September 4, 2018

Heartlines

Heartlines, a Johannesburg-based NPO that uses media-driven initiatives to encourage South Africans to live out good values, is looking for a tech-savvy, creative and versatile website and multimedia content manager to help us tell the story of everything we are doing to change the world.

The role would include:

  • Managing and maintaining our websites and social media platforms, including CMS, analytics and SEO
  • Conducting interviews, writing blogs, social media posts and articles on Heartlines events
  • Designing marketing material (posters, banners, flyers, brochures, etc.)
  • Producing multimedia content (including newsletters, vlogs)
  • Basic photography, camera work and video and audio editing

 

Requirements

  • 5 years’ experience in similar role with:
    • Web content management systems, especially WordPress
    • Graphic and web interface design and multimedia tools such as with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop) or similar
    • Knowledge of various social media platforms including facebook, Mailchimp, Shopify, GoogleAds, Youtube, Soundcloud
    • Good knowledge of web and social media trends
    • Copywriting
    • Passion for reading and learning

 

Personal Skills/Attributes

  • Must want to make the world a better place
  • Able to adapt and multi-task, to meet deadlines and to work independently as well as in a team
  • Innovative, and always looking to do things well
  • Purposeful with time and quality of work
  • Personal integrity and a willingness to serve are a must
  • Ability to look for creative ways to tell the Heartlines story to different people across different platforms

 

Location: Dunkeld West, Johannesburg. Occasional need to travel within South Africa so driver’s license preferable.

Hours:  This is a full-time position, Monday – Friday, 8 hours per day

Salary: Market and experience related

Duration: Since we are a donor-based NGO, the position is contract-based, renewed annually depending on funding.

Timeframe: Please send a copy of your CV and portfolio to recruitments@heartlines.org.za (can include links) by 7 September 2018. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to produce some work as part of the interview process.

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