DEPARTMENT OF THE PREMIER
CLOSING DATE : 03 April 2018
NOTE : Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Shortlisted candidates will
be required to submit copies of their documentation for verification purposes.
These candidates will be required to attend interviews on a date and time as
determined by the department. Kindly note that technical support is only
available from Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 16.00 should you experience any
difficulties with your online application. Please ensure that you submit your
application before the closing date as no late applications will be considered.
OTHER POSTS: ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: EXTERNAL COMMUNICATION
POST 11/128 : ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: COPYWRITER – CREATIVE DESIGN, REF NO:
SALARY : R334 545 per annum (Level 9)
CENTRE : Department of the Premier, Western Cape Government
REQUIREMENTS : A relevant 3-year Tertiary qualification in journalism / media / communication
with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in copywriting or journalism; A valid
code B driver’s licence. Recommendations: A minimum of 1-year supervisory
experience; Magazine experience; InDesign knowledge and experience;
Digital/writing for the web experience. Competencies: Writing for various
media; Communication (written and verbal) skills in at least two of the three
official languages of the Western Cape; Editing and proofreading skills;
excellent interview and research skills.
DUTIES : Render a creative copy-writing service to the Western Cape Government;
Research, conduct interviews and source information in order to generate
articles and written communication for the Western Cape Government;
Provide an oversight role to creative writing work produced outside of
Corporate Communication; Provide a creative editing service to the Western
Cape Government; Work together with the design and photographic units to
create high quality content.
ENQUIRIES : Mr S Du Plessis at (021) 483 3139
APPLICATIONS : Only applications submitted online will be accepted. To apply submit your
application online only: www.westerncape.gov.za/jobs