A large consulting house in the development space is looking for a dynamic Multimedia Designer for a 6-month contract to assist across the board, producing high-quality corporate designs for their internal magazine, social media, and front-end development, etc.
This position is for someone who has great skills in finding creative design solutions through divergent thinking. Within the large team, multimedia designers there are involved in all steps – from conceptualisation to delivery.
Relevant graphic/multimedia qualification
Four to seven years’ experience in multimedia design
Proficient in the following software:
Illustrator; Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver / HTML, Premiere Pro, Microsoft Office
Advantageous: Adobe After Effects, 3D modelling/rendering (Cinema 4D / Blender), Basic WordPress, Photography
Good knowledge of Mac OSX & Windows
Ability to interpret briefs, conceptualise graphics and produce solutions
Good knowledge of layout for both print and digital design principles
Video editing capabilities
Great attention to detail
Creativity and artistic flair
Strong communication skills – written and verbal
Ability to work accurately under pressure
Ability to multitask on multiple projects at a time
Willing to work overtime when necessary
Ability to meet deadlines and execute last-minute demands
Strong organisational ability, time management, and planning skills
Self-motivated and able to work independently
Critical and creative thinker
Integrity and a positive can-do attitude
Shortlisted candidates will be given an assessment to complete
Previously disadvantaged candidates will be given preference.
We have a fantastic job opportunity for a talented, accomplished mid-weight Digital Account Manager to join the Retail Rewards team at an integrated advertising agency in Cape Town. This exciting role will see you working on one of their largest, national retail brands. Your portfolio will have a strong focus on delivering eCRM campaigns and always-on collateral across digital platforms. If you believe that you will enjoy working with client brand teams and eCRM teams on creative briefs that require a detailed understanding of customer segmentation against conversion funnels to best achieve marketing efforts – then keep reading, you’re going to fall in love with this awesome opportunity.
To build and sustain strong and long-lasting relationships with clients.
Ensuring constant and effective flow of communication between agency, client and suppliers as well as arranging, attending and documenting meetings.
Assist with preparation and delivery of top-quality digital briefs and proposals.
Coordinate internal strategic, creative, media and production teams to manage jobs from concept to final delivery on Website, App, Email, Social, Paid Media and/or other digital channels that also effectively answers client briefs.
Handling status documents, job bags, campaign costs and invoicing.
Manage effective and accurate delivery of final elements to internal and external suppliers and ensure meticulous activation.
Assist with monitoring effectiveness of campaigns to ensure client campaigns are properly planned and reported on against campaign objectives, KPIs and metrics.
Maintain an active knowledge of industry and digital marketing trends to assist with proactively advising clients about digital marketing landscape developments.
Deliver jobs on time, on budget and continuously exceed client expectations.
Requirements The successful candidate must have/be:
Degree in Marketing / Advertising with completed courses in Digital Marketing.
3+ years’ proven experience in Digital Marketing is essential, preferably in an Agency environment working on retail accounts.
Basic understanding of online technologies is required across the following channels: Website, Social Media, Content Marketing, Paid Media, Direct Marketing, Mobile.
Experience in above-the-line or below-the-line work is a plus but not essential.
Digital Agency and / or Marketing Agency experience is essential.
Experience in a client service and / or project management role required.
Experience in running / managing campaigns and / or projects is ideal.
A good understanding of process, process and process!
Experience with Word, PowerPoint, Excel is essential.
Experience with eCRM systems with special a focus on platforms to deliver direct communications would be ideal.
Experience with Workbook, Figma, Data Analytics platforms is a plus.
A positive attitude towards tight deadlines.
Passion for communication, creative & digital marketing industry.
Ability to problem solve and thrive under pressure.
Exceptional attention to detail.
Professional, hard-working and have an eager-to-learn attitude.
Exceptional writing, communication and confident presentation skills.
Excellent command of English, both written and verbal.
Is an advocate for team work but it also able to work and think independently.
Valid driver’s licence and own transport.
Should you not receive a response within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.
VGP Recruitment is a specialist recruitment agency in the advertising, marketing, media, creative, digital, PR/communications and publishing industries.
We are searching for a skilled e-business campaign manager to join a renowned Digital agency.
This role is based in Cape Town and it is a full-time position.
Your job will also include but not be limited to:
Drive the creation of landing pages and content
Develop and implement an e-commerce strategy
360° digital campaign implementation
Develop and implement channel strategies across SEO, PPC, SEM, email marketing, affiliate marketing, social media marketing, web usability, lead generation, content marketing, CRM, and market research.
Build a PPC strategy for a variety of client accounts
SEO & PPC – paid media campaign performance
Daily maintenance, campaign strategy and account optimization for the following: Google, Facebook & Twitter Ads platforms.
Oversee keyword analysis; keyword list building, campaign bid management and optimisation using client preferred tracking tools and ad copy testing
Conduct Google Analytics metrics analysis to measure user engagement and campaign performance post-click
Reporting back on the strategy regarding insights and data
Must have strong knowledge of digital media
Online brand development
Managing, reviewing and maintenance of Google Search Console
Manage Google Tag Manager: Implement tracking and resolve any tracking issues.
Manage the online planning process and provide recommendations
Daily management of paid search plans
Manage projects to ensure it falls within the allowable budget
Input and implementation of survey launch plans
At least five years of experience
Must have experience working in an agency or corporate environment
Google certifications – Display, Search, Shopping, Mobile, Video, AdWords, and Analytics
Please send the following to our offices:
Updated Portfolio in PDF (max. 10MB)
Please only apply if you have the relevant experience as per our job ad. Our client does not have the capacity to train anyone – you need to hit the ground running.
