Rainmaker Acquisition

Marketing Assistant Permanent

RA006 Chemical Industry 30 Dec 2018
Rainmaker Acquisition Pinetown
Market Related
Detail Information
Job Summary

Our client is a large global specialty chemical company for building and motor vehicle supplies. It has a leading market position in both the building sector and the automotive industry. They are looking for a dynamic, dedicated and highly experienced Marketing Officer with an exceptionally outgoing character. Events, golf day and function co-ordination skills are very important. These coupled with strong inter-personal, web-based and media communication skills, new business development/sales/product marketing and a 'go-the-extra-mile' type attitude are essential for this position.

Job Description

• Organising and hosting firm events and seminars
• Assist in managing tender submissions and maintaining the tenders database
• Producing marketing material, brochures and web content
• Drafting the firm’s employee newsletter and drafting internal mail communications
• Coordinating the firm’s client email newsletter and newsflashes
• Assist in managing the financial and budget controls of the Marketing department
• Media communications: handling media queries, coordinating and preparing for media interviews, overseeing media articles, drafting and distributing press releases, media monitoring and operating the firm’s social media accounts and firm’s website

Key Skills / Requirements

• Marketing Degree
• 3-5 years relevant experience
• Ability to work independently and to use initiative
• Meticulous and ability to pay attention to detail
• You’ll need to be someone with a lot of drive and enthusiasm that can eventually grow into a Marketing Manager’s position
• Computer skills – Proficient in MS Office, Publisher, Social Media platforms