Website ForetiaFound Denis & Lenora Foretia Foundation

Catalyzing Africa’s Economic Transformation

The Denis & Lenora Foretia Foundation seeks to recruit an experienced and talented full-time Social media assistant to administer our social media accounts – Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter. This fulltime position will be based in Yaoundé.

Key Responsibilities:

The task, duties and responsibilities of the Social media assistant is to contribute substantially to the cohesively management of the Foundation’s image. This includes:

  • Create original text, managing posts, and responding to followers;
  • Perform research on current benchmark trends and audience preferences;
  • Design and implement a social media strategy to align with business goals;
  • Set specific objectives and report on ROI;
  • Generate creative content for review;
  • Edit, publish and share engaging content daily (e.g. original text, photos, videos, and news);
  • Monitor SEO and social media traffic;
  • Mine and schedule content across all our social media platforms;
  • Increase engagements by starting discussions with our followers, respond to queries promptly, and monitor customer reviews;
  • Oversee social media accounts’ design (e.g. Facebook timeline cover, profile pictures, and blog layout);
  • Suggest and implement new features to develop brand awareness, like promotions and competitions;
  • Stay up to date with current technologies and trends in social media, design tools, and applications;
  • Use analytic tools to track growth and success across social channels.

 Key Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • Hands-on experience in content management;
  • Thorough understanding and a passion for using social media platforms to reach out to our audiences in innovative ways.;
  • Ability to deliver creative content (text, image, and video);
  • Solid knowledge of SEO, keyword research, and Google Analytics;
  • Advanced knowledge in Mobile advertisement, Digital display advertisement, social media advertisement, PPC, and Google AdWords;
  • You have editing and design experience specifically for social media channels;
  • Ability to identify trends and conversions for content creation opportunities;
  • Advanced knowledge of social analytics tools;
  • Ability to utilize social listening/sentiment tools to recommend enhancements to the social strategy;
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team on optimizing content across all our social media platforms;
  • Willingness to alter workflow with a sense of urgency;
  • Knowledge of online marketing channels.
  • Analytical and multitasking skills;

Education, and Experience:

  • 2+ years of proven work experience managing multiple social media accounts;
  • BSc degree in Marketing or relevant field and/or relevant professional experience;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Excellent copywriting skills.

Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

How to apply

  • All applications must be submitted using the online portal below
  • Applications shall be reviewed on a rolling basis
  • The deadline for the receipt of applications is 12stNovember, 2020.

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