Digital Content Specialist | Supply Chain Software | Century City

Our client has developed value chain improvement solutions for the manufacturing industry that takes operational improvement to the next level, unlocks client potential and creates a competitive advantage across their client’s entire value network. This results in sustainable operational sufficiency and effectiveness; creation of a people powered cultured of excellence and an increase in value. Their solution has been rolled out in 70 different countries, in multiple languages and at over 2,000 sites, saving some major blue chip clients billions in dollars. Rapidly expanding, our client is looking for a Digital Content Specialist.

Job description

As the Digital Content Specialist (Online Sourcing and Compilation), you will be responsible for sourcing and compiling of technical documentation online. The job holder will also maintain and update structured content/documentation and prepare outputs in various formats by using the company’s publishing and content management software for the use of global blue-chip corporations. 

Duties Include

The appointee will work alongside the Content Development Manager, and will be part of a larger team responsible for generating content on supply chain and operations best practices

The person will be required to source, compile and edit new content with a special focus on using digital platforms and tools including crowd content sourcing

The person will also be required to work with existing content and to re-purpose this for various channels and personae

The person will be expected to provide ongoing direction and guidance to the organisation on best-in-class digital tools to support content sourcing and compilation

The person will be expected to work with the organisation’s content management software

Research and source new content using digital tools

Re-purpose and edit existing content for defined purposes

Develop an understanding of the core product content

Ensure that all documents and images meet established quality and formatting standards

Work closely with the Content Development Manager

Assist in developing standards, systems and best practices (both human and technological) for content creation, distribution, maintenance, and re-purposing

Foster positive, collaborative relationships with other functional areas within the organisation

Maintain a thorough knowledge of our content workflows and products

If the above sounds like you, and you’d like to be part of a highly skilled team that’s shaping a new future for some of the world’s leading organisations, kindly send your CV to with a quick introduction on how you feel you previous experience relates to this requirement. 


• A relevant tertiary qualification is required
• An IT certificate/qualification would be advantageous
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in digital content management
• Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
• Online content and document-sourcing ability is essential
• Technical content development and instructional design experience is essential
• Experience in working with a content management system and version control is essential
• Experience in supply chain, manufacturing, continuous improvement and/or people development is highly desirable



Cape Town, Western Cape