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Social Media Assistant

Reference: 4955 DB
Consultant: Dorei Barnes

Job Description:

  • The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing social media publishing and community management and will assist with content planning, digital research, evaluation, reporting and administrative tasks.
  • Help manage and produce creative and original content (copy, images and video) for all social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube and Candide Gardening App.
  • Develop and implement a social media content strategy that supports the company’s marketing objectives.
  • Managing and responding to advocates comments and questions, across Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and blog.
  • Attend activities as needed to capture pictures and video for social media content.
  • In charge of escalating customers queries to customer service or relevant department.


  • Have a love and passion for social media and content
  • Proven experience in social media and digital marketing.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in both English and Afrikaans.
  • Naturally curious with a strong work ethic and willingness to learn.
  • Be comfortable working with people at all levels of the organisation and able to develop strong working relationships.
  • Be reliable, committed and willing to go above and beyond if required.
  • Demonstrated aptitude for social content discovery.
  • Be willing to check-in after hours to respond to followers’ comments and questions.
  • Degree in Marketing, media or relevant field

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.

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