Copy Supervisor

BGB Group, New York

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The Copy Supervisor is responsible for combining important supervisory and executional responsibilities in one position. The Senior Copywriter must possess superior conceptual skills, knowledge of pharmaceutical requirements/terminology, and excellent copywriting abilities. This position reports to the Associate Creative Director, Copy.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Writes copy and concepts across multiple brands
  • Work extremely closely with the Medical Department to maintain the highest level of scientific accuracy in development of promotional work
  • Keep all work consistent and on brand guidelines and strategy
  • Contribute to strategic and tactical planning
  • Clearly present and communicate internally and with client
  • Raise creative consciousness of department through internal presentations and leadership
  • Helps establish and maintain the highest possible standards for all materials produced by the agency
  • Monitors the quality of finished work produced by internal and freelance copywriters
  • Provides direction and guidance to department subordinates
  • Informs and advises creative leadership on the status of departmental affairs
  • Encourages the professional development of department staff
  • Consults with creative leadership, as well as account service, traffic and other agency team members as necessary to achieve agency objectives
  • Help to identify and eliminate factors creating a crisis, and minimize recurrence
  • Meets established deadlines or provides reasonable notice of special circumstances requiring deadline extension
  • Engage in personal development necessary to stay current in advertising
  • Researches to become more familiar with clients’ businesses


  • A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area preferred
  • Minimum 8 years experience in a fast-paced, high-volume environment in pharma advertising
  • Presents a strong portfolio demonstrating conceptual and copywriting ability
  • Fantastic presentation and communication skills
  • Excellent supervisory, management, judgment, and decision-making skills
  • Excellent copywriting and conceptual skills
  • Passionate about communication and science
  • Demonstrated organizational and analytical skills
  • Proven ability to multitask, handle stressful situations, and deadline pressures
  • Understanding of Adobe Creative Suite. Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to prioritize workflow and redirect agency projects to meet competing and changing deadlines

About BGB Group

About us BGB Group is a marketing communications organization that supports the promotional and educational objectives of pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device clients. Its two agencies subsidiaries, BGB New York and BIONYC, offer capabilities that span medical and marketing consulting, promotional advertising, medical education and digital execution.

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