Business Development

Project Management Associate


This is a great opportunity for a Project management associate who is very entrepreneurial, motivated, dedicated and willing to grow within her/his career, to join our dedicated and professional team. You will maximise the productivity and efficiency of our CEO and the business generally.

About Platute:

Platute is a growth stage EdTech startup that is propelling tutoring and mentoring into the digital age. Platute is an on-demand live mentoring and tutoring platform. We believe that learning from a mentor is the fastest, most effective and enjoyable way of learning. Our network consists of the best performing students, graduates, active teachers, and industry professionals. We cover all disciplines, down to specific courses and even extracurriculars. Using our app, students and tutors can pick the time and type of session they want from online or private, face-to-face and group classes.

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As the Project Management Associate, you will be involve in the operation, marketing, and business development management activities on the day-to-day, including:

  • Assist the CEO and Director to accelerate all aspects of the go-to-market.
  • Deploy successful marketing campaigns and own their implementation from ideation to execution.
  • Produce valuable and engaging content for our website and blog that attracts and converts our target groups.
  • Build strategic relationships and partner with key industry players, agencies and vendors.
  • Prepare and monitor the marketing budget on a quarterly and annual basis and allocate funds wisely.
  • Oversee and approve marketing material, from website banners to hard copy brochures and case studies.
  • Measure and report on the performance of marketing campaigns, gain insight and assess against goals.
  • Analyze consumer behaviour and adjust email and advertising campaigns accordingly.
  • Manage all growth activities linked to customer acquisition and sales generation.
  • Develop strategies and tactics to get the word out about our company and drive interest in our product.
  • Manage a team of 10+.

About you:

  • You have an entrepreneurial spirit and mindset.
  • Demonstrable experience in operation, marketing, and business development, with the potential and attitude required to learn.
  • Proven experience in identifying target audiences and in creatively devising and leading across channels marketing campaigns that engage, educate and motivate.
  • Proven experience in selling products and services.
  • Experience in growth hacking appreciated, not mandatory.
  • Numerically literate, comfortable working with numbers, making sense of metrics and processing figures with spreadsheets.
  • A sense of aesthetics and a love for great copy and witty communication.
  • Up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices in online marketing and measurement.
  • BSc/MSc degree in Business/Marketing or related field.

A sense of aesthetics and a love for great copy and witty communication.

The position offers great learning and career growth opportunities. Being a startup that is making learning and growth accessible for everyone, it is our ultimate priority to help our own team learn and grow. You'll have the opportunity to work with a highly innovative and knowledgeable team. This could be a career defining move for the right individual.

With the right candidate, we are very flexible to make it work for you and the company.

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