Marketing Strategist (Permanent)

Position: Marketing Strategist (Permanent)
Location: Stellenbosch, Technopark
Education level: Degree or Diploma
Job level: Mid
Own transport required: N/A
Travel requirement: Occasional

Company Description

MDOT is a full-service design agency focused on brand, strategy and communications. We are a well-respected agency that delivers exceptional creative for our blue-chip clients within extremely short turnaround times. We pride ourselves in working together and sharing knowledge, but we are confident, accountable and take ownership of our projects. We work closely with our client services team to ensure as a company, we give our clients the best solutions, creative and value they deserve. We don’t take things personally, we don’t do ego’s we do hard work, we respect each other, and we have fun doing it.

Role

MDOT Agency is looking for a brilliant and savvy classical marketing and brand strategist rolled up in one. If you have corporate marketing experience in a marketing role and/or some agency experience as a strategic planner then we are interested in hearing your story.

The role requires (very important – you currently do this in your current role):

  • You develop marketing and brand strategies that impress your clients
  • You develop go-to-market strategies to launch products and services
  • You develop communication plans that impact on the bottom line
  • You write briefs that inspire creative teams
  • You work well within a set budget
  • You are comfortable crafting customer journeys
  • You are super passionate about creating wow customer experiences at every touchpoint
  • You love insights and can comfortably work through research (qualitative or quantitative)
  • You come up with conceptual ideas that a creative team can take cue from
  • You create presentations that receive a standing ovation from clients (this is critical)

Your responsibilities 

  • Always push the envelope and bring through innovative thinking in everything you do
  • Confident, passionate and you present with heart and soul to an audience
  • Bring your ideas to life through well thought out execution (action speaks louder than words)
  • Always take initiative
  • Make it happen you don’t accept ‘can’t be done’
  • Work well under pressure
  • Have exceptional time management skills
  • Work well in a team and solo
  • Are humble and down to earth (we don’t do egos)
  • Love life and excited at all the endless possibilities our African continent has to offer

Education and experience

  • A tertiary qualification is required. For this role first preference is a marketing or communication related qualification
  • Have a minimum of 4 years work experience in a marketing role
  • Have worked on financial services brands

If the above describes you and you have the relevant experience, then we would love to see your cv/biography, or you are more than welcome to refer someone you know who meets the criteria.

Senior Graphic Designer

Senior Graphic Designer

MDOT is a full-service design agency focused on brand, strategy and communications. We are a well-respected agency that delivers exceptional creative for our blue chip clients within extremely short turnaround times. We pride ourselves in working together and sharing knowledge, but we are confident, accountable and take ownership of our projects. We work closely with our client services team to ensure as a company, we give our clients the best solutions, creative and value they deserve. We don’t take things personally, we don’t do ego’s we do hard work, we respect each other and we have fun doing it.

Role

We are looking for a like-minded senior designer with a minimum of 6 years of experience, who is a team player but can work well on their own from concept to completion, print and digital and generating finished art where required. Excellent time management, great written and verbal communication along with an outstanding eye for detail are essential for this role.

Requirements

  •  CC Suite (Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat – advanced knowledge)
  •  Mac OS
  •  PowerPoint
  •  Good production knowledge

Advantageous

  •  MS Word
  •  After Effects
  •  Premiere
  •  XD
  •  Digital Design
  •  UI/UX

Personal Skills/Attributes

  •  Enthusiastic
  •  Team player
  •  Collaborator
  •  Passionate about design
  •  Confident

If the above describes you and you have the relevant experience, then we would love to see your cv/biography, or you are more than welcome to refer someone you know who meets the criteria.

If you feel you meet these requirements, feel free to hit the apply button and send us your CV with a short description of yourself!