Senior Copywriter


Who We Are:

With office locations in Pittsburgh and Chicago, Gatesman is a privately held, fully integrated marketing communications agency with expertise in advertising, digital, analytics, public relations, social media, and performance media. We solve business challenges by using data, and a human filter to fuel our marketing solutions- whether it’s building brand awareness, improving reputation, launching new products, or publishing brand narratives. We maintain our client relationships with an industry leading tenure of 7+ years on average.

Our agency is frequently named as being one of the Best Places to Work as voted by our own employees, and continuously earns a 90%+ satisfaction rate in blind annual surveys among our clients and employees. With 60+ associates and thriving, Gatesman serves clients nationwide in Healthcare, Higher Ed, Energy, Financial, Retail and B2B.

Position Details

Senior Copywriter
Chicago Illinois
Chicago, IL

Senior Copywriter

We’re looking for a fountain of ideas. A lightning rod in brainstorms. Someone who can run with a brief and turn it into a book-worthy opportunity. We want a writer who loves writing. We’re looking for someone to come up with ideas that excite everyone in our agency, our clients and the world at large.


  • Interprets creative brief assignments 
  • Develops concepts that reflect insight, strategy and fit the brand 
  • Collaborates with other creative team members and occasionally extended agency team members to produce work that makes you proud. 
  • Presents work with passion and a point of view to senior creative personnel and clients. Become a brand voice master and write in a variety of styles and voices across several different brands 
  • Participates and collaborates in strategy development, when needed 
  • When applicable, pays close attention to SEO and keyword relevancy 
  • Comfortable with communicating with clients and senior leadership on a regular basis 
  • Remains current on industry trends and technology 
  • Takes full ownership and responsibility of projects from inception to completion. You’re a self-starter, eager to share new ideas and thinking. 
  • Assisting in new business activity/pitches
  • A strong portfolio that demonstrates your creative and thinking skills and excites everyone who views it 
  • Demonstrated ability to write clear, persuasive copy using a variety of styles and formats for B2B clients 
  • Excellent presentation skills 
  • Video production experience 
  • Video production skills (camera operating, editing, etc.) 
  • Experience leading client discussions when presenting work 
  • 4-6 years of related work experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

Gatesman Benefits:

  • Hybrid Work Schedule 
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance available on the first day of employment 
  • FSA/HSA 
  • 401k with an employer match 
  • Unlimited PTO 
  • Flex Friday’s 
  • Work From Anywhere Program 
  • 13 Holiday’s including time off between Christmas and New Years 
  • Paid Maternity Leave 
  • Strong culture and supportive working environment

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