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CONTENT CREATOR

ASEM Engage, part of the ASEM group of companies, is a specialised content agency. ASEM Engage offers its clients content marketing services, including strategy, social media management and marketing, multimedia content creation, and public relations.

POSITION TITLE: Content Creator
LOCATION: Cape Town
TYPE: Permanent
JOB LEVEL: Junior
POSITION PURPOSE: ASEM Engage is looking for a strategic and innovative Content Creator with a strong knowledge of and passion for youth sports and media. The successful individual should be self-motivated, creative and capable of delivering both video and written content across multiple platforms and in a fast-moving environment.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Write, review, edit and update content for ASEM Engage clients.
  • Be efficient in editing and creating video content.
  • Learn to work on and manage all the Varsity Sports and Varsity Cup online properties, including website, social media platforms, YouTube and App.
  • Content strategy and planning across all channels and platforms.
  • Implement content creation processes and ensure efficient execution of tasks.

REPORTING AND COLLABORATING RELATIONSHIPS:

Manager: ASEM Engage Head of Content

Adhere to a flat departmental structure that incorporates the whole team and makes the most of everybody’s input.

WORKING HOURS:

  • Monday to Friday 08h00 till 17h00
  • The nature of the business demands flexibility at certain times, especially during sports tournaments.

SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Proficiency using Adobe Premiere Pro, Apple Final Cut Pro or similar.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Ability to brief new content projects, including tone, direction, presentation (visuals and text) and desired outcome.
  • Strong knowledge of appropriate formats, depending on channel – specifically in the online and social media space.
  • Quality work ethic with high administration ability.
  • Proven track record of minimum two years of successfully working within an editorial team and collaborating with a marketing team in an online environment.
  • A proven ability to implement processes and ensure efficient execution of tasks.
  • Ability to meet deadlines in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Keen interest in and knowledge of sport and the university markets.
  • Excellent film, video and photography skills, specifically editing.

EXPECTATIONS:

  • Must be able to show examples of published content, showreel or sample videos
  • Must be able to travel
  • Must be a team player
  • Strong work ethic
  • Proactive and highly motivated
  • Excellent knowledge of sports industry a prerequisite
  • Ability to work with a variety of personalities

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Relevant three-year degree/diploma from a tertiary institution, preferably in journalism, film, video or communications
  • Minimum one-year experience in editorial creation, video editing and production

SALARY:

  • Negotiable
  • Cell phone allowance

STARTING DATE: As soon as possible
CONTACT: Please submit CV to engage@asem.tv
CLOSING DATE: 21 June 2019