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  • Posted: May 20, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Marie Stopes South Africa is the countrys largest non-profit provider of sexual and reproductive healthcare services. Our network of 13 centres is staffed with professional, caring nurses and doctors who provide vital services such as contraception, safe abortion, women's wellness and pap smears and HIV counselling and testing and STI screening and ma...
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    Marketing Manager

    About the job
    Marie Stopes International (MSI) is a global organization providing personalized contraception and safe abortion services to women and girls. Our local teams of professionals are passionate about the work they do in communities across 37 countries. The services we provide give a woman the power to choose when she has children so that she’s free to pursue her plans and dreams for herself and her family.

    Marie Stopes South Africa (MSSA) was established in 1993 and is one of the largest providers of sexual and reproductive healthcare services in South Africa.

    To further MSI’s Vision, i.e., “a world in which every birth is wanted” and its Mission of “ensuring an individual’s right to children by choice, not chance” the prevention of unwanted births is a primary responsibility of this role.

    Marketing Manager

    Using your marketing skills, you will develop and implement the marketing strategy in its entirety. You will work closely with the Project Manager throughout the process to ensure targets are reached.

    This is a strategic, analytical & implementational role in which you will have bottom-line responsibilities for creating and executing innovative marketing plans, deploying online and offline direct marketing tactics.


    STRATEGY: building and developing overall marketing strategies (including digital, data, content, and branding)

    To build and integrate online and offline marketing strategies for a portfolio of product offerings
    Develop marketing communication campaigns using all aspects of direct marketing (mailing, email, online, PR advertising)
    EXECUTION: overseeing & implementing campaigns, working closely with the project manager to managing budgets

    Executing and overseeing marketing communications timelines
    Oversee organisation of promotional activities, ensuring they are carried our efficiently and within agreed budgets
    ANALYSING & REPORTING: Provide ongoing analysis, reports and recommended improvements

    Develop and maintain systems & processes which effectively report on marketing activities effectively & efficiently
    Provide on-going and post campaign effectiveness reports and recommend improvements based on statistical analysis of marketing information

    Identify and roll out the digital strategy which includes the most relevant digital channels – including sites, apps, social networks, SEO and drive lead generation


    Manage, monitor, maintain and regularly review relationships with key suppliers and stakeholders to ensure the highest levels of service are continuously delivered


    Copywriting – improving marketing effectiveness of campaigns by writing and evaluating copy to increase engagement and action
    Initiating clear strategies for creating and distributing content

    ·        Conceptualize marketing materials and ensuring external designer is briefed in on these concepts


    Identify opportunities for new methodologies and more efficient future marketing
    Remain up to date with the latest communication tools and continuously assess their deployment to improve marketing effectiveness



    WordPress experience (to manage regular website page updates)
    Excellent Social Media skills

    Previously worked in an environment where adolescent girls and young women were the target segments
    Mailchimp (or other email marketing platform) knowledge
    SEO & PPC advertising knowledge


    1-year contract / Work from home position


    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Marie Stopes South Africa on to apply

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

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