Freelance Copywriter


Brief Introduction

Do you have a flair for words? Are you able to write for a variety of audiences? We are looking for copywriters to work on various communication materials (i.e: press releases, social media copies, email and newsletters, presentation decks, website copies, forms, project report, etc). Most of the deliverables will be tied to project implementation – requiring you to work with our group communications coordinator, various project leads, clients and partners. You must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines.

The Team

We are a young and ambitious team that aims to inspire community-driven action by leveraging the power of innovative problem-solving, creativity and technology. As part of this team, we are on the hunt for a self-motivated superhero, with an appetite for taking on real responsibility to assist in growing the business and extending our impact.

Job Description

The ideal candidate should be able to perform the following:

  • Participate in brainstorming sessions with the Biji-biji / Me.reka Comms Team, Project teams, graphic designers and photographers to pre-plan communications deliverables.
  • Work with a large team of project leads, project participants, partners, and clients to produce content that befits the theme, and meet project deliverables.
  • Produce high-quality content, elevating our brands and showcasing the work we do to current and potential clients, funders and partners.
  • Produce content that is highly engaging, shareable, and suitable to be published on media platforms.
  • Assist with other creative processes, such as in choosing the right photographs, videos, quotes, graphics, and other visual elements featured on our communication materials.
  • Conduct independent primary and secondary research (interviews, in-person meetings, literature reviews, etc.).
  • Work with creative professionals, such as graphic designers and photographers, to plan marketing projects and campaigns.
  • Write clear, compelling copy for various mediums (e.g. social media, newsletters, press releases, emails, etc.).
  • Edit and proofread copy as needed.

Job Requirements

  • BSC/BA in Marketing, English, Journalism or related field.
  • Proven experience as a copywriter or related role.
  • Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills.
  • Creativity, teamwork, and collaborative spirit.
  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills.


Overall, we’re hoping that you are stout and undaunted at effectively dealing with ad-hoc challenges, composed in pressing situations, be flexible with last-minute changes, and still rock a positive attitude throughout your journey as a changemaker!