Write with us

Write everything from award-winning Alexa skills to 100,000-word documents that reshape an entire industry. Plus the occasional job ad.

Actually, the job ads might soon be coming a bit thicker and faster. We’re winning more projects across brand messaging, tone of voice and naming – which means more work for our team of digital copywriters. Including you.

A LITTLE ABOUT BLACKAD

We’re an agency of copywriters and content consultants based in Glasgow. Our clients range from TV production houses to globe-straddling corporations. Not to mention ballet companies, whisky brands, software developers and e-commerce empires.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

You’ll write. Brilliantly.

Under the guidance of our Operations Director, you’ll work on everything from honking great documents through to the tiniest sliver of a video script. You’ll also contribute to our consultancy projects, playing an important part in shaping voice and messaging for our clients.

ABOUT YOU

A professional copywriter – with at least three years' experience in a creative agency or in-house copywriting role

Fanatical about the craft of copywriting, with a portfolio of brand work to prove it

Obsessive about hitting deadlines

At your best working in a team – including collaborating with clients

Comfy with tech, including the far reaches of Office and G Suite

Keen to improve the processes we use 

YOU'LL GET

A fair salary and pension

31 days holiday (plus the four days over Christmas and New Year, obviously)

The option to join our bike-to-work scheme

HOW TO APPLY

Apply through our ad on S1jobs.com - make sure you attach your CV and a cover letter. While you're at it, send three pieces of the copywriting work you’re most proud of – and the reasons why. Links or attachments are fine. Oh, and use your cover letter to show us how you'd publicise a hypothetical ad for your current job.