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Digital Content Manager

at Recruit Digital in City of Cape Town Metro

The digital content manager is required to manage my clients brand's online presence. The ideal candidate is interested in current affairs and has a demonstratable knowledge of Social Media and a career history of growing brands.



Diploma or Degree in Journalism


Multimedia experience

Relevant managerial or supervisory

Minimum 5 years news photography and/or video production experience

Experience in a Radio environment will be advantageous


Comprehensive portfolio of work or projects

Unendorsed Driver's licence


Computer Literacy skills (i.e. Microsoft Word / Excel etc.)

Working knowledge of Adobe CS, with an emphasis on Premiere Pro; Photoshop; Illustrator and After Effects

Excellent command of the English language (spoken and written)

Excellent News sense

Digital native, with excellent knowledge of digital content delivery

Demonstrable knowledge of and interest in current affairs and News


Oversee the production of all aspects of multimedia for the website, including video packages, feature executions, inserts, live streams, infographics and galleries

Conceptualise and coordinate the creation of new inserts and multimedia features

Track trends and innovation in multimedia development to ensure we uses the latest tools in video and photographic content production

Track the latest news, social and popular trends on social media networks on a daily basis and lead the production of content around those topics to capitalize on the currency of these conversations

Match execution to delivery system

Co-ordinate a daily content diary with the Online Editors & Cape Town editor

Co-ordinate and maintain a weekly and monthly event & content diary planner

Ensure the multimedia content is of the highest quality, through a formal QC process

Manage the promotion of the video and multimedia content on YouTube and social media networks

Ensure the promotion of video and multimedia content on all News bulletins 

Increase the traffic to the multimedia page and the number of people viewing all videos and inserts

Grow EWN's YouTube and Instagram following on a consistent basis

Monitor and respond to reaction, comments & inquiries to multimedia content on various platforms

Lead the promotion of content on other media sources

Assist in securing the necessary guests, experts, and interviewees needed for video inserts

Refine and revise workflows and procedures for greater efficiency

Manage and mentor a small team of multimedia reporters

Train and facilitate skills transfer where required

Build relationships internally and externally

Provide input into the budget and procurement process

Manage the process associated with the sale of footage





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