Volt Africa

Careers

Start your career journey with Volt Africa.

Current Openings

Junior Community Manager

Job Category: Operations
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape
 

VOLT Africa has an exciting opportunity for a Jnr Community Manager to be based in Cape  Town. We are looking for a qualified Community Manager Specialist to join our marketing team. If  you are a self-driven and ambitious tech-savvy professional we would love to meet you. We are  expecting you to be experienced in social media and writing.  

Community Managers are generally responsible for managing  and handling communications in both directions. Community Managers are involved in various  activities such as communications, PR, social media and content creation.  

  • Set, plan and implement social media and communication campaigns 
  • Provide engaging content for all social media accounts  – internal and external clients
  • Create and edit long-form (articles, website copy, blogs) and short-form (social media captions, copywriting, headlines) content
  • Monitor, track and report on feedback and online reviews  
  • Coordinate with Marketing, Strategy and Creative teams  
  • Liaise with Sales departments  
  • Respond to internal and external requests in a timely manner  
  • Build positive relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Stay up-to-date with digital technology trends  

Minimum Requirements:

  • Degree or diploma in relevant field  
  • Proven work experience as a community manager or similar role  
  • Experience planning and leading community initiatives  
  • Ability to identify and track relevant community KPIs  

Required Competencies:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills  
  • Excellent writing skills  
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentations skills  
  • Hands-on experience with social media management  
  • Ability to interpret analytics 
  • Knowledge of online marketing  
  • Attention to detail, critical-thinker and problem-solver

Volt Africa is committed to its Employment Equity and Affirmative Action strategy.

All interested and suitably qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, detailed CV, and two to three writing samples. Candidates will be required to complete a skill-based assessment.

All interested and suitably qualified applicants should submit a written application and detailed CV no later than 31 January 2021 @ 16h00 to:

Sharon Padayachee – hr@volt.africa

Human Resources Department

Digital Advertising Operations Campaign Manager

Job Category: Operations
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape
 

The Advertising Operations Manager will be responsible for managing a team of Ad Ops Campaign Managers.. Work closely with the Head of Business Intelligence & Marketing, National Direct Sales Manager, National Programmatic & Agency Manager and the National Business & Technical Development Manager to ensure the optimal organization and function of the Ad Operations team.

Operations Management

  • Accountable for the flawless launch of advertising campaigns on IOL’s digital properties
  • Investigate and resolve delivery/performance issues and advise management and Account Managers as to revenue risk
    Interface regularly with Account Managers during RFP/proposal development and campaign optimization process to provide product and technical feasibility guidance and recommendations
  • Collaborate on the delivery of technology and service solutions that meet customer needs and represent incremental revenue opportunities
  • Manage implementation of all operational requirements for campaigns (tracking, tagging, agency correspondence, media plan management, etc)
  • Extensive knowledge of online ad technology including third-party servers, Exchange/RTB platforms, DSP functionality, Flash, JavaScript, DHTML, HTML, Streaming Video and keeping up with latest industry trends is a requirement
  • Mentor team members and grow the collective skill set of the ad ops campaign management team

Yield Management

  • Analyse reports and data to make strategic pricing decisions to generate revenue on inventory that is not being sold by the sales team
  • Programmatic Campaign Management
  • Manage the implementation, tracking and measurement of marketing campaigns.
  • Devise integrating marketing campaigns with the aim of acquiring and retaining customers.
  • Ensure that projects include all the milestones required to reach successful completion via management resource availability and allocation.
  • Measurement of project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Ensure that projects are meeting client requirements and the project team is effective and efficient as possible.
  • Manage processes and procedures needed to ensure that all aspects of project status are communicated clearly as required.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation and plans to be shared with clients as well as other staff members.
  • Publishing Onboarding
  • Conduct website audits
    Tag generation
  • Recommend ad slots to publishers
  • Consult with publishers
  • Technical Support
  • Provide technical support to publishers and consult with developers

Minimum Requirements:

  •  3-4 years overall Ad Operations Management work experience in the digital media industry and publisher environment
  • Experience with ad trafficking (display, video), de-bugging, data collection, ad optimizations
  • Highly proficient in Excel 
  • Expertise with web analytics and ability to translate quantitative numbers into recommended action
  • Knowledge of Ad Exchange / Demand Side Platform media buying a plus Bachelor’s degree preferred

Required Competencies:

  • Proactive with good organizational skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work under pressure
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills with thorough attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good interpersonal skills Volt Business Solutions is committed

 

Volt Africa is committed to its Employment Equity and Affirmative Action strategy.

All interested and suitably qualified applicants should submit a written application and detailed CV no later than 31 January 2021 @ 16h00 to:

Sharon Padayachee – hr@volt.africa

Human Resources Department

Apply Now