Job title: Senior Content Writer (Fintech)
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 3 to 5 years
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 25 July 2022
Job reference no: 2613238775

Job Description

Join a leading fintech investment company as their Senior Content Writer based in Johannesburg.

Be part of a dynamic team and enrich the marketing presence with articles and thought leadership pieces, marketing and product collateral, pitches, presentations and speechwriting copy.


  • Research industry-related topics (combining online sources, interviews, and studies)
  • Write clear marketing copy to promote our products and services
  • Prepare well-structured drafts
  • Proofread and edit copy supplied by other members of the team
  • Proofread your own work before submission
  • Coordinate with the design team to illustrate content
  • Conduct simple keyword research and use SEO guidelines to increase web traffic
  • Understanding of, and experience in, creating content for various social media platforms
  • Identify customers’ needs and gaps in their content and recommend new topics
  • Ensure all-around consistency (style, fonts, images, and tone)
  • Update website content as needed


  • Minimum 3 years’ proven work experience as a Content Writer, Journalist, or similar role
  • Technical writing experience in the financial industry would be highly advantageous
  • Experience doing research using multiple sources
  • Ability to break down complex concepts
  • Excellent command of the English language, especially the rules of syntax, punctuation and grammar
  • Excellent time management and the ability to stick to deadlines
  • Capacity to work on multiple writing projects simultaneously
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, Communications Studies or related field

Bonus skills

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • PR experience
  • Experience working on WordPress or other Communication Management Systems
  • Excellent creativity skills
  • Experience developing and executing email campaigns