Junior Account Executive

Remuneration:R8000 - R8500 per month Cost to company 
Location:Johannesburg, Northriding, Randburg
Education level:Degree
Job level:Junior/Mid
Own transport required:Yes
Travel requirement:Occasional
Company:Star Hero Media

Job description

Star Hero seeks a junior account executive with strong content writing skills to join our small but dynamic team. The incumbent must be a highly-motivated, hard-working, solution-driven individual who fits well with the team. They should have a working understanding of communications, the media and marketing in general, have a good general knowledge and two recent references. Skills in writing, social media and basic design are critical.


The successful junior account executive is someone who is comfortable with all areas of copy and content production (print and online) and eager to learn. The junior account executive will assist the marketing team with driving content ideation, research, and distribution. The incumbent is responsible for assisting with the development and implementation of Star Hero's marketing plans and activities that help drive business growth in alignment with the company’s strategic objectives. 

Our ideal candidate will: 
  • Build strong client relationships, through regular communication
  • Produce SEO-friendly content for websites, blog posts, emails, online ads, infographics, and campaigns
  • Write enticing copy for brochures, flyers, case studies, white papers, adverts, event material, and other print marketing collateral
  • Create weekly social media content plans for Facebook Page, Facebook Group and LinkedIn Page
  • Schedule or post social media content daily
  • Compile monthly comprehensive social media reports for clients
  • Write monthly comprehensive project reports and weekly status reports
  • Work closely with and support the other members of the marketing team in reaching the overall marketing objectives of the company
  • Work with our team to research, develop, and share content
  • Maintaining and updating content sharing and distribution strategies as developed by team
  • Uploading content onto channels and cross checking accuracy to ensure results
  • Monitoring of content campaigns to ensure results
  • Ensure that all content plans and materials are thoroughly documented, filed, saved and stored
  • Keeping operational documents up to date and maintaining an orderly archive of work
  • Takes minutes in meetings and produces contact reports
  • Arranges for quotes for third party development costs
  • Collates all the clippings, coverage and usage of content for the ROI reports and provides in format for reporting
  • Liaise and ensure delivery from suppliers
Applicants are requested to submit three samples of unedited writing with their application. Also, include your availability and cover letter in your application.

Company Description

Founded in 2010, Star Hero Media Group is a growing full-service media, marketing and communications firm. We are based in Northriding


  • Ability to collaborate, lead, and work with the team
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to move campaigns forward while actively managing multiple stakeholders and maintaining project schedules and delivering on time
  • Excellent grasp of English, and sound spelling and grammar skills
  • Passion for writing and editing
  • Ability to write creatively, factually and informatively, depending on the target audience
  • Strong conceptualisation skills
  • Good understanding of online writing principles and the wider digital marketing field
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to deliver on time and quality content
  • Ability to manage in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

Posted on 17 Jul 16:13

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