If you have a passion for writing, for social media, creative blogging and for everything that goes into writing, then we would like to hear from you.  We are looking for a creative copywriter to join our digital marketing team, to assist us in creating copy for websites, social media and blogs.  Our ideal candidate will be a university graduate with majors in languages and/or journalism.    

What we offer
  • Remuneration commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Access to latest tools and technology in our industry
  • Retirement Annuity
  • Medical Aid
  • Collaborative culture
  • Transparency
  • Lots of laughter
Key Responsibilities
  • Understand client briefs to create original copy to uniquely promote the business of each client through their website.
  • Write click-friendly copy and text snippets for SEO purposes.
  • Write interesting and fun blogs for our clients.
  • Write social media copy for an array of social platforms.
  • Produce copy for Cape Business Online’s own websites, blogs and social media platforms.
  • Publish approved copy to a range of digital platforms, including social media.
  • BA Degree (or similar), majors in languages and/or journalism.
  • 3-5 years of copywriting in an agency or similar setting.
  • Understanding of SEO and digital marketing concepts.
Personal Attributes
  • You are willing and curious to learn new technologies.
  • You have a great sense of humour.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, in English and Afrikaans.
  • You are inquisitive, able to research across an array of topics, even those not familiar to you.
  • You are well presented and have sober habits.
  • You are administratively organized and methodical, able to organize and prioritize tasks.
  • You are a problem solver.
  • You can work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Your work ethic is beyond reproach.
  • You are a team player.
  • You cope well under pressure.
  • You are dedicated, passionate and hard-working.
  • You have a friendly and helpful demeanour.

Please direct your CV and covering letter, motivating your fit for the role and remuneration requirements, to careers@cbol.co.za.

Preference will be given to candidates that have experience in a similar role or environment.

Due to a large volume of applications, we are unfortunately unable to reply to every applicant. If you do not hear from us within 14 days of application, please consider that on this occasion, your application was unsuccessful.