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Social Media Manager

Remuneration:Basic salary 
Location:Johannesburg, Bryanston
Education level:Diploma
Job level:Mid
Company:Ogilvy PR

Job description

Ogilvy PR is offering an excellent opportunity for a passionate social media manager who's got strong social media and project management skills.

An account manager has demonstrated high-level professional knowledge and skills. She/he should be able to manage a piece of a large account or a few smaller ones, with top cover from her/his account director, business director, director or and/or managing director. She/he should have project management, budgeting, counselling, programme, people management and emerging business development skills. He/she takes responsibility for the projects he/she manages, providing excellent client service, applying the office’s best resources, effectively managing people involved in projects and managing for profitable growth. As account manager demonstrates the ability and wherewithal to deliver on our vision, performance requirements and growth projections. An account manager has strong client relationships. There is no time limit on the account manager position.

An account manager meets all the responsibilities and expectations of an account executive and:
  • Manages client expectations.
  • Min three years' experience in social media.
  • Works well in a team in an environment of a fast-paced culture.
  • Develops and manages projects/programmes, including implementation plans, evaluation mechanisms, and timelines.
  • Independently handles several small accounts or major projects of a large account, performing much of the day-to-day work with assistance from both more junior and more senior staff as appropriate.
  • Maintains project management/programme status.
  • Keeps team(s) appropriately informed and involved in projects.


  • Min three years’ experience managing campaigns, social media for those campaigns and excellent project management skills.
  • Someone from a PR or digital background would be ideal.
In alignment with our transformation strategy and client needs, preference will be given to EE candidates.

The talent team at Ogilvy PR appreciates your interest in the agency and thanks you for your application. However due to high volumes of applications received we will only be able to contact candidates that have met the recruitment criteria. If you have no heard from the Talent Team within six weeks of application please note that for this particular role you were not shortlisted.

Posted on 05 Dec 13:47

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