Initiate International

Initiate International is a specialist recruitment agency for Tech, Digital Marketing, Online Gaming, as well as Executive jobs globally. We also supply companies with sought after foreign language speakers, specifically within the Gaming and BPO industries.

Initiate International was established in 2007 in Cape Town, South Africa with the desire to offer a new and dynamic style of recruitment service. Our mission is simple: to deliver the highest standards of recruitment service through a consultative approach. We take the time to find out what you are looking for, whether it be in your next career move or in your next recruitment requirement. We understand how important culture fit is, and make it one of our primary targets to match the job seeker to the culture of a company, not just the job spec.

We have offices in South Africa, Asia, Europe and the UK with planned expansion into the US market in 2019.

Initiate International Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
May 22, 2020
Full time
Are you a   Marketing Manager   looking for an exciting new challenge? A gaming company is looking for you to join their team in   Manila, Philippines . You will be responsible for formulating promotion plans and policies. If you have 6+ years working experience in network marketing related positions, this   job   could be perfect for you! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Marketing Manager   in   Manila, Philippines   will include: Manage the daily work of the promotion team, understand and comprehend customer needs, and guide department staff to formulate promotion plans and policies According to the qualifications and the company’s development plan, formulate departmental promotion goals, responsible for the advertising of game products on different platforms and channels in the domestic market, including the formulation and execution of advertising plans, bid adjustment, promotion budget and cost control, Responsible for the delivery effect Research...
Initiate International Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
May 22, 2020
Full time
We have an exciting   job   opportunity for a   General Manager   to join a great gaming company in   Manila, Philippines . Your team will be responsible for formulating promotion plans and policies. Does this seem like the perfect challenge for you? Keep reading! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   General Manager   in   Manila, Philippines   will include: Formulate the company’s business objectives and strategic guidelines, be responsible for the company’s overall business operation management, formulate platform’s promotion strategy, optimize the promotion process, and establish a perfect promotion system Analyze and summarize the overall trend of the online game market, competitors and various data within the company to provide decision-making for the company’s overall online game planning According to the company’s sales goals, formulate the platform’s annual promotion plan and various promotion plans, and supervise the implementation of various...
Initiate International Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
May 22, 2020
Full time
We have a great   job   opportunity for an   Operations Manager   to join a gaming company in   Manila, Philippines . You will be responsible for all operational functions within the company. If you have experience working in the online gaming industry, we would love to hear from you! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Operations Manager   in   Manila, Philippines   will include: Responsible for online and offline promotion planning and execution of all games, and in-depth analysis of the results Analyze the players’ behavior and make adjustment for products Analyzing market operation status, and submitting feasibility analysis report with reasonable suggestions and adjustments Responsible for the promotion updates and Supervise game activities and other affairs in the operation regarding all the game related activities Responsible for collecting customer service related data, and training VIP customer service and improving the performance of...
Initiate International Johannesburg, South Africa
May 20, 2020
Full time
Do you have a key interest and understanding of South African and International mainstream television, especially kykNET and   Afrikaans   programming? A multi-platform media production company is looking for you! This team have an exciting   job   opportunity for a   Afrikaans Online and Social Writer   to join their team on a contract basis. If you have knowledge of website content publishing and have a broad understanding of social media platforms, this   job   could be perfect for you! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Afrikaans Online and Social Writer   in   Johannesburg   will include: Write engaging copy demonstrating the ability to translate broadcast events into news and feature articles Write various content types such as website copy, articles, headlines, image captions, video abstracts etc. Maintain and create original content for website and online platforms Upload, publish and promote content on the online and social platforms...
Initiate International Cape Town, South Africa
May 19, 2020
Full time
An investment organisation focused on technology solutions for the gaming industry, have an exciting career opportunity for a   Java Team Lead   to join their team in   Cape Town . They are looking for a   Java Team Lead   to lead one of their scrum development teams. If you have experience as a team leader in agile software development, with a long history of Java development, then this job could be perfect for you! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Java Team Lead   in   Cape Town   will include: Line management of an agile team of developers and QAs Regular one to ones, career development, and performance reviews. This includes training and mentorship of team members Perform the duties of a scrum master: liaise with product management on the client side to gather project requirements; ensure that the team has enough stories to work on each sprint; facilitate scrum ceremonies; ensure that sprint work is carried out in a timely manner; remove...
