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Digital Account Manager
Johannesburg
Digital Account Manager
We seek a results-oriented Digital Account Manager to join our dynamic marketing team. In this pivotal role, you'll become a trusted advisor, crafting and executing data-driven digital strategies that elevate our client's online presence and propel their business goals.

As a passionate client visionary, you'll translate needs into actionable digital roadmaps, becoming a strategic mastermind who understands the designs and execution of multi-channel campaigns across diverse platforms. Embracing data as your guiding light, you'll analyze performance, discuss optimization strategies for continuous improvement, and build strong, collaborative relationships with clients, fostering trust and open communication. A true trendsetter, you'll constantly seek innovative approaches and industry trends, staying ahead of the digital curve to ensure our clients' success.

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Role Description:
We seek a results-oriented Digital Account Manager to join our dynamic marketing team. In this pivotal role, you'll become a trusted advisor, crafting and executing data-driven digital strategies that elevate our client's online presence and propel their business goals.

As a passionate client visionary, you'll translate needs into actionable digital roadmaps, becoming a strategic mastermind who understands the designs and execution of multi-channel campaigns across diverse platforms. Embracing data as your guiding light, you'll analyze performance, discuss optimization strategies for continuous improvement, and build strong, collaborative relationships with clients, fostering trust and open communication. A true trendsetter, you'll constantly seek innovative approaches and industry trends, staying ahead of the digital curve to ensure our clients' success.


Skills, Competence, and Experience:
  • A bachelor's degree in marketing, communication, or a related field (a digital marketing certification is a plus!).
  • Minimum 5  years of experience as a Senior Digital Account Manager or similar role. 
  • Comprehensive understanding of digital best practices, marketing strategies, and social media management.
  • Proficiency in social media and digital platforms (e.g., Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, email marketing etc).
  • Mastery of digital marketing tools.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, fostering positive client relationships.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, embracing pressure and managing time effectively.

Management Level:
Senior
Day to day responsibilities:
  • Determining client needs by conducting in-person or electronic meetings to outline their digital goals.
  • Understanding and collaborating in the development and implementation of comprehensive digital strategy for assigned clients.
  • Overseeing the client's online presence and identifying areas of improvement.
  • Presenting effective social media strategies and training to clients when needed.
  • Analyzing the effectiveness of digital strategies by tracking metrics such as customer conversion rates and cost-per-click etc.
  • Creating and maintaining positive, long-term relationships with clients to build trust.
  • Writing reports on performance on a monthly or weekly basis.
  • Acting as a point of contact for clients to address any digital management queries or concerns.
  • Keeping abreast with the digital industry.

Client:
Nerdware
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Senior Digital Copywriter
Johannesburg
Senior Digital Copywriter
We seek a Senior Copywriter to orchestrate impactful marketing content across various channels. You'll spearhead original copy and slogans for campaigns, refine junior writers' work, and ensure a consistent brand voice online. We encourage you to apply if you excel at weaving informative and engaging narratives, possess web content experience, and have an outstanding portfolio (of published pieces) showcasing your skill.
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Role Description:
We seek a Senior Copywriter to orchestrate impactful marketing content across various channels. You'll spearhead original copy and slogans for campaigns, refine junior writers' work, and ensure a consistent brand voice online. We encourage you to apply if you excel at weaving informative and engaging narratives, possess web content experience, and have an outstanding portfolio (of published pieces) showcasing your skill.
Skills, Competence, and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, Marketing, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in copywriting, preferably in an agency or marketing environment.
  • Proven portfolio of successful copywriting campaigns and projects across various industries.
  • Familiarity with industry-specific style guides and best practices.
  • Knowledge of digital marketing strategies and trends.
  • Experience with social media platforms, SEO, and content management systems.
  • Strong understanding of consumer behavior and market trends.
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and deliver results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, with an eye for detail and grammar.
  • Exceptional storytelling abilities, with a flair for crafting engaging narratives.
  • Solid understanding of brand identity, target audience, and effective messaging.
  • Familiarity with technology terminology and the ability to communicate complex ideas simply and persuasively.
  • Strong research and analytical skills to support data-driven content strategies.
  • Proficiency in grammar, punctuation, and style guidelines.
  • Ability to adapt to different brand voices and writing styles.
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and a passion for innovation and creativity.
  • Ability to work well in a team and independently, with excellent time management skills.
  • Deadline-driven with a can-do attitude.
  • Proactive and adaptable mindset, thriving in a fast-paced environment.

