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Potential Energy Coalition is looking for a Freelance Junior Copywriter in Remote.


Jr. Copywriter - Temp to perm, 40 hours a week
Potential Energy Coalition

Climate change is one of the most intractable challenges that civilization has ever faced. How do we get people to care about climate change and take action on this existential threat?

The Potential Energy Coalition is taking on this challenge by tapping the best minds in marketing, media and creative to change attitudes and beliefs and motivate urgent action on climate change. To do so, we are building an industry-wide creative marketing capability, driven by insights and supported by a coalition of the very best creative and academic talent, to launch and support campaigns about this issue.

The Junior Copywriter role at PEC is a unique opportunity within the creative space - concepting, writing and creating content that motivates new audiences to care about climate change and working with some of the best creative minds in the advertising industry.

Concept and brainstorm with our Jr Art Director on our Science Moms bran - motivating moderate suburban moms to care and act on climate change.
Quickly develop compelling concepts that come at the issue from unique angles.
Write engaging and high-performing digital assets, including video scripts, social media posts, web copy, digital display ads, etc.
Stay up-to-date on current best practices, trends and user experience in content engagement across digital platforms.

Bachelor’s Degree
1+ years experience in a fast-paced agency, in-house copywriter or content development role
Social-first thinker - understands what performs well on social media, has experience crafting engaging content
Strong conceptual thinker and collaborator
Ability to think and write from multiple points of view
Media-fluid: equally adept at writing TV & radio scripts, developing social media

Must provide a portfolio to be considered for the role.

To apply, please contact Maribeth Truffa at maribeth@potentialenergycoalition.org

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On-site required?



1-3 years


Copywriting, Social

Date Posted

June 16, 2022 (Originally posted November 28, 2021)

Managed By

Kristin Owen

Fine Print

Potential Energy is a 501(c)(3) nonpartisan, nonprofit coalition that brings together America’s leading creative, analytic and media agencies to shift the narrative on climate change. Together, we are using the power of marketing to develop new narratives, engage new audiences, and build demand for a better, cleaner, more prosperous world. Potential Energy is committed to attracting, developing and retaining exceptional people, and to creating a work environment that is dynamic, rewarding and enables each of us to realize our potential. Potential Energy’s work environment is safe and open to all employees and partners, respecting the full spectrum of race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and all other classifications protected by law in the locality and/or state in which you are working.