Recruitment-room Volunteers

Copywriter

Cape Town
2 weeks ago
Application ends: July 24, 2024
Deadline date:
July 24, 2024

Job Description


Copywriter

Remuneration:cost-to-company 
Location:Cape Town
Job policy:Employment Equity position
Type:Permanent
Reference:#Copywriter
Company:Primedia Recruiter

Key purpose of the role

The incumbent will be responsible for conceptualising and scripting creative content and promos for Primedia Broadcasting platforms, including stations and digital platforms. They will write, develop, and manage script elements across all Primedia Broadcasting platforms

Key outputs/ accountability

Abide by the Primedia values

  • Abide by the principles of Primedia values in all work and business relationships

Conceptualisation, development, and business partnering

  • Conceptualise, write, and produce all live, recorded, digital, station imaging, brand positioning and pitch creative scripts ensuring delivery of high-end, innovative concepts and scripts on time, according to brief
  • Work closely with sound engineers in the studios to deliver promos and commercials
  • Collaborate with online producers in the production of web content
  • Collaborate with videographers in the production of video content
  • Take part in brainstorming, status meetings, training sessions and staff meetings
  • Develop and manage the execution of concepts across all platforms
  • Direct voice-over artists, actors, and presenters in recordings

Educational qualifications

  • Matric
  • Degree or diploma preferable
  • Formal and informal training to support the skills required

Required knowledge and experience

  • Over five years writing experience necessary
  • Traditional media or ad agency experience preferable
  • Some radio copywriting experience required
  • Film environment experience desirable
  • Fluency in social media advantageous

Required skills

Technical

  • Computer literacy
  • Excellent ear for radio
  • Creative flair

Communication

  • Listen to and understand partner objectives
  • Receive and give open and frank feedback
  • Impart knowledge to business partners and team members
  • Communicate in a clear, focused, and understandable manner

Self-Effectiveness

  • Deliver on tight deadlines
  • Plan, organise and prioritise work
  • Initiate ideas and follow through
  • Integrate and share knowledge and skills
  • Connect with Primedia audience

Attributes

  • Performance driven
  • Team player
  • Accurate and detailed
  • Resilient and composed under pressure
  • Disciplined to meet and exceed on delivering deadlines
  • Willingness to learn

Suitable candidates will be selected in accordance with Primedia Broadcasting’s Employment Equity Policy. Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Send your detailed CV to az.oc.aidemirp@sreeracgnitsacdaorb with the subject line “Copywriter. The closing date for applications is 24 May 2024

Posted on 20 May 10:42, Closing date 19 Jul

Apply by email

Nicola Scott
broadcastingcareers@primedia.co.za