Freelance Copywriter

We are looking for Senior Copywriters who will be responsible for developing compelling copy and digital concepts for social and digital platforms! Working Location: Hybrid (Johannesburg based offices) Hours: 40 hours weekly Budget: R34 200 (Freelancer Take Home)


About this position

Main Responsibilities:

  • Receive client briefs and collaborate with account managers and creative teams to understand project objectives, target audience, and brand guidelines.
  • Develop innovative and impactful digital concepts for social and digital platforms that align with client requirements and effectively communicate key messages.
  • Write persuasive and engaging copy for various digital mediums, including social media posts, website content, digital ads, email campaigns, and more.
  • Collaborate with designers, art directors, and other team members to integrate copy seamlessly into visual concepts.
  • Ensure all copy is grammatically correct, consistent, and adheres to brand tone and voice guidelines.
  • Edit and proofread copy for accuracy, clarity, and effectiveness.
  • Stay up to date with industry trends, digital marketing strategies, and best practices for social and digital platforms.
  • Conduct research to gather information and insights for content development.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously, adhering to deadlines and delivering high-quality work.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to junior copywriters, helping them develop their skills and grow professionally.


  • Bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism, Marketing, or a related field.
  • Proven experience (+4 years) as a Copywriter, with a strong portfolio showcasing expertise in digital concepts and social/digital platform copywriting.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a keen eye for detail and a passion for storytelling through words.
  • Ability to understand client briefs and interpret requirements accurately, ensuring the delivery of content that meets client expectations.
  • Proficiency in crafting engaging and persuasive copy across various digital platforms.
  • Familiarity with social media platforms, their features, and best practices for content creation.
  • Strong research skills to gather information and insights for content development.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams, including designers, account managers, and clients.
  • Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Familiarity with SEO principles and optimization techniques is advantageous.
  • Experience in writing for different industries and adapting writing style to match various brand voices is a plus.
  • Positive attitude, team player mindset, and willingness to collaborate and learn from others

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