Mid-Weight BTL Art Director & Copywriter Team: Hot International Agency – Johannesburg

A highly awarded and growing international ad agency is on the lookout for a mid-weight Below-the-Line Art Director & Copywriter team to join the studio of their Joburg office. The successful team will get the superb opportunity to work on a variety of exciting brands spanning the financial, lifestyle, hospitality and entertainment industries! We’re looking for a passionate and driven creative team to take their brands to the next level. This is a super opportunity to grow your portfolios while working with the best of the best at one of SA’s fastest growing international agencies. We’re looking for true BTL superstars with ad agency experience that includes Promotions, long copy, Activations and Experiential. Go on show us your portfolios.



  • Work together to develop an overall concept that communicates to a target audience within the scope of the brand and creative brief supplied
  • Art Director: conceptualise ideas and designs, formulating artwork and storyboards based on the client’s specifications
  • Copywriter: writing top quality scripts, concept statements, long copy, body copy, pay-off lines etc.
  • Develop top quality BTL advertising and promotional campaigns within the parameters of the client brief
  • Craft concepts into original, relevant and impactful communications; follow through to the completion of the job whilst maintaining explicit attention to detail and adhering to project timelines


The successful candidates must have/be:

  • Relevant advertising portfolio
  • 4-5 years as an Art Director/Copywriter at a reputable Advertising Agency
  • Art Director: Tertiary Qualification in Art Direction, Design, Packaging/Art Theory (or similar)
  • Copywriter: Post-graduate degree or National Diploma (or similar), specialising in Copywriting
  • Conceptual ability and solid design/writing skills with a portfolio that demonstrates this (ideally award winning)
  • Mac proficiency (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Freehand)
  • Integrity, energy and creativity
  • Self-disciplined with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure in a close knit team environment


Previously disadvantaged candidates will be given preference.

*Should you not receive a response within one week, please consider your application unsuccessful.


City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Level: Mid
Remuneration: Negotiable
Reference Number: #Tam208
Didn't find a suitable vacancy today?
Send your CV anyway - something will come in tomorrow!

Job Application Form