Careers

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Careers

Join the DotNews Team

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At DotNews we are often looking for talented people to assist us in servicing our clients’ needs. If you feel that you might be a good fit, please do get in touch:

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We would be interested in hearing from specialist authors to write bespoke articles for our clients in any of the below industries:

  • Law Firms
  • Accountants
  • Financial Services

Requirements

  • A proven track record with previously authored articles.
  • Must have working experience in one of the above industries.
  • An understanding of the target market and the ability to apply relevant marketing strategies within your writing.
  • The ability to write clear, concise articles with varying tone depending on the client.
  • Good grammar with well developed copyrighting and editorial skills.
  • Must be punctual and able to meet deadlines consistently.

Position: Freelance / Part-time / Full-time

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Duties

  • You will need to coordinate with our team for the production of email newsletters, banners, PDF documents and other marketing materials.
  • Being creative on a regular basis and coming up with new and innovative brand identities for professional firms.
  • Consult with clients on their branding and corporate image, as well as ensuring that we are in line with their specifications.

Requirements

  • Must be comfortable with editing software such as Adobe Creative Suite, Corel Draw or GIMP.
  • Be familiar with Microsoft Office products.
  • Experience with HTML & CSS.
  • Good time management and being able to meet deadlines.
  • Attention to detail with a great visual eye.

Beneficial Traits

  • Experience working with professional clients such as law firms, accountants or financial services firms.
  • Experience with WordPress or any other kind of web development.
  • Experience in email marketing.
  • Bilingual – English and Afrikaans.
  • Be comfortable in a dynamic environment where we use a variety of platforms, including our custom-built mailing platform, Rocketseed, WordPress and other emerging technologies.
  • Being able to wear many hats.

 

Position: Part-time / Full-time

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Duties

  • Consulting with clients to get a good understanding of what they require.
  • Designing web pages, ensuring good layout design and user-friendly experience.
  • Providing basic SEO services.
  • Maintaining websites and keeping them up-to-date.
  • Managing the hosting of websites, domains and email accounts.
  • Be able to troubleshoot and resolve technical issues.
  • Be familiar with many digital marketing tools such as Google Adwords and Google Analytics.

Requirements

  • Solid experience with HTML, CSS and Javascript.
  • Must be comfortable with editing software such as Adobe Creative Suite, Corel Draw or GIMP.
  • Be familiar with WordPress.
  • Good time management and being able to meet deadlines.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills both within a team and when dealing with clients.
  • A desire to learn.
  • Be comfortable in a dynamic environment where we use a variety of emerging technologies.

Beneficial Traits

  • Any additional programming languages, especially PHP.
  • Experience with other CMS environments.
  • Bilingual – English and Afrikaans.

 

Position: Part-time / Full-time

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Duties

  • Being comfortable with consulting to professional firms in the legal, accountancy and financial services industries to get a good understanding as to what they require.
  • Understanding our full product offering and the benefits each service provides.
  • Meeting with current and prospective clients, often going on sales trips around South Africa.
  • Finding and approaching prospective clients.
  • Managing client expectations of the service.

Requirements

  • Proven track record in marketing/sales.
  • Experience in dealing with and understanding the needs of attorneys / accountants / financial advisors.
  • Must have their own transport with a valid driver’s licence.
  • Must be familiar with Microsoft Office Software (Word and Excel).
  • Be able to remotely coordinate effectively with the DotNews team.

Beneficial Traits

  • Experience in the legal, accountancy or financial services industries will be of huge advantage.
  • Being Bilingual in English and Afrikaans would also be of major benefit.
  • Strong self-motivation.
  • Strong articulation skills when talking with clients and prospects.
  • Optimism and a can-do attitude!

 

Position: Freelance / Part-time / Full-time – Compensation to be based on sales performance.

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