Location: Saint John, New Brunswick preferred. Halifax, Nova Scotia will also be considered  

About Us: At NATIONAL we like to be at the centre of region defining projects, work that pushes the horizon. Crafting compelling narratives for brands across the globe. We are currently expanding our creative team and are in search of a talented Advertising Copywriter ideally, with fluency in both French and English. If you have a passion for storytelling and a knack for creating engaging content that resonates with diverse audiences, we want to hear from you! 
If you have an Art Director partner, we’re open to hiring a team.  

The Role: As a copywriter on our team, you'll be instrumental in shaping the voice of our clients' brands. You will create original content and adapt existing materials to appeal to both English and French-speaking markets. Your words will inform, engage, and inspire action across a variety of advertising mediums. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Develop creative copy for advertising campaigns, including but not limited to digital, print, social media, and broadcast. 
  • Work collaboratively with the creative team to conceptualize and execute ideas. 
  • Translate and adapt English copy into French (and vice versa), ensuring the tone, style, and nuances are culturally relevant. 
  • Proofread and edit copy to maintain high-quality standards. 
  • Manage multiple projects with tight deadlines, ensuring timely delivery of all copywriting assignments. 
  • Stay current with language trends and consumer insights to keep our content fresh and effective. 


  • 5-7 years of experience as a copywriter in an advertising agency (but if you’ve got the chops, we’re still interested no matter your number). 
  • A bilingual candidate (French and English) is ideal, but not essential. 
  • A strong portfolio demonstrating your copywriting skills across a variety of platforms. 
  • A degree in Communications, Marketing, Advertising, or a related field is preferred. 
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. 
  • Keen attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high-quality work. 

What We Offer: 

  • A vibrant and creative workplace culture that values innovation and collaboration. 
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive salary package
  • Career development opportunities and ongoing training to help you grow professionally. 
  • Flexible work arrangements to help you maintain work-life balance.  

How to Apply: Qualified candidates are invited to apply by sending a resume, and a cover letter expressing their interest and fit for the role. Successful candidates will be asked to share samples of their work or a link to their online portfolio. 

NATIONAL is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Should you require any accommodations during the selection process, please inform us. 

Thank you for considering a career with us. Please note that only candidates under consideration will be contacted. 


NATIONAL Public Relations provides creative communications solutions that move people in thought and actions. We bring together a team of 300 seasoned professionals, who are committed to helping organizations of all sizes and in all sectors understand their challenges and opportunities and solve the issues they are facing. For 47 years, NATIONAL has been at the center of issues and industries that matter, leading change for today and tomorrow.

NATIONAL is Canada’s leading public relations firm, with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Saint John, Halifax and St. John’s. Its network includes Time & Space, a leader in media strategy, data analysis, planning and execution.

NATIONAL Public Relations is an AVENIR GLOBAL company, the largest Canadian-owned global communications firm, ranked among the 25 largest in the world with offices in 23 locations across Canada, the U.S., Europe and the Middle East. For more information about NATIONAL, please visit our website or follow us on LinkedIn and X.

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