9 days ago
  • LevelSenior
  • ProfessionsWriter, Copywriter, Content Editor
  • TypeFull Time
  • LocationNottingham, United Kingdom

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We are looking for a permanent, full-time Senior Creative Writer based to join our Bauer Create team for the East region.
Are you passionate about crafting compelling advertising solutions that drive results? – Then Bauer wants you!
As our Senior Creative Writer, you will collaborate with the team to deliver engaging and effective advertising solutions that meet our clients’ strategy and objectives. As a Creative team member, you'll excel in crafting insightful concepts that resonate with clients, from initial pitches to final execution. Your role will focus on responding to client briefs and developing core concepts derived from research insights. You'll create scripts for impactful audio broadcasts across Bauer brands, and storyboard compelling video content or online copy for client websites and social media.
This is currently a hybrid role where you will be expected to work from home, from our offices in either Leeds, Sheffield, Nottingham or Lincoln and in the field where appropriate.
Our Team
Our Bauer Create team in the East, cover an expansive region from North Yorkshire to Leicestershire, with a focus on clients in all these areas. The team collaborate closely   with colleagues specialising in Branded Content and Digital to deliver effective advertising solutions from brief to final execution. You will partner with local, regional,   and national clients across various platforms including Radio, TV, Social Media, Web,  Print, and Outdoor.
What you’ll be doing:
  • Developing advertising concepts and scripts for Bauer platforms.
  • Assisting Sales Account Managers in client meetings.
  • Using Monday.com for project management and collaboration.
  • Ensuring legal compliance of broadcast material with RadioCentre Clearance, Clearcast, and other regulatory bodies.
  • Casting and occasionally directing voiceovers where applicable.
  • Collaborating with the Regional Create Solutions Director to target and win key creative accounts.
  • Leading projects by coordinating contributors and creating pitch decks for presentations.
  • Pitching to direct clients and agencies alongside Account Managers.
  • Provide accurate weekly revenue reports to meet team targets.
What You'll Bring
  • Experience in creative copywriting for media, agency, or similar creative settings.
  • Demonstrated ability in face-to-face client pitches.
  • Familiarity with ASA (CAP & BCAP) advertising regulations and Radio Centre Guidelines.
  • Commercial awareness and experience meeting revenue targets.
  • Background in radio and digital audio platforms (e.g., streaming, podcasts).
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365, Teams, CRM, and ideally Monday work management.
  • A valid UK driving license for company car use.
Applications Close: 21st July 2024
Package Description
Rewards packages at Bauer Media offer a range of salary sacrifice Benefits, such as our pension scheme and flexible holidays, as well as exclusive Perks like great deals and discounts for everyday life.
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays + 2 volunteer days
  • Internal Bauer Academy – Wide range of learning opportunities to support with your Career Development
  • Opportunity to buy additional holiday
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme, tech loan scheme and groups discounts for healthcare insurance
  • Discounted subscriptions on Bauer publications (50%)
  • Thrive initiatives – Wellbeing at Bauer
  • Opportunities to contribute to our Belonging@Bauer and Sustainability initiatives
  • Discounted high street vouchers
About Bauer Media Group
Bauer Media UK is part of the wider Bauer Media Group and is the No.1 UK Publisher and the No.1 Digital Commercial Audio broadcaster. We reach 25 million consumers across our Radio and Publishing brands such as Greatest Hits, KISS, Grazia, Today's Golfer, Absolute, TV Choice, Scala, Country Walking, Hits Radio, CAR, Magic, MCN, Jazz FM, Puzzles and many more!
Bauer Media Group has remained one of the world’s most successful media companies for nearly 150 years through our commitment to continuous innovation and consumer obsession. Founded in Hamburg in 1875 and now in our fifth generation of family ownership, our multi-national company operates in 13 countries across Europe, reaching 200 million consumers.
Belonging at Bauer Mission statement
People are at the heart of everything we do. Inclusivity is part of who we are. We celebrate diversity in all its forms, and encourage authenticity, knowing that our differences are celebrated.
What we will offer you
Quite simply, our promise to you is that Bauer Media is a great place to do great work with great people. Our people take an enormous amount of pride in the brands they support. They like their team members, and they feel supported by their managers. We all take collective responsibility for our culture, because we know it has a ripple effect out across our brands. That’s why our culture of inclusion at work, Belonging at Bauer, is at the heart of everything we do. Belonging at Bauer is about our dual goals of being as representative as we can of the audiences we serve, and about creating a working environment where all our people feel able to bring their whole selves to work every day. It’s part of everything we do, and everyone who works here is responsible. If you join us, you’ll be an important part of this as well.
Our mental health at work
We’re proud to be the driving force behind the “Where’s your head at?” campaign, which is working to put Mental Health First Aiders on an equal footing with traditional workplace First Aiders. This is a priority for all of us that work at Bauer and we now have fully trained Mental Health First Aiders supporting and working across all of our UK locations.
Learning and Development
As the only Media company to be in the top 100 apprenticeship employers, we are striving to always be a great place to do great work for all, Bauer is committed to offering learning and development initiatives through its Bauer Academy tailored to its people, empowering teams and individuals to grow and progress in their careers.
Please Note: We are actively seeking this position. You should hear from us within 48 hours of the expiry date. Please note on some occasions the role may be closed before date shown or need to be extended.
Bauer Core Values
We LOVE what we do – it inspires, unifies and challenges us. Our passion is contagious – both loud and quiet, making the impossible possible.
Our desire for excellence fuels our ambition for personal and business growth.
We value honesty and integrity. Trust is our foundation, empowering our people to live up to their full potential.
Entrepreneurship is our pursuit of opportunity – we are agile, focused and resourceful
If you have any feedback regarding our UK recruitment process please email careershub@bauermedia.co.uk we would love to hear from you.

Skills Required

  • Copywriting
  • Microsoft Office
  • Commercial Awareness

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