Creative Writer – Calgary, AB

    The Jim Pattison Broadcast Group

    We’re looking for a writer to join our Creative Team at 101.5 Today Radio & Wild 95.3 Radio in Calgary. A Creative Writer, with the emphasis on “creative.”  We aren’t in the business of giving our clients ads that they’ll like. Our goal is to create radio messages and creative strategies that will get results for our clients. So yes, sometimes you get to tell the client their idea is not effective – But you need to be able to explain to them why.  This is a place where your best work has a chance to play on the radio every day.

    Job Description

    • Working closely with our sales teams and our clients to develop strategic advertising campaigns
    • Writing impactful creative for our top clients
    • Occasionally spinning gold out of straw
    • Maintaining an active client list
    • Collaborating with other creative types
    • Managing the flow of agency supplied creative
    • Reception coverage as needed

    Experience with WideOrbit is an asset, but if we learned it, you can too. The most important things are great creative and the ability to explain your decisions to advertisers.

    Please send your resume, a sample of your work and a completed copy of the Jim Pattison Broadcast Group New Applicant Self ID form by June 20th, 2019 to Patrick Eldridge, Creative Director

    *** Our New Applicant Self ID form is available for download at and should be completed and attached to all employment applications. Please note your completed forms will be kept confidential. ***

    As part of the Jim Pattison Broadcast Group’s Employment Equity Policy we encourage women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities to identify themselves as this may be to their advantage in helping us correct under-representation of those groups in our company.

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