Marketing Communications Specialist


An exciting new position has become available for a Marketing Communications Specialist at a prominent International Fast Food franchise. This position is responsible for the implementation and delivery of integrated marketing communication services to fulfill the objectives of the organization and its various business units, as well as continued development of the brand. The Marketing Communications Specialist works with other disciplines of marketing to communicate and coordinated consistent messaging.

Minimum Requirements

Coordinate public relations programmes designed to create and maintain favourable public image
Plan and coordinate public relations plans aligned with marketing campaigns
Brief and liaise with agency’s public relations team to ensure brief is executed in line with campaign metrics
Coordinate the delivery of all marketing communications materials required
Oversee all creative artwork and print produced internally and externally for organisation
Coordinate the signage delivery and site layouts for all new stores
Prepare basic graphic design artwork for internal presentations and city approval submissions
Develop and manage local restaurant marketing campaign concepts
Manage the co-ordination and delivery of endorsements agreements
Co-ordinate the delivery of marketing communications set out in sponsorship agreements
Event Coordination (Promotional activations)

Role Description

Degree or National Diploma or similar
Valid Driver’s license
3-5 years’ experience or knowledge in a marketing industry, Public Relations or related field
Excellent verbal and written communication skills • An optimistic and questioning nature
Analytical and creative and imaginative • Project management skills
Presentation skills • Ability to meet deadlines
Flexibility, determination, enthusiasm and the ability to cope under pressure
Solid experience using Adobe Reader, Excel and PowerPoint
Superior problem solving skills with the ability to grasp creative concepts
Ability to multi-task effectively
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Innovative team player

City: Cape Town

Salary: Market Related (Negotiable On Experience)

Duration: Permanent