General Manager (441 views)

Houghton Estate, Johannesburg
Aug 8, 2019

The following position has become available at MediaHeads 360:

Job Title: General Manager


  • Ability to motivate, empower and influence staff
  • Strong communication, leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Assertive, creative, innovative
  • Good organisational, planning and numerical skills – attention to detail
  • Time management skills
  • Proven management track record
  • Problem solving ability
  • Ability to enforce and maintain high standards, even under pressure
  • Entrepreneurial skills
  • High level management decision making ability
  • Conflict and risk management skills
  • Ability to adapt and be agile in a dynamic industry

Job description and responsibilities:

  • Support of the company’s sales strategy and 360-degree approach
  • Manage workflow and resources
  • Overall day to day operations of the business
  • Monitor and manage staff
  • Increase employee efficiency
  • Develop a culture of strong collaboration and effective team working
  • Manage operations and processes within budget
  • Formulate and improve processes and policies
  • Special projects from concept, execution to completion
  • Supplier relationships, including media relationships
  • Quality control and review of all campaigns and projects
  • Negotiation of media campaigns and agreements
  • Optimisation of media campaigns
  • Compilation of airtime schedules, production quotes, client and industry presentations
  • Provisions and Invoicing
  • Expert in financial management
  • Customer centric strategies
  • Coach, train and mentor staff
  • Custodian of the company corporate identity
  • Oversee learnership programs and skills training
  • Set key performance indicators for staff with ongoing review


  • Experience in Excel and PowerPoint is a necessity
  • Minimum 5 years’ in a management role
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the media industry
  • Project management qualification and experience
  • Preferential to have studied a relevant degree, diploma or related course

CLOSING DATE: Friday 16 August 2019 at 5pm

All interested applicants are requested to send a comprehensive CV to:

Applicants not contacted within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your applications

as having been unsuccessful. MediaHeads 360 is an equal opportunity employer, employment

equity candidates will receive preference.

Salary: Negotiable