Creative Director - Copywriter at Coalition | Powderkeg

Location: United States

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Marketing

About Us

Founded in 2017, Coalition is on a mission to solve cyber risk and create a safer digital economy where everyone can thrive. Digital risk is now a part of every business and it’s no longer solely the domain of technical teams. That’s why we combined comprehensive insurance with proactive cybersecurity tools to help organizations stay resilient to digital risks like cyber attacks, funds transfer fraud and much more.

Our team works collaboratively across North America and Europe to prevent security failures and provide both technical and financial help when incidents do occur. Today, Coalition is the world’s largest commercial insurtech serving over 130,000 customers including many small businesses that rely on Coalition to help them chart a path forward in the new digital world.

As of September 2021, Coalition has raised $520 million from leading global technology investors as well as highly-regarded institutional investors including: Index Ventures, Ribbit Capital, Valor Ventures, Durable Capital, T. Rowe Price Advisors, and Whale Rock Capital, valuing the company at more than $3.5 billion.

Coalition has experienced tremendous growth by helping organizations of all sizes solve real-world problems and by remaining true to our founding values of character, humility, responsibility, authenticity and diversity. That’s why we are proud to be named one of Inc’s Best Places to Work in 2021.

About The Role

The last time an insurance company entered the S&P 500 was before World War II. This is an industry begging for a new approach and the right candidate has the ambition and willingness to take risks to set a new standard and help fuel Coalition’s next stage of hyper growth. As Creative Director, you'll manage and work alongside a growing team of designers, animators and content makers, and be responsible for the creation and execution of creative across all of Coalition’s marketing communications.

This role will work closely with the Head of Brand to ensure Coalition is consistent, compelling and differentiated in all of our communications. The ideal candidate must thrive on projects big and small, whether multi-media campaigns or sales collateral creation.


  • End-to-end creative leadership throughout the lifecycle of a project from concepting to scoping to production and delivery
  • Onboarding and collaborating with external creative resources whether freelancers or agencies
  • Leading and scaling a creative team through hyper growth
  • Concept and execute creative solutions for digital and traditional channels that activate and empower insurance brokers and their small businesses clients

Skills and Qualifications

  • 8+ years of copywriting experience working within both agency and in-house settings
  • Must have experience bringing complex topics to life for B2B brands within the technology industry
  • A portfolio demonstrating a high caliber of work across media types including broadcast, digital and social media
  • Passion for mentoring and working alongside creative professionals ranging from motion graphics, writers, data visualization, animation, video, and photography
  • Highly collaborative, excellent communication skills, strong attention to detail
  • Strong presentation skills with experience conveying your vision and ideas to senior leaders


  • Enjoy a highly fulfilling, mission-driven culture
  • Health, dental, and vision benefits for you and your family
  • Life insurance and disability benefits
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) plan
  • Wellness and commuter benefits
  • Open vacation days
  • We embrace distributed work; some benefits will vary by location
  • You are an owner! We offer stock options to each of our employees

Why Coalition?

Coalition's culture is one that strongly values humility, authenticity, and diversity. We want to work with people of different backgrounds and different paths in life, and we trust our team members to take responsibility, share ownership and work for one another. We are always looking for collaborative, inquisitive and dedicated individuals to join our team.

Recent press releases:

[Coalition Closes $205 Million Series E, Valuing the Cyber Insurance Provider At More Than $3.5 Billion]( funding-and-over-3-5-billion-valuation/)

Coalition is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.


Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Creative Director - Copywriter
  • Company
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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