Digital Marketing Manager

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa


We are looking for a qualified Digital Marketing Manager to take the lead in developing successful, long-term digital marketing strategies for our company.

As a Digital Marketing Manager, you should have in-depth marketing experience and a passion for digital technologies. You will work closely with different teams to ensure consistency through all digital marketing channels. You should also provide forward-thinking ideas to build and maintain a strong company web presence.

Ultimately, you should be able to drive all digital marketing efforts to achieve our business objectives. You must have a knack of marketing - understanding and putting yourself in the shoes of consumers - have experience with overseeing, running, and optimising marketing funnels, have experience with planning, designing, and implementing digital campaigns , and have an excellent understanding of how different digital channels (ie paid media, organic, social) relate to customer conversions.

We are looking for team members to join a company that is already recognised as one of the top technology startups in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Our team consists of former employees out of top global and local technology companies including Google, Amazon, Yoco, GetSmarter who have scaled digital products to millions of users globally, and we are only looking for team members who are competitive, ambitious, and have track record of over-achieving and exceeding targets.


  • Help build our digital marketing acquisition roadmap, specialising either in campaign management, copy, project management, customer success, or product specs. Some possible responsibilites are listed below :
  • Generate new digital marketing strategies to position education products to various segments of the consumer education market
  • Manage all digital marketing channels (e.g. website, blogs, emails and social media) to ensure brand consistency
  • Measure the ROI on digital marketing campaigns
  • Develop specific campaigns to create and maintain high levels of customer interaction
  • Manage and improve online content with a laser-focus on organic traffic and organic conversions
  • Forecast sales performance for new potential products and act proactively to increase our qualified lead-generation for new products
  • Liaise with Product, Marketing and Sales to increase client conversion and lead generation through digital marketing campaigns
  • Expand our presence on digital acquisition channels
  • Monitor competition and provide ideas to better differentiate our product suite in a global competitive environment.
  • Requirements


  • 2+ years experience working in digital marketing and acquisition strategies, and the optimisation of these strategies
  • A knack for empathising with the customer to understand push and pull factors and integrate that into marketing campaigns
  • A creative and problem solving attitude
  • Demonstrable experience in designing and implementing successful digital marketing campaigns
  • Strong understanding of how all current digital marketing channels function
  • Solid knowledge of online marketing tools and best practices
  • Hands on experience with SEO/SEM, Google Analytics and CRM software
  • Familiarity with web design , copywriting, and brand design
  • Excellent analytical and project management skills
  • Excellent team management and communication (written and verbal) skills

  • 5+ years experience working in digital marketing and acquisition strategies, and the optimisation of these strategies
  • Experience leading marketing teams with 4 + direct reports
  • Experience in hiring copywriters, designers, marketing managers, and paid media specialists
  • Degree in Marketing, Digital technologies or relevant field
  • Experience in Education Technology
  • Experience in software development - 1+ years of programming experience in a modern stack
  • Benefits

    CoGrammar was founded with an ambition to scale human-led education in programming. We believe that machines can't match humans, and learning to code is best achieved by having a coding educator review your code on a day-by-day basis.

    CoGrammar has built an online course platform that allows human code review to be scaled, applying this methodology to help thousands of students from over 30 countries learn how to code in a novel way.

    We're proud to power this model using the top technical talent from Africa, and to work with the worlds leading tech firms to deliver the highest quality educational content in software development.

    You'll join CoGrammar at a time when it is has just closed one of the largest seed edtech fundraises outside of the USA, fuelling massive growth and new partnerships with the likes of Faebook and Google.


    At CoGrammar we believe in the following:


  • Equity - you'll gain not just a generous commission and base salary, but direct ownership in the business.
  • Join the heart of tech in Africa and Europe - you'll work with the best of the best and rub shoulders with the world leaders in edtech
  • Team off sites - we've been to San Francisco, London and New York
  • The sharpest, motivated co-working - work with only the best who are at Hyperion to redefine technical education
  • Weekly game night - Discworld, Chess, or poker, you choose
  • ife-changing work - solve real problems that make education accessible to those who need it most: you're allowed to brand about it
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