BM Recruitment: Assistant supporting FMCG Marketing Mgr. & SalesTeam (Johannesburg)

Assistant supporting FMCG Marketing Mgr. & SalesTeam - min. 2yrs in similar role / READ AD - BM Recruitment, Johannesburg South

Johannesburg South

Salary: R20 000.00 - R25 000.00 Per Month

Benefits: Aforesaid salary range is gross CTC

Job Type: Permanent

Sectors: FMCG,Marketing,Sales

Posted by BM Recruitment on Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Reference: 10a March 2020

Employment Equity Position

Apply before Saturday, May 9, 2020

Vacancy Details

Employer: BM Recruitment

Key to note that this employment equity opportunity is based in Aeroton, Jhb. South hence, if applying you should be living in comfortable proximity. This is with a successful FMCG related manufacturer, distributing mainly to the food services industry.

This Assistant role supports the Sales and Marketing team and it is very much administratively orientated towards internal process management and quality. There is some analytical thinking. Applying proactive candidate would have at least two years in similar role, and would be able to work independently, and have the drive and motivation to think ahead.



Conducting your own Market analysis - Research Company's market position; competitor analysis

Marketing projects like website development, promotion planning etc.

Marketing presentations and brand support to the sales team

Administer Social Accountability projects

Assist and conduct market tests via customers or sample groups

Assist sales team through informational sessions/write ups.

Administer publications

On-line sales - monitor and report

Review, document and distribute company standards documentation - Standard information such as displayed on the website; pack sizes and price list accuracy; pallet configurations and price list accuracy

Brand promotion - Support brand building projects like the African Spirit cup

Administration -

Sample Management - Manage the sample room; hand-made sample preparation; liaise with Innovation Centre – be liaison between sales and designer

Leads management - Manage, respond and report on leads

General -

Support the sales team with customer issues as required; example NCR collection

Candidate Requirements

Candidate must comply with minimum requirements as per the job description:

Tertiary study advantageous + minimum 2 two years' experience in similar role

Good Excel skills

Proven competence in showing initiative and ability to execute independently

Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to work independently occasionally off site in the market

Knowledge of PowerPoint an advantage


High energy

Problem solver

Communicate with effect

Able to build connections

Be able to relay information - teach

Show resilience, initiative and drive to get the job done

Able to handle many tasks at once, prioritizing and applying time management

Have confidence to work with the management team

Persistence and perseverance to get administration tasks completed

A team player, hardworking and have a high regard for safety and quality

A tidy and detail orientated person

The discipline to implement and follow systems and procedures

Being people's reminder, conscience and driver to get the necessary administration tasks done effectively and completely

Occasionally the incumbent will be required to work overtime and on weekends, at management’s request.

Only if you meet the requirements you can email -

Unsolicited CV's that are not submitted directly for this post will not be responded to.

Apply before Saturday, May 9, 2020

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