Social Media Manager

Marketing · Cape Town, Western Cape
Department Marketing
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Meet Ozow

Ozow is the future of payment — a world-class payment platform for customers and merchants that is Ozow easy, Ozow fast, and Ozow secure. With benefits as big as our ambitions, we’re looking for candidates who can inspire us and be inspired by us. We’re striving to become the industry leader that provides the simplest and easiest way to pay. And while we’re on our way to building an inclusive payments market, we’re building an equally inclusive workforce. So, join us as we achieve big things and beyond.


More about this Ozow fantastic position

We are looking for a creative, and process-driven social media manager to support the social media marketing manager by taking ownership of the brand’s social media pages and organic strategy. The position requires someone with a track record of implementing an organic social media strategy that results in increased brand engagement and enhanced social media presence. 


Ozow has an incredible company culture and it will be your responsibility to showcase this in accordance with the social media strategy. You’ll be required to match the dynamic pace of the business by utilising content creation tools and apps to develop meaningful content fast in order to jump on trending topics to establish that brand as the market leader.  


Your roles and responsibilities

  1. Community management across all digital marketing channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Youtube, Google business profile). This involves responding to queries and complaints but also being the voice of Ozow on social media channels. 
  2. Social media page management involves keeping all Ozow social media pages up to date with relevant content and information. You will be responsible for scheduling and posting content, updating descriptions and page info, and performing relevant searches to share on the Ozow platforms.  
  3. Organic content ideation. The social media strategy has an organic component for each channel which you will be responsible for executing. This involves researching content ideas that align with the brand and working with the relevant Ozow team members to jump on trending topics to elevate the brand's presence on social media. 
  4. Reporting on key organic page metrics such as sentiment, page growth, organic reach, and engagement. 


Your skills and experience

  • A relevant degree in Communications/Marketing 
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience


Health and safety first

These are unprecedented times and because our people couldn’t be more important to us, health and safety couldn’t be more important to us. We’ve made sure that our office is a safe place to work and we’ll continue to do so, to ensure that we combat the spread of COVID-19.


Benefits as big as our ambitions — huge

At Ozow, first and foremost, you’ll get to do meaningful work and grow your career. But we’re also not your average 9-5 company. We work together and play together and because we really care, we offer plenty of perks too.


Some of the things to look forward to:

Fitness challenges and healthy eating. Medical and Life insurance plans. Be the hero or toast the hero of the month at first-Friday drinks. Take half a day off from work on your birthday and let us celebrate this special day with you by giving you a little spoil. Your family is our family, they to get spoils and get to join us on special events. Our holistic wellness program will give you access to a toll-free confidential telephonic counselling line which is available in all 11 languages, 365 days a year. We thrive on seeing our team members grow by creating a learning culture. There is so much more where this came from, but enough to get you excited.


Convinced? We thought so.

If we seem like the kind of forward-thinking, progress-making, energetic company you’ve been waiting for, give us a shout. We’d love to hear from you.

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    Cape Town, Western Cape
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