31 January 2020

Ginkgo Agency Internship Opportunity 2020

Ginkgo Agency has an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate to join their company as a Writer Intern at their offices in Cape Town.

Ginkgo Agency is built on a sense of purpose. We are a digital content agency driven to create communication solutions for those who require a compelling voice within the global landscape.
We place data-informed insight, forward-thinking distribution strategy and structured narrative formats at the foundation of our ideas and actions.

At the heart of our work is the intention to inspire generations through the power of positive story and contribute to a sense of global community.
If you:

  • are interested in telling stories in an authentic way
  • love writing and have a curious and innovative streak
  • pay close attention to detail and have a strong aversion to typos
  • can switch from writing in-depth profiles to social media captions
  • are interested in developing content for global clients and audiences
  • are keen to create media alongside talented photographers and filmmakers
  • enjoy a fast-paced environment that challenges you
  • also want to join an office where you can let loose, be yourself, and have fun
  • … then welcome to Ginkgo!

Role and responsibilities
  • Researching and pitching editorial content
  • Growing and developing a network of sources
  • Writing journalistic stories
  • Creating copy for social platforms
  • Pitching ideas and concepts for digital campaigns
  • Developing current stories and creative concepts
  • Email communication via MailChimp
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in copywriting, journalism, media studies, English
  • Ability to produce copy that is clear, concise, and error-free
  • Excellent grasp of the English language
  • Existing work that shows off your ability to create compelling copy across multiple platforms
  • *Shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a competency task.
Application process

If you wish to apply for this position please provide the following:
Letter of motivation outlining why you are the best person for the role and why you wish to work at Ginkgo Agency
CV with references
Examples of previous writing
Contact information including: cell number and email address to recruitment@ginkgoagency.com

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