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Impact tech Inc

Social Media Marketer

Cape Town, Western Cape, ZA

Company: Impact tech Inc

Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Published on 2022-04-29 09:49

Our Company:

If you are looking to join a team where your opinion is valued, your contributions are noticed, and enjoy working with fun and talented people from all over the world then this is the place for you.

If you have a desire to work in an organisation that is:

Passionate about its people Focused on delivering the very best tech to our customers Offering the flexibility to work how and where you are most successful Obsessed with our customer’s success The leading SaaS platform to automate partnerships - affiliate, influencer, technology partners, and more! Entrepreneurial in spirit with a culture that rewards collaboration and curiosity Obsessed with making a difference in business and to the wider community

Impact is the global leader in Partnership Automation, working with innovative brands like Ticketmaster, Levi’s, Microsoft, Airbnb, and Uber to help them manage their online affiliate, influencer, brand to brand, and content partnerships. The Impact Partnership Cloud covers the full life partnership lifecycle including onboarding, tracking ads and paying partners, recruiting for new partners, data and marketing intelligence, and protection from fraud. Founded in 2008, Impact has grown to over 500 employees and ten offices across Europe, the United States, Africa, and Asia so there is plenty of opportunity for growth and advancement.

Your Role at Impact:

The marketing department is looking for a highly organised, detail-oriented social media marketing professional to join the social media team in Cape Town. This role offers integral support to’s main social accounts on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram, and will work closely with the social media marketing manager.

The successful candidate must have demonstrated experience in managing/streamlining/curating large volumes of content from multiple stakeholders, thinking strategically, and building best-in-class content daily. If you love to work in a high-demand, high-performance environment and live and breathe all things social, this may be for you!

What You'll Do:

Content management Content creation Copywriting Community management & strategic engagement Marketing campaigns Data analysis and insights Social operations

Content management

Manage multiple incoming content streams, this includes:

All communications in Asana, Slack, and email. Vet content according to the latest social content policies. Strategically transform relevant stakeholder content into socially-optimised posts. Manage all stakeholder requests with the latest content policies & social strategy in mind. Plan and manage a high-volume content plan with 4 social content contributors, this includes deadline management, strategic placement, content mix & messaging balance. Schedule daily/ weekly on Hootsuite.

Content creation and production

Create social content from ideation to execution, already built-out marketing pieces, stakeholder briefs, and from large-scale markeitng campaigns and events, this includes:

Fresh social content in line with social content strategy, from ideation to execution, including design briefs and reviews.  Curate long-form stakeholder content into bite-size, thumb-stopping visuals, this includes design briefs and reviews.  Transform stakeholder requests into concise design briefs, manage deadlines, and creatives.  Use data insights to refresh, descope, update social visuals and copy where needed.

Data analysis and insights

Maintain monthly post-level data with relevant campaign tags. Create insights from data and present to marketing manager. Build bi-yearly large scale report on data findings with actionable insights. Create data reports for marketing stakeholders on big campaigns.


Daily social media copywriting in’s tone of voice and personality. Practice brevity: Create bite-size, stand-out copy from long-form pieces with social best practices in mind. Act as a sounding board for copy ideas, messaging and positioning. Research and select stratetgic hashtags for expanded reach and branding. Copy edit other contributors’ content. Write copy for marketing campaigns where needed.

Community management & strategic engagement

Daily strategic engagement with current or potential followers & industry thought leaders. Meet engagement KPIs. Field daily social media complaints and queries during the SAST timezone (8 hour response time) across Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram. Building any new internal workflows needed to support this. 

Marketing campaigns

Represent the social department in relevant meetings and tracking documents. Create specialised content plans. Contribute creative ideas, research trends and best practices.

What You Have:


Highly-organised Detail-oriented Meticulous and speedy Strategic thinker Collaborative spirit  Deadline driven Takes initiative  Manage and prioritizes workload easily Excellent communicator Reliable and accountable

Required experience:

4+ years pure social media management experience Content management / project management Paid social advertising on LinkedIn/Facebook and Twitter Ads Manager Social media copywriting Design briefs and creative direction feedback Community management Data analysis Experience using SMM tools like Hootsuite/ Sprout Social Relevant degree/ diploma in social media/ digital marketing/ marketing 

Beneficial experience:

Working in a B2B or tech environment Working for a global (multi-region) company Previous Saas tool use: Asana, Slack,, GSuite etc.


Casual work environment, including working from home Flexible work hours Unlimited PTO policy Take the time off that you need. We are truly committed to a positive work-life balance, recognising that it is important to be happy and fulfilled in both 6 month paternity/maternity leave Training & Development Learning the advanced partnership automation products Medical Aid and Provident Fund  Group schemes with Discovery & Bonitas for medical aid Group scheme with Momentum for provident fund Restricted Stock Units 3-year vesting schedule pending Board approval Internet Allowance Fitness club fee reimbursements
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