Brand Manager

Synopsis

Join Africa’s only Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer, leader in Social Media Advertising Placement and Digital solutions.


Minimum Requirements


• Relevant tertiary degree in Marketing or Communications
• Minimum five years' experience in technical marketing and/or PR environment
• Graphic design skills a bonus (ability to work on Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign)
• Website design/maintenance skills
• Networking
• Writing Skills
• Print layout and production specification competencies
• Computer literacy (MS Office, Visio, Acrobat, etc.)
• Email campaign monitoring software skills beneficial
• Ability to work under pressure
• Self-motivated, focused, able to work independently
• Be proactive - find opportunities
• Demonstrate initiatives and integrity
• Good communication skills
• Good people skills
• Ability to listen
• Analytical thinking
• Time management


Role Description

Marketing strategy development
• Part of the executive management team - involved in overall company strategy decisions
• Obtain market research information and incorporate into Marketing plan (focus on company positioning, competitive analysis, partner marketing, company brand management, etc.)
• Develop annual marketing strategy for the brand
• Advertising plan
• Budget planning and execution
• Develop measurable marketing initiatives
Marketing and promotion of the company brand
• Responsible for all company Public Relations
• Design and develop marketing campaigns
• Design and maintain company websites, Social presence, Blog, Newsletters
• Write all editorial releases (press releases and articles) in industry magazines and to the clients database
• Provide support for sales team (printed and electronic brochures, CD's, marketing packs, company branded promotional material)
• Update and maintain the database
• Company presentation
• Responsible for all direct marketing initiatives, such as events, road shows, project and event management
• Responsible for new product launches
• Responsible for any branding and all delivery and management of all requested company branded promotional items
• Industry Award submissions
• RFP/Tender submission management
• Generate Case Studies

Staff management
• Responsible for all internal communication to staff
• Boosting staff morale through marketing initiatives such as team building, holiday gifts, etc.


City: Johannesburg

Salary: R25 - R50k per month dependant on experience

Duration: Permanent