Account Analyst
  • Cape Town, ZA
  • The Media Image
Job Description


South Africa


R180k - R216k (based on experience)

Working Type


About the Role

At TMI, a Graduate Account Executive is the person supporting the wider team for the day-to-day delivery of Search and Paid Social campaigns , with possible oversight and or exposure to display your primary concern would be to assist Account Executive(s) and Account Manager(s) and Team at large with pacing, reporting and optimisation of search campaigns in order to deliver against client volume and efficiency targets.

The role requires a basic understanding of Search principles, how the markets operate, plus an analytical aptitude . It requires an ability to be highly motivated, numerate and articulate , both when speaking to clients, writing documents and analysing results.

It also requires initiative and proactivity in helping accounts grow, increasing efficiencies and identifying new client opportunities.

This is a fully remote position.

How You'll Grow

  • Exposure to on the job training, workshops and internal training sessions
  • Learn how to identify new initiatives and opportunities on client accounts
  • Integration into clients businesses
  • Learn from our subject matter experts through our knowledge-share hub
  • Experience other media, such as SEO and Display, through cross-team work

Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Support Account Executives, Account Managers and Account Directors in delivering effective client service.
  • Research & identify opportunities for client growth in existing and new paid channels
  • Work with clients across multiple search and social channels to drive success and growth
  • Assist with day to-day optimisation and take responsibility for pacing of client budgets.
  • Keep clients up to date on day to day changes in campaign performance and issues when required.
  • Incorporate testing into Paid Search & Paid Social campaigns for example ad copy testing,
  • Landing page testing, day-part targeting, keyword expansion etc.

Skills and Requirements

  • 2 : 1 Bachelor's Degree from internationally recognised university
  • Google Ads, Meta Ads, Bing Ads etc.
  • Be administratively competent.
  • Basic understanding of how other media can influence Search, Social and Display, the principles of Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
  • Demonstrate a solid competency of using Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

Perks and Privileges

  • 25 days annual leave (excl. BHs) (+1 p / a worked)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • 3 Mental Health or Personal days p / a
  • Quarterly paid for’ socials in Cape Town
  • Medical Aid Contributions of R 1,200 p / m

About us

The Media Image (TMI) is an independent performance media agency offering a paid-search led full-service digital media solution built on the principles of people, data and results.

TMI was founded in 2008 by Grant MacFarlane shortly after his departure from Google. Since that time, the agency has grown from a London staff complement of four to almost 100 people across three continents as of October 2021.

Client growth has been equally impressive with the on-boarding of numerous large Paid Search and SEO accounts for globally-known brands, including the likes of AVON North America, FOREX.

COM and City Index, to name just a few.

Furthermore, TMI’s growth has been recognized continually by both the Hiscox Tech Track Top 100 and the Deloitte Fast 50 indices, listing the UK and Europe’s fastest growing tech media organizations.

In both listings, TMI featured within the top 20 in both 2015 and 2016.

The Agency has also won a host of prestigious industry awards across Europe and North America.

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