Mid-level Copywriter (323 views)

Cape Town CBD
Feb 7, 2018

A strategic full service agency is looking for a fantastic Mid-level Copywriter.

Key responsibilities:

  • Generate a high standard of work for all channels daily, including TTL campaigns, marketing and promotional material, multimedia, video and radio scripts, activations, digital and social media
  • Take ownership of your projects from start to finish
  • Apply conceptual thinking to produce excellent work within the scope of the brand, business objective and brief
  • Write headlines and body copy, guiding the response mechanisms
  • Actively partake in campaign development, including attending brainstorms, audio recordings, client meetings etc
  • Work alongside designers to craft concepts into original, relevant and impactful communications
  • Work with key players including account managers, seniors, strategists, group heads etc
  • Follow through to completion of work with great attention to detail
  • Eliminate errors and ensure high quality by proofreading and fact checking work

Minimum requirements:

  • Relevant recognised diploma/degree
  • An impressive portfolio of quality TTL work
  • 3-5 years copywriting experience 
  • Sound ability to generate original ideas and solutions
  • Excellent eye for detail 
  • Strong writing skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good command of the English language (spelling and grammar)
  • Ability to write in any other South African language would be beneficial
  • Great capability to carefully execute multi-element tasks to meet the brief
  • Thorough understanding of promotional activities and experiential marketing would be beneficial
  • Strong and up to date understanding of social media
  • Literacy in Microsoft Office
  • Calm under pressure
  • Good multitasker
  • Excellent time management
  • Good team player

Salary: R20 - 25 000