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We have the following vacancy at this time:


The digital media officer will work under the supervision of the communications and marketing manager.

Responsibilities will include:

Technological development and maintenance

• Provide technical support to community members and staff
• Implement new community features as and if necessary

Moderation of social media platforms

• Moderate discussions, postings and activity on online platforms in accordance with Corruption Watch’s user-generated content moderation policy

Monitoring progress

• Monitor and measure the success of community engagement
• Provide monthly reports on quantitative and qualitative data
• Identify and report on community trends
• Analyse, review and report on the effectiveness of the site and new initiatives
• Document all learning experiences and provide a monthly report

Content development and activities

• Produce written content that can be used to initiate discussion on the platforms
• Generate infographics and other multi-media to be used on the site
• Organise and manage online events and activities that take place on the community platform

Website and social media content development

• Contribute to the weekly / daily planning of content
• Support the production of website and social media content
• Generate infographics and other multi-media as appropriate for social media channels
• Keep on top of digital marketing, SEO and content marketing trends
• Identify useful publications or resources that will enhance CW web and social media content
• Provide monthly reports on Facebook and Twitter
• Manage online advertising on Facebook and Google

Digital marketing

• Plan and execute all digital marketing, including SEO/SEM, marketing database, email, social media and display advertising campaigns
• Measure and report performance of all digital marketing campaigns and assess against goals (ROI and KPIs)
• Create and manage link building strategies, content marketing strategies and social media presence
• Identify trends and insights, and optimize spend and performance based on the insights
• Use Google Analytics, Google AdWords, and other relevant sites
• Review new technologies and keep the organisation at the forefront of developments in digital marketing
• Knowledge of Google Webmaster Tools / Search Console

Key requirements and competencies:

• Diploma/ degree in digital media marketing studies
• 1 – 2 years’ experience (Digital media and marketing)
• Digital design skills and aptitude

Interested applicants should send the following to
• A letter motivating your application for the position
• A concise CV ( not longer than three pages)
• Three (3) contactable references.

Remuneration: This is a full-time position. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

CLOSING DATE for applications is Monday, 2 July 2018. No late applications will be accepted.

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