Copy Supervisor

  • 375 Hudson St, New York, NY 10014, USA
  • Full-time

Job Description


  • Lead and execute long-form copy development for one or more brand engagements across HCP & Consumer audiences in the pharmaceutical marketing sector  

  • Know, like the back of your hand, all aspects of the brand including trials, studies and patient profiles 

  • Build strong relationships with Creative, Account & Client brand teams, such that each group identifies you as the holder of all copy, editorial and clinical knowledge for the brand 

  • Partner with Creative, Account and Client teams to ensure copy that advances creative brief objectives and accomplishes marketing objectives  

  • Point person for original (directed) copy development on assigned client engagements, including both tactical projects (websites and interactive marketing applications) and creative campaigns  

  • Present to, build relationships with, and find actionable paths forward based on the critiques of client MLR (medical, legal, regulatory) teams 

  • Build leadership cooperation with Editorial to engender obsessive attention to narrative consistency, voice & tone, and accuracy of content 

  • Write, reference and annotate copy in preparation for medical/legal review in a deadline-focused environment 

  • See copy decks and manuscripts through development and to launch (in partnership with Editorial) 

  • Deliver fluent knowledge of interactive capabilities, content development and editorial flow 

  • Develop original content for new projects, and collaborate with Medical Director when needed 

  • Help mentor more junior Copy Writers, developing their ability to produce quality work  



  • Ability to recognize strong creative ideas and see them through to completion. 

  • Ability to sell ideas to other members of the creative team and to clients. 

  • In-depth knowledge of pharmaceutical/healthcare marketing. 

  • Ability to thrive under pressure in a fast-paced environment. 

  • Ability to meet deadlines for multiple projects simultaneously. 



  • A strong copy portfolio and unique voice. 

  • Track record as a creative problem solver with a knack for fresh ideas and a new perspective. 

  • At least 8 years’ web copywriting experience, including work in pharma/healthcare. 

  • Experience with writing consumer-focused and healthcare professional focused content. 

  • Bachelor’s degree. 

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