Marketing Manager

Brand Manager (EE)

Join our dynamic team as a Brand Manager for one of the most celebrated fast food restaurants in South Africa! Imagine spearheading the marketing strategies for a renowned establishment that seamlessly blends inventive menu creations, fun family dining, and playful cultural environment. This is your opportunity to craft compelling narratives, innovate new campaigns, and shape the brand's identity in an ever-evolving landscape. With a focus on creativity, community engagement, and staying ahead of the curve, you'll be at the forefront of revolutionizing fast food culture. If you're ready to make your mark in an exciting, fast-paced environment while satisfying the cravings of millions, then this is the role for you!

Full Time

About this position

Budget: R45 000 - R50 000

Location: Century City, Cape Town

Working Type: Non-Remote (In-Office)

EE Position

Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop Brand and PR Strategies: Formulate innovative strategies to elevate the brand's presence, bolster brand equity, and drive towards financial targets. Your vision will guide our brand's narrative and public perception.
  • Creative Development: Lead the development of compelling communication assets that resonate with our target audience, ensuring consistency and adherence to best practices in messaging and design.
  • Social Media Management: Oversee our social media ecosystem, ensuring consistent engagement and impactful content that cuts through the noise of the digital landscape.
  • Market Automation: Implement personalized data communication strategies to enhance customer experiences and drive sales through targeted marketing efforts.
  • Market Analysis and Insights: Conduct in-depth market data analysis and consumer trend research to glean insights that inform strategic decision-making and campaign development.
  • Restaurant/Franchisor Environment: Deepen your understanding of the restaurant and franchisor landscape, leveraging this knowledge to tailor strategies that resonate with our diverse network of stakeholders.
  • Communication Channel Optimization: Identify and leverage the most effective traditional and digital marketing channels to maximize reach and impact.
  • Project Management: Oversee the execution of marketing initiatives from conception to completion, ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budget.
  • Agency and Service Provider Management: Manage relationships with external partners, including agencies and service providers, overseeing day-to-day operations and negotiating legal agreements to ensure optimal performance and compliance.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Exercise fiscal discipline by meticulously managing budgets, forecasting expenditures, and optimizing resource allocation to maximize ROI and drive sustainable growth.


  • Curiosity and Awareness: You possess a natural curiosity and stay abreast of current events and trends, demonstrating a keen interest in the world around you.
  • Passion for the Brand: You're not just a fan; you're passionate about the brand and its unique offerings, embodying the spirit of the brand in everything you do.
  • Strong Communication Skills: Your communication skills are exceptional, both written and verbal, and you excel in presenting ideas effectively to various stakeholders.
  • Influencing and Negotiation: You have a knack for influencing others and are adept at negotiating win-win outcomes, leveraging your interpersonal skills to drive collaboration and consensus.
  • Collaborative Nature: You thrive in diverse team environments, collaborating seamlessly with individuals from different backgrounds and teams to achieve common goals.
  • Goal-Oriented and Adaptable: You're driven by goals, with a relentless focus on achieving results. You demonstrate adaptability and resilience in the face of ambiguity and change.
  • Analytical Problem-Solving: You make decisions based on evidence and employ analytical problem-solving techniques to tackle complex challenges effectively.
  • Attention to Detail and Project Management: Your attention to detail is impeccable, and you excel in managing multiple projects simultaneously, ensuring each one is executed flawlessly and on schedule.
  • Entrepreneurial Mindset: You possess a forward-thinking, entrepreneurial mindset, with a track record of big-picture thinking and commercial acumen in your career.
  • Marketing Expertise: You hold a degree in Marketing or a related field, with a minimum of 5 years of on-the-job experience in a marketing role. Experience with tools like MS Teams and Magnetic Traffic tool is second nature to you.
  • Prior Experience: Previous experience in a similar role within the fast-food industry or related field is a definite plus, showcasing your ability to hit the ground running and make an immediate impact.

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