Job title: Digital Content Manager (JHB OR CT)
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 3 to 5 years
Salary: R25000 to R30000
Job published: 16 March 2022
Job reference no: 1613270826

Job Description

If you are a dynamic young vibrant go-getter with high energy, a passion for marketing and an interest in interior design, then this is the job for you! 

You must have digital experience in social media management, SEO, AdWords and website content management.

You can be based in CT or Jo'burg. 

Marketing Assistant

  • Work alongside marketing executive to execute on marketing strategy
  • Interface with Project Managers and Design team to pull together content for use in social media
  • Work with social media agency to pull together content and ideas from designers
  • Understand site marketing requirements- get briefed from PM to assist with creating on-site presence
  • InDesign would be great – they could assist with small updates on creative elements internally
  • Maintain marketing workflow- getting shoots scheduled for completed jobs/ loading new images to websites
  • Strong copywriting skills to compile project descriptions and content across various platforms
  • Manage stock of marketing printed elements and where required brief in new items to be printed/ designed

Social Media Content

  • Perform research on current benchmark trends and audience preferences
  • Design and implement social media strategy to align with business goals
  • Set specific objectives and report on ROI
  • Generate, edit, publish and share engaging content daily (e.g. original text, photos, videos and news)
  • Monitor SEO and web traffic metrics
  • Google AdWords and Google Display experience
  • Collaborate with other teams, like marketing, sales and customer service to ensure brand consistency
  • Communicate with followers, respond to queries in a timely manner and monitor customer reviews
  • Oversee social media accounts’ design
  • Suggest and implement new features to develop brand awareness, like promotions and competitions
  • Stay up-to-date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools and applications

WordPress Speciality

  • Manage websites content – must work in WordPress and woocommerce an added plus
  • Required to update 3 websites on an ongoing basis – 3 are in WordPress
  • Update of products/ pricing/ content on all sites

Essential skills, behavior and knowledge required:

  • Excellent understanding of WordPress- must be able to edit website content
  • Ability to think strategically and commercially.
  • In-depth Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter understanding.
  • Comfortable with numbers, data and analytics.
  • High Attention to detail.
  • Deadline driven.
  • Able to work independently and within a team dynamic.
  • Knowledge of strategic social media practices.
  • Ability to take the lead and be resourceful in finding content opportunities.
  • Communicating with different areas of the business.
  • A problem solver that’s excited by a challenge.

Education and Experience:

  • Grade 12 (Senior Certificate).
  • Relevant tertiary education advantageous.
  • 3+ year’s WordPress experience/ digital with a desire to learn more about marketing
  • A proven ability to drive direction and alignment with large cross-functional teams.
  • Experience within an interior design environment advantageous.
  • Experience within an e-commerce and or retail environment is advantageous.
  • Copywriting experience advantageous.
  • InDesign experience advantageous