SEO Content Writer

At GLI, we encourage a culture of empowerment, creative expression and a positive work-life balance. We offer our employees flexible working hours, remote working options, and Medical Aid contributions.

If you’re a driven, vibrant individual, who has a passion for writing and is looking for challenging projects, then this is the place for you!

The purpose of the SEO Content Writer is to write for our client’s websites and products. The responsibilities for writing and publishing web content across web pages/blogs, and monitoring the responses and performance. 

Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Create 100% original content (no plagiarism or article spinning) for website, microsites, and follow best SEO writing practices in line with SEO manager direction.
  • Create SEO optimized content
  • Accurately perform research (when applicable).
  • Write in a style and tone similar to content published already by Client, or to write in accordance with Client’s instructions and/or style guide (or equivalent).
  • Perform any revisions or edits as required.
  • Editing and proofread any written collateral as needed.
  • Reporting on content creation to MIT Manager.
  • Upload and code articles via Backoffice system and advise translators once uploaded.
  • Assist the copywriter and retention teams with writing & editing creative materials for promotions, direct marketing (email, newsletter) when required.
  • Responsible for assisting in the achievement of revenue targets via SEO marketing initiatives.
  • Write, edit, and share documents through Google Drive/Docs.
  • Submit articles to Client by deadlines agreed upon per assignment.
  • Stay up to date with the ever-changing online environment – SEO and digital communication.

      Skills and Qualifications

      • Good working knowledge of SEO principles and how it applies to content marketing
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
      • Basic knowledge of HTML
      • Creativity & resourcefulness
      • Extreme attention to detail
      • The ability to multitask and adhere to deadlines
      • Flexibility to evolve strategies quickly & effectively
      • Experience in WordPress preferred
      • Knowledge of analytics tools like Google and Bing analytics.
        How Vacancies Work:
        Once we have received your resume, our HR Team will review it shortly. If you’ve reached the interview stage, you’ll then hear from us via email or phone within two weeks. Unfortunately, due to application volumes we can’t give feedback to all applicants. But be sure to keep an eye out, as new job opportunities are posted here regularly.



        OUR OFFICE

        Our office is ideally located in the Century City hub and we rub shoulders with the numerous companies that call it home.

        Right next to Canal Walk Shopping Centre, we have access to all the shops, restaurants and cafes you will ever need. Need to get some fresh air and sun at lunch time? A stroll around Intaka Island is a stones throw away from us.

        GIVE US A CALL:

        +27 21 422 2884


        [email protected]


        One on Estuaries, 2nd Floor,
        No 1 Oxbow Crescent, The Estuaries Way
        Century City, Cape Town,

        APPLY NOW

        Psst! If your skill set is aligned to what we’re looking for – Apply now!

        Please send the relevant information to [email protected]

        Please note we have a number of applicants applying for this position, and therefore we may not be able to contact all applicants individually so if you have not heard from us in 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful.