To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.


Social Media Expert Wanted1

  • Company: MamaMikes
  • Deadline: Friday 20th April 2012
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description


We are looking for a dynamic person who has a strong passion for social media. This opportunity is for someone who wants to create a name for themselves as a social media expert. This is your golden opportunity!

We are looking for someone:

  1. Who knows how to connect the dots between social media and the business bottom line
  2. Who loves photography and design
  3. Who can creatively write for retail, focusing on our offers
  4. Who can create short videos for youtube
  5. Works well with freelancers
  6. Knows how to measure their impact using web metrics and business goals


  1. Maintain a consistent look and feel throughout all our social media outlets
  2. Create social media content in line with our promotional plans
  3. Oversee freelancers: video makers & photographers
  4. Keep current with emerging web technologies through relevant blogs, listservs, and events
  5. Write a minimum of 2-3 blog posts per day for posting as guest posts on our site and other websites.
  6. Tweet often and socialize on facebook regularly.
  7. Develop relationships with key target bloggers, website owners and journalists

Required Skills:

  1. Exceptional communication and organizational skills
  2. Good knowledge of HTML and experience with social media tools, specifically: twitter, facebook, wordpress, pinterest, youtube and posterous
  3. Basic Adobe Photoshop skills (preferred)
  4. Passionate about blogging and writing
  5. Friendly and conversational
  6. Technologically savvy
  7. Team player

In addition the skills you will need are:

  1. Knowledge on SEO
  2. Business sense on budgets and setting targets
  3. Experience in running competitions, giveaways, promotions and events is a bonus but not essential
  4. The right candidate will have a passion for all things digital and have an active digital life through different social media platforms.
  5. Experience or demonstrate knowledge working in at least one or more of the following areas:
    1. Social Media (video platforms, social networks, blogs or community management)
    2. SEO (can demonstrate content-driven strategies to promote client websites)
  6. A basic understanding of SEO and the role of link building in website promotion will also be beneficial
  7. Fast Learner

How to apply

Are you interested?
If you are this person, please send us an email to : introducing yourself and telling us why you are the right person for this exciting opportunity.

When you contact us, please:

  1. Demonstrate your success in social media
  2. Send us a writing sample
  3. Attach your C.V