Social media and content manager - Somerset West

2019/05/21 10:49:21 AM
Position: Social media and content manager
Area: Somerset-West– Western Cape
Industry: National retail company
Salary: R15 000 – R18 000 p/m negotiable on experience (pension benefits)
Type: Permanent position
CV deadline: 17 May 2019

• Send certified Matric certificate, ID copy and highest qualification with application
• Provide a clear motivation for the position
• If no feedback received after two weeks after deadline date, then consider the application as not successful

Overall role: To manage social media account, create text, images & video & ensure high level of customer engagement

Requirements, skills and experience
• Suitable qualification in communication
• 3-4 Years working exp as a Social media manager
• Sound exp in content management
• MS Office: Word/ PowerPoint & WordPress exp
• Excellent copywriting skills
• Good organisational & time management skills
• Able to deliver creative content (text, image & video)
• Knowledge of online marketing channels
• Familiar with design
• Strong communication skills on all levels


• Do research on benchmark trends & audience preferences
• Design& implement social media strategy to align with business goals
• Set specific objectives & report on ROI
• Generate, edit, publish & share content daily (e.g. photos, text, videos & news)
• Liaise with marketing & retails teams
• Communicate with followers, respond to queries & monitor customer reviews on various platforms
• Implement new features to develop brand awareness like competitions & promotions
• Stay updated with current technology, social media trends, design tools & applications
• Manage social media advertising: Facebook, Twitter & Instagram ads etc.
• Manage content across platforms incl. emails & social media
• Increase social media following
• Track web analytics to determine content engagement levels
• Create a regular publishing schedule for the blog
• Use best suited tools to manage content

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