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What you’ll do:

We are on the hunt for a Durban-based copywriting dynamo with a knack for crafting persuasive, short, and impactful original content. If you’re ready to kick-start your journey with a fast-paced creative agency, look no further!

As a Creative Copywriter at Brand Candy, you’ll serve as the driving force behind crafting captivating content that not only captures attention but also converts effectively. Working in tandem with the Creative Head and Client Service Team, you’ll immerse yourself in understanding project expectations and the needs of our clients and their objectives. Your active involvement in brainstorming sessions will infuse your innovative ideas into our creative process. Moreover, you’ll dive deep into research to ensure your content is not just engaging but also substantiated.

In addition to your core writing responsibilities, you’ll also play a crucial role in assisting with other creative aspects, such as the selection of visual elements.

To be a successful copywriter, you should have exceptional writing and research skills and the ability to adapt to the varying needs of your clients or companies. You should be punctual, motivated, and detail-oriented.

Join us in the heart of our creative hub, where you’ll be part of a dynamic team and a thriving agency culture. If you’re ready to dive headfirst into the fast-paced world of creative agency life and require minimal hand-holding, we can’t wait to hear from you!

Note: This is a full-time, in-office position. Remote work is not available.

Key responsibilities:

  • Craft compelling copy for a range of digital channels, including social media and Google Ads.
  • Write attention-grabbing blog posts, press releases, and website copy.
  • Delve into the intricacies of product descriptions and technical brochures with a high level of expertise and finesse.
  • Showcase your versatility with company profiles and email newsletters.
  • Develop content plans and calendars that hit the mark.
  • Apply SEO best practices with a keen proficiency in keyword research.
  • Keen eye for attention to detail with excellent proofreading and spell-checking abilities.

What you need:

We’re not looking for just any copywriter; we’re in search of a seasoned pro who can deliver results from day one. Here are the essentials:

  • Minimum 2 years of creative agency experience—your expertise matters.
  • Mastery of short-form copywriting—you can sell with a sentence.
  • Aptitude for SEO-focused content—keywords don’t intimidate you.
  • An unbreakable bond with perfection and a hawk-eye for detail.
  • Excellent listening and communication skills.

Who you are:

At Brand Candy, we’re all about delivering top-notch customer service and fostering collaboration. If you’re:

  • Passionate about ensuring campaign success.
  • A team player who thrives in a collaborative environment.
  • Self-motivated and eager to learn and grow.
  • An excellent communicator who handles the unexpected with grace.

We want you!

Apply now!

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