Initiate International Cape Town, South Africa
May 19, 2020
Full time
An international online gaming software company have an exciting career opportunity for a   Full Stack Developer   to join their team in   Cape Town . They are looking for an individual that has extensive experience in a wide range of technologies in the software development field, with a strong focus on responsive desktop and mobile web applications with a financial backend. If you have a preference towards working in teams in an agile environment, this   job   could be perfect for you! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Full Stack Developer   in   Cape Town   will include: Develop defect free code Function within an agile team Attend and contribute to daily standups and other agile ceremonies Assist with breakdown of tasks from business requirements Accurately track time within the systems provided on a daily basis Deliver on sprint commitments Contribute to team planning, discussions and solution designs Constructively communicate in a way...
Initiate International Cape Town, South Africa
May 19, 2020
Full time
Are you passionate about coding? An international dev company are looking for you to join them in   Cape Town, South Africa . This team is currently expanding its development team and have an exciting new   job   opportunity for the right   NodeJS Developer . If you are a highly skilled full-stack developer who is passionate about coding and always eager to expand your skills, then get in touch today! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   NodeJS Developer   in   Cape Town   will include: Work in an agile environment with stand-ups, sprints, and planning meetings Work in a small development team taking on new features, spikes and bugs Plan, design, implement, document, test and release new features Do code reviews Deliver stable code Maintain existing code base, and if need be creating documentation and diagrams to substantiate further development Liaise with the QA team to identify and fix bugs Ability to work under pressure Ability to work in...
Initiate International Cape Town, South Africa
May 19, 2020
Full time
A leading IT company in   Cape Town   have a great   job   opportunity for a   C# Developer   to join their team. This is for a high performing team and candidate should be very well versed in the technologies and is good in communicating their ideas to other team members Your key   job   responsibilities as the   C# Developer   in   Cape   Town   will include: Development and integration of new or existing applications into the technical infrastructure and existing business processes Provide technical or functional guidance to project or work teams as needed within a specific discipline Work in an agile team and collaborates on an on-going basis with other team members Analyze, design, develop, test, debug, implement, maintain and/or enhances existing or new systems that are reliable and efficient Requirements for this   C# Developer job   in   Cape Town : Minimum of 6 years of experience Knowledge of building dashboards Understanding of REST...
Initiate International Accra, Ghana
May 19, 2020
Full time
Are you a   Country Director   looking for a great new career opportunity? An exciting sports betting business is looking for you to join their team in   Accra, Ghana . This team are looking for a highly knowledgeable   Country Director   who has experience of specifically building an online sports and gaming business over multi-countries. Does this   job   sound like the perfect challenge you’ve been waiting for? Keep reading! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Country Director   in   Accra, Ghana   will include: Conduct product-focused research in sports betting to assist in high level decision making Analysis of market segmentation Source sportsbook solutions that match client preferences Develop conceptualisation of online and retail sportsbook products and solutions Propose business case to meet changing business priorities (environmental changes, market trends) and grow the business Financial Viability and Feasibility Study of new...
Initiate International Cape Town, South Africa
May 14, 2020
Full time
Are you a   Java Developer   looking for an exciting   job   opportunity that can take your career to new heights? An international online gaming software company are looking for you to join their team in   Cape Town . This company develops and maintains software for customers in the online casino and lottery industries. They are looking for a   Java Developer   with a passion for software development and a strong drive for self-improvement and knowledge sharing. Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Java Developer   in   Cape Town   will include: Develop defect free code Function within an agile team Attend and contribute to daily standups and other agile ceremonies Assist with breakdown of tasks from business requirements Accurately track time within the systems provided on a daily basis Deliver on sprint commitments Contribute to team planning, discussions and solution designs Constructively communicate in a way that would add to valuable...
Initiate International Cape Town, South Africa
May 14, 2020
Full time
An international online gaming software company have an exciting career opportunity for a   Full Stack Developer   to join their team in   Cape Town . They are looking for an individual that has extensive experience in a wide range of technologies in the software development field, with a strong focus on responsive desktop and mobile web applications with a financial backend. If you have a preference towards working in teams in an agile environment, this   job   could be perfect for you! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Full Stack Developer   in   Cape Town   will include: Develop defect free code Function within an agile team Attend and contribute to daily standups and other agile ceremonies Assist with breakdown of tasks from business requirements Accurately track time within the systems provided on a daily basis Deliver on sprint commitments Contribute to team planning, discussions and solution designs Constructively communicate in a way...
