Social Media Manager

WE Communications - Johannesburg, Gauteng

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Social Media Manager

WE Communications, one of the world’s largest independent integrated communications agencies, is looking for driven professionals to join our highly successful office in Johannesburg. We are keen to bolster our ranks with a creative and enthusiastic Social Media Manager to join us and work on a great mix of B2B and B2C Technology and Consumer clients.

Our South Africa office is one of 24 across the globe, and it’s expanding rapidly. We work across time zones and continents. Our clients are innovative and so is our work – and importantly, our employees come first. We are currently looking for a first-class Social Media expert to become an integral part of our content team and help us drive to drive full-integration across all our disciplines – Technology, Consumer and Digital. You are passionate about Social Media and are a strong content creator? Then we should meet! You will join a very talented and committed team, working on a great mix of instantly recognisable brands, and significant attention will be given to your career growth and development.

  • Developing engaging social media content, both written and visual, for technology, social-good and consumer clients
  • Constantly proposing new ideas and concepts for social media content
  • Managing communities across several different platforms
  • Developing social and content strategies for clients with wider client teams
  • Supporting the execution of campaigns from conception to launch following deadlines and project plans
  • Maintaining and updating knowledge on the general social media landscape and in the context of specific clients
  • Working on WE SA’s social media marketing and channels

  • Typically, at least 3-4 years’ experience in Social Media/Content/Digital in an agency setting
  • Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in English, Journalism, Marketing, Communications or applicable field is required
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Strong content creation skills – visual and written social media content, blog posts, etc.
  • In-depth knowledge of all social media channels
  • Strong analytical skills and a good understanding of social media reporting
  • Good understanding of the wider digital industry
  • Ability to build strong team relationships

Equal Opportunity: WE provides equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against an employee or applicant because of age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, or other legally protected class status.

Diversity and Inclusion: WE values a diverse and inclusive workforce and is committed to creating a workplace where everyone thrives. We promote an atmosphere in which diversity of people and ideas are welcomed and valued. Diversity includes differences in race, religion, gender, age, lifestyle, ethnic background and sexual orientation as well as differences in experiences and ideas.


Min education
University attendance
Required experience
4 Years
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WE Communications

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