Vacancy: Development Writer

Trialogue seeks to appoint a writer to assist the content manager in the Cape Town office. Trialogue is a corporate social investment (CSI) and sustainability consultancy, with offices in Cape Town and Johannesburg.

Job description:

  • Conduct desktop research, telephonic/Skype and face-to-face interviews
  • Write content for a range of marketing material, including online and print
  • Assist with management of the company website, social media platforms, conference event app and company newsletter
  • Write in-depth and summary articles for Trialogue’s flagship CSI publication and online knowledge-sharing platform
  • Liaise with event speakers and assist with event logistics as required

This role may require occasional travel to Johannesburg.

 

Required skills

  • Bachelor of Arts or Social Sciences degree
  • Excellent writing, editing and proofreading capabilities
  • Three to five years of experience in a communications/research and writing role
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Understanding of social development
  • Self-motivator who works well under pressure

 

Advantageous

  • Masters degree/academic research experience
  • Experience in CSI/development
  • Marketing/copy writing experience
  • Ability to interpret and analyse quantitative data

To apply for this position, please email a copy of your CV (maximum two pages), along with a motivation letter of no more than 500 words and two samples of your academic and feature writing (development writing and published work would be advantageous) to zdavids@trialogue.co.za.

Applications close 15 January 2017. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

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