Content Director

Cape Town
Full time

About Jincom:

With a mission to improve peoples’ lives by ensuring they understand critical information, Jincom helps clients improve their environment health and safety by simplifying, visualising, and digitising critical business processes. Our solutions range from simple visualisations, think aeroplane safety cards, to using sophisticated cutting-edge virtual reality technology.  

Guided by our values of growing our people, always moving forward, striving to be world class, and putting people at the centre of what we do, Jincom has built a fast-growing digital company with headquarters in Ireland and a creative studio in Cape Town. The studio comprises technical writers, illustrators, designers, animators, and translators who transform clients’ detailed technical documents into rich and powerful visual communications.

To support our growth Jincom is looking for a Content Director to manage the studio of 25 specialist writers, designers, illustrators & animators. Supported by the department heads for content, illustration, and design, ensure all creative deliverables are the highest possible quality and simplified as much as possible.

What you’ll do:

  • Direct our content and creative to deliver what our clients need.
  • Review key briefs and provide guidance to the creative teams on how to approach jobs.
  • Critically review all creative scripts, edits, and layouts to ensure our work is of the highest possible quality, technically correct, and highly simplified.
  • Develop new creative products and services.
  • Support the CEO and Client Service Director develop proposals and presentations in response to new client requests and RFQ’s.
  • Improve internal quality review processes.
  • Mentor our creative team.

What we’re looking for:

  • 3+ years in a relevant senior role like Creative Director, Content Officer or Editor.
  • Experience in direct management of creative teams.
  • Ability to translate complex content into simplified, logical, visual structures.
  • Not afraid of getting close to highly technical content.
  • Good people skills.
  • Knowledge and experience with digital systems and platforms.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Being able to work to timelines and under pressure.
  • Ability to take initiative.
  • Forward thinker with an ability to see potential opportunities with our clients.

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