Social Media Specialist


The Vlisco Group first sold wax printed fabric in Africa at the end of the 19th century. It was, from the beginning, the inspiration of African women and the acceptance of African customers allowed Vlisco to participate in the African culture and history.


The Vlisco marketing department is looking for a savvy Social Media Specialist. In this role, you are responsible for the translation of the global marketing calendar to global and local social media campaigns. You identify opportunities and take initiative to use these chances. You will work closely with your colleagues from E-commerce and the local marketing teams in Africa.


You will be empowered to be creative and forward thinking. We are looking for someone who is well experienced in Social Media Marketing and enjoys working with international culture.


Key responsibilities:

·        Define the objectives of every campaign.

·        Decide which channels, targeting methods and target groups will work best to achieve the objectives.

·        Make budget plans and monitor.

·        Set up the campaigns and make them live.

·        Analyze the results and make data-driven decisions for the next campaign.


You have a keen interest for social media development, you are fluent in reading and writing English, French is preferable. You are a natural team player, proactive and you have an enthusiastic can-do attitude. Copywriting and content marketing experience is a necessity.

What we offer:

In addition to a competitive salary, a 38-hour working week, holiday allowance and an extra 13th month salary, working at Vlisco will never be a dull moment. Because of our intricate designs, unique production process but most of all our African consumers you will learn something new every day.


If you are the candidate we are looking for, please apply by sending us your resume and motivation by using the button. If you would like more information about this vacancy you can reach out to Rebecca Stumpel, recruiter, +316 224 87 269 or email: