Content Creator Job, Cape Town

Location: The cap
Type: Permanent
Company: John Brown

John Brown South Africa
John Brown South Africa is looking to appoint an online content creator and community manager. The position is based in Cape Town and will report directly to the Digital Editor.

The primary role of the Online Content Creator is to create content across all digital platforms for food retail customers. Your copy should respond to the brief, connect with audiences in new and innovative ways, and portray customers in the best possible light.

Main responsibilities:

  • Write for all digital platforms including but not limited to social media, newsletters, websites and banners
  • Revise, correct and check written work
  • Brief on design requirements to design studio
  • Compile monthly social media and website reports for respective channels and campaigns
  • Assist the social media team in planning, monitoring and managing social media content
  • Stay on top of current social media trends and constantly look for opportunities to build brands’ presence on social media
  • Oversee social communities and user-generated content pieces
  • Respond to customer questions within escalation protocols, turning customer feedback into conversation
  • Occasionally attend photo shoots and video shoots to ensure briefs are met

Minimum requirements:

  • A degree or diploma in journalism, writing, or a related field
  • 2 to 3 years of experience as a writer on digital media
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Keen eye for content (both written and visual)
  • A passion for food and lifestyle topics
  • A love for the digital and social media space
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work well in a team and follow digital editor guidelines
  • Positive attitude, energetic approach and high level of self-motivation
  • Ability to prioritize workload, work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail and ability to concentrate in a busy work environment


  • Basic knowledge of HTML and SEO
  • Familiar with the effective use of SEO
  • Experience working with a content management system
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop

Skills :
The successful candidate is resourceful, dynamic, innovative, creative, detail-oriented, flexible, patient and has excellent organizational skills.

Please send a detailed CV to [email protected]

Posted Jul 11 ​​12:18, Closing date Sep 9


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