193913 - Copywriter
CA-Southern California - San Diego
Up to $33.75 DOE
12 mos
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Copywriter for an opening in Carlsbad, CA.

We’re an in-house, full-service creative agency within one of the world’s largest life science companies. We are seeking a strong production copywriter with: An ability to help our writers clearly distill complex technical content into meaningful marketing copy. A passion for a fast-paced, always-changing work environment. A willingness to hit the ground running. For us, it’s all about executing flawless creative featuring headlines that engage, copy that inspires, and science that is accurate.

This position will handle overflow copywriting as assigned for a high volume of marketing pieces, including emails, brochures, web banners, flyers, and trade show booths. It requires a Jack or Jill of all trades who can write quickly and well, isn’t afraid to transform at-times challenging scientific subject matter into compelling marketing copy, and can expeditiously develop effective headlines and messaging.

1–3 years of copywriting experience, preferably working with or for clients in the life sciences or biotech fields. Strong copywriting/copy editing background and ability to deliver concise content that adheres to our brand style guidelines; ensures correct trademark usage, grammar, punctuation, etc.; and upholds a consistent approach across all marketing materials. Ability to distill complex technical/scientific information into effective, value-driven messaging. Exceptional attention to detail and high regard for quality. Expert knowledge of The Chicago Manual of Style. Ability to quickly learn and integrate “house” style exceptions into above guidelines. Preference for and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Excellent collaboration and customer service skills. Proficiency in Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe InCopy, and Microsoft Office Suite. Understanding of marketing best practices.

Accredited BS in English, journalism, marketing, advertising, or related field


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Rochelle Anderson
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x280 or (800) 927-9318 x280

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.