Our client is one of the world’s largest manufacturing companies within the agricultural sector and they are currently recruiting for a Marketing Coordinator to be based in the Cape Town area.

Job Description

  • Assisting in developing and implementing short- and long-term marketing strategies and advertising campaigns in order to create and increase brand awareness:
    • supporting marketing project development under the direction of the Marketing Manager;
    • determining the feasibility and profitability of new or existing campaigns;
    • assisting in the development and implementation of the company’s brand strategy.
  • Executing marketing plans, print and online media, campaigns, and strategies in line with the agreed budget.
  • Overseeing marketing material:
    • coordinating, editing, and optimising any material concerning advertising, branding, and marketing;
  • Providing assistance to other departments in order to achieve the company’s goals.
  • Preparing marketing activity reports and metrics for measuring program success in order to present current and forecasted data:
    • analysing the feedback of previous or current marketing campaigns;
    • analysing website traffic and statistics and/or campaign statistics;
    • measuring the impact and outcomes of marketing activities; and
  • Building strategic relationships and partnerships with key industry players, agencies, and vendors.
  • Planning and managing meetings, events, conferences, and trade shows by identifying, assembling, and coordinating requirements, establishing contacts, developing schedules and assignments, and coordinating mailing lists.
  • Managing the maintenance and development of internal tools and databases.
  • Managing and maintaining the company website with latest updates and information.

Additional requirements

  • Travel – the position can entail travelling throughout SA; willingness to work away from home

 

Job Requirements

Minimum required skills/qualification:

  • Tertiary Qualification – Diploma/Bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising, or communications.
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience as a marketing coordinator or similar role.
  • Knowledge of traditional and digital marketing, content marketing, and social media marketing.
  • Proficiency in full Microsoft Office suite, especially with Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Familiarity with content management systems (CMS).
  • Working knowledge of HTML and design and email software.
  • Experience working with budgets and forecasting.
  • Language: English and Afrikaans
  • Excellent marketing skills
  • Excellent people skills
  • Good communication skills

Advantageous skills:

  • Experience with research using data analytics software.
  • Excellent writing, communication, and presentation skills
  • Experience in all Adobe suits
  • Familiarity with customer relationship management (CRM) tools.
  • Experience, background or knowledge in Agricultural environment

If you meet the requirements and would like to know more, send us your CV below:


 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.