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Account Manager – Marketing and Communications job – Market related salary – Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Permanent
  • Johannesburg
  • Jun 5, 2018

A communications powerhouse has a great job opportunity for an Account Manager in Johannesburg to efficiently lead the day-to-day management of client accounts. The Account Manager must be proactive, positive and solution-driven. You should enjoy a fast paced, team environment and be ready to stay aligned with client’s needs in an accurate, creative and timely manner

Your key job responsibilities as the Account Manager in Johannesburg:

  • Collaborating with sales teams and clients on campaign development, optimization and strategy
  • Take ownership of client needs and requests ensuring all campaign requirements are executed in a timely manner
  • Work proactively to retain lapsing accounts
  • Work with the agency’s digital sales management team to build retention plans and prevent client churn
  • Will be responsible for post-campaign analysis and reporting
  • Must become an expert on the agency’s digital offerings and developing and understanding media plans
  • Will work with the agency’s vendor partners to ensure accurate and timely execution of campaigns
  • Must be able to lead client meetings around project status and marketing plans
  • Will work with the agency’s digital sales coordinators to help them oversee smaller client campaigns
  • Other agency duties as assigned

Requirements for this Account Manager job in Johannesburg:

  • 5 years-experience at a digital marketing agency or publisher
  • 2-3 years-experience in senior level client relationships
  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Must have advanced knowledge of digital marketing products including outreach, social and web services
  • Experience with Google Analytics
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft office products
  • Must be organized, and excel at multi-tasking
  • Must be comfortable managing multiple campaigns simultaneously

If you meet the above requirements for this Account Manager job in Johannesburg, we would like to hear from you. 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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