in 1906, AJC seeks to enhance the well-being of the Jewish people and Israel,
and to advance human rights and democratic values in the United States and
around the world. Among Jewish advocacy organizations, AJC is the leader in the
global arena. We are known for our unparalleled access to diplomats, government
officials, and faith leaders in more than 100 countries. In addition to our New
York headquarters and Office of Government and International Affairs in
Washington, D.C., AJC has offices across the United States and around the
globe, and maintains partnerships with Jewish communities worldwide.
The Marketing Copywriter is responsible
for developing clear, concise, and compelling copy that communicates the
importance of AJC’s advocacy work and helps raise funds to fulfill our mission.
The candidate must be versatile in writing for an integrated campaign that
includes many different marketing vehicles, such as direct mail, email
solicitations, digital components, print collateral, and more. We are looking
for someone with exceptional writing skills and a desire to leverage his/her
talent to make a positive impact on the world.
The Marketing Copywriter does all of this while adhering to AJC's core values: Respect, Teamwork, Integrity, Excellence and Accountability.
- Write clear and persuasive copy across
multiple marketing vehicles, with an emphasis on writing direct mail packages,
email solicitations, event remarks, video scripts, printed collateral, and
other marketing materials with a fundraising focus.
- Quickly learn AJC’s voice and tone, and
ensure that all materials created are on brand.
how offline and online components work together as part of a campaign and
develop cohesive messaging that cuts across all campaign components.
- Work collaboratively with the Marketing,
Graphics, and Development teams to brainstorm new campaign ideas that will
engage constituents with AJC and inspire support.
- Review and understand direct mail and
email performance results. Experiment and learn from both successes and
failures, responding quickly with adjustments to messaging.
- Leverage knowledge of the competitive
landscape, best practices, and new trends in order to boost the effectiveness
of AJC’s fundraising campaigns.
on additional duties to help support the Marketing and Communication team’s
degree required, preferably in Journalism, English, or Communications
5 years prior professional experience as a copywriter with a direct or
integrated marketing background, or as a journalist
writing, editing, and proofreading skills required
writing copy across a range of different print and digital marketing vehicles,
with an emphasis on fundraising
- Strong verbal communication skills
organizational, time management, and project management skills
- Ability to work both
independently and collaboratively
- Must be a
detail-oriented self-starter with a high degree of creative initiative
for AJC’s mission and the ability to communicate it effectively
be familiar with Israel advocacy and Jewish advocacy
- Qualified candidates
must provide writing samples or access to a portfolio of work
AJC is an Equal Opportunity Employer