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PARAPLANNER - GAUTENG

Sharenet is a leading financial trading and investment company, founded in 1988, based in Cape Town, South Africa with a branch servicing the greater Gauteng area. We view each and every staff member as not just as an employee, but a valuable member of an integral team. At Sharenet we encourage team work and we choose the best to work in our young and vibrant Company. Our clients are one of our biggest assets and we strive to ensure that by employing the very best candidates, our customers come back to us again and again. With our 28 years in the industry, we aim to attract the very best candidates. Sharenet promotes an environment of ambition and empowerment in your respective job role.

Come and join a fresh and dynamic team to learn about the world of Asset Management, Securities and Trading Platforms incorporating financial risk management and fiduciary services.

LOCATION:
Northern Suburbs (Sandton), Gauteng

JOB CLASSIFICATION:
Permanent

JOB TITLE:
Paraplanner/Administrator

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's Degree in financial/Investment Management, Accounting, Economics or similar
Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning (CFP) or studying towards (advantageous)
Minimum 6 months experience on Elite Wealth or similar software (advantageous)

SYSTEMS KNOWLEDGE:
Elite Wealth

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Gather financial reports and records/needs analysis from the client
Perform proposals and other reporting to clients
Research financial databases and products that match clients' needs
Asset Allocation, pre and post retirement planning, estate planning, risk proposals, etc
Client relationship management including maintenance of the database for compliance and reporting purposes
Establish and build strong relationships with clients
Assist with daily administrative task such as FICA compliance, CRM, portfolio transfers, etc

IMPORTANT ATTRIBUTES:
Understanding of the Financial Planning process
Ability to work within defined business processes
Ability to achieve agreed outcomes without supervision
Ability to cope under pressure
Excellent verbal & written skills
Excellent computer literacy (Excel - advance)
Proficiency in English and Afrikaans is extremely important
Prior work experience in a similar role (advantageous)
Presentability and friendliness with clients is a must
Valid driver's licence with own transport is essential
An ability to manage their own time and deliverables
Team player

Remuneration will be discussed directly with successful candidates at interview stage.

When applying for this position, please ensure that you have the minimum job requirements. Only SA citizens will be considered for this role. If you are not in the mentioned location of this position, please do not apply. You will not be considered for this role

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please contact Nicole Janse van Vuuren on 021 - 7004800 or email your CV and cover letter to: nicole@sharenet.co.za

SECURITIES DEALER - CAPE TOWN

Sharenet Securities was founded in 2010 as an Online Execution Broker using proprietary trading execution software, available to clients via the Sharenet Portal, www.sharenet.co.za. Despite very little focus or personal interaction with clients this division has grown on an annual basis, measured by (a) Number of Clients, (b) Annual Accounts Opened, (c) Assets under Management/Advice, (d) Number of Trades per Annum, (e) Value & Number of Trades by clients and finally Net Revenues per Annum. In 2016 the owners of Sharenet (Pty) Ltd decided to investigate and roll out a Full Service offering to compliment the Online Offering by rolling out a Broking Desk, new product offering and new pricing. The Group has also rolled out a Wealth Division and re-aligned the sales teams to promote this new offering and early results are encouraging. Management believes the right candidate could unlock the obvious value inherent in the Securities division.

LOCATION:
Northern Suburbs, Cape Town

JOB CLASSIFICATION:
Permanent

JOB TITLE:
Securities Dealer

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's Degree: Financial or Mathematics Degree
Post Graduate Degree
Relevant FSB Representative Exams (RE5)
Completion of the relevant Registered Persons Exams (RPEs)

REQUIREMENTS:
At least 1 years' experience trading on S.A. Market at a recognised firm
Strong analytical and quantitative skills with attention to detail and accuracy in execution
Solid knowledge of Investment and Financial Markets
Strong understanding of market dynamics and fundamentals
Highly driven, motivated and energetic
Strong numerical, written and verbal communications skills
Computer Literate: Excel knowledge (pivot tables, macros would be beneficial)
Ability to operate in high pressurised environment, requiring effective prioritisation and time management
Excellent English writing skills (you will be required to do a written test)
Driver's license and own transport

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
General trading activity
Identify investment opportunities or generate trade ideas
Monitor and respond to market information (market updates, new research etc.)
Write topical articles from time-to-time
Use statistical data to identify areas to increase profitability and performance of trading desk
Utilize analytical problem solving skills to troubleshoot trading systems
Improve platform operations

IMPORTANT ATTRIBUTES:
Must possess an ownership mentality and a willingness to take responsibility for tasks through to completion.
Attention to detail, goal orientated and a willingness to learn and be hands on
Ability to present well and build good relationships externally and internally
A solid understanding of the Financial Markets

NON - NEGOTIABLE:
You need to stay current with market trends and have an excellent understanding of business objectives and our client's requirements.
You need to be service orientated and have the ability to create client value whilst maintaining profitable business results.

