Digital Copywriter (Digital Agency)

We're looking for a strong digital copywriter for one of ZA's top digital agencies.

Johannesburg, GP
Full Time

About this position

The area of focus is delivering a clear copy message that accompanies the execution materials, managing timelines, budgets, and strategic planning, as well as the day-to-day requirements in the creative department.

You will be expected to execute the projects assigned to you, on strategy and be able to interact with the client and executive management. You will need a competitive combination of technical knowledge, skill, education, and field experience in this upper-level job title. As a senior mentor, you will be responsible for editing and publishing Junior Copywriters’ articles and maintaining brand consistency across all channels. Ultimately, you will create informative and engaging content about the clients products and services for the clients audiences. Show up every day with an attitude of curiosity and courageousness.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Research & discovery to gain insight for new projects.
  • Possess in-depth knowledge and experience in developing and building brands.
  • Brainstorming ideas and concepts.
  • Working in a close-knit creative partnership with the Creative Director or, Art Director to generate workable concepts and ideas.
  • Writing clear, persuasive, original copy.
  • Craft engaging messaging for social media campaigns targeting online users.
  • Conceptualize and craft blog and social media posts to drive traffic to client websites.
  • Submitting ideas and discussing progress with the creative director before making presentations to clients.
  • Amending, revising or redeveloping campaigns in response to feedback from the CD or clients.
  • Working on several campaigns at once, under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Proofreading copy to check spelling and grammar
  • Adapt global work for a local audience.


  • Bachelor’s degree required and/or 5+ years’ experience with an advertising organisation, with at least 3 years’ previous experience in a high-volume environment.
  • Digital advertising experience preferential.


  • R40,000+
  • Benefits
  • Dependent on experience

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