PR Account Manager – Social/Digital – Ogilvy – Cape Town – South Africa

In 1948, David Ogilvy founded the agency that would become Ogilvy & Mather. Starting with no clients and a staff of two, he built his company into one of the eight largest advertising networks in the world. Today it is one of the largest digital and marketing communications networks in the world. With over 500 global offices, Ogilvy & Mather provides clients large and small with a full range of marketing services.

Ogilvy & Mather Is constantly looking at growing the family by attracting talent that will bring in fresh new innovative concepts

The Ogilvy Office in Cape Town currently requires an PR Account Manager.

Requirements

Essential attributes also include:

  • Experience in fashion and/or e-commerce
  • Excellent consumer writing skills
  • Strong experience with social media and digital campaigns
  • Strong client service skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Insane attention to detail
  • Extensive knowledge of the media landscape
  • Team player but self-starter too
  • Must have experience working with budgets and finance
  • Good understanding of influencer relevance and how to work with them

Computer Skill Requirements:

  • Highly proficient in MS Office
  • Workbook (a bonus)

Additional Requirements:

  • Diploma or Degree in PR, Marketing or Advertising
  • Drivers Licence
  • Minimum of two years’ experience as an account manager
  • Experience in a PR or advertising agency

Send CV at: liam.smith@ogilvy.co.za
Phone: +27 21 467 1000