PACKAGE AND TIMELINE:
Basic plus Revenue Split (will be discussed with Candidate directly at interview).

When applying for this position, please ensure that you have the minimum job requirements. Only SA citizens will be considered for this role. If you are not in the mentioned location of this position, please do not apply. You will not be considered for this role.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria please email your CV and cover letter to: nicole@sharenet.co.za or contact Nicole Janse van Vuuren on 021 - 7004800

WEB DEVELOPER - CAPE TOWN

Sharenet is a leading financial trading and investment company, founded in 1988 and based in Cape Town, South Africa. We view each and every staff member as not just as an employee, but a valuable member of an integral team. At Sharenet we encourage team work and we choose the best to work in our young and vibrant Company. Our clients are one of our biggest assets and we strive to ensure that by employing the very best candidates, our customers come back to us again and again. With our 28 years in the industry, we aim to attract the very best candidates. Sharenet promotes an environment of ambition and empowerment in your respective job role.

LOCATION:
Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

JOB CLASSIFICATION:
Permanent

JOB TITLE:
Web Developer

QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum 2 - 3 years' experience in Website Development
IT Diploma or relevant qualification
Keen interest in emerging technology

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Constant communication with colleagues around set projects
Designing, coding and modifying websites
Building our website from concept all the way to completion from the bottom up, Writing well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
Integrating data from various back-end services and databases
Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
Create and maintain software documentation
Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling our site
Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities
Cooperate with web designers to match visual design intent
Create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices
Integrate data from various back-end services and databases

SYSTEMS KNOWLEDGE:
Must have a strong understanding of UI, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions and standards
Deep expertise and hands on experience with Web Applications and programming languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery and API's, HTML5, CSS3, Web Programming Skills, E-Commerce
Experience with Git and Github
Experience Building User Interfaces and Prototypes from wireframes and designs
Experience with Photoshop
Proficient with Javascript

KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE:
Strong grasp of security principles and how they apply to E-Commerce applications
Proven working experience in web programming
A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices
Adequate knowledge of relational database systems, Object Oriented Programming and web application development
Hands-on experience with network diagnostics, network analytics tools
Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimization process
Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem solving skills
Strong organizational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets with business acumen
Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques
Code and deploy applications in a Cross-Platform, Cross-Browser Environment
Detail - Orientated
Document Project Build and Maintenance
Familiar with development and debugging tools for cross-browser issues
Familiar with Social Media and Third Party APIs
Handle frequent feedback
Update current website to meet modern web standards
Knowledgeable of web application development frameworks
Able to troubleshoot issues quickly and to stay up-to-date on current and emerging technologies, standards, and trends.
Strong technical skills, must have strong written and oral communication skills, a solid grasp of graphic design, and exceptional time management capabilities.
Multimedia Content Development
Object-Oriented Design
Web User Interface Design (UI)

IMPORTANT ATTRIBUTES:
Excellent communication skills
A resilience to keep on working on a problem until it is solved
An ability to manage your own time and deliverables
Proven track record
Team player
Work well under pressure
Thrive in a team environment
Keen attention to detail

When applying for this position, please ensure that you have the minimum job requirements. Only SA citizens will be considered for this role. If you are not in the mentioned location of this position, please do not apply. You will not be considered for this role.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria please contact Nicole Janse van Vuuren on 021 - 7004800 or email your CV and cover letter to: nicole@sharenet.co.za

SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST - CAPE TOWN

Sharenet is a leading financial trading and investment company, founded in 1988 and based in Cape Town, South Africa. We view each and every staff member as not just as an employee, but a valuable member of an integral team. At Sharenet we encourage team work and we choose the best to work in our young and vibrant Company. Our clients are one of our biggest assets and we strive to ensure that by employing the very best candidates, our customers come back to us again and again. With our 28 years in the industry, we aim to attract the very best candidates. Sharenet promotes an environment of ambition and empowerment in your respective job role.

