5PM B.V. - senior creative in cape town
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senior creative in cape town

On-site
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
South Africa

Job description

Are you an experienced creative video creator? Do you speak fluent English? Then we should get to know each other!
As a Senior Creative at team5pm in Cape Town, you are the creative owner of projects and responsible from treatment to final delivery. Your role goes beyond providing creative input; it's about finding the right words, crafting an effective script, and creating a story that exceeds our clients' expectations. You'll ensure the quality of the produced content and verify that it aligns with the creative concept.

Additionally, you'll be responsible for creating the shotlist for filming days. During production, you may act as a director. You'll be present on filming days to oversee quality and content and resolve any unforeseen issues. In the post-production, you have an active role in the edit.

Another crucial aspect of your role is actively coaching and developing team members in the (post-production) studio. You'll offer support, guidance, and feedback to editors to strengthen their skills and competencies.

So who are we?
We are team5pm! A full-service video agency and strategic video partner for brands and publishers. Offering in-house strategy, content creation, paid and organic distribution and research - all based on data - our goal is to innovate how businesses use video. With offices in Amsterdam, Cape Town, Stockholm, and Warsaw, our team of more than 100 video experts has a global network with national and international clients (such as Prime Video, GAMMA, KPN and bol). Our video cases have won awards from (inter)national award shows, such as The Webby Awards, The Global Search Awards and The European Video Awards. Read here all about team5pm, our (inter)national customers, and your potentially new colleagues!

Job requirements

Here’s what you’ll bring as our dream Senior Creative in Cape Town:

  • 7+ years of relevant agency experience, preferably at a video or advertising agency;
  • Experience in leadership and strong communication skills;
  • Strong people skills;
  • Extensive experience in post-production and editing;
  • Excellent writing skills with a passion for crafting engaging and persuasive content;
  • A keen sense of language and storytelling, including narrative structures, character development, and creating tension arcs;
  • A creative mind for original concepts and innovative storytelling techniques;
  • Analytical thinking for optimizing content strategies;
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken;
  • You are Cape Town based.


What do you get in return?

A job at a no-nonsense video agency. We don't like complications, but we do value initiative and responsibility. We believe in trying a lot and learning quickly. We enjoy spending time together. We don't like standing still and we like to celebrate our successes. We believe that the success of team5pm is directly dependent on your development. Working in a dedicated team allows for ample feedback and personal growth. Development is not optional for us: we expect you to be eager to take steps forward.

Our team5pm core values
It is no coincidence that our name starts with 'team'. We wouldn't be anywhere without you, our talented specialist. You are the backbone of everything we do. We want to help you become the best. And you can only be the best if you can be yourself. This means that we work based on these core values:

Combining these guiding principles with innovative methods, the coolest clients and some occasional fun is what working at team5pm is all about.


Are you excited after reading this job vacancy? Then apply to become our new Senior Creative in Cape Town!

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