Likeminds: Digital and Social Media Specialist

Our client, a well-established Telecommunications company, based in Durban, is looking to fill the position of Digital and Social Media Specialist

Minimum Requirements:

  • Grade 12
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Relevant Degree / Diploma in Sales & Marketing
  • Understanding of and experience in the Informal Sector
  • Exposure to digital marketing. and advertising
  • Telecommunications industry experience is advantageous
  • Strong analytical, organizational, and creative thinking skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills
  • The ability to work under pressure

Duties:

  • Building and promoting the company’s brands and presence in the market
  • Creating and driving the digital marketing strategy
  • Assisting in the recruitment of direct sales agents through focused advertising campaigns and information sharing sessions
  • Developing and introducing new products to the market
  • Researching and developing marketing opportunities and plans, understanding consumer requirements, identifying market trends, and suggesting system improvements to achieve the company’s marketing goals
  • Gathering, investigating, and summarizing market data and trends to drive strategy and sales plans
  • Prepare analytical / market data reports
  • Implementing new marketing and sales plans