Marketing Director: Personal Care: FMCG (522 views)

Cape Town, South Africa
August 22, 2017

Calling all Marketing leaders! We have a superb opening for a dynamic, experienced and strategic Marketing Director to lead the Marketing team of a Cape Town based Sales and Marketing Distributor business with exclusive rights to market and distribute global personal care products in South Africa. This role will see you responsible for the strategic Marketing/Brand orientation from concept through to implementation. The successful candidate will be independent with strong BTL skills and a flare for the creative. We are looking for a person with strong leadership qualities who can instill a high level of energy, creativity and dynamism into the Marketing team, while bringing a classical FMCG Marketing background and proven track record to the table. This exciting job is not to be missed, apply today!


The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Graduate/Post Graduate (B.A., Business Science or B.Comm
  • Minimum 10 years’ relevant work experience
  • Strategic Marketing/Brand orientation from concept through to implementation
  • Strong Below-the-Line skills: PR, Customer Care, Digital platforms and Social Media
  • Experience in creating briefs, management of outsourced designers, suppliers and agencies and seeing these through to completion
  • Creative ability to initiate, check and critique design and concepts
  • Ability to research and develop training materials and manage in-house and outsourced trainers
  • Writing skills for collateral and communication development
  • Ability to work independently and organise work streams
  • A bias towards action and be highly motivated
  • Ability to work with a small highly motivated team


Salary: Negotiable