Associate Creative Director/Copywriter

Lyft, San Francisco, CA

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Lyft is looking for a Associate Creative Director/Copywriter with a passion for storytelling to join the creative team. In this role, you’ll work closely with our integrated marketing group to develop big ideas and creative concepts, and craft compelling copy to effectively communicate complex ideas. The ideal candidate is a top-notch communicator, expert collaborator, and natural wordsmith with an advertising agency background or experience writing for a consumer lifestyle brand.


  • Collaborate with creative partners to concept and create big, innovative ideas for integrated marketing campaigns
  • Champion Lyft's brand voice and copy style across all acquisition channels
  • Deliver engaging copy that has the ability to both inspire and educate across a variety of channels, including advertising, interactive media, website, social, and in-app content
  • Manage multiple projects from brief to execution in a fast-paced environment to ensure deadlines are met
  • Present creative concepts and decks to internal stakeholders
  • Oversee small teams on mid-large sized productions


  • 6-10 years experience writing at an advertising agency or for a consumer lifestyle brand
  • A diverse portfolio featuring examples of collaborative and self-initiated projects
  • Cultural connoisseur with a vital pulse on current cultural trends in design, music, fashion, and tech
  • A conceptual, proactive mind that aligns creative copy with design and visuals
  • Highly creative and imaginative with strong written and interpersonal skills
  • Proven experience overseeing ideas from inception to launch for large cross-channel marketing initiatives
  • A knack for strategic brainstorming, campaign development, creative brief development, and creative execution
  • Experience developing creative concepts based on strategic marketing insights and presenting ideas to executives and stakeholders
  • Familiarity with AP Style and ability to provide copy editing support to teammates
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Ability to address delicate issues with sensitivity and empathy
  • Ability to receive constructive feedback and provide solutions that uphold the integrity of ideas
  • Bachelor's degree
  • You should be a Lyft user/believer :)
When applying, please provide a link to your portfolio.

Lyft is an EEO employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce, and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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