Cape Town, South AfricaSALARYR28,000 per monthABOUT THE POSITIONJob BriefThe Digital Account Manager plays an essential role in supporting the team servicing the Client by ensuring the timeous and accurate execution of briefs and project management of all jobs.
The successful candidate must demonstrate the skills to be credible at this level, with the ability to problem-solve and escalate as needed to the Account Manager, Account Director or Business Unit Director when needed and be able to stay in control of the roll-out of Client campaigns within the Group.
Qualifications Skills ExperienceRelevant Tertiary Qualification in Digital Marketing or similarProficient in MS Office (i.
e. Word / Excel / PowerPoint)At least 3 year’s experience working in an Advertising Agency as an Account Manager with 1 year being in DigitalExperience in TTL and Digital campaigns are essentialA good command of the English language (both verbal and written)Excellent administration and organisational skillsStrong time management skillsStrong presentation skillsStrong multi-tasking skillsSocial media savvyPersonality AttributesTeam player with the ability to work independentlyAble to work well in a highly pressurised environmentAssertiveProactive and uses InitiativeResilientProblem solver / solution drivenMeticulous with attention to detailFast learnerOther : Flexible to work beyond normal office hours (overtime if and when required)Willing to work on alcohol brands (if and when required)ResponsibilitiesActively manage the relationship with the team and clientWork closely with team and client and proactively manage material deadlines for digital campaignsWork closely with the team in order to achieve the clients strategic business goalsWork closely with trafficSchedule and attend meetings with the team and clientCreate and participate in the development of campaigns, strategies and digital plans (including briefing of relevant resources on specific jobs based on client briefs and reviewing work)Manage campaign objectives and make recommendations to ensure campaign goals are metCompile analytic data and metrics and submit to clientCompile and submit weekly and monthly campaign reports to clientManage job bags and administrationCreate cost estimates and monthly invoicingKeep abreast of current industry trends (i.
e. digital / social media / technology)