Social Media Manager

We are looking for a motivated individual who is passionate about social media to join our team as a Social Media Manager. We are looking for someone who is creative, strategic and works well in a team.

There are a number of creative, analytical and managerial aspects to this role. Your responsibilities will revolve around organising and running marketing campaigns over social media platforms that promote and strengthen a brand’s marketing KPIs.

Job requirements:

  • A degree in communication, marketing, or social media
  • At least 2 years’ experience in digital marketing
  • Excellent knowledge of social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn
  • Experience using Facebook Ads Manager
  • Basic graphic design and copy writing skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient English Speaker
  • Demonstrable personal presence on various social media platforms

The applicant will have the responsibility of:

  • Developing new social media strategies and campaigns
  • Managing a budget to be spent on paid social media ads
  • Meeting with clients, pitching potential marketing campaigns
  • Collaborating with colleagues to ensure branding is consistent
  • Review analytics to assess success and recommend improvements for future content
  • Stay up to date with the latest social media best practices and technologies
  • Scheduling and planning content
  • Basic designing of social media posts
  • Maintaining community communication
  • Monitor and respond to comments and direct messages in a timely manner

Salary:

Between R14 000 and R 18 000 per month depending on experience. Preferably starting on 1 December or 1 January 2021.

Application process: 

You will be given a few small projects to make sure you fit the profile and understand what we are looking for:

Step 1:
Create a social media graphic for a local clothing brand. Write a short paragraph explaining how you will evaluate the success of the content.

 

Step 2:
Email the above task along with your CV and cover letter to [email protected] with the following subject line: Application: Social Media Manager

 

Step 3:

Selected applicants will be asked to find and caption 6 images.

*If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.