CLOSING DATE: 27 APRIL 2023
Purpose of the Job
Shoprite has an exciting vacancy for an Advertising Coordinator. The main purpose of the job is to coordinate all print advertising material for daily advertising and promotional lines for Shoprite and to manage all associated media deadlines. The role interacts with several stakeholders across the process and supports various administrative tasks and controls.
Coordinate, validate, and manage daily and promotional print advertising materials, as well as handling print–related communications with advertising agencies and managing the distribution and displaying of daily and promotional print material.
Liaise and interact with relevant buyers and branches to secure promotional lines and prepare for upcoming promotions.
Monitor advertising product descriptions and pricing on the advertising system, including liaising with relevant buying teams or departments to validate the accuracy of the product description and pricing.
Utilise applicable advertising system to upload and makes changes to product description and Pricing.
Align all marketing/communication (advertising) with the main marketing strategy in terms of the look, feel, price, and product offering.
Degree or Diploma in Marketing or working towards – (essential).
2 – 3 years relevant experience in printing and advertising, media and related coordination activities and collateral/material- Essential
Practical knowledge of advertising and marketing – (essential).
Practical experience in retail marketing, shopping centre promotions, etc., or general marketing within the retail or FMCG sector – (desired).
Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365 with intermediate level of Excel and PPT skills – (essential).
Knowledge and Skills
Marketing and Advertising Principles – Essential