Thursday , November 30 2023

SABC Careers – Digital Product Specialist

  • Full Time
  • Durban

Website SABC

Job Description:

To design, create and deliver marketing programs to support expansion and growth of the company services and products.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement high quality, cutting edge content for multiple digital platforms in line with the station’s Marketing and Programming Strategies.
  • Repurpose content broadcast on traditional radio platform(s) for consumption on multiple digital platforms.
  • Manage, maintain and modify the station’s digital platforms in line with Digital, Marketing and Programming Strategies.
  • Optimize the station’s Search Engine to improve searchability of the radio station and its various properties on the internet.
  • Implement the image and positioning of the brand across multiple digital platforms.
  • Ensure data integrity on both the station digital platforms, including the station’s website.
  • Communicate with internal IT Services in regards to updating station related information on the intranet as well on the station website.
  • Integrate new technologies and innovations onto the station digital platforms.
  • Management of multiple and diverse projects on digital platforms in line with Station and portfolio’s strategy for new media.
  • Monitor changes in the world of commerce and reassess whether these changes do influence the business objectives of station to ensure coherence of digital content.
  • Conduct online research utilizing the station’s digital platforms as well as other credible platforms.
  • Give input in formulating the online digital platforms strategy.
  • Respond to queries about the stations’ digital platforms
  • Translate business goals and objectives into actionable and measureable digital marketing campaigns.
  • Create and monitor social media campaigns to drive traffic to the website and on air.
  • Produce and upload content (articles / images / podcasts / videos) for digital platforms.
  • Manage and promote conversation and engagement on all digital platforms.
  • Develop and maintain the appropriate environment to support the Marketing and Programming Manager in goals and objectives of overall strategy.
  • Negotiate and procure online media tools as and when required.
  • Promote and encourage cross-platform content

Job Requirements:

  • National Diploma or Degree in Digital Marketing or related disciplines (NQF Level 6)
  • 3-5 years’ experience in digital platforms environment and technologies
  • 2 Years’ experience in broadcasting or marketing environment
  • Experience in sound and video recording and editing
  • Well-organized with a customer-oriented approach
  • Proficiency in Digital Software and tools (i.e. Adobe Creative Cloud for digital content curation.)
  • Proficiency in Social Media Management tools (i.e. Buffer, Hootsuite, Sprout Social or any related management tools)
  • Analytical problem-solving capability
  • Strong research skills
  • Passion for conceiving and shaping innovative ideas and deliverables
  • Passion for the digital environment, online Marketing and enthusiasm for continued professional development
  • Good time management and ability to multi-task and meet strict deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Exposure to software and product development methodologies
  • Ability to learn quickly and handle complexity, change and ambiguity

Job Details:

Company: SABC

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Durban

Application Deadline: N/A

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