May 29, 2018

Marketing and Events Specialist

  • Johannesburg, South Africa
Full time Marketing

Job Description

Reporting to the General Manager: Marketing and Communications. Your Key Performance Areas include:


• Developing Strategic & integrated marketing plan/s that position the brand or channel and shows.

• Supporting creative teams in terms of creative direction, messaging and sourcing of marketing elements to support campaigns as outlined in the strategic integrated marketing communications plan.

• Ensuring that the developed marketing message lives on all integrated platforms seamlessly.

• Compiling marketing briefs to the creative team for all campaign requirements including verbal debriefs as outlined in the department workflow.

• Overseeing and co-approving all creative elements with the Marketing & Communications Manager

• Monitoring market trends and oversee promotion activities to ensure the right message is delivered for all campaigns/show brands.

• Compiling monthly integrated post campaigns or brand portfolio reports as per approved marketing campaign plans.

Stakeholder Liaison

• Scheduling, attending and chairing all key internal/external meetings relevant to the brand and show.

• Liaising with key stakeholders to assess marketing and publicity requirements.

• Compiling production budgets for marketing and publicity shoots and ensure that approval is received before any production can commence.

• Compiling and distribute all necessary documentation/information for key activities i.e. Call sheets or any other key and needed information.

• Liaising with various Production companies to arrange marketing requirements i.e. footage, photo shoots, etc.

• Supporting the brand management teams when and if required.

Events Management

• Aligning all events and experiential marketing initiatives to the business objectives.

• Identifying and providing guidance on any possible partnerships for the brand.

• Serving as an event expert for all group and department or show events.

• Coordinating all event logistics from beginning to end.

• Managing the group events calendar and projects timelines.

• Compiling and managing all event budgets.

• Compiling post events reports.

• Briefing creative services on all requirements for all experiential and events specific elements.

Minimum Requirements:

• A relevant tertiary qualification in Marketing, Public Relations or Communications

• A relevant qualification in Project Management would be advantageous.

• A minimum of 5 years relevant experience

Competency, Skills and Knowledge:

• Problem solving skills

• Planning skills

• Organising skills

• Decision-making skills

• Interpersonal skills

• Coaching skills

• Persuasiveness

• Communication skills

• Presentation skills

• Coping under pressure

• Conflict handling skills

• Computer literacy: MSO Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint

If you meet the minimum requirements, we look forward to hearing from you. Kindly submit the following to email below:

• Your CV

• A certified copy of your ID

• A certified copy of your Qualifications

• Completed Application Form

If you have not received a response within 14 days after the closing date of the advert, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

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