Assistant Marketing Manager

Wednesday, 13 March, 2019
Lizette Tolken     +27 21 842 2370

Our well-established operation is seeking a motivated, high-achieving Assistant Marketing Manager to join our dynamic team. This professional should carry an entrepreneurial mind-set and shall have previous experience in the wine sector. We are not necessarily looking for a senior within our business, but we are eager to appoint an Associate who will partner with and report to our Sales & Marketing Manager. The ideal candidate will play a crucial support role in the development and execution of our business’ sales and marketing strategies for our collection of properties, wineries and reputable brands.

 Functions will include:

  • Developing marketing strategy
  • Coordinating marketing campaigns
  • Creation of marketing materials
  • Liaising with external creative agencies
  • Managing Social Media platforms
  • Partnering with Sales Force to develop effective trade tools to drive distribution and consumption
  • Creative development of packaging and consumer/trade materials
  • Partnering with Winemaking to develop and launch new products
  • Identify and recommend business-building initiatives to senior management
  • Coach and develop team members through product education

 Essential abilities and skills:

  • Strong PC skills (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) and competency in design software programs
  • Results driven self-starter with sense of urgency
  • Analytical skills
  • Thought and People Leadership
  • Personable and ability to influence others
  • Creative problem-solver
  • Effective in ambiguous situations and entrepreneurial environments
  • Strong communication skills (written, verbal, presentations)
  • High integrity
  • Not afraid to roll-up your sleeves
  • Sense of humour, likes to have fun
  • A passion for wine!

Kindly email your CV to before 19 March 2019 and please accept that your application has been unsuccessful if you haven't heard from us within 3 days of our closing date.