Initiate International Cape Town, South Africa
May 14, 2020
Full time
An investment organisation focused on technology solutions for the gaming industry, have an exciting career opportunity for a   Java Team Lead   to join their team in   Cape Town . They are looking for a   Java Team Lead   to lead one of their scrum development teams. If you have experience as a team leader in agile software development, with a long history of Java development, then this job could be perfect for you! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Java Team Lead   in   Cape Town   will include: Line management of an agile team of developers and QAs Regular one to ones, career development, and performance reviews. This includes training and mentorship of team members Perform the duties of a scrum master: liaise with product management on the client side to gather project requirements; ensure that the team has enough stories to work on each sprint; facilitate scrum ceremonies; ensure that sprint work is carried out in a timely manner; remove...
Initiate International Accra, Ghana
May 14, 2020
Full time
Are you a   Head of Sportsbook   looking for a great new career opportunity? An exciting sports betting business is looking for you to join their team in   Accra, Ghana . This team are looking for a highly knowledgeable   Head of Sportsbook   who has experience of specifically building an online sports and gaming business over multi-countries. Does this   job   sound like the perfect challenge you’ve been waiting for? Keep reading! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Head of Sportsbook   in   Accra, Ghana   will include: Conduct product-focused research in sports betting to assist in high level decision making Analysis of market segmentation Source   sportsbook   solutions that match client preferences Develop conceptualisation of online and retail   sportsbook   products and solutions Propose business case to meet changing business priorities (environmental changes, market trends) and grow the business Financial Viability and Feasibility...
Initiate International
May 11, 2020
Full time
Are you fluent in Swahili and passionate about all things digital? We’re looking for a Swahili speaking Digital Content & Social Writer in Johannesburg, South Africa also known as The City of Gold! This amazing job opportunity is available in a leading media production company who is looking for an energetic, creative and outgoing person to join their vibrant team. You will prepare content for online platforms, for an East African audience. If you have knowledge of website content publishing and have a broad understanding of social media platforms, this job could be yours! Your key job responsibilities as the Swahili speaking Digital Content & Social Writer in Johannesburg, South Africa will include: Write engaging copy demonstrating the ability to translate broadcast events into news and feature articles Write various content types such as website copy, articles, headlines, image captions, video abstracts etc. Maintain and create original...
Initiate International Johannesburg, South Africa
May 11, 2020
Full time
Are you fluent in Mandarin and looking for an exciting career opportunity in the sunny Johannesburg, South Africa ? Are you hungry for growth with a “whatever it takes” mentality? This Mandarin speaking Accounts Receivable Specialist job could be perfect for you! This team are looking for a talented and passionate individual to join their company and to be an integral part of their Finance! Your key job responsibilities as the Mandarin speaking Accounts Receivable Specialist in Johannesburg, South Africa will include: Ensure timely collection of payments Prepare monthly, quarterly, annual and ad-hoc forecasting reports Organize records of invoices, bills and deposits Updating customer records Ensure high-quality collection procedures that comply with the law Requirements for this Mandarin speaking Accounts Receivable Specialist job in Johannesburg, South Africa : Must be fluent in Mandarin and English BCom degree / Tertiary education...
Initiate International Maputo, Mozambique
May 11, 2020
Full time
Are you a sales person who thrives on client interaction? If you’re an Italian national looking for a new exciting challenge in a fast-paced environment, keep reading! A large logistics company are looking for an Italian speaking Business Development Specialist to join their team in Maputo, Mozambique . If you have at least 5 years relevant work experience and international exposure, this job could be perfect for you! Your key job responsibilities as the Italian speaking Business Development Specialist in Maputo, Mozambique will include: Winning profitable new work for the company Visiting clients at project sites throughout Sub Saharan Africa Creating quotations for various requests Maintaining, developing and updating the client database Maintaining and updating the pricing database Requirements for this Italian speaking Business Development Specialist job in Maputo, Mozambique : Relevant tertiary education Must be fluent in Italian At...
Initiate International Manilla, Metro Manila, Philippines
May 04, 2020
Full time
A gaming company have an exciting   job   opportunity for a   Mandarin speaking Golang Advanced Developer   to join their team in   Manila, Philippines . You will use Go language (Golang) to develop highly available and highly concurrent system engines, delivery-side components, and services. Does this seem like the perfect challenge for you? Keep reading! Your key   job   responsibilities as the   Mandarin speaking Golang Advanced Developer   in   Manila, Philippines   will include: Use Go language (Golang) to develop highly available and highly concurrent system engines, delivery-side components, and services Ensure the efficiency, availability, code quality and maintainability of the system Participate in the design of the server system Requirements for this   Mandarin speaking Golang Advanced Developer job   in   Manila, Philippines : More than five years of server development experience, more than two years of GO language development experience...