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Copywriter

Altice USA, Long Island City, NY

One of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States

Duration: Full-Time


Overview

We are Altice USA; a family of businesses that includes Optimum, Suddenlink, Optimum Mobile, Optimum Business, A4 advertising, Cheddar, and News12. Our common goal is connecting our customers to friends and family, shows they love, advertising that resonates and news that matters. We're building a workforce that thrives on collaboration, inclusion, and innovation. We hope connecting you to a potential role is just the beginning.

Responsibilities

Primary Responsibility:

Copywriter is responsible for concepting, writing ,and managing creative development and execution for assigned campaigns/projects. He, she, or they, will ensure that all creative materials produced (any media) for a campaign/project support the brand and product strategies. This person should be a creative leader, possess strong team-building skills and work in close partnership with the marketing and creative services department. Develop innovative, effective marketing communications that are strategically sound, across all media platforms that achieve positive business results at the level of advertising agency standards. A portfolio of work is required.  

Reports to: Director of Creative Services

 OPERATIONAL ACTIVITIES OF THIS POSITION

  • Drives conceptual development for assigned projects to ensure that multiple ideas that support the brand and product strategies can be presented
  • Transforms facts and strategic insights into pithy, compelling ideas that achieve maximum results across all media platforms
  • Must collaborate efficiently with project management teams and production teams to make sure that clear and relevant information about a specific deliverable is received and disseminated to all involved parties to ensure that effective and quality work is delivered on-time, on-budget and on strategy
  • Support video and commercial production through editorial, directorial and producer expertise.
  • *** This role is currently hybrid. In Long Island City office 2-3 days a week*** With the expectation of the future potential for full time in office.

    Qualifications

    QUALIFICATIONS

  • Demonstrates creativity and innovative thinking
  • Strong communicator and influencer
  • Strong relationship builder
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong project management skills - deadline driven
  • Strong motivator
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Technical/Functional Competencies

  • Writing experience in all media including direct mail, print, TV, radio, outdoor, web, interactive and more. Experience with social media content a must.
  • Able to lead the team in providing the most effective and efficient creative solutions.
  • Strong computer skills a must (Word, PowerPoint, Adobe suite).
  • Excellent grammar and proofing skills.
  • Experience with marketing and advertising, including the conceptualizing and development of campaigns.
  • Interprets and carries out a plan of action; responds to challenging circumstances; successfully completes projects.
  • Demonstrated ability to disaggregate and analyze problems, to probe facts, identify and question assumptions and analyze issues from different perspectives to inform decision-making processes.
  • Strong communication skills (both oral and written) and a team player who can build consensus across multiple constituencies.
  • Key Experiences/Achievements

  • 4+ years, marketing experience helping brands connect through emotionally compelling communications across all media channels.
  • A clear understanding and history of developing brand building ideas that drive business for Fortune 500 companies.
  • Experience writing for film, television, content creation including producing, editing, directing a plus.
  • College degree required or equivalent life experience.
  • Must have experience developing integrated campaigns and an understanding of social platforms and web building content.
  • Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring, and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

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    About Altice USA

    Altice USA is a communications and media company that enables its customers through the power of connectivity. With a relentless focus on challenging today’s norm while developing the telecommunication of the future, our products and services bring people closer together and connect them to the things that matter most to them, faster and more easily than ever before.

    From high-speed broadband and ultra-HD video, to digital advertising solutions, local news, telephony, and wireless offerings, we are making connections possible around the country -- to businesses, to consumers, to communities, to schools, to hospitals, and everyone in between. 

    Altice USA

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