Digital Media Account Manager

Johannesburg Client Service King James Digital 03 November 2017

We're on the hunt for a Digital Media Account Manager with 4-5 years experience to join our King James Digital Media and Data team in Jhb. You need to be great with clients. They must trust you, respect you and look forward to having you in their space every day. The role will require you to be experienced in taking client briefs. You'll need to not only understand a brief, you should also be able to intelligently challenge and refine a brief. You will  work with internal stakeholders to create and present proposals. You will work with our JHB & CT teams to plan, execute, monitor and measure campaigns that live up to our culture of excellence.

If you're a work horse and not a show pony, if you're curious and in-touch, if you talk less and do more and if you want to join an agency that lives a culture of excellence then send your CV to careers@kingjames.co.za.


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Contract PR Senior Account Manager

Cape Town Media & Influencer relations Atmosphere a King James Group Company 03 November 2017

We're on the hunt for a fixed contract PR pro to join our team in Cape Town from February 2018 to mid August 2018.
You must have
  • 5 – 8 years experience in the industry 
  • PR Management or Communications diploma or degree
  • Deep understanding of media and influencer landscape 
  • Experience in Corporate (ideally Financial Services sector) and B2C PR 
  • Agency experience hugely beneficial 
You must be able to
  • Develop and roll out client plans in association with team members
  • Push boundaries to ensure storytelling is as creative, engaging and effective as possible 
  • Help to drive fresh approaches, creativity and storytelling excellence 
  • Optimise Media relations 
  • Leverage Influencer relations and partnerships  
  • Handle all aspects of negotiations and contracting for native advertising, advertorials and other media buying opportunities 
  • Drive proactive and tactical creativity and execution 
  • Identify and manage relevant speaker opportunities for clients 
  • Identify and manage relevant sponsorship opportunities for clients 
  • Thrive in creative conceptualisation and execution of activations (with team) 
  • Analyse and report results
If you're a work horse and not a show pony, if you're curious and in-touch and if you want the opportunity to live our culture of excellence, please send your CV to careers@kingjames.co.za


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Contract PR Account Director

Cape Town Client Service & Strategy Atmosphere a King James Group Company 03 November 2017

We're on the hunt for a PR pro to join our Cape Town team for a fixed contract from mid March 2018 to mid September 2018.

You must have

  • 8+ years experience in the industry 
  • PR Management or Communications diploma or degree 
  • Experience in consumer PR 
  • Agency experience hugely beneficial 
You must be able to
  • Manage always-on retainer work and projects seamlessly, including forward planning, prioritising workflow and problem-solving.
  • Review and quality check all client work from team members – ensuring the highest standard across the consultancy.
  • Manage relationships with key senior clients, including, but not limited to CEOs, chief marketing officers, communications heads.
  • Drive creativity and innovative thinking in everyday delivery and problem-solving.
  • Drive accurate delivery of complete SOW across team.
  • Where necessary, adapt SOWs in line with changing client needs.
  • Work with operations and finance teams to ensure jobs are completed, reconciled, billed and closed.
  • Prepare for and run client meetings, ensuring that the full team is debriefed and prepared.
  • Produce, or ensure account manager or account executive produces, accurate and timely action reports after each client meeting – to be sent to client within 24 hours of meeting.
  • Ensure the team produces quality briefs produced for Creators and Relators (writes briefs when required, checks all briefs).
  • Track trends, issues and industry developments and share with the client team so as to determine actions.
  • Be an expert in crisis comms and driving execution of activity.
  • Host high level media at client events and briefings
  • Be the Inter-agency link (internal and external creative agencies and suppliers).

If you're a work horse and not a show pony, if you're curious and in-touch and if you want the opportunity to live our culture of excellence, please send your CV to careers@kingjames.co.za


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