Department: Creative Studio
Location: Cape Town
Job level: Mid-weight
Type: Permanent


Hero is a full-service, through-the-line strategic marketing agency with expertise that ranges from traditional advertising to the latest developments in the digital world. We offer a depth and breadth of business, marketing and technology services which are arguably unmatched by even our largest competitors.We exist to create more meaningful relationships –- and we do it through the business.

We’re serious about the business of creativity and we do more than just come up with ideas. We fight for them. Fight for them to live beyond the page or screen they appear on. Beyond their 30 second media slot and past the half hour the promoters were at the activation.

Our mid-weight positions sit at the core of executing the goals, plans and vision of the company.Our Copywriters develop concepts and written copy across a broad range of projects, from campaigns and marketing material, to multimedia and video and radio scripts. This would include copy for internal and external promotional material.They are required to produce outstanding communication as directed by the creative/strategy and in line with the Executive Creative Director and Creative Group Head.

The work demands strong thinking ability, creative flair, up-to-date knowledge of industry trends and a professional approach to time and deadlines.

Writers need to be a positive contributor to the creative team and produce each and every job in a precise and concise manner within the time frame set out.

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  1. Please e-mail your CV and portfolio (if applicable) to
  2. Candidates should be available to come to an interview in Cape Town CBD, Lower Long Street.
  3. Should you not receive a response from us within 14 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.
  4. Hero is an equal opportunity employer. The employment decision made in the filling of this vacancy is informed by the Transformation & Employment Equity strategy of the company.