Career - Social Media Manager

Position: Social Media Manager
Location: Maitland, Cape Town
We seek a highly talented Social Media Manager to join our team. Candidate must be passionate about innovation, thrive in a fast-paced environment and eager to contribute to our hyper-growth journey. Please note, no remote positions are available, candidates must be based in Cape Town. Remuneration is market related.

Duties & Responsibilities:
Develop and implement dynamic social media strategies that aligns with company goals
Create engaging content to captivate audiences across various social media platforms, including but not limited Facebook, Instagram, X, and TikTok and Pinterest
Publishing of all content across the company social media platforms
Working closely with our in-house videographer on conceptualising ideas for social media content for Instagram Reels and Tiktoks
A good working knowledge of Facebook Business Manager, as well as experience with X, Instagram, LinkedIn, TikTok, YouTube and Pinterest in a business capacity
Monitor social media trends and competitor activity to identify opportunities for growth
and innovation
Manage social media advertising campaigns and performance tracking
Analyse social media metrics, evaluate the effectiveness of campaigns and recommend improvements
Stay updated on industry best practices and emerging platforms to ensure progressive strategies
Build relationships with influencers and industry partners to boost our brand reach
If required, respond promptly and professionally to customer inquiries and comments on social media platforms
Assist and support the Senior Brand Manager in other marketing initiatives and projects as needed
Conduct market research to identify trends, popular social media topics, electronic commerce trends, market opportunities or competitor performance
Desired Experience & Requirements:
Tertiary qualification with 3-5 years’ experience in social media management or digital marketing
Demonstrated success in planning and executing social media campaigns
Familiarity with social media advertising and budget management
Proficiency in social media management tools and analytics platforms.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Graphic design or video editing skills are advantageous
Creative and critical thinker with a strong eye for detail and aesthetics
Data-driven mindset with the ability to analyse and interpret social media metrics.
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
Understanding of e-commerce and online retail trends is a plus
If you have the required skills and a passion for social media, please complete the application form.