Looking for an exciting new opportunity? We are always on the lookout for the right individuals to join our passionate team.

Positions Available

Social Media Manager

In collaboration with the Spier Brand Managers, the Social Media Manager will manage the following responsibilities:

  • In collaboration with the Brand Managers, create a comprehensive social media strategy to increase visibility, traffic to website and build Spier brand equity.
  • Coordinate multiple Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIN feeds to complement and support online and international digital campaigns managed by Spier Brand managers.
  • Responsible for briefing social content shoot days and ensuring that content created benefits multiple products.
  • Brief and proofread copy for blogs together with copywriter and take an active editorial role to ensure content is optimized for social media channels.

SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

  • Requires excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, including the ability to professionally communicate with customers, internal departments and suppliers or partners we might interview for content.
  • Strong writing, editing and proofreading skills.
  • Great eye for photography and able to create short content films for Instagram, IGTV and Facebook​​.
  • Understanding of and interested in the latest trends in social media apps
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Google Docs
  • Up to date and comfortable with latest editing and social media apps
  • Need to be able to use analytics tools such as Facebook Creator Studio, Ads Manager, Google Analytics, Sprout Social (or similar).

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Relevant Degree or Diploma (Marketing, Design, Journalism or Copywriting)
  • Minimum two years proven social media experience (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Youtube)
  • International experience will be beneficial
  • Must have own transport.
  • Ability to work from home and work flexible hours and over weekends.
  • Naturally, applicants must have exceptional computer skills on a wide range of software and applications, relevant to this position.

QUALITIES WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • A love for content creation and photography
  • Enjoys engaging with people online and offline
  • Attention to detail
  • Great organisational skills
  • Deadline driven
  • Technically savvy
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Innovative, creative, problem solver

Equity Statement

Spier is fully committed to achieving its Employment Equity goals and preference will be given to applicants who enhance our ability to achieve these goals.

Marketing Coordinator: Leisure

Products and services in the portfolio:

  • Spier Hotel (Rooms, Hotel Restaurant, Spa, Shop)
  • Spier Conferencing (Meeting Rooms, F&B)
  • The Werf (Picnics, Farm Café, Vadas)
  • Tenants on the North Bank: e.g. Segway, Craft Market

Examples of core duties & responsibilities:

  • Manage online brand advocacy and photo competitions
  • Regular checks across the outlets to ensure marketing collateral meets brand standards
  • Assistance with marketing event planning & execution ie. Easter, Valentines, Festive events Regular online audits to check all Spier details updated and accurate across the www
  • Ad-hoc marketing tasks as required ie ordering of collateral / follow up with suppliers
  • Design and coordinate itineraries for media visitors
  • Assistance with photoshoots, styling, coordination
  • Respond to daily guest reviews
  • Processing of purchase orders and invoices and other marketing-related admin

Skills, experience & educational requirements:

  • Matric
  • Industry-related experience
  • Strong understanding of online communication, excellent writing skills.
  • Technology proficient
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented with good time management skills

Equity Statement

Spier is fully committed to achieving its Employment Equity goals and preference will be given to applicants who enhance our ability to achieve these goals.