WE'RE HIRING

Green Houston is a horticulture / grow shop focusing on product and service quality at great prices – ultimately through being customer centric.


Our products range from environmental control items such as lighting and fans to premium soil and organic amendments. We are always looking for talented people to join our young and driven team.


This is a great opportunity for individuals that are interested in becoming a part of this booming and exciting industry.




Part Time for Social Media and Advertiser Lead

We are looking for someone that loves social media, likes to create content, has an open mind, and loves plants. Someone who is potentially willing to grow within our company to a full-time job and believes in our values of integrity and innovation in the growing/horticulture world.
Email your CV to office@greenhouston.co.za
Requirements
  • Very well-spoken in English
  • Good social media management experience (can be also your own social media)
  • Creative and authentic - you must know how to create interesting posts, write and create beautiful stories
  • Eager about the horticulture industry and plants
  • Honest and dedicated
  • An eye for detail and drive for perfection
  • Excellent communication skills and sociable
  • Taking initiative
  • 4 Years’ experience in the field or a marketing related degree and aminimum of 1-2 year’s experience
Bonus
  • Marketing related degree and 4 years or more experience in Field
  • Photography skills and camera (very beneficial) – post editing not required
Job responsibilities
  • Creating content for social media (photos, videos, editing, copy writing, etc) – we have a designer to help you put your content together. The key is good and regular content. 6 posts a week.
  • Can handle complexity –i.e. you will time to time be copy writing some advanced growing techniques
  • Social media management
    • Send a weekly report on the posts done and engagement levels.
    • Measure the success of every social media campaign
  • Monthly email marketing campaigns
  • Collaborate with sales and product development teams (if any)
Job responsibilities (Leading to full time)
  • Part time website content management – no coding experience required - you will use an easy to use back-end where you can edit and manage content just like you would in a word document (we handle the rest!)
  • High quality product photos and post photos
Pay on the per work done basis but could potentially lead to a full-time job. Amount to be discussed depending on experience and other relevant factors.
Has to be able to come into the offices located in Paarl once a week. We feel its important to touch base, but you are welcome to work at home and come in when you think you need to.
Expected Start Date: As soon as possible
Email your CV to office@greenhouston.co.za. Feel free to contact us should you require and further information.
Phone: 021 012 5844
Email: office@greenhouston.co.za
Open until candidate is found
If we do not email you after two weeks, unfortunately consider your application unsuccessful.

LOCATION AND DIRECTIONS
5 Lions Pride Building, Leo Lane, Zandwyk Industrial Park, Paarl, 7646
We are situated just off the N1, a mere 40 minutes from Cape Town, 30 minutes from Franschhoek and 20 minutes from both Stellenbosch and Wellington, making us truly central and easy to find. Feel free to come say hi and meet the team.