Remuneration: R15000 per month Basic salary
Location: Durban, Umhlanga
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Student
Own transport required: Yes
Travel requirement: Occasional
Jellyfish, delivers digital marketing solutions across the world for a host of impressive brands from their offices in the US, Europe, and South Africa. The agency’s award-winning combination of technology and talent help it to deliver paid media, UX, SEO, social media, analytics, optimization, creative and development solutions.
If you’re looking to build a career in Digital Analytics, then we have an exceptional opportunity for ambitious graduates looking to learn. Our analytics team needs several talented candidates to join our analytics academy. We don’t expect you to have prior experience, just a passion to learn and willingness to work really hard and become an expert in this fast moving and rapidly growing sector.
Computer science or programming backgrounds would be an advantage.
Your apprenticeship will consist of three months intensive learning, where you will start to get involved in hands on project work whilst being guided by your mentor. Our aim is that you will be ready to graduate at the end of the first quarter and if you are successful, you will be invited to stay on at Jellyfish as a permanent employee.
You will be exposed to all types of analytics work, from the technical nuts and bolts of analytics platforms like Google Analytics and tag management tools, to data analysis and data visualization.
An unquestionable and relentless desire to learn new skills.
Keeps pace with the scheduled learning program, meeting all required deadlines and passing assignments
Commitment to take and pass the GAIQ exam as well as attend and pass the available Google Analytics Academy modules within the three-month period
Independent of planned learning material provided by Jellyfish, embarks upon significant extra reading on relevant subject matter including blogs, industry white-papers, etc.
At the end of the three-month training period, can spot basic issues with Analytics account set ups
Deliver work set on time, and within budget
Produce clear and detailed client facing reports to identify areas of opportunity to improve campaign
Show that you have the potential to become a key team member who sets an example to colleagues
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or related field would be an advantage
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft office products, especially Word, Excel and PowerPoint or Advanced knowledge of Google G-Suite products
Highly analytical and data driven
Numerically skilled – comfortable with numbers
Relish working in a fast-paced environment for some major brands across the globe
Demonstrates a structured and methodical way of working, with the ability to cope with competing demands and effectively prioritise tasks
Exhibits a high level of attention to detail
Possesses strong interpersonal skills, particularly influencing and listening skills
Self-motivated individual with high levels of energy
An outgoing, positive thinker, with consistent levels of evident enthusiasm
Flexible, versatile and copes well under pressure
Open, honest and direct, is comfortable in giving and receiving constructive feedback
Fluent English, excellent written and spoken
Excellent written and verbal presentation and communication skills
Ability/interest in working in a fast paced, dynamic environment on multiple priorities
Must be comfortable presenting results both internally and externally to clients
An unquestionable and relentless desire to learn new skills
Ability to think and act independently as well as collaboratively
Passion to win; results oriented
Ability to establish influential relationships internally and externally simultaneously
An excellent communicator and can present ideas, verbally and in writing
Exceptional attention to detail and pride in any work produced
Pro-active to self-learn and make progress.
A natural communicator – being able to communicate across the business and with potential clients to sell the virtues of analytics