Ref#: R0012069

Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly growing and focused product team building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 200 million people count on Indeed to help them find jobs, make it easy to apply, research companies, and connect qualified candidates to their job openings. With product teams in Austin, Tokyo, Seattle, San Francisco, Singapore and Hyderabad, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job at a time.


Your job.

We are looking for someone who has experience with web or tech products, loves to crunch numbers and has comprehensive knowledge of the South African market.  You will act as the subject matter expert for all products as they relate to South Africa. This is a great opportunity to take ownership, develop skills across marketing, Product, QA and all-around business skills for Indeed South Africa.


Come and share our commitment to help people get jobs in South Africa!


Responsibilities:

  • Learn all areas of our product to become a market expert for product-related needs to provide expert guidance on our product portfolio for South African

  • Research Indeed product performance within your markets to help identify areas of improvement and provide evidence-based proposals to implement them

  • Localize the website

  • Research, identify and address additional localization needs for the South African product

  • Together with your team, help develop a long-term strategy for the success of Indeed in your market

  • Use market expertise to provide feedback and support to teams in other functions in the execution of their initiatives.  

  • Support search engine marketing (SEM) and search engine optimization (SEO) campaigns

  • Support the Legal Team in resolving and mitigating legal matters in the South African  market as needed

  • Leverage proprietary software and systems to analyze data and monitor site performance

  • Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders to define new and enhanced products for the South African market

About you.

You want to see the impact of your work making a difference every day. Your friends describe you as persistent, thorough and detail-oriented.  You drive forward your projects independently while leveraging the strengths of your teammates to get things done through collaboration.

You are someone with high standards and a strong work ethic who is not afraid to push us to be better by example, and who will take pride in Indeed like we do.


Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business field including Finance, MIS, Economics or a closely related business analytics field

  • In-depth familiarity with and knowledge of South African culture from extensive  experience working and/or living in South Africa

  • Excited about web and mobile technology

  • Expert written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills to recognize patterns and issues specific to the South African market

  • Passion for digging into a problem and providing simple solutions

  • Proven multi-tasker who can work independently and across functional teams

  • Detail-oriented and extremely organized



Preferred:

  • Master’s degree in an aforementioned field

  • 2+ years of work experience
  • Web analytics, tech product, Excel and SEM/SEO experience is a plus

  • Knowledge of or fluency in one or more of a language spoken in South Africa, besides English. (Afrikaans, Ndebele, Sepedi, Xhosa, Venda, Tswana, Southern Sotho, Zulu,Swazi or SiSwati, or Tsonga)


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