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  • Posted: Jun 7, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Yuppiechef was founded in 2006 by two great friends and is now one of South Africa’s most celebrated online retailers with its sights set on international expansion. We deliver the world’s best kitchen and home products to eight countries and offer that service free of charge in South Africa. Yuppiechef is on a mission to bring people together th...
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    Junior Supplier Marketer

    Job Description
    What your role looks like

    • Yuppiechef’s Supplier Marketing model is run in a similar fashion to that of an advertising/media agency, creating impactful paid campaigns for our supplier partners, using Yuppiechef's own brand voice, look and feel, and communications channels. As the Junior Supplier Marketer your role will cover the following:


    • Building strong relationships with our suppliers, and keeping in close contact with them based on their campaign needs, making sure that all deadlines and objectives are met
    • Creating an efficient and transparent workflow system to manage suppliers’ briefs and feedback
    • Interpreting briefs for our internal design and digital media teams, with all the detail that they’ll need to effectively execute the campaign 
    • Keeping all teammates up to date with suppliers’ bookings as needed
    • Working closely with the Marketing Manager to stay aligned on expectations and opportunities for each supplier
    • Efficiently managing all billing and invoices with the Finance team
    • Compiling and distributing post-campaign analyses for supplier campaigns
    • Ensuring suppliers feel confident in our ability to represent their brand and meet their goals, and using successes to drive continuous sales

    Who you are

    You describe yourself as someone who... 

    • is able to learn quickly
    • thrives on being super-organised and up to date, and has great attention to detail
    • is structured in how you manage your time and workflow
    • communicates clearly and empathetically with teammates as well as external clients, managing expectations and building trusting relationships 
    • is self-motivated and able to work both individually and as part of a team
    • can see the big picture, and hit the brand objective beyond the metrics
    • respects deadlines
    • is a natural marketer, who "gets" good versus bad communication and is comfortable explaining your vision to a designer

    What experience and skills you need for the role 

    • At least 2 years’ experience of client service (account executive level is acceptable) within an advertising agency or a role similar to that, co-ordinating campaign timelines with clients, working between art directors/designers and client approvals, and managing costing approvals
    • Skilled user of Excel, Airtable or a similar task management system

    Additional Information
    Environment, pay and benefits

    Gear you’ll use:

    A Macbook

    • When you work from home, you’ll need your own stable, high-speed internet connection for this role
    • When you’re in the office, you’ll find a fully-equipped, communal kitchen where you can use the tools we sell, plus fully-stocked coffee stations where you can hone your barista skills
    • You’ll join an enthusiastic, creative and performance-driven marketing team
    • You’ll be a part of monthly company-wide calls where we celebrate achievements across all teams and chat about the future
    • Office parking available

    Pay and Benefits:

    • We pay competitive, market-related salaries based on skills and experience, and profit share based on the company's performance
    • Your salary is based on a “Total Cost To Company” model and includes:
    • Medical Aid (Discovery) contributions
    • Group Life Cover
    • Retirement Annuity
    • Employee Assistance programme
    • 17 Days Paid Annual Leave increasing to 20 days with length of service

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Yuppiechef on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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