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Technical Copywriter

Job Information
LocationCape Town
SalaryR420K – R360K
Job TypePermanent
EducationQualification / degree in copywriting, digital marketing, communications or journalism
ExperienceMinimum 3 years’ experience

Job Description

A vibrant company in Cape Town – Southern Suburbs require a Technical Copywriter to join their expanding team of developers.


• South African Citizen

• Qualification / degree in copywriting, digital marketing, communications or journalism

• Minimum 3 years’ experience

• A strong portfolio of relevant work

• Writing, editing and proofreading skills

• Technical product specification and product manual writing experience

• Basic knowledge of web copy, digital PR,

• Excellent language skills (grammar, punctuation) and a keen eye for spotting errors

• Creativity and content/campaign conceptualisation skills


• Working according to a brief with strict deadlines

• Writing product copy for packaging, product manuals, online advertising and 3rd party platforms

• Proofing and editing existing copy and adapting to required placement

• Adapting tone and style to match divisions within the company

• Collaborating with the inhouse design team on a day-to-day basis from manual production, packaging copy and product inserts

• Product research

• Generating conceptual ideas

• Taking part in content brainstorms

• Seeing content through from concept to publishing and promotion

• Working according to department processes and setting up new processes

• Strategising promotional campaigns with the marketing managers

• Website copy for promotional items

• Writing copy, including articles, banners, blurbs, emails and more

• Technical ability to test new products, write specialised specifications and sell this to different target markets

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 600 7977. You can also contact Kelley on 011 807 8064 or alternatively visit our website on

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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