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Associate Creative Director / Copy

Daniel J. Edelman Holdings
Seattle, WA 98104
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Edelman is seeking an Associate Creative Director (Writer) to join our team.

We believe brands have the responsibility and power to reflect and move culture. We advocate for ideas based on real insights and sound strategic opportunities. We challenge ourselves to bring these ideas to life with experiences that engage people and inspire change. Founded 68 years ago as public relations firm, crafting messages was and is part of what Edelman is, but we have evolved into a perennial award-inning creative agency

We are searching for someone who can concept, craft, and produce creative ideas across multiple accounts, projects, and channels while collaborating with multiple disciplines. You must be self-motivated, detailed, and dedicated to understanding how to build ideas that are earned-centric and social by design. You will be client-facing and work with multiple teams, across regions and skill sets, to sell in work that addresses our clients' needs. Your focus will be concepting activations and campaigns ranging from consumer goods to healthcare and technology.


    • Work in partnership with an Associate Creative Director, Art Director and at the direction of creative leadership to concept and plan execution of integrated campaigns and programs across a wide range of media and platforms, especially social, digital, video, experiences and content
    • Create and design campaign ideas for client projects and new business pitches that are earned-first and social by design
    • Work in concert with a wide range of specialties including account, strategy, project management, and influencer
    • Develop tactics which bring creative concepts to life and achieve program objectives
    • Manage multiple jobs simultaneously; managing and providing direction to other team members as needed
    • Work closely with a project manager and production partners to schedule projects and coordinate production
    • Prepare and present client creative presentations; Drive client approval process
    • Work effectively with external vendors and internal colleagues to complete projects within timeframe and budget


    • The ideal candidate will have a passion for not just coming up with ideas but knowing how to communicate them and bring them to life. Agency experience within a creative department is a must, as is an extensive background of concept development and video and social platform executions. The candidate must have experience in copywriting and writing direction in a supporting, individual and team capacity, in all mediums. The candidate must also be able to present their work to key clients and internal stakeholders.

Additional qualifications include

    • Experience managing day-to-day changes at every level of detail and handling them with a team oriented, entrepreneurial spirit
    • Experience maintaining client contact as needed and assist with budget and schedule development
    • Proven ability to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
    • 6 to 9 years' creative experience
    • Previous roles in Advertising, a portfolio of ideas and executions demonstrating writing - excellent short-form and long-form writing in a variety of voices and tones
    • Solid grammar, editing and proofreading capabilities
    • Production experience for video, digital and social platforms
    • Experience in influencer and or community management a plus
    • Pride in your previous work and the ability to speak to it clearly and concisely during the interview process

**Applications submitted without a portfolio will not be considered**


Edelman is a global communications firm that partners with businesses and organizations to evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputations. Our 6,000 people in more than 60 offices deliver communications strategies that give our clients the confidence to lead and act with certainty, earning the trust of their stakeholders. Our honors include the Cannes Lions Grand Prix for PR; Advertising Age's 2019 A-List; the Holmes Report's 2018 Global Digital Agency of the Year; and, five times, Glassdoor's Best Places to Work. Since our founding in 1952, we have remained an independent, family-run business. Edelman owns specialty companies Edelman Data & Intelligence (DxI) and United Entertainment Group (entertainment, sports, lifestyle).

For more information please visit: www.edelman.com

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Edelman is an equal opportunity employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Posted: 2021-01-06 Expires: 2021-02-04
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