Management Level:
Senior
Day to day responsibilities:
  • Create compelling and imaginative copy for various marketing materials, including advertisements, websites, social media posts, email campaigns, video scripts, product descriptions, and blog articles. Media release copywriting is a requirement.
  • Work closely with the marketing team to comprehend project requirements, target audience, and brand guidelines to produce impactful and relevant content.
  • Conduct comprehensive research on industry trends, products, services, target audiences, and competitors to stay current and ensure that the copy is accurate and competitive.
  • Write persuasive and engaging copy that effectively conveys key messages and promotes brand awareness, customer engagement, and conversions.
  • Review and refine copy to ensure accuracy, clarity, consistency, and brand voice and guidelines adherence.
  • Collaborate with designers, content creators, and other stakeholders to produce cohesive and visually appealing content that aligns with the overall marketing strategy.
  • Keep up-to-date with industry best practices, emerging trends, and new technologies to continuously improve copywriting skills and contribute innovative ideas.
  • Manage multiple projects concurrently while meeting deadlines and ensuring high-quality deliverables.
  • Mentor junior copywriters by providing constructive feedback and helping them develop their skills.

Client:
Nerdware
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Paid Media Specialist
Johannesburg
Paid Media Specialist
Our company is on the hunt for a top-performing sales representative to crush goals and dominate the industry. You'll be in charge of generating leads, delivering stellar sales presentations, and negotiating contracts with potential clients. We're looking for someone with a killer sales instinct and an unbeatable level of charisma. Experience in sales is a must, so if you're ready to take your career to the next level, apply now and join our winning team!
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Role Description:
Our company is on the hunt for a top-performing sales representative to crush goals and dominate the industry. You'll be in charge of generating leads, delivering stellar sales presentations, and negotiating contracts with potential clients. We're looking for someone with a killer sales instinct and an unbeatable level of charisma. Experience in sales is a must, so if you're ready to take your career to the next level, apply now and join our winning team!
Skills, Competence, and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, economics, or related fields is a plus.
  • Experience in sales is a must (digital marketing and software development preferred.)
  • Understanding of the sales process and dynamics.
  • A commitment to excellent customer service.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Superb interpersonal skills, including the ability to quickly build rapport with both customers and suppliers.
  • Experience using computers for a variety of tasks.
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Able to work comfortably in a fast-paced environment.

Management Level:
Senior
Day to day responsibilities:
  • Strategizing: Develop high-level media strategies, focusing on innovative approaches to maximize campaign performance and meet client objectives.
  • Implementing Campaigns: Execution of digital marketing campaigns, including paid search, display, video, and social media channels.
  • Campaign Management: Handle the day-to-day management of multiple digital marketing campaigns, ensuring they align with clients' goals.
  • Leveraging Research: Utilise historical and competitor research to develop, launch, and refine strategies and tactics across platforms like Facebook.
  • Optimizing Campaigns: Be responsible for tracking, optimizing, and reporting on paid media campaigns across multiple clients, constantly seeking ways to improve results.
  • Evaluating KPIs: Define, measure, and evaluate relevant KPIs to ensure the success and ROI of each campaign, making data-driven decisions for optimization.
  • Reporting: Provide detailed reporting on all client accounts, offering insights and recommendations for future campaigns.

Client:
Nerdware
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SEO Specialist
Johannesburg
SEO Specialist
We are seeking a talented and experienced SEO Specialist to join our team and drive our online
visibility and organic traffic growth.
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Role Description:
We are seeking a talented and experienced SEO Specialist to join our team and drive our online
visibility and organic traffic growth. The SEO Specialist will be responsible for developing and
implementing effective SEO strategies, optimizing website content, and monitoring search
engine rankings to enhance our online presence. This role is crucial in ensuring our digital
marketing efforts align with our client’s business goals.
Skills, Competence, and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, or a related field.
  • Proven minimum 5 years experience as an SEO Specialist with a strong portfolio of successful SEO projects.
  • In-depth knowledge of SEO tools and techniques.
  • Familiarity with Google Analytics, Google Search Console, and other SEO software.
  • Strong understanding of search engine algorithms and ranking factors.
  •  Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and website structure.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  •  Ability to work both independently and in a team.
  • Continuous learning and adaptation to evolving SEO trends.
  • Industry certifications such as Google Analytics or Google Ads certifications are a plus.
Management Level:
SEO Specialist
Day to day responsibilities:

