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PR/Content Writer Job, Johannesburg, Fourways

Remuneration: negotiable cost for the company
Location: Johannesburg, Fourways
Remote work: Not applicable
Level of education: Diploma
Job level: Environment
Own transportation required: Yes
Travel requirement: Casual
Type: Permanent
Reference: #PR/Content June 2022

job description

We are an integrated B2B/industrial marketing agency in Fourways looking for an experienced Content/PR Writer. In addition to being a talented copywriter, the ideal candidate should have a solid working knowledge of content marketing and public relations. Your passion for writing will help you generate press releases, content for websites, newsletters, emails, blog posts, advertisements and brochures. You will work closely with the creative team, digital team and account managers from concept through production.

*NB: You will need to pass a copy test in order to proceed to an interview.


  • Work with Digital, Creative and Account Services teams to determine copy direction for content and writing projects
  • Generate web content in line with current SEO strategies
  • Interview customers and write application stories/case studies/press releases
  • Generate relevant and newsworthy content from white papers
  • Create creative copy for print and digital ads and banners
  • Work to tight deadlines and thrive under pressure
  • Make sure the copy adheres to the client’s brand guidelines


  • A degree or diploma in Writing/Journalism/English/Media Studies (or related fields)
  • Minimum of three years of writing experience
  • Strong conceptual and writing skills with in-depth knowledge of the digital landscape
  • Ability to create concepts and texts that consider creative briefs and align with business objectives
  • Impeccable grammar and spelling
  • The ability to turn business-to-business (industry) information into engaging, topical copy

Personal Skills/Attributes:

  • An extraordinary command of the English language
  • Be flexible to different writing styles
  • Attention to detail
  • Thick skin and ability to take criticism
  • Team spirit and positive attitude are non-negotiable
  • Commitment to success for our customers
  • A passion for what you do – write for 8 hours a day and love it

Posted on Jun 27 11:24, Closing date Aug 26