Paid Social Strategist – Marketing And Communications

Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Job Description

Are you a Paid Social Strategist looking for an exciting new career opportunity? A leading digital agency has a great job opportunity for a Paid Social Strategist to join their team in Johannesburg. Your key job responsibilities as the Paid Social Strategist in Johannesburg will include:

  • Reporting and analyzing paid campaigns in Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, and Snapchat
  • Weekly and Bi-weekly reporting on campaign performance
  • Internal communication on analysis of campaigns
  • Day-to-day account management including campaign optimization, audience creation, budget management, and testing ideation and execution
  • Strategizing and coordinating with design and content teams to develop creative for paid execution
  • Research on platform improvements and new offerings in the social media space
  • Additional duties as they continue to evolve
Requirements for this Paid Social Strategist job in Johannesburg:
  • Experience in Facebook Power Editor, Twitter Ads Manager, Google Analytics -a plus - building and maintaining campaigns with strategic organization
  • 3+ years of experience with a proven track record of success in meeting performance goals in paid social marketing
  • Experience communicating effectively with design and content teams to develop cohesive strategies for paid social flight and execution
  • Data lovers and analytically-minded people with a passion for marketing
  • Data-driven marketers with superior analytical and quantitative skills who think creatively to decide testing methodologies and optimize campaigns to deliver results
  • A clear passion for social media, and a strong point of view on its importance in the channel mix
  • Experience working within a complex scope of paid digital marketing including: campaign planning and execution in multiple platforms, audience identification and targeting, ad creative ideation and production, bid/budget management and strategy, and measurement/results analyses
  • Intermediate/advanced Excel skills
  • A good sense of humour!
If you meet the above requirements for this Paid Social Strategist job in Johannesburg, please send your CV through to If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist If you wish to view additional Marketing and Communications jobs in Johannesburg, South Africa, please click through to our job section

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Job Detail

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  • Job Type:
    Full Time
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  • Job Location
    Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Education
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  • Apply By
    Mar 06, 2020
  • Job Posting Date
    Dec 07, 2019