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Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America
JOB #R2200944

Senior Copywriter (On-Call/Hourly)

Job Description
Job Description

Hello. For several solid years you have crafted taglines, social posts, calls to action, website blurbs, the names of brands, and countless other bundles of words you banged out and delivered with a big smile, a quick nod, or a pained grin – your cutting-room floor could be cleaned up with a rake. You’re a copywriter and you love what you do. What’s more, you’re good at it. The years of experience and battle scars have helped you keep an eye on the business and elevate your craft. You still get excited about a great idea and are laser-focused on how to make it come to life. We need you. We’re currently hiring an On-Call Senior Copywriter to work with us on an as-needed basis, with the flexibility to work from zero to 30 hours per week.

We’re the DC metro area’s best-kept secret, but the good news is we won’t be for long. We develop trans-media integrated marketing campaigns for clients and causes that make the world a better place, and we win armfuls of industry awards for our work to boot. Join us and we’ll get even better. Send us your portfolio and resume, and we’ll respond right away.

As an On-Call Senior Copywriter, you’ll:

  • Write copy for a wide range of media, including social, web, print, radio, and video.
  • Support public and private sector clients who tackle issues like COVID-19, energy efficiency, climate change, child welfare, and more.
  • Think strategically while developing ideas and concepts for projects and campaigns.
  • Make deadline. Seems obvious, but it’s kind of a thing here.

You’ll need:

  • Eight years of experience as a copywriter, preferably within an agency environment.
  • A bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising, or communications, or equivalent experience in a related field.
  • A portfolio that shows strong concepting and copywriting skills across a range of pieces, including long-form content.
  • Excellent organizational skills, with solid attention to detail.

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth.

We can only solve the world's toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

COVID-19 Policy: New or prospective U.S. employees must provide proof of complete vaccination on the date of their commencement of employment. If selected for employment, you will provide proof of your full vaccination status, defined as vaccinated two weeks after receiving the requisite number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved or authorized for emergency use by the FDA.

Reasonable Accommodations are available, including, but not limited to, for disabled veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Fairfax, VA (VA01)

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Who is ICF?

A global consulting services company with approximately 8,000 people across 75+ countries, but we are not your typical consultants.
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