TAG 8 MEDIA Project Manager Job Vacancy in Cape Town, SA

Career Opportunity: Project Manager

Remuneration: Market related
Location: Cape Town, Greenpoint
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Mid
Own transport required: Yes
Travel requirement: Occasional
Type: Contract
Reference: #TAG 8 PM


Job description

Tag 8 is looking for a Project manager to join our Cape Town studio. The candidate should have minimum two years’ relevant experience
in managing fast-paced, digital accounts and must enjoy marketing and have great client service skills.

You will:

  • Work closely with clients, proactively managing material, deadlines, and performance
  • Work closely with studio, external collaborators and project managers to produce your work
  • Working with the campaign management team to oversee the implementation of the media strategy and plan ensuring that all elements are included to maintain a smooth running of a campaign
  • Actively manage the relationship with the client and find ways to grow existing accounts
  • Stay abreast of current industry trends and technology
  • Schedule and attend meetings with clients and studio
  • Create and participate in the development of campaigns, strategies and e-marketing plans that will give our clients a competitive edge
  • Effective management of campaign managers/buyers
  • Manage campaign objectives and continuously make recommendations to ensure campaign goals are met
  • Review analytics and metrics, provide reporting to clients
  • Compile and supply daily, weekly and monthly campaign reports for clients
  • Lead meetings and deliver presentations
  • Define project scope, goals and deliverables in collaboration with a project team
  • Prepare the necessary and relevant documentation to ensure a successful project
  • Organise and lead your project team
  • Build strong relationships with our team ensuring campaigns are integrated and holistic in our offering
  • Managing and overseeing the financial media budget ensuring campaigns/suppliers/media owners are delivering on time   and within budget. Ensuring campaigns are reaching or exceeding clients expectations regarding performance
  • Prepare project timelines and assign resources
  • Set, track and report the progress of jobs using appropriate project management tools
  • Identify risks and effectively mitigate these with stakeholders
  • Manage project dependencies and workstream
  • Communicate expectations, risks, issues and progress on job
  • Negotiate with departments to source the right skills and resources for the job
  • Review, test and approve the final delivery of your project
  • Compile clear briefs to external collaborators
  • Compile accurate cost estimates
  • Assist director in driving sales

Apply for this position

If you are interested in applying for this position, please e-mail us your CV and a motivating paragraph to ali@tag8.co.za

Company Description

Tag 8 is a creative media company that collaborates with best-in business partners in media, digital and technology to deliver connected solutions.
They are a core team of strategic thinkers, media experts, project managers and creative problem solvers.


You have:

  • Relevant degree/diploma (Red & Yellow/ AAA/ Vega qualifications beneficial)
  • Minimum two years’ relevant experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • The ability to maintain good relationships with clients and team members
  • The ability to multitask
  • A strong attention to detail
  • The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Good analysis and interpretation skills
  • Great Excel, Powerpoint and MS Projects skills
  • Great data analytic skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Document management skills
  • Digital agency experience
  • Proven track record of delivering projects successfully

You are:

  • Passionate about digital
  • A confident team player
  • Able to self-manage your workload
  • Proactive, motivated and eager to learn
  • Able to solve problems
  • Able to understand and run projects according to basic project management developments.
  • Highly organised and work well under extreme pressure
  • Experienced in project management tools and respective software
  • Able to manage your time
  • Strategic in solving problems
  • Nice to haves
  • Previous digital media experience
  • Below the line experience
  • Social media experience
  • Experience on projects that delivered to the growth of the clients’ business
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Andrew Franks

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