LOCATION:
Northern Suburbs, Cape Town

JOB CLASSIFICATION:
Permanent

JOB TITLE:
Social Media Specialist

QUALIFICATIONS:
BA in Communications, Marketing, Business, New Media or Public Relations or relevant qualification
At least 2 years of experience as a Social Media Specialist or similar role

JOB BRIEF:
We are looking for a driven Social Media Specialist to attract and interact with targeted virtual communities and networks users.

As a Social Media Specialist you will be responsible for developing and implementing our Social Media strategy in order to increase our online presence and improve our marketing and sales efforts. You will be working closely with Marketing and Sales teams.

Candidates should have a solid understanding of how each social media channel works and how to optimize content so that it is engaging on those channels. You are also responsible for joining relevant conversations on behalf of the brand and "soft selling" the product by providing support to current and prospective customers.

Our goal is to gradually achieve superior customer engagement and intimacy, website traffic and revenue by strategically exploiting all aspects of the social media marketing roadmap.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop, implement and manage our social media strategy
Build and execute a social media strategy through competitive research, platform determination, benchmarking, messaging and audience identification
Generate, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images, video or HTML) that builds meaningful connections and encourages community members to take action
Set up and optimize company pages within each platform to increase the visibility of company's social content
Moderate all user-generated content in line with the moderation policy for each community
Create editorial calendars and syndication schedules
Continuously improve by capturing and analyzing the appropriate social data/metrics, insights and best practices, and then acting on the information
Collaborate with other departments (customer relations, sales etc.) to manage reputation, identify key players and coordinate actions
Measure the success of every social media campaign
Stay up to date with latest social media best practices and technologies
Use social media marketing tools such as Buffer
Work with colleagues to ensure content is informative and appealing
Collaborate with Marketing, Sales and Product Development teams to manage company reputation, coordinate promotions, and increase reach
Monitor SEO and user engagement and suggest content optimization
Communicate with industry professionals and influencers via social media to create a strong network
Track and analyze analytics reports to gain insight on traffic, demographics, and effectiveness; utilize this information to positively affect future outcomes
Write, develop, and strategize online content production and scheduling
Build meaningful connections and encourage community members through dialog and messaging
Create and maintain company social media pages and profiles
Moderate user-generated content and messages appropriately, based on company and community policies
Create and implement social media marketing plan and editorial calendar

KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE:
Proven working experience in social media marketing or as a digital media specialist
Excellent consulting, writing, editing (photo/video/text), presentation and communication skills with an emphasis on catering to an online audience
Demonstrable social networking experience and social analytics tools knowledge
Adequate knowledge of web design, web development and SEO's
Knowledge of online marketing and good understanding of major marketing channels
Positive attitude, detail and customer oriented with good multitasking and organisational ability
Fluency in English with strong written and verbal communication skills
Know everything you possibly can about the company you're writing for because you are an integral part of the marketing process. Updates must be balanced with online networking to grow the business and you have to develop a strategy that works specifically for that company.
Excellent knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, Google+ and other social media best practices
Knowledge of social media for brand awareness and impressions
Understanding of SEO and web traffic metrics
Experience with doing audience and buyer persona research
Good understanding of social media KPIs
Familiarity with web design and publishing
Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
Team player
Good time-management skills
Great interpersonal and communication skills
Understanding of social media metrics with the ability to interpret the results and take action to increase effectiveness of social media campaigns
Knowledge of project management and web design best practices

IMPORTANT ATTRIBUTES:
Excellent communication skills
An ability to manage your own time and deliverables
Proven track record
Team player
Work well under pressure
Thrive in a team environment
Keen attention to detail
A firm and solid understanding of the Financial Markets

When applying for this position, please ensure that you have the minimum job requirements. Only SA citizens will be considered for this role. If you are not in the mentioned location of this position, please do not apply. You will not be considered for this role.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria please contact Nicole Janse van Vuuren on 021 - 7004800 or email your CV and cover letter to: nicole@sharenet.co.za