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Marketing Manager


Salary
R30K – R40K pm
Start Date
End Date
Location
Cape Town
EE
No
Perm/Contract
Perm


Job Information

Introduction

My client is a leading supplier of high end homeware nationally.  They are looking to employ a Marketing Manager who is creative, has a passion for the the decor world and an excellent understanding / experience with e-commerce.

Duties & Responsibilities

We are looking for a full time creative and enthusiastic Marketing Manager to support and manage our brand marketing efforts.  You will report directly to our Creative Director while working closely with the rest of the sales and buying teams and managing a small marketing team.

MAIN DUTIES:

  • Lead a team of marketing staff to maintain and enhance competitiveness in current and new markets.
  • Translate the business objectives into a concise, effective marketing plan including all elements of the marketing mix and digital elements.
  • Make data-driven decisions to move the team and product forward and hit the business’s strategic goals.
  • Develop the strategy for pricing, messaging, packaging, promotion and selling of our products.
  • Monitor competitor activity and when required, conduct competitive research and assist the sales team to use this information to drive sales
  • Analyse market trends and recommend changes to the marketing and business development strategies based on analysis and feedback.
  • Develop, implement (with the marketing team) and monitor marketing campaigns to ensure effective execution.
  • Manage the marketing budget and ensure that all marketing activities occur within this budget
  • Ensure the effective distribution of all marketing materials
  • Speak and present both internally and externally to promote the story of our products.
  • Provide strategic guidance on identifying and engaging with media, analysts, and influencers.
  • Evaluate market reactions to promotions, activities etc. and industry trends to ensure the timely adjustment of marketing strategies to meet a changing market and competitive conditions.
  • Write comprehensive marketing reports
  • Drive the E-Commerce business with previous knowledge of online marketing communication such as SEO & PPC and other

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • National Senior Certificate
  • Diploma or Degree in Marketing Management
  • Experience in the décor and design industry would be an advantage
  • Digital Marketing and Online experience
  • Minimum 5 years Marketing Management experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ people management experience
  • Enthusiastic team member with the interpersonal skills to build and nurture relationships with a variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills, good attention to detail, including a good command of English (both written and spoken)
  • Professional with good business etiquette
  • Creative and innovative thinker


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