Jenna Gradidge





  • Audience Insights
  • Conceptual and Creative Thinking
  • Analysis and Research
  • Empathy
  • Scripting
  • Radio TV Commercials
  • Blogging
  • Content Creator
  • Holistic Design Approach
  • Art Direction and Copywriting

Work history


Digital Account Manager

Confab Media

Feb 2016 - Sep 2016
  • Durban, South Africa
  • Freelance
  • Involved in conceptualising digital campaigns, writing of newsletters, general content, mailers and website copy. Creation of graphics and general management for a number of various social media accounts for leading South African brands such as the Billabong Ballito Pro surf contest, Jacksonville Coffee and SMG MINI.


Creative Intern

King James

Nov 2015 - Dec 2015
  • Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Internship
  • Completed my year end internship at an acclaimed agency in Johannesburg. Exposed and worked on brands such as iStore, SABC 3, 5fm, Mrs. Balls Chutney, Status Deodorant, Sanlam, MAN Trucks, Tiger Brands.



BA in Creative Brand Communications

Vega School of Brand Leadership

Feb 2013 - Mar 2016
  • Durban, South Africa



ADC Portfolio Night All-Star Johannesburg

The Art Directors Club

  • Each Portfolio Night All-Star was flown to New York City, where we joined all of the other All-Stars at the ADC Gallery to collaborate on a real-world global brand brief. We were placed in teams and in collaboration with Twitter, we had to create a campaign for the Italian drink, Aperol Spritz, targeting the American market.


Vega Red Pencil Copywriting Award

Vega School of Brand Leadership

  • The best student of each discipline is awarded with the red pencil.


D&AD New Blood Yellow Pencil Nominee 2015