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Trainee - Marketing

The Programme 

Track, coordinate and assemble data to measure outcomes of marketing on digital platforms, including Sanofi Health Connect e-learn site, email performance, etc. 

What You Will Do 

  • Develop training plan in conjunction with the marketing team. 
  • Develop a good understanding of Sanofi business,  objectives and systems. 
  • Understand and build relationships with key stakeholders, as well as the role they play, both internal and external. 
  • Get to know, understand and apply principles of marketing through training and experience in Sanofi. 
  • Attend marketing meetings and leverage initiatives to learn and grow. 
  • Develop omnichannel engagement skills. 
  • Apply principles of governance. 
  • Develop project management skills. 
  • Monitor company and competitor market trends, analyze data identify emerging trends and analyze the reasons for these. 
  • Collect and analyze sales data to prepare marketing reports. 
  • Assist with forecasting for current as well as future brands in the portfolio. 
  • Assist with data gathering and population of pricing scenario models. 
  • Scenario planning & modeling. 
  • Assist with population of spreadsheets for ad-hoc and project specific initiatives. 
  • Assist with presentation slides design and compilation as needed and develop communication and presentation skills. 
  • Data gathering and paperwork coordination for project initiatives. 
  • Interaction with sales teams to gather insights from a customer perspective. 
  • Help plan, coordinate and participate in marketing events. 
  • Project:  update company website relating to the business unit public information disease awareness. 
  • Gain a good understanding of the process to brief and upload content on Sanofi Health Connect e-learning site.  
  • Research project to optimize Sanofi Health Connect e-learning site to enhance key metrics 
  • General assistance with admin and ad hoc tasks towards applying key learnings. 
  • Understanding of the processes for developing marketing material.  
  • Understanding of brand planning process.  
  • Know how to draw and interpret data from QlikView. IMS, AMAP, APMAP, sales by sector   
  • MyComet - Know how to submit documents on MyComet and requirements for approval of function.  
  • Forecasting - Be able to understand the principles behind forecasting - Monthly forecasting and new product launch forecasts.
  • Identify errors and take corrective action within area of responsibility.  

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Recent graduate (fully qualified) in Marketing. 
  • 1-2 years' experience in a marketing function will be advantageous. 
  • Organizational skills: time management, interpersonal skills, attention to detail, ability to work and learn under pressure. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in Business English. 
  • Ability to initiate own communications, correspondence, meetings, etc. 
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision in a corporate environment. 
  • Able to work under pressure - Commit to and respect deadlines, often at short notice. 
  • Ability to balance different work priorities. 
  • Computer Literacy - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook. 
  • Confidentiality, trust, integrity, tenacity, timekeeping, resilience and adaptability. 
  • Attention to detail, focused, proactive, results-orientated and self-driven. 
  • Use initiative within the framework of the position and its level of authority. 
  • Work as part of a team & cross functional. 
  • Build relationships across departments and functions. 
  • Demonstrate a high level of energy, drive and personal responsibility to achieve individual goals. 
  • Prioritize work according to importance and level of urgency. 
  • Strategic thinking. 
  • Adherence to principles of compliance within the business. 
  • Accountability. 
  • Time- and self-management skills. 
  • Knowledge of Sanofi policies and procedures. 
Closed 15 days ago
Closed 15 days ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Marketing and Sales

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Johannesburg (South Africa)

  • Closing Date:19th Jul 2021, 6:00 pm


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