Hiring - Copywriter

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Can you turn policy and research into crisp content? Translate specialist information into messages that hit home with different audiences?

Arctik is looking for a copywriter to strengthen our team, mainly on the EOSC Future project, which supports the development of an inclusive open science ecosystem in Europe.

Contract type: full-time 

Duration: permanent

Starting date: as soon as possible

Application deadline: 25 June 2021

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

As a copywriter at Arctik, you would mainly:

  • translate project outcomes and results into engaging content that can speak to different target audiences
  • create content for different media and audiences (articles, interviews, blogs, press releases …)
  • work with our creative team to deliver audio-visual content

In addition to these core tasks, you would also

  • finetune and implement a communication strategy for the EOSC Future project develop social media strategies and campaigns
  • organise stakeholder engagement and outreach activities, including a large-scale event
  • support on other projects

YOUR PROFILE

The successful candidate should have the following qualifications and skills:

  • a master’s degree in communications or a related field
  • 3-5 years’ experience working as a copywriter, preferably on technical or scientific projects
  • an excellent command of English
  • strong writing and editing skills
  • experience translating abstract materials into engaging content
  • the ability to work on different tasks while respecting strict deadlines
  • ability to collaborate efficiently with partners across Europe
  • flexibility and initiative to respond to changing projects and priorities
  • a can-do attitude
  • European spirit and a sense of humour!

Any of the following are a plus:

  • fluency in other European languages
  • knowledge of open data policies
  • knowledge of EU research policies
  • strong digital skills (social media management platforms, Google Analytics, media monitoring software)

WHAT WE’RE OFFERING

  • a diverse job at a dynamic and creative agency
  • a permanent contract starting as soon as possible
  • competitive wages and benefits
  • training and the opportunity to build your skills
  • a fun team

WHO WE ARE

Arctik is a Brussels-based communication agency that puts sustainability first. We provide a broad range of communication services to European clients who focus on environmental and climate issues, circular economy, and sustainable development. Arctik is part of the leading science and innovation consultancy Technopolis Group.

Technopolis Group provides evidence-based policy advice and insights with offices in Europe, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our experts support decision-makers who want to tackle environmental or societal issues or look to achieve fair and sustainable growth through science, technology, innovation, health and education.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please upload your CV to the Technopolis Group website, together with your portfolio and a motivation letter by 25 June 2021.

We would welcome a creative application

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or disability status.

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