Careers

“If you always hire people who are bigger than you are, we shall become a company of giants” - David Ogilvy

At Ogilvy & Mather, we’re passionate about liberating the talent of people who work for us. The strength of our reputation lies in the collective skills and talents of the individuals we employ and as the number one marketing and communications firm in South Africa, we encourage these individuals to bring their ideas, experiences and perspectives to the workplace without regard to their race, gender, religion, ethnic or cultural background, generation, disability, age, appearance or sexual orientation.

Additionally, we strive to live up to our founder’s vision of providing world-class training and career development for talent. For an overview of our Learning & Development programmes, click here.

For employment opportunities within South Africa:

Ogilvy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Openings

ATL & Retail Account Manager:

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 12/07/2016

Creative Director Gloo @ Ogilvy

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 07/07/2016

Account Manager: Geometry Global

Business Unit: Geometry Global
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 05/07/2016

Account Executive: Ogilvy Healthworld

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 04/07/2016

Senior Conceptual Copywriter: Geometry Global Johannesburg

Business Unit: Geometry Global
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 21/06/2016

Chief Accountant of Shared Service Centre: Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 14/06/2016

Account Manager (Retail / FMCG)

Business Unit: Zoom Advertising
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 14/06/2016

Account Executive (Geometry Global)

Business Unit: Geometry Global
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 13/06/2016

Senior Account Manager / Account Director (FMCG/ Fashion brands)

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 07/06/2016

PR Account Manager / Jr PR Account Director

Business Unit: Ogilvy Public Relations
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 31/05/2016

Retoucher / 3D Artist

Business Unit: RedWorks
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 23/05/2016

Group Account Director (Financial Services)

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 18/05/2016

Planning Director: Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 17/05/2016

Mid-weight Art Director (Geometry Global)

Business Unit: Geometry Global
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 16/05/2016

Junior Digital Designers Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 16/05/2016

Digital Art Director Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 16/05/2016

Freelance Mid to Senior Creative Team Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 16/05/2016

Senior Art Director: Ogilvy Africa

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 13/05/2016

Senior Digital Account Manager Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 10/05/2016

Digital Account Director Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 10/05/2016

Head of Traffic

Business Unit: Geometry Global
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 06/05/2016

Programmatic Campaign Manager-Display/Social

Business Unit: Neo@Ogilvy
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 28/04/2016

Digital Account Executive X2 (Gloo@Ogilvy)

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 26/04/2016

Senior Strategic Planner

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 24/04/2016

Software Developer Gloo@Ogilvy Cape Town

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 22/04/2016

Senior Account Director - Ogilvy Africa

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 15/04/2016

Digital Account Director Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 12/04/2016

Digital Group Account Director Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 12/04/2016

Technical QA Tester Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 30/03/2016

Senior Developer - Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 17/03/2016

Account Director - Neo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 07/03/2016

Account Director (Neo@Ogilvy)

Business Unit: Neo@Ogilvy
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 03/03/2016

Data Analyst Gloo@Ogilvy Johannesburg

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 26/02/2016

Communications Assistant / Account Manager: Ogilvy & Mather South Africa

Business Unit: O&M Corporate
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 09/02/2016

Junior Developer: Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 05/01/2016

.Net Developer @ Strike Media CT

Business Unit: Strike Media
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 04/01/2016

Junior Creative: Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 22/12/2015

Senior Creative: Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 22/12/2015

Digital Account Director: Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 22/12/2015

Quality Assurance Manager: Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 19/11/2015

Digital Account Director - Gloo@Ogilvy

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 30/03/2015


The Ogilvy Graduate Programme

OGP

The Ogilvy Graduate Programme (OGP) was established to find the best talent among final year creative and marketing students at four carefully selected tertiary institutions. Those we believe suit our needs and show potential for the kind of ground breaking ideas that can define the future of our industry, will be offered a job, kicking off with a six-month training and rotation programme and a full bursary for their final year of study. For more info go to http://ogilvygp.co.za

Internships

The Ogilvy Internship Programme is a great chance to learn, and get to grips with how an agency works. You'll gain untold experience and have the rare opportunity to learn from some of the most talented people at Ogilvy & Mather South Africa. To apply to be an intern at O&M, please contact a relevant office: Johannesburg: careers.jhb@ogilvy.co.za Applications for Johannesburg candidates have now closed. Cape Town: careers.ctn@ogilvy.co.za Applications for Cape Town candidates are still open! Click here to download the application form for the 2015 programme. Durban: careers.dbn@ogilvy.co.za