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Marketing Trainee

The Programme 

In this role, you have the opportunity to work with marketing teams to conduct daily tasks, assist with 360 marketing campaigns, and execute brand requirements. 
In Return, We Offer You: 
A path towards your most rewarding career. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. 
Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. Furthermore, Philips University is available to all employees for learning and development opportunities. 

What You Will Do 

  • Perform administrative tasks like research, data entry related tasks, presentations, meeting/task scheduling, excel; and Ad-hoc activities connected with supporting Marketing Team. 
  • Contribute to the preparation and release of promotional materials for launches or campaigns. 
  • Raising POs, updating the tracker, approving invoices and coordinating with team for any request/issues related to PO’s. 
  • Support for Below the line/Above the line materials for promotions and launches. 
  • Gather and interpret local & global customer insights and translate into key actions. 
  • Consolidate regional pricing charts, competitor pricing and market analysis. 
  • Support with conference, strategy meetings or events coordinating (internal/external event) and tracking of necessary budgets. 
  • Participate regularly in brainstorming sessions for the development of marketing campaigns, and take detailed notes of meetings. 
  • Assist with website, social media and digital requirements or monitoring including website product catalogs, influencers, competitor activity, trends etc.
  • Plan and execute at least one marketing promotion over the period of a year under the direction and supervision of the marketing manager; and present outcomes & key highlights. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Bachelor’s degree holder in Marketing, Economics, Business Management or any other relevant field. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in English and ability to engage well with employees at all levels of the organization. 
  • Fair knowledge of MS Office. 
  • Attention to detail. 
  • Business curiosity and continuous improvements. 
  • Positive approach towards challenges. 
  • Availability to work full time (40hours/ week). 
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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Business and Commerce, Economics, Management, Marketing

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Johannesburg (South Africa)

  • Closing Date:10th May 2021, 6:00 pm


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