• George Henry Crawford

Copy Writer – Johannesburg

Copy Writer – Johannesburg


Come join a travel company, writing creative copies of travels & lodges. We need a passionate and driven individual who will elevate our copy both strategically and creatively.


KEY OUTPUTS:

The ability to write and edit copy in many forms while keeping to the integrity of the brand: brochures, website copy, itineraries, newsletters, etc.

The ability to work with Brand Managers to source information about the destinations we operate in and translate it into original and fresh copy for various forms of communication.

Create SEO-optimised copy for the website

Write copy for targeted electronic newsletters to guests and trade partners.

Ensure the ongoing consistency of branding and wording.


QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

Copywriting or journalism qualification

Additional experience in Travel & Tourism, Conservation or Sustainability an advantage.


SKILLS REQUIRED:

Exceptional writing and communication skills – non-negotiable

At least 3 years’ experience in copywriting, preferably as part of an in-house copywriting team.

Experience with writing for a variety of marketing purposes, including digital space and public relations.

Awareness of basic SEO writing principles.

Demonstrable competencies such as teamwork, creative problem solving, flexibility, results-driven, interpersonal skills (written, oral, listening, influencing).


PERSONAL COMPETENCIES: