Posted on :
19 Jan, 2023
19 Jan, 2023
A leading Telecoms company is in search of a Marketing Manager in the Sales Department within the Gauteng Region.
The purpose of the role is to increase the awareness of the company in the market by promotion and positioning of the brand, products and services that the company offers. The Marketing Manager will provide insights into the industry on what competitors are doing and help define a plan to ensure that the company is strategically positioned to counter their strengths and to take advantage of their weaknesses.
Job Title: Marketing Manager (Telecoms Industry Experience)
Duties & Responsibilities:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop a strategy to ensure the company is widely visible on social media, media and corporate events/expositions.
Ensure alignment with the Chief Sales and Marketing Officer on products and services and to provide feedback on market sentiments – help improve where necessary.
Corporate Events co-ordination and management.
Website evolution and management.
Executive interviews with media outlets.
Tracking of social media awareness and market sentiment.
Create online content using the companies products and services as well as any notable updates from the Executive Committee.
Work with the companies partner Internet Service Providers to do joint marketing campaigns.
Management of the marketing budget.
Work with the sales team to target new business opportunities.
Assist sales with an overview of the competitive landscape and products.
Internal event management.
Manage the company’s internal and external communications.
Desired Experience & Qualification:
Qualification and Experience
Grade 12 Matriculation
Marketing Certification/training from an established institution
Marketing degree preferred but not essential
Minimum 5 years working as a Marketing Manager
Experience with Social Media Marketing
Executive Interviews with Media Outlets
Corporate Event Management
Management of Marketing Budget
Website Evolution & Management
Experience within a Telecommunications industry is advantageous
• Solid computer skills
• Problem solving and decision making in an uncertain environment
• Excellent communication skills
• Sound interpersonal relation skills
• Financial Acumen
• Time management
• Excellent presentation and demonstration skills
• Excellent organization skills
• Proven ability to multitask and prioritise under pressure
• Deciding and initiating action
• Learning and researching
• Entrepreneurial and commercial thinking
• Relating and networking
• Adapting and responding to change
• Persuading and influencing
• Creating and innovating
• Customer focused
• Team orientated