Digital Wordsmith

Are you a strategic thinker who wields a persuasive pen? Can you develop comprehensive game plans, navigate the intricacies of the digital landscape, and create and deliver purpose-built content for an array of audiences? McCullough Creative, an award-winning creative agency in Dubuque, Iowa, is looking for a digital native with killer writing skills to join our team.

As our Digital Wordsmith, you’ll be a part of a team that challenges you creatively and provides you with opportunities to work on a variety of brands.

You’re a strong fit for this position if you:

  • Are versatile and able to plan and write content for both print and web.
  • Love strategy, hands-on writing, and tailoring tone to different audiences.
  • Are excited to lead the development and implementation of clients’ digital strategies.
  • Have a strong understanding and demonstrated experience writing SEO content and using Google Analytics and Social Media Experience Software.
  • Are comfortable working in a fast-paced organization with a variety of stakeholders.
  • Thrive in a collaborative environment.
  • Have a bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, PR, or communications; or have a combination of both education and work experience.

So maybe you like the job description, but you’re thinking, “Dubuque, Iowa? I don’t even know how to pronounce it, let alone if I want to live there!” We assure you, there’s no cause for concern! For a medium-size town, Dubuque is pretty legit. We’re directly across the mighty Mississippi from where Wisconsin and Illinois meet. That means beautiful limestone bluffs and a variety of year-round activities—for every age and every interest. Plus Dubuque has vibrant communities, a great education system, and even wins all kinds of awards. 

This is a full-time position with an attractive compensation package and great benefits to boot:

  • Multiple Health Insurance Platforms
  • Generous Paid Leave
  • 401k and Retirement Planning
  • Swanky Holiday Parties
  • Meat Days

If you’re interested in learning more about how your knowledge and experience could impact our organization and advance your career, email your cover letter, résumé, and six (6) samples of your writing to at McCullough Creative, Inc.