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Copywriter

  • Job Reference:FCE/23/263385
  • Date Posted:
  • Employer:Breast Cancer Now
  • Location:London, UK
  • Workplace:Hybrid
  • Specialism:Content Marketing
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Salary:£29,500 - £31,500 GBP / Year
  • Applications have closed

Could you use your writing skills to help create a future where everyone diagnosed with breast cancer lives and is supported to live well?

We’re here for anyone affected by breast cancer. And we’re only here because of the amazing people that work for us.

We’re looking for a copywriter to join our busy, dynamic and creative team and help make sure that one day, no one in the UK dies from breast cancer.

As part of our in-house copy studio, you’ll craft copy, communications and key messages in response to briefs from teams across the charity – from fundraising to support services and marketing.

You’ll be a champion of our new tone of voice and house style, supporting colleagues to apply our brand to their copy and making their words the best they can be.

You’ll also use your skills and experience to adapt messages for different audiences, and make sure the diverse experiences and needs of people affected by breast cancer are always at the heart of our communications.

If you’re a creative, thoughtful copywriter or communications professional looking for your next step in an ambitious, forward-thinking charity, we’d love to meet you.

About you

Ideally you:

·       Will be a copywriter (or in a role focused on writing) who puts their audience at the heart of every piece of writing

·       Are self-motivated, organised and comfortable working on several briefs at once

·       Enjoy looking for new ways to approach long-standing campaigns and projects, and engaging ways to present complex information

·       Are a creative thinker, with a portfolio of work that shows your ability to write, edit and adapt copy for different channels and audiences

About us

We’re Breast Cancer Now, the research and support charity. We’re the place to turn to for anything and everything to do with breast cancer. However you’re experiencing breast cancer, we’re here.

The brightest minds in breast cancer research are here, making life-saving research happen in labs across the UK and Ireland.

Support services, trustworthy breast cancer information and specialist nurses are here, ready to support you, whenever you need it.

Dedicated campaigners are here, fighting for the best possible treatment, services and care, for anyone affected by breast cancer.

Why? Because we believe that by 2050, everyone diagnosed with breast cancer will live and be supported to live well. But to create that future, we need to act now.

 Job description and benefits

The job description and our attractive benefits package are available for you to download.

Primary location of role and hybrid working

This role is primarily based in our London office.  However, our hybrid working model allows full-time staff members to work up to 3 days per week at home.

When applying

We hope you choose to apply for this role. In support of your application, you’ll be asked to submit your anonymised CV and a supporting statement. When applying please ensure you refer to the essential criteria on the person specification and clearly provide as much information as possible with examples to demonstrate how and where you meet the criteria. If you’ve any questions regarding this role please contact the Breat Cancer Now Recruitment Team in the first instance.

Breast Cancer Now is an inclusive employer committed to developing a diverse workforce.

Closing date Monday 11 December 2023

Interview date Week commencing 18 December 2023