WE’RE HIRING A WRITER – CAPE TOWN / JOHANNESBURG

Job description

Irvine Partners is looking for a creative, hardworking and capable business writer, to work on some of the biggest brands in South Africa. Experience writing across both finance and tech is a major plus.

A minimum five years writing experience is required.

This is a hit the ground running position. You’ll be required to back up your CV claims with a writing and pitch test.

Skills/attributes

  • Excellent writing skills
  • The ability to take a brief from client / agency and write according to said brief
  • Research skills
  • Interviewing skills
  • Writing, editing and/or subbing extensive documentation including, but not limited to, press releases, opinion pieces, strategic proposals and tactical roll-outs.
  • Editing and subbing skills
  • Demonstrate strategic thinking and follow through
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal communications skill
  • Ensure all activity is delivered to deadline
  • Ensure deliverables are of required and exceeded standard
  • Demonstrate good time management and teamwork
  • Demonstrate a can-do attitude
  • Have the ability to multitask
  • The ability to manage stress
  • Be detail-orientated

Please send CV and cover letter detailing why you are the person we are looking for to tatum@irvinepartners.co.za

Please note that no calls will be accepted, all successful candidates will be notified via email correspondence.