TV Production Company Wants a Promo Writer-Producer

Real Writing Gig Available Dept: This one’s for you – if you’re willing to relocate to South Africa. Oh, no, wait – it’ll be even better if, you know, you already live there.

Anyway, we love the writing of this ad:


Promo Producer/Writer

Remuneration: negotiable Basic salary
Location: Johannesburg, Randburg
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Mid/Senior
Type: PermanentContract

Job description

Ok, so you have creative vision, an eye for detail, a passion for television, a clapper board your mom gave you for your 11th birthday and an internal V8 engine that burns midnight oil on a regular basis – that’s just great.
But can you make it all come together in a way that’s both entertaining and informative?

Here’s the deal…

Studio Zoo is a busy TV production company in Randburg specialising in the production of TV promos for a well-known broadcaster.
We’re looking for a hardworking, insanely creative, driven and dependable person with exceptional writing and concept skills to join our dynamic, talented and award-winning team of promo producers.


• Three years plus television production experience
• Must have an exceptional talent for quirky, clever concepts and writing
• Qualification or experience in short form scriptwriting or copywriting a bonus
• Must be proficient in English and a spelling genius
• Must be able read a brief, live it, apply it and make it a reality
• Must be a supportive team player – making coffee for co-workers counts too
• Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
• Computer literate and Google savvy
• The ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
• Task orientated, self-motivated and disciplined
• Good communication skills – will be required to work closely with the creative team and clients
• Must be able to think creatively and act professionally
• Capable of driving the creation and conceptualisation of a promo through the entire production process to final delivery
• Experienced in all stages of post-production
• Creative portfolio and /or show reel would be a plus

Email your CV to using the subject line PRODUCER BIZCOM
Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not hear from us within 14 days.
Posted on 21 May 13:26

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Studio Zoo