Spang Makandra Jobs

Spang Makandra Jobs

VACANCIES AT SPANG MAKANDRA

Would you like to work for the most awesome organisation in Suriname? We’re expanding and are looking for: Web Developers, Mobile App Developers, Social Media Editors and Digital Project Managers. Grab this chance and we will amaze you with our incredible career opportunities!

Click on the green tabs below to find the job descriptions of all current vacancies at Spang Makandra.

What will you do

Social Media Editors spend their time mostly building, managing and improving the digital image of companies. You will work closely with marketeers, content creators, bloggers and content writers to create engaging content. By tracking what users are interested in, you will help set the tone and direction of social media outreach at several companies. As a Social media editor you will reach out to social media users to better understand their interests, hobbies, and needs. You will help create surveys with other social media professionals, taking data and using it to determine the kinds of interactions users today expect from social media. And you will be engaging with users/readers/commenters on behalf of the organisation and encouraging them to become more involved
You will also create strategies to introduce users to relevant content, and track how that content affects customer journey. If you find that users aren’t engaging in quality social interaction more regularly, you will adjust the methods and continue tracking changes.

What qualifications do you need

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, business administration, management, public relations
    Skills we’re looking for:
  • Community management Skills » Creative in Nature » Organized and Efficient » Adaptive » Copywriting » Sales & Customer Service » Being Strategic » Decisive » Analytical » Design » Achiever / Doer » Positive Thinker

Application method

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What will you do

As a Digital Consultant on the Sales & Marketing Department, you carry the responsibility for a number of clients whom you advise about the best services mix for achieving their commercial objectives. As Digital Consultant you advise which online media channels are the most effective for a good return on investment and in addition you plan and manage client campaigns. As part of the team you’ll be responsible for a number of projects and you’ll work closely with clients to advise on all aspects of their digital marketing strategy.

What qualifications do you need

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, business administration, management, public relations
  • You are passionate about digital advertising solutions and you can confidently sell across multi-platform media products including websites, social media, mobile, content marketing and e-newsletters?
  • You have a naturally consultative sales approach, putting the client first and creating solutions based around them.
  • You enjoy inspiring colleagues and introducing clients to the possibilities of the digital world, with the creativity to design and deliver bespoke innovative campaigns.

Application Method

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Position Overview

The title of the Digital Project manager at Spang Makandra is ” Realize Agent”. The Realize Agent is a key member of the Spang Makandra production team. He/She is responsible for planning and executing projects according to deadlines within the budget. He/She must possess a clear definition of the project’s objectives and must be able to oversee quality control throughout its lifecycle, ensuring that the product supports the company’s overall strategy and goals.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

» Managing Incoming Projects

  • View the project’s budget and scope (in Waypoint) before the planning stage of the project.
  • Communicate the Planning of the project with its deadlines to the client after the project approval by sales department.
  • Perform a Q.A ( Quality Assurance) on all updates of the project before the client is notified.
  • Monitor the project closely and stay in constant communication (through email and telephone). If the planning of a project has changed due to unforeseen circumstances, an updated version of the planning must be sent to the client.
  • Keep project board updated so that there is a clear view of which tasks are allocated to which resources.
  • Document task and time effectively in the project management Software Waypoint so that all team members have a clear view of the budget status.
  • On every first working day of the week, provide Production iterations on task that have to be completed that week

» Managing Social Media Accounts

  • Prepare monthly reports for the social media clients
  • Perform a Q.A on social media visuals and text before they are posted.
  • Participate in creative sessions where ideas on upcoming posts are decided
  • Recommend different types of social media campaigns that can be done for various clients
  • View “Social Media Mood Board” on a daily basis to ensure that all tasks are completed by social media editors
  • Present a social iteration to the social team on the first working day of the week showing tasks that have to be completed that week.

» Managing Helpdesk Tasks

  • Quality Assured all updates placed on websites by the helpdesk team
  • Prioritize and execute projects according to the urgency and available resources.

What qualifications do you need

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in management, marketing or business administration
  • You are passionate about digital advertising solutions and you can confidently advise across multi-platform media products including websites, social media, mobile, content marketing and e-newsletters
  • You have a naturally consultative sales approach, putting the client first and creating solutions based around them.
  • You enjoy inspiring colleagues and introducing clients to the possibilities of the digital world, with the creativity to design and deliver bespoke innovative campaigns.

Application method

Apply by filling out this form.

What will you do

As a webdeveloper you’re responsible for designing, coding and modifying websites and mobile apps, from layout to function and according to a client’s specifications. Strive to create visually appealing websites and mobile apps,that feature user-friendly design and clear navigation. You’ll have regular exposure to business stakeholders and executive management, as well as the authority and scope to apply your expertise to many interesting technical problems. The position requires constant communication with colleagues.

What will you do

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in ICT, software engineering or computer science.
  • 2+ years’ experience in application development and testing. Ability to create support documentation for all new applications. Strong teamwork skills.
  • JavaScript, JQuery, HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, Web Programming Skills, E-Commerce, Teamwork, Verbal Communication, cross-browser compatibility, Web User Interface Design (UI), Security Principles, Object-Oriented Design, Web Services (REST/SOAP), Multimedia Content Development, API’s »You are passionate about digital advertising solutions and have a strong understanding of UI, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions and standards. You also have proven knowledge of the most current security and web development programming languages.
  • You have a naturally consultative approach, putting the client first and creating solutions based around them.
  • You enjoy inspiring colleagues and introducing clients to the possibilities of the digital world, with the creativity to design and deliver bespoke innovative campaigns.

Application Method

Apply by filling out this form.

Spang Makandra is a platform for Creative Talent and Innovative Companies. Working for Spang Makandra means:

working for an award winning company

working with an awesome team

working with some of the brightest minds in the Caribbean

working for clients in Suriname, Guyana, Trinidad, Curacao, the Netherlands and very soon, for the rest of the world.

working on your employability for future jobs

doing jobs which didn’t exist 10 years ago

starting your journey to become an entrepreneur

 

Most of all, it means to work in an environment where you’re safe to explore the trends in Online Marketing and translate those trends into business opportunities for innovative companies. We are in a high performance environment where only the best performers are able to prosper.