Are you energetic, ambitious and looking to develop your career? Our Cape Town Marketing department is looking to add a full-time, in-office writer to their team. We offer a dynamic environment where we achieve our business objectives and have fun doing it.

You’ll be responsible for planning and creating articles, website content, and other marketing materials, continually improving that content, as well as upholding the company’s voice and content standards.

Please note: This position is based at our Cape Town offices in Kenilworth and is not a part-time or remote position.

You’ll join a friendly, collaborative team and work across an international brand in the UK, Australian, SA and other African markets. While your primary responsibility will be writing and editing, you will have exposure to, insight into, and have an impact on all aspects of digital marketing.

You’re perfect for this position if you:

  • Have a degree with a strong writing and research component (such as social sciences or humanities). Candidates without a degree but with strong writing portfolios will also be considered
  • Have at least three years’ writing experience
  • Are a professional who takes satisfaction and pride in the craft of copywriting
  • Have a collaborative approach to working with a team and stakeholders across all departments
  • Are comfortable with taking direction and working to specifications
  • Are energetic and able to create and process content quickly
  • Are computer-literate, have experience working with Microsoft Office and Google Workspace and are comfortable with technology and learning new systems
  • Can research, distil, and communicate complex topics and ideas clearly and effectively

Extra points if you have:

  • Experience in an agency, newsroom or similar environment
  • Written business or financial copy
  • A working knowledge of content management systems
  • An understanding of SEO principles and content marketing
  • Literacy in HTML or basic understanding of website setup

Your role and responsibilities:

Among other tasks, your main responsibilities will include:

  • Planning and writing articles for our blog and partner websites
  • Writing and maintaining content across our website and marketing materials
  • Proof reading and editing business documents and work from your colleagues
  • Conceptualising copy for social media, Google and email campaigns
  • Working closely with the Marketing Manager to ensure that the information being developed is in accordance with content standards and user needs
  • Collaborating with multimedia, design and SEO colleagues to serve a wide variety of business requirements
  • Liaising with stakeholders in developing and verifying content

Please include links to writing samples with your application.


Would you like to apply?

Send us an email to sajobs@sableinternational.com with your CV and one-page covering letter. Please note: If you haven’t heard from us within two weeks, you may consider your application unsuccessful.

About Sable International

Sable International offers innovative professional services to international citizens. We create tailor-made solutions to meet the accounting, wealth, financial, currency and nationality needs of our clients. We pride ourselves on providing solutions that suit our clients’ unique individual circumstances; our employees are key in achieving this goal.

The staff in our Abuja, Cape Town, Durban, Harare, Johannesburg, Kampala, London, Lagos, Lusaka, Melbourne, and Monte Estoril offices are passionate about their areas of expertise and take pride in helping our clients achieve their goals. As a result, we have an energised and fun company culture, something that sets us apart from other professional services firms.