Your application will be passed to our team of recruitment consultants and should your skills and experience match the recruitment needs of our client, we will be in touch within a 96-hour turnaround time.
Should you not hear from us, please treat your application for this job as unsuccessful.
This reputable business with a well-established database of blue chip clients is looking for a Proof Reader
Purpose of the role
The proofreader is responsible for providing exceptional quality proof reading of clients copy. They are responsible for the proof reading of printed and digital jobs against supplied client copy within the negotiated timelines. Creating and maintaining clients’ style guides, performing quality control checks
Workflow process management
Recognised degree and/or sufficient work experience which equals a relevant qualification
Three to five years’ experience as a proofreader
Microsoft Windows: Advanced Level: Word, Excel and Outlook
Experience in working with annual reports
Proof reading in a digital environment
Own reliable transport and ability to travel and work on site at client if required
We are a design studio, specialising in brand and packaging design. We are looking for a recently graduated, inspired, engaged, driven young intern to join our small team. You must be creative, keen to learn and driven to succeed.
Assisting our design team on various projects.
Brainstorm and sparring sessions conceptualizing ideas.
Research and image searches to keep abreast of design trends and international design practices.
Work within a team and perform under pressure.
Tertiary qualification in graphic design.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong conceptual/design skills.
Proficient in Adobe/Creative Suite.
Deadline driven and punctual.
Proactive team player with a positive attitude.
Enthusiastic. Willing to learn and work hard.
The duration of this contract is three months.
Please submit a portfolio, cover letter and CV with your application. Application without these will not be considered.
For applications to be considered, the following must be submitted exactly as specified:
PDF portfolio of your best work no bigger than 10MB.
PDF of your CV.
Cover letter (why you want to join our team for three months)
If you do not hear from us, your application was unfortunately not successful.
Are you one of the best? Do you want to work with the best of the best? Are you a Java Full-stack machine? We looking to work with the cream of the crop for our client to develop products that will change the landscape for the end-users. If this sounds like your type of vibe then – why isn’t your CV in my inbox?
The business is in search of Full stack guru devs interested in developing fresh Energy Services for the upcoming of electric automobiles! Not only will you be working on amazing technology but also new projects, IOT based projects and they also offer a casual work environment, flexibility and work from home one day a week! Come on, what else are you waiting for?
What is the technology landscape and what are they looking for?
Sound knowledge in Python and Java
Sound experience in developing backend applications: Architecture and Interface Design. Data modeling and Database technologies (relational, document, graph, time series, geolocation), e.g. Postgres, Influx.
Implementation of Backend Services. Basic Knowledge of: Internet of Things, MQTT.
Proficiency in UI frameworks: React or Angular (Version 6 or higher)
Excellent communication skills and team-oriented work behaviour in a distributed team
Experience of agile methodologies, particularly Scrum
Experience with Continuous Integration and Delivery tools (e.g. GitLab, Terrafrom, Ansible, Concourse)
Fit for business purpose mind-set, i.e. the solutions provided must meet the business goals
Experience with testing tools like Karma, Jasmine, Postman, Newman, Cypress, Selenium, Junit, Robot, Jest, Pytest
Experience with Jira and Confluence
Experience with backend frameworks like Spring, Java EE, Django
Experience with Cloud technologies like AWS and Azure
Experience with container technologies like Docker, Kubernetes and Openshift
Algorithms (constrained integer optimization).
VOLTTRON Environment (https://volttron.org).
Reference Number for this position is ZH46033 which is a contract position based in Pretoria offering a contract rate of R650k negotiable on experience and ability. Contact Zara on az.oc.egrem-e@hharaZ call him on 011 463 3633 to discuss this and other opportunities.
We have an exciting position for someone with an eye for detail and that has a passion for data. For this position you will need to deeply understand our CRM’s capabilities and how it integrates with other systems across the various departments.
Ensure data consistency and integrity with other internal systems
Troubleshoot any technical issues
Database cleaning e.g. perform regular list hygiene to maintain health of our database.
Collaboration with marketing teams across estates to provide CRM support e.g. Create targeted lists, Manage list imports
Build and manage email templates
Set up of automations for various internal and external processes
Manage and report on short-term projects
Degree/diploma in an appropriate field of study: engineering/business management/IT/technology
No work experience required
An exceptional ability on computers (Office365/Excel/VBA)
Experience with CRM software (e.g. HubSpot, Salesforce) preferred
HubSpot experience & certifications preferable
Special interest in mastering new software systems
Attention to detail
Must be able to take initiative and be creative
Experience in hospitality is an advantage (waitron or similar)
To source, compile & build a balanced range of softs products, negotiating the best price and securing the required depth to deliver a desirable offering to our Pep Home customers. These quality commodities selected must contribute to the profit margin and live within the total Pep Home offering.
Supplier management (sourcing, negotiating, and loading)
Range selection and building (product sourcing, price tiering & range development)
Collaborate closely with all Home departments to create balanced assortments
Budget & GP management
Product order management (Administration)
Good understanding of trends & consumer insights
Close collaboration with planning to support product intent in stores
Relevant Degree or Diploma (e.g. Clothing/ Purchasing Management)
Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience as a fully-fledged Buyer
Computer Literacy (MS Office/ G-Suite – a very strong Excel skill will be an advantage)
Creative, eye for detail, analytical and problem solving
If you are interested and meet the minimum requirements, please submit your CV to our SkillsMap platform using the button below
If you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of the closing date of this position, please regard your application as being unsuccessful. PEP strives for equal opportunity in terms of its employment equity guidelines.