Public Relations Copywriter

FusionDesign, Cape Town requires a PR Copywriter for West Coast Way, Syzygy Social PR, including FusionDesign clients.

We require an experienced communications specialist to join our team to fulfil the role of a content writer for promotions, news, press releases, informational articles, mailers and social media. You will report to the PR Professional, Creative Director & Production Manager.


  • Must be proficient in and have English as first language
  • 2 – 5 years' experience in a Journalism/Public Relations 
  • Suitable Copywriting Qualifications
  • Ability to prepare content across Media – Traditional to Digital Media
  • Exceptional verbal, writing, editing and proofreading skills
  • Creative thinker but Organised


  • Knowledge of Digital Marketing
  • Experience in WordPress, Canva, PPC, Mailchimp
  • Dealing with Media 
  • Managing Databases


  • Proofreading/Quality Assurance of Multi-Media Content
  • Edit Supplied Content for Grammar, Consistency & Fact Checking
  • Write Articles with Attention-Grabbing Headlines
  • Understand and Adhere to good PR practices
  • Translate complex supplied content into digestible, "plain language"
  • Ability to meet deadlines, be organised, analytical and dynamic
  • Curious and interest in tourism, destination marketing and digital PR
  • Interpret project briefs to develop a strategic writing approach
  • Grasp audience profiles and develop a concept, tone and style that is in line with a target audience
  • Happens seldom, but must be able to travel

Send a CV with a Portfolio of Published Work – showing experience in Journalism/Press Release Writing to

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