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Social Media Manager – Marketing and Communications job – R300 000 p/a – Cape Town, South Africa

  • Permanent
  • Cape Town
  • Jun 5, 2018

A leading media company has a great job opportunity for a Social Media Manager with a passion for sports to join their team in Cape Town. The Social Media Manager will be the primary point of contact for everything social and marketing related within the company

Your key job responsibilities as the Social Media Manager in Cape Town:

  • Manage social media presence (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, etc.)
  • Brainstorm, construct and execute creative new marketing campaigns
  • Develop company promotions, contests and sales ideas
  • Design and compose company email blasts, newsletters, postcards, apparel and other marketing/promotional materials
  • Create, update and maintain website content and homepage
  • Write company press releases
  • Pitch simulations and other content to sports writers, bloggers and personalities
  • Seek out exciting new partnerships and youthful marketing initiatives
  • Plan marketing events
  • Manage graphic artists and potential interns

Requirements for this Social Media Manager job in Cape Town:

  • Degree in marketing or media
  • Digital certifications preferred
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a Social Media Manager role
  • Top Notch Social Media Marketing Skills (Google Analytics, Facebook, Twitter, Snap Chat etc.)
  • Video shooting and editing skills for easy upload to social media channels
  • Strong writing skills
  • Passion for sports
  • Drivers licence and own car
  • Entrepreneurial energy and thinking pattern
  • Can possibly work remotely for part of the work week

If you meet the above requirements for this Social Media Manager job in Cape Town, 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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