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VP, Group Copy Supervisor

VP, Group Copy Supervisor

Job ID 
US-NY-New York



Title: VP, Group Copy Supervisor


Department/Discipline: Copy


Company/Location: Patients & Purpose / New York 


Competencies: Creativity, Customer Focus, Interpersonal Savvy, Perseverance 



  • Writes and supervises solid, intelligent, brand-appropriate, creative pieces in a variety of communication forms (e.g., sales aid, direct mail) for a variety of audiences (e.g., healthcare professionals, patients, consumers)
  • Supervises all copy in all communications related to his/her brand(s)
  • Gives strong, clear direction to writers
  • Exhibits strong creative ability, as shown in ads/other forms of communication, created in partnership with an art director
  • Has an ability to understand and process healthcare information
  • Thoroughly understands his/her assigned brand(s)—indication, therapeutic implications, competition—and regularly researches trends in the appropriate area(s)
  • Contributes strategically to the long-term vision of the brand, internally and with client
  • Works well independently while always making sure that all creative work s/he writes or supervises is approved by supervisor/CD
  • Submits copy/concepts to supervisor and AE in a timely fashion, with enough time for revisions before copy goes to client
  • Leads teammates; maintains a strong relationship with Editorial, Art, and Account Services and follows P&P procedures
  • Presents points of view articulately and persuasively within P&P and with client
  • Is the “brand champion.” Makes contributions to the success of his/her brand(s) that the client sees as meaningful and proactive. Enhances client’s confidence in P&P
  • Identifies opportunities to generate work with clients beyond already-contracted activity. Actively pursues these opportunities
  • Exemplifies the values of P&P and contributes to the overall culture of the agency


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Portfolio that demonstrates strong conceptual abilities and writing skills
  • Previous work experience as a writer in advertising
  • Team Oriented
  • Presentation Skills
  • Management Skills
  • 7+ years of Pharma/Healthcare Experience
  • Experience with HCP and Patient