1. Keyword Research:
  • Conduct comprehensive keyword research to identify high-value, relevant
keywords for our target audience.
  • Analyze keyword trends and competition to inform content strategies.
    2. On-Page SEO:
  • Optimize website content and structure for search engines.
  • Implement on-page SEO best practices, including meta tags, headings, internal linking, and schema markup.
  • Ensure website content is engaging, informative, and SEO-friendly.
    3. Off-Page SEO:
  • Develop and execute off-page SEO strategies to build high-quality backlinks.
  • Monitor and manage link-building campaigns.
  • Collaborate with content creators to promote linkable content.
    4. Technical SEO:
  • Audit websites for technical SEO issues and recommend solutions.
  • Optimize website speed, mobile-friendliness, and user experience.
  • Implement structured data markup to enhance search engine results.
    5. SEO Analysis and Reporting:
  • Monitor website traffic and rankings using SEO tools like Google Analytics, Google Search Console, and SEO software.
  • Create and deliver regular SEO performance reports.
  • Analyze data to identify opportunities for improvement and make data-driven decisions.
    6. SEO Strategy Development:
  • Develop and implement effective SEO strategies that align with business goals.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and algorithm changes to adapt strategies accordingly.
    7. Content Optimization:
  • Collaborate with content creators to optimize existing content for SEO.
  • Provide SEO recommendations for new content creation.
  • Ensure content is high-quality and user-friendly.
    8. Local SEO:
  • Optimize online presence for local search, including Google My Business listings.
  • Implement local SEO strategies to boost visibility in local markets.
    9. Competitor Analysis:
  • Conduct competitive analysis to identify opportunities and threats in the digital landscape.
  • Stay informed about competitor SEO tactics.
Client:
Nerdw
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Mid Level Copywriter
Johannesburg
Mid Level Copywriter
As a Conceptual Copywriter, you will play a pivotal role in crafting compelling and creative content that aligns with the vision and objectives of our clients and our businesses. Your ability to ideate and communicate brand messages effectively will be essential in both the martech and PR realms.
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Role Description:
As a Conceptual Copywriter, you will play a pivotal role in crafting compelling and creative content that aligns with the vision and objectives of our clients and our businesses. Your ability to ideate and communicate brand messages effectively will be essential in both the martech and PR realms.
Skills, Competence, and Experience:
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, with an eye for detail and grammar.
  • Exceptional storytelling abilities, with a flair for crafting engaging narratives.
  • Solid understanding of brand identity, target audience, and effective messaging.
  • Familiarity with technology terminology and the ability to communicate complex ideas simply and persuasively.
  • Strong research and analytical skills to support data-driven content strategies. 
  • Proficiency in grammar, punctuation, and style guidelines.
  • Ability to adapt to different brand voices and writing styles.
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic and a passion for innovation and creativity.
  • Ability to work well in a team and independently, with excellent time management skills.
  • Deadline driven with a can-do attitude.
  • Proactive and adaptable mindset, thriving in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, & PowerPoint).
  • Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, Communications, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a copywriter or creative writer, preferably in the technology or PR sectors.
  • A portfolio showcasing strong conceptual copy-writing skills across various platforms and media.
Management Level:
Mid Level Copywriter
Day to day responsibilities:
  • Content Creation: Develop innovative and engaging copy for a wide range of mediums, including websites, mobile apps, marketing campaigns, social media, media releases, and more.
  • Brand Messaging: Collaborate with the PR and Marketing teams to conceptualise and articulate brand stories that resonate with target audiences.
  • Tech Communication: Translate complex technical information into clear and accessible language for diverse audiences, making technology concepts relatable and engaging.
  • Creative Campaigns: Contribute to brainstorming sessions to generate fresh ideas and participate in developing creative campaigns that drive brand awareness and engagement.
  • Consistent Tone and Voice: Maintain consistency in tone and brand voice across all communication materials, ensuring messaging remains on-brand and impactful.
  • Research and Insights: Conduct research to understand target audiences, market trends, and industry best practices, using insights to enhance copy-writing strategies. 
  • Collaboration: Work closely with the design team to integrate copy and visuals seamlessly, creating cohesive and visually appealing content.
  • Deadline Adherence: Manage multiple projects simultaneously, meet deadlines, and communicate effectively with project stakeholders.
Client:
Nerdw