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a Social Media & editorial assistant

The Pretty Blog is looking for a dynamic, team playing social media wiz. Someone who prides herself on getting things done, who’s attention to detail is impeccable and her knowledge of the digital, social and editorial world is way above her peers. She is internally motivated and her admin is always up to date.

This individual keeps up to date with the latest local and international trends and she has always had a keen eye for impeccable style.

If you’re this individual and you’re passionate about community management, curating and sharing beautiful content, continue reading below:

Skills required:

2-3 years experience in social media business management, including: 

  • Social media reporting

  • Social media strategy and implementation, with yielding results

  • Community management

  • Content planning

  • Client liaison

Knowledge in Google Suite

Mac and iPhone knowledge

Fluent in English, writing and communicating

Knowledge and experience in the following will be to your advantage:

  • Copywriting skills

  • Photography

  • Indesign, Photoshop or Lightroom

you’ll be responsible for: 

  • Manage social media accounts, mainly Instagram and Facebook (Pinterest knowledge will be preferable)

  • Create, curate and share content to the social platforms

  • Gathering and capturing data from posts to report to clients

  • Basic admin - responding to emails + business enquiries

  • Managing databases

  • Finding suitable brands for The Pretty Blog to work with

  • Assisting with the newsletter

  • Assist with any new projects

The girl for the job has the following characteristics:

  • Team player

  • Self motivated

  • Dynamic thinker

  • Servant heart

  • Trustworthy

  • Admin wiz

  • Forward thinking

  • Organised

  • Proactive

  • Committed

  • Dynamic 

  • Versatile

  • Quick learner

Job location: Fulltime, Stellenbosch (2019) Paarl (2020)

Salary: Experience dependent

Start date: Beginning January 2020

Applications close: 1 November. If you make our short list we’ll be in touch by 12 November 2019.

Before you apply for this job, please ensure that you have read through the above details carefully and that you are sure you’re the girl for the job. have all the documentation mentioned below ready and then proceed to submit your application. Good luck!

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