Job: Branded Content Writer

Title Branded Content Writer
Categories Social Media
Date Posted12 May 2017
Salary R15k – 20k per month
Location Cape Town

Our client in the broadcasting sector is looking for a top performing branded content writer. Located in the city centre, they’re looking for someone who can bring their own energy to the team dynamic. Someone with an innovative and passionate approach to producing digital content and a proficiency in Social Media Management.

You will need to have the following:

  • BA degree or graduate diploma in English, journalism, copywriting, or advertising
  • An interest in news, politics and current affairs
  • The ability to meet deadlines with quick turnaround times and work well under pressure
  • Fluency in Microsoft office; Word, Outlook, Powerpoint
  • At least 3 years’ experience of planning, writing, proofreading and editing copy in a professional capacity AND/ OR at least 3 years’ of experience comprised of agency, digital and/or media publishing or broadcasting
  • Working knowledge of Facebook and Twitter, specifically planning and building social media campaigns from the ground up
  • Fluency in English: written and spoken
  • Valid driver’s license

What will you do? 

  • Sourcing, researching and writing engaging content for a variety of brands
  • Brainstorming, conceptualising and writing of viral content and original feature articles
  • Planning updates on features from an SEO perspective
  • Writing strong social media posts
  • Copyedit and sub-edit event and editorial content daily
  • Brainstorming original feature and viral content ideas
  • Add content to content management system and to social media schedule
  • Come up with strong efficient ways to grow events, content, and readership

Think you can make it into the team?
Send me a mail with an introduction, your CV and include some examples of your work, showcasing your skills voicing different brands/to different audiences. Examples of Social Media campaigns, articles, clients worked for – try to impress me! Email me on:

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Amy Molony – Creative RecruiterAmy grew up in the humid seaside hood that is Durban. With a background in the film industry Amy has experience promoting South Africa as a film destination and reading and researching movie scripts.   She is passionate about good content and her love for the written word knows no bounds. She relishes being outdoors and during weekends, when she isn’t playing Ultimate Frisbee, she can be found hiking the Capes scenic mountains. Amy will be placing aspiring wordsmiths, social media managers, copywriters and editors.Contact manager
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