Copy Lead - Packaging

Location Brampton, ON (WFH flexible)
Starts mid July
Duration 4 months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $50/hour
Our retail client is looking for a Copy Lead to join their packaging team starting in mid-July for approximately 4 months. If you are a pro with CPG copy and understand how to fit highly engaging copy onto a little package - we want to talk to you!

What you'll be doing in this role as Copy Lead: '
- Leading a team of 2-5+ copywriters to produce awesome packaging copy that is on-brand.
- Working on multiple brands each with many different products.
- Mentoring the team to think creatively while still adhering to brand voice.
- Running creative sessions and taking charge if copy is not meeting expectations.
- Hopping in to be hands-on writing if necessary.
- Presenting concepts to stakeholders when required.
- Working to understand the brands and be the keeper of the brand voice and final say on copy before it goes to client.

Skills and Experience:
- 7+ years experience as a Copywriter, Copy Lead or similar title.
- Significant experience writing or leading copy development for packaging (ideally CPG brands).
- Can mentor and lead a small team to produce exceptional work.
- Confident presenter and can explain the "why" behind the work.

If this sounds like you please get in touch with your resume and portfolio.

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Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Gillian.Singerman@jobalert.creativecircle.com


About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this assignment opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in Ontario, Canada, without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.