Creative Copywriter

We believe in creating Joy through everything we do. The creative team at LEWIS work tirelessly to create unique, usable and beautiful design. We're looking for a first-class writer to combine compelling and emotionally engaging copy with our work. This includes generating ideas that inspire, delight and help our clients form relationships with their audience.

As a Creative Copywriter at LEWIS, you are as passionate about eye-catching and snappy straplines as you are about clear, concise and persuasive copy. You will work across our impressive roster of clients and pitches, and evangelise our internal voice.

We're open about the flexibility of this role. If you're a good fit, then we'll make it work full-time or part-time.

What we're looking for:

  • A natural writer with at least three years' previous copywriting experience across both on and offline channels (we'd love to see a portfolio).
  • Someone with an ‘Ideas first’ mentality - rapid idea generation will be required.
  • Experience in writing digital content – both long and short form, with an understanding of SEO techniques and best practices.
  • A collaborative approach to working with planners, art directors and designers.
  • Experience at storytelling, narrative and tone of voice across customer journeys. Specifically, in the digital space.
  • Confidence in communicating your ideas, plans and deliverables.
  • Delivery obsessed. You always deliver on time so that our clients look great.
  • You live and breathe the written word.


Key responsibilities

1. Accountability

  • Writing creative and editorial content for digital, video, social, product and other channels.
  • Accurate estimating for ideation and delivery of all projects.

2. Responsibilities

  • Represent the creative team positively across the company by attending and contributing to internal brainstorming sessions.
  • Participate in pitches.
  • Attend client-facing situations where you will represent creative expertise of the agency.
  • Help colleagues become better writers by sharing best practice.

In return we offer:

Flexible working
Competitive salary and bonus scheme.
Pensions Contribution.
Death in Service Benefit.
30 days paid holiday (including a day off for your birthday!).
Friday drinks, health foods, fruit, biscuit bars and refreshments.
Encouragement to make a difference and mould the role to benefit Company objectives.
Opportunities to be involved in the direction and growth of the business.
Staff tech fund (buying shiny stuff to play with).
Monthly staff events.
Holiday Flex – buy up to 5 extra days’ holiday each year.
Charitable Giving – make tax free donations to your favourite charity.
Christmas/New Year shutdown.
Anniversary gifts – receive a gift from the company every year on the anniversary of joining.
Bike 2 Work Scheme.
Childcare vouchers.
Referral scheme for introducing a new member of staff to the team.
Office Massages – every month.
Personal Travel Concierge Service for all your holiday needs.
The chance to work with one of the UK’s most creative teams.

This is a full-time position with an ideal start date in early 2019 for the right candidate.
Email your cv, cover letter and a link to your portfolio with salary expectations to recruitment@lewis.co.uk.