Digital Design Specialist

Remuneration:negotiable Cost to company 
Benefits:Within the cost to company package
Location:Cape Town
Education level:Diploma
Job level:Mid
Company:VGP Recruitment

We have an exciting job opportunity for a mid-level all-rounder with Graphic Design, SEO, Content and Social Media skills to fill a hands-on role with a fast-paced, global tech company in Cape Town. The role also encompasses writing. This position is suitable for somebody who is comfortable working in a B2B sales driven environment and is familiar with the technology industry. The successful candidate will work with a dynamic sales team to create marketing materials to further the company’s profile as a thought leader in CyberSecurity and Cloud technologies.

  • Co-create a clear marketing and digital communications strategy with business and own the execution of the plan
  • Develop relevant messaging and content for e-shots, blogs, newsletters, press releases, case studies, websites, white papers, landing pages and online corporate / event presentations
  • Maintain and update all marketing collateral
  • Maintain and update corporate identity, ensuring clear messaging throughout all marketing material
  • Ensure that all proposals meet expected standards and are error free and reflect the level of professionalism required
  • Manage and update the website using the backend portal (WordPress)
  • Oversee the social media campaigns and regular posting of content on social media platforms
  • Manage SEO, online analytics and AdWords campaigns
  • Coordinate the production of case study videos and animations
  • Coordinate events
  • Manage external resources in line with the marketing budget
  • Analyse marketing metrics and reporting including lead management and monitoring through Salesforce and ROI reporting per campaign
  • Collaborate with the lead generation and global sales teams. 

The successful candidate must have/be:
  • Marketing or Communications qualification (B.Degree or Diploma)
  • Min 5 years marketing/digital experience in a B2B scenario. Exposure to the technology industry is essential
  • Tech savvy and very computer literate
  • Excellent content and creative writing skills
  • Graphic design skills to generate digital content (Illustrator/InDesign, Photoshop skills)
  • Understands lead generation data, sales pipelines, email nurture, content, social and digital
  • Ability to come up with a concept and clear messaging
  • Confidence to update the website using an admin console (WordPress experience advantageous)
  • Social media, SEO & AdWords experience
  • Experience with marketing reporting including ROI
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional in manner, proactive and dynamic
  • Excellent work ethic, thriving on pressure and deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to pay huge attention to the finest detail
  • Organisational and project management skills. 

Please submit a link to your portfolio along with your CV on application.

Should you not receive a response within 10 days, please consider your application for this specific role unsuccessful.

Company Description

VGP Recruitment is a specialist recruitment agency in the advertising, marketing, media, creative, digital, PR/communications and publishing industries.

Posted on 23 Nov 09:48


Christine Swartz
+27 21 422 1037

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VGP is a specialist Recruitment Agency focusing on the exciting field of communications. Passionate about the industry in which we operate, our portfolio covers all personnel who work in the Advertising, Marketing, Publishing and Public Relations arenas.

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