Job Openings Social Media Specialist

About the job Social Media Specialist

Job Overview

The Social Media Specialist is responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring the company's Social Media strategies in order to increase brand awareness, improve marketing efforts and increase sales. Duties include but is not limited to content and community management on all social media platforms. Functions will also include building content, active community engagement, analysing engagement data, identifying trends in customer interactions, and growing the online community.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Grade 12
  • Digital Marketing or Corporate Communications Degree/ Studying towards a relevant Business Degree or Diploma
  • Technical know-how on social media platforms and digital marketing
  • Minimum 5 years social media and/or digital marketing experience

Skills and Knowledge

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good understanding of graphic design principles
  • Innovative and creative
  • Proven ability to build social media communities
  • Ability to analyse and measure the success of campaigns
  • Natural ability for customer focus and excellent mannerism
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Strategic thinker
  • Strong attentiveness and listening skills
  • Good persuasion capability
  • Ability to multitask and operate under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong analytical and research ability to interpret data and trends
  • Impeccable time management proficiency
  • High level diligence with meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent problem-solving and negotiation skills
  • Intermediate user of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)