Who we are:VIRTUE is the creative agency born out of VICE. At VIRTUE, you get to work in a Global agency, where creativity and culture is key. Though our office is in Berlin, our talent is placed in the Northern Europe region, consisting of office in London, Copenhagen, Berlin and Zurich. At VIRTUE we work as a truly borderless agency with colleagues and clients from all around the region - and the world.Who we’re looking for: VIRTUE is currently looking for a German-speaking Creative Copywriter with a strong concepting and storytelling background. Someone who dreams in both German and English and strives to challenge brands to make bold choices. Someone who want something a little different from the traditional agency world. Someone who has genius ideas all the time and the passion and knowledge to turn them into concepts, get them sold and make them a reality. Someone who’s never afraid to challenge a client or colleague when the need arises.
What you’ll need to do:Ideation, development and implementation of creative concepts across all media channels
Develop creative concepts and 360° campaigns in collaboration with the Creative Leads to ensuring high quality, on-brief and impactful work with storytelling at its core
Create headlines, short and long copy, claims, campaign manifestos, film treatments and scripts
Help build presentation structure and narrative
Ensure content is innovative, on-brand and consistent with the VIRTUE’s values
Take on pitches and projects and own your work from start to finish
Collaborate with Strategy, Project Management, Client Services and Production throughout the entirety of ever project
Manage and work – sometimes independently and under tight deadlines – while juggling multiple projects
What you should bring to the table:
Smart, bold, creative thinking and a “culture-nerd” mentality
Ability to write, communicate and present fluently in both German and English
At least 3 years’ experience as a Creative/Copywriter in an advertising agency or start-up
Desire to create successful, culturally relevant content
Passion, positivity and drive
Appreciate a borderless and diverse collaboration across the Globe
A forward-thinking and socially-conscious perspective
Ability to work both independently or with a team
Experience balancing several projects at once with tight deadlines
Deep knowledge and interest in digital media, social media and content
Proficiency in Google Slides and Keynote
Working at Virtue
Virtue consists of an innovative and creative workforce who strive to make both a cultural and commercial impact. At Virtue you are given opportunities based on your capabilities, skills and drive. We encourage our employees to work independently and contribute to shaping the future of our organisation. We strive to create a inclusive culture where all of our employees can bring their true self to work and feel empowered to speak their truths. We expect out employees to have a POV and to voice this, also outside of their respective departments and positions.
Our hierarchy is flat, and our communication is open and transparent. We believe strongly in mutual respect and have a genuine interest in learning from each other.
For this position please include your portfolio in the application. As we interview candidates continuously, so we ask you to kindly send your application as soon as possible and no later than June 18th. We very much look forward to receiving your application!
Virtue seeks to attract, retain and engage a globally diverse workforce, which represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and experiences. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to apply!