Mid/senior Copywriter - Johannesburg, South Africa - SoulProviders Collective

SoulProviders Collective
SoulProviders Collective
Verified Company
Johannesburg, South Africa

1 month ago

Thabo Mthembu

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Description
Are you a writer with financial services, energy, and health sector expertise?
Can you write punchy, error-free copy for a variety of brands, sectors, and target markets?
If so, then this is the position for you.

Working within the content team, you will be responsible for taking a client's brief and generating original copy that grabs the attention of the target audience.

You must be a strategic thinker who can brainstorm ideas, develop concepts, and produce thoughtful messaging and solutions across a variety of industries.


If you're looking for an environment that gives you:
A high-paced environment.
A diverse team of committed colleagues.
Close mentorship, training, and support to improve your writing and content creation skills.
A transparent leadership team that provides hands-on lesson-sharing in entrepreneurship and business.


And 95% of the talent descriptions below resonate with you:
A highly creative storyteller with a strong grasp of marketing and strategic communication.
Hard-hitting, original ideator.
Highly conscious of design and its importance in every content piece.
Diverse career background spanning different environments where many lessons have been learned.
Fast and focused, quick and efficient.
Passionate about Africa and its trajectory, creative content, and digital communication.
Pays extreme attention to detail and takes great pride in your work.
Curious, always reading, learning, and staying on top of current trends and news.
Experimental and inventive, always willing to push the envelope and try new styles and strategies.


Required:

Five+ years of proven experience.
Strategic thinking that will be applied to solve brand and business problems.
Strong research skills and the ability to use research to inform concept formulation.
Ability to interrogate and sense-check concepts and strategic communications.
A versatile writer with exceptional writing skills in English. A strong grasp of other Southern African languages is a huge advantage.
Background in digital, marketing, communications, advertising, journalism, or PR.

Ability to work in a team and liaise to manage production, approvals, feedback, and reverts, but should also be able to work independently.

Ability to work according to a timeline and deadlines.
Acute proofreading and editing skills applied to own and other work.

Should be able to work collaboratively with the creative direction, visual, design, and media teams to create coherent content that ticks all the brand boxes.

Highly reliable, organised, efficient, and great at multitasking.
Inventive - able to think out of the box and come up with original ideas.
A keen interest in and awareness of emerging trends in technology, and advertising.
Your CV with your career experience.
Links to your work or a portfolio.

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