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Mid-Senior Copywriter

Remuneration:Market related 
Location:Cape Town, Century City, Milnerton
Education level:Diploma
Job level:Mid/Senior
Own transport required:Yes

Job description

We are growing our creative team and we are looking for a mid to senior-level copywriter to join our creative and growing team of marketers and developers! You will need to be deadline driven, be able to take initiative and work well alongside a team. 

  • Working alongside the creative director and creative team to conceptualise and implement creative ideas according to brief
  • Study strategic insight and develop creative propositions
  • Writing copy for TV, radio, print and digital that adheres to the tone of the brand and meets the brief
  • Write compelling copy, headlines, taglines and calls to action
  • Coming up with innovative, creative ideas for proactive work
 Personal skills/attributes
  • Creative thinker
  • Very strong attention to detail
  • Deadline driven work ethic and always willing to go the extra mile
  • Take pride in your work
  • Team Player

Company Description

At Mashlab, we offer the best in digital and cutting edge technologies to provide bespoke business solutions via development, digital marketing and multi-channel communications, at competitive rates. They say the extra mile ain’t crowded, and we are always willing to go.

We offer our expertise and services to reputable local establishments and some of the largest brands across South Africa. At Mashlab our aim is to provide clients with sustainable business solutions in a digital age. This objective is consistently achieved.

We're a clever bunch – and together with our highly skilled team of creative humans, including a hybrid approach which we've refined over thousands of hours of project work and coffee, we’ve perfected the art of all things digital. With years’ of experience and delivering enterprise-grade solutions we not only serve individual clients, but we also offer digital partnerships in order to act as an extension of some of the country’s finest agencies and corporate teams. The evidence is in our work, as our tailored solutions continue to push the boundaries and capabilities of the web.

The result - Sustainable growth, increased revenue, satisfied customers and lasting partnerships. The world of digital business has now become everyone’s business, and we are here to help clients grow theirs.


  • Four+ years' copywriting experience within an agency
  • A portfolio that reflects creative copywriting proficiencies
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Exceptional writing skills and command of the English language
  • Strong conceptual skills is a no-brainer
  • Take ownership of your tasks and actively manage the creative process to progress towards deadline
  • Writing and production for radio
  • Able to write copy, come up with strong concept, one-liners, strap liners, lengthy articles, annual reports, speeches, presentation, web copy, print copy and other media
  • Demonstrable experience of content creation from topic research to final written product
  • An understanding of SEO concepts and prior SEO copywriting would be advantageous 
  • Social media copywriting experience also advantageous  
Solid working knowledge and understanding of social content including:
  • SEO and SEM
  • AdWords
  • Analytics
  • Reporting
If you are interested in applying for this great opportunity, please send your CV and portfolio to using the reference mentioned above. Any further documentation will be requested, should it be necessary.

Please note we reserve the right to freeze or not hire in the role. 

Should you not receive a response from us within three weeks of your application, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful.

Posted on 25 Mar 09:10

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