Graphic Designer / Subscriptions Manager

A brand new, diverse position.

Closed on: 16 May 2022.

Job Type: Fixed-term contract, with possibility of permanent employment

Job Location: Not limited

Position overview

We are looking for a Graphic Designer / Subscriptions Manager to join the Moneyweb team.

The ideal candidate is an experienced graphic and/or web designer with a natural flair for copywriting and some experience in digital marketing.

As the Subscriptions Manager you would join the marketing and development team to help promote Moneyweb’s online subscription products, as well as manage, engage and support our online community.

As our Graphic Designer, you would help build Moneyweb’s brand and design creatives for events and social media.

This is a brand new, diverse position, offering flexibility and the opportunity to grow within a small, established team. The position is mid-level and largely remote, however, if you stay outside Gauteng borders, you will be required to travel to our Johannesburg Head Office at least twice a year.

Main responsibilities

  • Design digital advertising campaigns to promote Moneyweb’s online offerings
  • Design branded digital content pieces for social media and email communications
  • Collaborate with the team to ensure consistency of design across our various platforms
  • Build and maintain a strong brand identity
  • Write and design ad-hoc and automated emails to engage our community
  • Support users and manage their subscriptions
  • Monitor and identify payment and subscription renewal problems

Requirements:

  • Fluent in English, with good written communication – and some copywriting skills
  • Be meticulous
  • Ability to generate creative ideas
  • Ability to communicate problems and solutions
  • Good customer service, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Must be able to work after-hours on request
  • Basic understanding of the investment and financial sector a bonus

Technical requirements:

  • WordPress/WooCommerce experience preferred;
  • Professional use of Adobe Creative suite (Photoshop and Illustrator);
  • Demonstrate graphic design experience to showcase a visual eye for an aesthetic grid and brand identity;
  • Basic HTML/CSS skills;
  • Experience using Mailchimp and any of Google’s advertising platforms an advantage.

How to apply

Applicants must send a CV, cover letter (no more than 500 words) outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the position and a few samples of your graphic or web design work to hod@moneyweb.co.za

Moneyweb is an equal opportunity employer. The appointment will be made in line with Moneyweb’s Employment Equity Plan and Policy. South Africans get preference. Applicants not contacted within 14 days after the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful.


 
 

Investor relations and subscription sales executive

We’re looking for a problem solver, solutions provider and value creator.

Closing on: 3 June 2022

Job Type: Fixed-term contract, with possibility of permanent employment

Job Location: Based in Johannesburg

Position overview

We are looking for a sales representative who can take charge of our subscription business and develop corporate packages to increase our subscriber base. The ideal candidate also has experience selling investor relations packages and creating new audiences for the company.

They will need to be a problem solver, solutions provider and value creator, with a minimum of five years sales experience gained in the media. They will have a passion for sales and advertising and have a proven ability to create sales opportunities and business. Developing new business must be a passion and strong relationships with key decision-makers is vital.

Main responsibilities:

  • Increase sales and grow revenue in your portfolio
  • Develop new opportunities and business for the customers we serve
  • Develop and implement an investor relations corporate sales strategy that grows a strong portfolio of current and new advertisers
  • Maintain quality relationships with agencies and client decision-makers.
  • Meet and exceed sales goals and targets
  • Maintain quality relationships within the team at Moneyweb and our clients as well as our external sales house
  • Provide the highest standard of solutions, value and advice to your client portfolio

Requirements:

  • Be really competitive and happy to work really hard
  • Fluent in English, with good written communication – and some copywriting skills
  • Go the extra mile whether you’re prospecting, prepping, probing, presenting, proposing or following up
  • Ability to work independently and as well as in a team
  • Good time management and attention to detail skills; deadline orientated
  • Strong marketing and sales background
  • Proven ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Problem solver
  • Must be able to work after-hours on request
  • Basic understanding of the investment and financial sector a bonus

How to apply

All interested applicants are requested to apply with a comprehensive CV to the Operations Director Mosehla Tsebe by email on mosehla@moneyweb.co.za. Moneyweb is an equal opportunity employer and will give preference to applications from the designated groups.

Applicants not contacted by 12 May 2022 should consider their applications unsuccessful.