Copywriter (378 views)

Bryanston, South Africa
Feb 17, 2019

We are one of South Africa’s leading full-service digital agencies, delivering best-in-class strategy, creative, and technology, as well as the South African office of the international digital agency Digitas Lbi. The agency is young, dynamic, and growing rapidly and we are constantly looking for great digital professionals who really want to make a major impact on the digital landscape.

We are in search of a talented decorated senior conceptual creative with digital experience to join our award-winning team. If you live for composing catchy hashtags, know that Eureka moment all too well and cringe at the site of a reused campaign idea, keep reading.

Your role will include:

  • Translate the brief and the strategic requirements into a compelling creative solution
  • Putting your ideas down on paper in the most effective way possible to sell them
  • Being proactive and arriving at topical and tactical ideas
  • Inspiring the people around you
  • Conduct brainstorms and ideation activities to conceptualise campaigns with the team(s) involved
  • Assume a mentorship role to grow junior, mid-weight and senior copywriters

Key skills:

  • Exceptional communication skills; written and verbal
  • Strong conceptual skills
  • Strategic thinking that can deliver great campaign ideas
  • Multi-tasking skills necessary for working on concurrent projects
  • Staying on top of the latest trends to be at the forefront of innovation
  • Team management


  • An excellent creative portfolio showing award-winning campaigns executed across a variety of digital media
  • Five years of agency experience
  • A degree or diploma in copywriting or relevant qualification from a reputable institute
  • Digital experience, particularly with, but not limited to the web, social and emerging technologies

If you are interested in applying for this great opportunity, please send your CV and portfolio. Please do not send any additional documentation. Should you not receive a response from us within three weeks of your application, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful.

Salary: Negotiable