Social Media Manager

A little about the role

We offer remote working, flexi-time opportunities in Social Media and Digital Marketing Management. We are an award winning South African based organisation supplying international SMEs (small to medium businesses) and entrepreneurs with digital marketing services, virtually. We are a fast-growing business with an international client base and a reputation for providing exceptional quality service and having extraordinary employees! We’re passionate about adding people that want to be part of a fun, flexible, values-based company. We’re an innovative organization, with a strong focus on employee well-being and culture. Our hiring philosophy is focused on individual values and how you will fit into our culture and team. With the right people, we believe anyone has room to grow within our company.

We are offering a remote working opportunity for a Social Media Manager to join our team. This is an amazing opportunity to further your career, collaborate with top talent and work for international clients across a wide range of exciting industries.

Be Brave | Work+Life | Grow

The skills we need

  • You have a high-level understanding of social media, you know Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram inside out.

  • You love social media and are passionate about making it a tool for good.

  • You love creating unique content, that thrills and engages audiences.

  • You are a social media chameleon! You are able to manage multiple social media accounts, keeping “on brand” from account to account.

  • You should be comfortable discussing social media strategies and talking clients through social media reports on an ongoing basis.

  • You have a good understanding of SEO and web traffic metrics.

  • Experience with doing audience and buyer persona research.

  • Good understanding of social media KPIs.

  • Knowledge of third-party software (e.g. Hootsuite, SproutSocial or equivalent) to measure the effectiveness of social activity.

  • You should be extremely self-sufficient and able to make decisions on your own.

Your day-to-day

  • Develop creative and clever social media marketing strategies as well as set objectives to increase brand awareness and drive engagement.

  • Manage all social media platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn Twitter, Pinterest, Google + and Instagram for our clients.

  • Creating social media content calendars that integrate with marketing timelines.

  • Plan content and delivery using tools like Hootsuite and Asana to manage multiple social media channels.

  • Liaise with clients via telephone, email, conference calls etc. on a regular basis.

  • Identifying digital marketing / social media trends and being able to apply them to clients’ accounts.

  • Researching the digital marketing / social media industry, competitors and presenting it to clients.

  • Efficient reporting that offers thoughtful insight and recommendations.

  • Collaborating with other departments of the business.

The non-negotiables

  • South Africa Citizenship or valid work visa is essential.

  • Fluency in spoken and written English is essential.

  • Minimum of 2 years relevant work experience in a similar position.

  • Diploma or degree in Communications, PR, Digital Marketing or Marketing advantageous.

  • Working PC/laptop.

  • Secure and reliable internet connection.

Work-life at OS Digital

Who are we? Oh, just Africa’s fastest-growing digital agency, quietly
revolutionising the digital marketing space.

OS Digital is comprised of committed, remote teams with a focus on
flexible work-life balance. Our global client base allows us to create
award-winning work across a variety of exciting industries.

Since 2013, we’ve perfected the art of bringing together expert skills and
passionate people, forming our magical OS Digital formula. Now, we invite
you to come and join the revolution.

Want to join our digital clan?

We’re looking for great humans as much as we
are kick-ass skills and talent.

If you feel you have what it takes and like the
look of our company culture, fill in the form to
begin the application process.

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