Senior Copywriter (Health + Wellness)

FCB Chicago

We are the industry’s largest startup – the oldest and newest advertising agency in Chicago. Founded in 1873 as Lord & Thomas and reintroduced as Foote, Cone and Belding, we create big transformative ideas that drive change. With over 700 employees, we have an entrepreneurial spirit, with scale and best-in-class capabilities all under one roof.

Position Details

Senior Copywriter (Health + Wellness)
Chicago Illinois
Chicago, IL

At FCB Chicago, the Senior Copywriter is responsible for the conception, copy and execution on complex projects with minimum supervision. Senior Copywriters use advanced writing and presentation skills, and can generate big ideas.


  • Work with a Senior Art Director to write and direct concepts across all disciplines 
  • Concept big ideas 
  • Analyze and effectively use research to write insight-driven copy 
  • Present campaigns to senior Creatives with authority and conviction 
  • Initiate and complete campaign elements without supervision 
  • Understand responsibility toward client costs and agency expenses


  • 3+ years of relevant experience 
  • Specialized skillset/experience in thinking visually as well as verbally 
  • Specialized skillset/experience in mentoring junior writers 
  • Portfolio that represents a range of design styles, diversity of projects, and a clear personal aesthetic 
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or relevant experience required

This job description is not an exhaustive list of all functions that an employee may be required to perform, and the employee may be required to perform additional functions, reserving the right to revise the job description at any time.

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