Mr D Food, a 100% subsidiary of takealot.com, is looking for a talented, motivated and results-oriented Marketing Associate - Promotions & Partnerships to join their team in Cape Town.We are a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard-working people with integrity to join us. We offer a market related, Total Remuneration Package which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment and a promise that you won't be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great.Reporting to the Marketing Manager.Your responsibilities will include:Implement restaurant promotional marketing plans (across all marketing channels).Conceptualising restaurant promotional campaigns to drive sales and help entice new buyersBuilding relationships with selected restaurant partners, their marketing teams and advertising agencies to identify strong co-branding and cooperative marketing opportunities.Develop an understanding of what drives orders and work with the restaurant and marketing teams to craft promotions.Assist with attracting new buyers to the Mr D Food platform through partnership opportunities with restaurant brands, and engaging in ongoing strategies to unlock the potential of those partnerships.Supporting the Marketing Manager with the management of the Coupon tool (campaign set up, monitoring and reporting).Briefing campaigns to the creative team on all media required to communicate promotions and drive continuous improvement of promotional comms.Ensure all relevant parties, including restaurant partners approve campaign artwork as part of the sign-off process.Attributes required:An individual who can work with and coordinate restaurant partners and multiple stakeholders of restaurant partners including management level.A highly driven individual who is motivated to drive meaningful sales revenue for the business through marketing initiatives including sales and co-marketing opportunities with restaurant partners.An inquisitive mind with a passion for data - be highly analytical, using data to inform decisionsAn understanding of e-commerce and the key levers that drive sales in an e-commerce environmentA strong working knowledge of Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel is required
Responsibilities + Skills
A BCom degree in Marketing
A minimum of 2 years experience in e-commerce or retail in a role that includes promotions.