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Account Executive – Marketing and Communications job – R300 000 p/a – Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Permanent
  • Johannesburg
  • Aug 1, 2018

Would you like to work for an agency that translates brand values into meaningful messages that inspire action and social change? This agency has a great job opportunity for an Account Executive to join their team in Johannesburg. This job requires experience with the creation and implementation of communication strategies and plans, including the tactical execution of all associated communication products through a variety of conventional and digital channels

Your key job responsibilities as the Account Executive in Johannesburg will include:

  • Planning and preparing timelines, schedules and budget spreadsheets
  • Preparing monthly budget reports and invoices
  • Scheduling and attending or leading client meetings
  • Assisting senior staff with agendas, conference reports and meeting correspondence
  • Assisting in the preparation of strategic marketing plans and event plans
  • Developing creative briefs and communicating with creative team regarding strategy
  • Along with traffic manager, monitoring production schedules for timely delivery
  • Editing and comparative proofing on documents and presentations
  • Attending kickoffs with creative team
  • Reviewing and summarizing contract documentation

Requirements for this Account Executive job in Johannesburg:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3 – 5 years of relevant work experience, ideally in an advertising/marketing/PR agency environment
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Project management experience with integrated communications campaigns, including effective liaison with internal departments and media partners
  • Mastery of MS Office software, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

If you meet the above requirements for this Account Executive job in Johannesburg, please send your CV through to If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist

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