of long and short-term high impact communications and integrated marketing campaigns for client-partners
  • Manage strategic copywriting and content development for client-partners, including but not limited to award submissions, website copy development, corporate communications, and crisis communications statements
  • React quickly to crisis situations
  • Collaborate across creative services, events and social media departments to execute integrated communications programs
  • Participate in calls with client-partners
  • Manage Coordinators and Senior Coordinators
  • Work efficiently to ensure projects remain within scope
  • Prepare and deliver performance metrics to Leadership Team
  • Assist in mentoring and managing associates/interns
  • Identify business development opportunities within current client-partner relationships
  • Adhere to agency systems, processes, and best practices
  • Hold Lunch & Learns to train team on best practices, new tools, etc.
  • Foster a sense of culture across team and agency
  • Represent Nickerson at various events
  • Participate in industry organizations

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Agency experience required
  • Knowledge of SEO optimization required
  • Real estate copywriting experience preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, English, journalism, or related field
  • 3+ years of experience required with current and direct related experience in managing and executing external and internal communications programs
  • Advanced writing, verbal communications, presentation and project management skills
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines
  • Strategic yet creative thinker, self-starter and team player willing to roll up their sleeves to get the job done
  • Competence in Microsoft computer programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, OneDrive
  • Experience with Salesforce, Cision, Asana database software a plus
  • Lifestyle or hospitality PR experience a plus

Additional Benefits:

  • Flexible, remote work options
  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision
  • 401(k) plan with matching
  • Long-term and short-term disability
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Amazing company culture and team environment with a commitment to fostering a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace
  • Commitment to career enhancement coaching, skill training and certification opportunities, paid participation in industry organizations and networking events, and corporate support of charitable efforts
  • Birthday Day Off
  • Nickerson is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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