Digital Marketing Assistant

Location: Philippi, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Date Posted: 29-08-2018
We are looking for a highly motivated Digital Marketing Assistant, to join the Marketing Department at our Head Office in Cape Town.
Reporting to the Digital Brand Manager, this role is a fantastic opportunity to grow your career in multi-channel digital marketing & communication, while working on five of South Africa’s leading sporting, outdoor and athleisure brands.
As a motivated and outgoing person with a passion for digital marketing, social media and online communities, you will need to be actively involved in the day to day administration and maintenance of multiple brand e-commerce websites, and other platforms such as analytics, Mailchimp and social media digital networks. An appetite for proactively staying on top of the latest trends, platforms and information in a digital space is a must as well as the ability to work well in a team and under pressure.
Responsibilities and Daily Duties
  • Administration and maintenance of online product catalogue data
  • Assisting with product photography, deep etching and preparation of product photos for website use
  • Management of SEM online advertising platforms such as Google AdWords and Facebook Business
  • Execution of digital content plans
  • Basic HTML and CSS coding of CMS pages
Required skills and qualifications:
  • Academic background in communication, digital marketing, or any related program.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS coding
  • Minimum 1-year experience with CMS platforms such as Magento, BigCommerce, Shopify, Wordpress or related E-commerce platforms
  • Experience with Google AdWords Text and Display advertising
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Detail focused, strong problem-solving, analytical and trouble-shooting skills
  • Well organised with the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment with multiple deadlines
Skills you might also have:
  • Experience with Mailchimp
  • Experience using ERP systems such as Microsoft Navision, SAP or related
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator and Lightroom)
  • Product photography
  • A passion for the outdoor life, outdoor apparel and outdoor equipment
We offer:
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Pension Fund contribution
  • Medical Aid contribution
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