Content Writer (remote)

Here at Ruby Digital we’re always looking for talented people to work with. If you’re passionate about digital marketing and committed to furthering your career in an agency that’s equally committed to helping you realize your full potential, then we’d like to hear from you!
Come make history with the brightest, most curious people from every discipline. 10 years in and we’ve only just begun.

(When you apply, please include the words “I want to work for Ruby Digital because …” in your cover letter and explain the exact reasons that you have. Any applicants that do not include this will not be considered.)

Correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

How to apply: Simply submit the position you’re applying for, your personal details, your CV and cover letter on this form and we will be in touch.

About us

Ruby Digital exceptional team of online marketing solutions specialists at South Africa’s most visible and 5-Star rated multi-award-winning “digital marketing agency.”

We help ambitious companies Grow Their Revenue Online.

We have proven results in competitive markets, in 15 countries across 4 continents, particularly in the United Kingdom, North America, EMEA and Australia – with over 10 years experience and earned results in a variety of competitive industries, from iGaming, eCommerce, Online Tourism to Education.

We are all about delivering lasting value and ROI to our clients as well as continuously in RND to find the next best digital solution for our clients.
Our team of dynamic, passionate specialists ensures clear, honest and tangible results online.

Our Values

At Ruby Digital
Solutions are us and;
we are better together,
we are lifelong learners,
we are practical optimists,
we are high-achievers,
we are revolutionists.

About you

You will be a great fit if:

You keep up-to-date with the latest news and insights from the online content creation industry
Are able to develop and create unique digital content that can be used across multiple digital platforms.

You show up on time, pay attention to details, think on your feet, ask for help when you need it, and consistently demonstrate respect for others

About the role

Ruby Digital is looking for a Content writer to join our team.

  • You will work on a diverse range of clients, delivering measurable return on investment and organic growth.
  • You will work alongside SEO specialists, developers, social media managers and Google Ad experts to optimize the online presence of these clients.
  • Ruby Digital is a great place to work, with flexi-hours and the ability to do interesting work with varied clients.


  • Keyword research and content development for SEO. This may include blog posts, outreach articles, landing page copy, long-form web content, Meta descriptions and title tags
  • Ensure content is delivered on time with no grammatical and spelling errors
  • Manage content deadlines set according to the client’s content calendar
  • Work with Performance team to ensure that content is created according to SEO best practice
  • Write persuasive ad copy for Paid advertising (Google Search ads, Google Display and Paid Social ads)
  • Writing engaging content for various social networks, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram
  • Optimising social media copy (language, tone, message) based on our target audience’s behaviours
  • Writing newsletters and mailers for email marketing
  • Work under pressure and be fully adaptable to the ever-changing world of digital marketing
  • Contribute on an ongoing basis to the Ruby Digital blog
  • Provide strategic input to the growth team for new client quotes.

Attributes & Requirements

  • Passion for digital marketing and creating meaningful content
  • You’re experienced with writing for SEO and understand how it applies to content marketing
  • You pay meticulous attention to detail and produce error-free writing
  • Excellent spelling and grammar
  • Working knowledge of copywriting for social media
  • Able to always find a new angle when writing about the same topic
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Awesome organizational skills and able to manage deadlines
  • A willingness to take ownership of the work
    Hard work ethic and self-starter
  • Computer literacy (Microsoft Word/Google Docs and Excel/Google Sheets)
  • Experience in an agency environment advantageous
  • Your own laptop/Desktop computer
  • Ability and passion to educate and share industry knowledge with less experienced team members
  • Demonstrate resourcefulness and the initiative to lead advanced projects
  • Comfortable with various CMS platforms and the ability to troubleshoot and solve various issues common with these systems


Diploma Level Education and minimum 2 years experience in an agency environment


  • Competitive remuneration Package
  • Work with an exceptional team of online marketing solutions specialists at South Africa’s most visible and 5-Star rated multi-award-winning “digital marketing agency.”
  • Remote working position
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Bi-weekly virtual braais
  • Monthly Social events (In Cape Town)

Job Type: Fixed-salary Permanent position (3 month probation)

How to apply

Simply submit the position you're applying for, your personal details, your CV and cover letter on this form and we will be in touch.

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