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Junior Content Creator - South Africa

Vacancy for: Junior Content Creator

Based: Cape Town, South Africa

How to apply: Use ‘Apply’ button on this page. Please do not send applications by email.

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We’re expanding our digital content team in Claremont, Cape Town, and we’re looking for a Junior Content Creator to help promote our projects and the work done by our volunteers around the world. This is an entry-level role, and it’s an excellent opportunity to develop a portfolio and to gain experience working for an international organisation with offices across the globe.

The role:

Working directly with the Digital Marketing Manager and our teams worldwide, you will help create and manage content across the organisation’s websites. This will include:

  • Ensuring that our websites are up to date, including web copy, pictures and videos
  • Helping develop content campaigns that will appeal to a wide target audience across multiple channels
  • Selecting and creating social media content (especially for Facebook)
  • Monitoring and interacting on various social media accounts
  • Writing news articles, blog posts, press releases, brochures and other digital and print materials
  • Managing internal image and video galleries, as well as reference materials
  • SEO monitoring and improvement

You'll also help with responding to questions from volunteers on social media, email and telephone.

You should:

  • Be a South African citizen or hold a valid work permit
  • Have a three-year university degree
  • Speak and write English to a native level
  • Be an excellent writer. Experience in online content creation would be preferable.
  • Be reliable, pro-active and flexible
  • Be interested in gaining experience in content creation and digital marketing
  • Be interested in travel
  • Enjoy working with people from all over the world

Contract, salary and benefits:


You will be employed on a permanent contract, subject to a three-month probationary period. An offer of employment is dependent upon receipt of satisfactory references and personal interview.

Salary & benefits

You will be paid a competitive salary as well as agreed day-to-day work-related expenses; the exact salary depends upon your experience and will be discussed with you during the interview.

Are you interested?

Great! We want to hear from you.

Please send us:

  • A one-page cover letter telling us why you are the ideal candidate for the role
  • A one-page CV highlighting the experience and qualifications relevant for this role, and any links to examples of your work.
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