Marketing Assistant - Tzaneen, South Africa - Ad Talent Africa

    Ad Talent Africa
    Ad Talent Africa Tzaneen, South Africa

    1 week ago

    Ad Talent Africa background
    Full time

    Who are we: A leading direct marketing company selling high-quality household goods

    Who are we looking for: A talented, creative, driven and energetic marketer with a passion for all things marketing who has an inherent desire to succeed and to be the best of the best.

    What will you do:

    • Undertake daily administrative tasks to ensure the functionality and coordination of the department's activities.
    • Assist in the organising of promotional events and traditional or digital campaigns and attend them to facilitate their success
    • Marketing literature development (brochures, press releases etc.) to augment the company's presence in the market
    • Planning and co-orientating the development and production of printed marketing materials
    • Monitor and manage the social media accounts with a strong focus on content development
    • Assist with the execution of regular product and market research
    • Communicate directly with suppliers and encourage trusting relationships
    • Manage website maintenance and content
    • Product videography and photography content planning, development and coordination
    • Develop and script product manuals, training manuals
    • Conduct product training on a regular basis
    • Product testing and product-specific recipe development
    • Will be reporting directly to the Marketing Manager.

    What do you need:

    • High School diploma; BSc/Bcom in Marketing, Business or relevant field is a strong advantage
    • 2-3 years related marketing experience
    • Creative writing with a focus on copyrighting and editing
    • Graphic design skills with Adobe products will be an advantage
    • Video and Photography skills will also be an advantage
    • Good understanding of office management and marketing principles
    • Demonstrable ability to multi-task and adhere to deadlines
    • Excellent knowledge of MS Office
    • Energetic, creative, innovative and enthusiastic
    • Must be willing to travel occasionally
    • Be proactive with excellent time management skills