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

Junior Graphic Designer - Ogilvy Healthworld

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 05/02/2016

Group Account Director Vodacom Brand - Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg

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

Account Director Vodacom Brand -Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg

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

Freelance Creative Team (ANC Elections Campaign) Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 26/01/2016

AdWords Account Manager Neo@Ogilvy Johannesburg

Business Unit: Neo@Ogilvy
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 20/01/2016

Junior Copywriter (Zoom)

Business Unit: Zoom Advertising
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 15/01/2016

Digital Artist / Creative Retoucher

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 14/01/2016

Art Buyer

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 11/01/2016

Digital Account Director

Business Unit: Gloo Cape Town
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 07/01/2016

Junior Art Director

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 07/01/2016

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

PR Account Manager (Freelance/ Perm)

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 04/01/2016

Business Unit Director (Alcohol Brand)

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 04/01/2016

Sr Account Manager / Account Director (Zambia)

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location:
Date Updated: 04/01/2016

Digital Strategy Commander

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 04/01/2016

Senior Strategic Planner x 2

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 04/01/2016

PHP Back-End Developer

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 04/01/2016

Finished Artist / Jr Art Director

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

Account Director (Kenya)

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 04/01/2016

Digital Junior Copywriter: Gloo@Ogilvy

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

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 Project Manager 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

Account Director: Ogilvy & Mather Durban

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Durban, KZN
Date Updated: 22/12/2015

Senior Copywriter: Geometry Global Johannesburg-Mpesa Account

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 17/12/2015

Senior Copywriter: Geometry Global Johannesburg-Sun International

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 17/12/2015

Senior Art Director: Geometry Global Johannesburg-Vodacom M-Pesa Account

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 17/12/2015

Mid Weight Art Director: Geometry Global Johannesburg - Vodacom Account

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 17/12/2015

Account Manager: Geometry Global Johannesburg - M-Pesa Vodacom Account

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 14/12/2015

Mid - Senior Strategist Ogilvy & Mather Durban

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Durban, KZN
Date Updated: 23/11/2015

Traffic Manager: Ogilvy & Mather Durban

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Durban, KZN
Date Updated: 23/11/2015

x2 Senior Account Managers/ Account Director

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 20/11/2015

Quality Assurance Manager: Gloo@Ogilvy

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

Mid Weight Strategist Ogilvy & Mather Durban

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Durban, KZN
Date Updated: 22/10/2015

Copywriter-Ogilvy & Mather Durban

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Durban, KZN
Date Updated: 06/10/2015

Art Director: Ogilvy & Mather Durban

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Durban, KZN
Date Updated: 06/10/2015

Account Manager-Ogilvy & Mather Durban

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Durban, KZN
Date Updated: 02/10/2015

Account Director Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg-SuperSport Account

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 16/09/2015

Digital Account Director - Gloo@Ogilvy

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

Assistant Creative Director

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 11/03/2015

Motion Graphics Designer

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 11/03/2015

Senior Account Executive

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 11/03/2015

Copywriter

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 11/03/2015

Strategic Planner

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 11/03/2015

PR Account Manager

Business Unit: Ogilvy Public Relations
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 11/03/2015

Account Manager

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 11/03/2015

Account Director

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 11/03/2015

Temp PA to the CFO - 5 month contract

Business Unit: O&M Corporate
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 25/11/2014

Freelance Account Director @ Geometry Global - 5 month contract

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Date Updated: 17/11/2014

Account Manager

Business Unit: O&M Agency
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 18/09/2014

Head of Development

Business Unit: OgilvyOne Worldwide
Location: Cape Town, WC
Date Updated: 07/08/2014


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