Junior Digital Copywriter: Top Tech Brand (211 views)

Johannesburg, South Africa
Dec 13, 2017

We have an exciting opportunity for a junior Digital Copywriter at a superbly progressive, innovative agency’s Johannesburg office. This role will see you working on a very well-renowned, blue chip, global technology brand account. We’re looking for a “storyteller who likes words” to help us communicate great stories that move people. Somebody who will make sure that things i’s are dotted and t’s are crossed. The role encompasses Social Media and as such you’ll be tasked with content creation, content calendars, scheduling and posting making the ideal candidate highly socially savvy. Overall the agency doesn’t have restrict roles to a set of “tasks,” they’ll rather throw things at people so that they stretch and grow. They take an extremely modern approach, making it an enviable place to work for a self-motivated and dynamic individual. Work hours, leave and on-site working are really flexible but the work ethic is unwavering and solid. They’re looking for interesting people who get things done and know how to deliver the goods. Is it you?

A typical day in this role could look like this:

  • Quickly rework some banners for a top technology brand’s campaign
  • Write up some Social Media posts across Facebook, Twitter etc.
  • Create content calendars, scheduling and posting of content
  • Research with a team how people buy high end tech products and why
  • Work on a service design project for how call centre agents can empathise in medical emergencies
  • Research what is trending for ideas into content plans
  • Go to the gym, work from home
  • Write a Social Media video script
  • Choose the perfect giphy on Slack channel that will crack everybody up


The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Relevant qualification
  • Copywriting portfolio (preferably from Red and Yellow, Vega or AAA)
  • Social Media experience
  • Passion for Digital
  • 1-3 years’ previous experience
  • Ideally from a Digital/Advertising Agency background
  • Flexible
  • Independent and able to self-motivate and self-manage
  • Problem solver
  • Passionate about building the brand.


Please submit a relevant portfolio on application.

Should you not receive a response within one week, please consider your application unsuccessful.



Salary: Negotiable