Summary
Overview
Work History
Education
Skills
Accomplishments
Certification
Interests
Timeline

Ofentse Manchidi

Marketing
Johannesburg

Summary

Driven marketing student looking to gain real-world experience and contribute in team environments. Excited to learn from high-performing and successful team. Possess excellent communication, problem solving and teamwork abilities. Excellent analytical, organizational and decision-making abilities.

Overview

4
4
Certifications
9
9
years of post-secondary education
3
3
years of professional experience

Digital Marketing Intern

Last Mile for Bop
2020-08 - 2020-11
  • Executed consistent online messaging across various social media verticals.
  • Tasked with editorial calendar maintenance to keep content timely, relevant and engaging.
  • Tracked social media trends and adapted to attract target follower demographic.
  • Prepared weekly updates and reports to track growth and success rates of marketing campaigns.
  • Assisted in managing corporate social media channels including Facebook and LinkedIn.
  • Collaborated with team members to help expand marketing channels.
  • Assisted with capturing and analyzing social media metrics.
  • Designed and presented social media campaign ideas.

Sales Volunteer

Success Resources
2018-09 - 2020-08
  • Merchandised attractive shelf displays with client offerings to drive event sales.
  • Used consultative sales approach to understand customer needs and recommend relevant offerings.
  • Served customers with knowledgeable, friendly support at every stage of shopping and purchasing.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Drove operational improvements which resulted in savings and improved profit margins.

Community Outreach Assistant

Ripple Reading
2019-04 - 2020-01
  • Detailed program operations and participant activities with comprehensive recordkeeping.
  • Collaborated on program operations with COO, including offering feedback from participants and improvement recommendations.
  • Drove operational improvements which resulted in savings and improved profit margins.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.

Work History

Bachelor of Commerce - Marketing & Insurance

Wits University
2017-02 - Current
  • Elected to deputy chairperson for The Association of Black Securities and Investment Professionals in 2019
  • Elected to deputy chairperson for Young Corporate Leaders in 2019
  • Majored in Marketing and Insurance
  • Minored in Economics and Finance
  • Member of Faculty of Best Advisory
  • Professional development completed in Strategic Foresight

High School Diploma

Matshumane Secondary School
2012-01 - 2016-11
  • Member of South African Mathematics Olympiad
  • Member of Kutlwanong Center for Maths, Science and Technology

Education

Skills

Social media expertise

Business correspondence

Performance Optimization

Campaign development

Strategic Planning

Relationship development

MS Office

Team collaboration

Accomplishments

  • Used Microsoft Excel to develop inventory tracking spreadsheets.
  • Collaborated with team of 3 in the development of Goal Social Media Campaign.

Certification

Strategic Foresight

2018-11

Y Combinator Startup School Graduate

2019-09

Hubspot Content Marketing

2020-10

Google Digital Marketing Course

2020-10

Interests

Reading

Music

Entrepreneurship

Hubspot Content Marketing

2020-10

Google Digital Marketing Course

2020-10
Digital Marketing Intern - Last Mile for Bop
2020-08 - 2020-11

Y Combinator Startup School Graduate

2019-09
Community Outreach Assistant - Ripple Reading
2019-04 - 2020-01

Strategic Foresight

2018-11
Sales Volunteer - Success Resources
2018-09 - 2020-08
Wits University - Bachelor of Commerce, Marketing & Insurance
2017-02 - Current
Matshumane Secondary School - High School Diploma,
2012-01 - 2016-11

Timeline

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