Growth Marketer/Paid Acquisition Specialist

Remuneration:negotiable Cost to company 
Benefits:Within the cost to company package
Location:Cape Town
Education level:Degree
Job level:Senior
Company:VGP Recruitment

Go global with this fabulous job opportunity to work on a leading innovative, designer hearing protection device brand whose head office is in Antwerp. This cutting-edge company is on the lookout for a senior Growth Marketer & Paid Acquisition Specialist to increase their global reach. The company is creating a hub in Cape Town, so we’re calling for candidates who can work remotely, in Cape Town preferably. We’re looking for an innovative, organised and self-motivated “doer.” The brand’s open company culture promotes out of the box thinking and the opportunity to join a young, dynamic and multi-cultural team. Leave your mark on a growing international brand (sold in more than 90 countries), apply today!

  • Manage day-to-day operations and optimisation of the brand's direct-response marketing program across social, search, retargeting, affiliate, and influencer marketing
  • Your focus will be on acquisition marketing, but the right candidate can also tackle conversion and retention
  • Developing and scale new channels quickly and efficiently to drive acquisition
  • Optimise existing channel growth
  • Produce analysis, insights, and visibility on performance (be willing to roll up their sleeves and do some of the work themselves)
  • Build various overarching models to ensure we're running a tight business (LTV and attribution)
  • Innovate across the brand’s broader marketing arm to drive cross functional initiatives that improve DTC (Direct to Consumer) experience.

The successful candidate must have/be:
  • University Bachelor’s degree
  • Familiarity with performance tracking, measurement, attribution
  • Proven marketer who understands and has worked across the full DTC marketing funnel
  • 2+ years of experience in E-commerce, with a deep focus on acquisition across all major paid channels
  • Highly analytical, structured thinker who is able to glean clear, salient ideas from complex information and very clearly communicate them to a diverse set of stakeholders in a way they will understand
  • Detail-oriented and organised thinker. Someone who is excited by helping develop structure around something new
  • A highly organised "doer" with an exceptional ability to multitask, who will take initiative and execute
  • ‘No task too small’ mentality, willing to roll up sleeves and get things done
  • General awesomeness and a sense of humour. 

Company Description

VGP Recruitment is a specialist recruitment agency in the advertising, marketing, media, creative, digital, PR/communications and publishing industries.

Posted on 12 Jan 11:48


Viv Gordon
+27 21 422 1037

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VGP Recruitment
VGP is a specialist Recruitment Agency focusing on the exciting field of communications. Passionate about the industry in which we operate, our portfolio covers all personnel who work in the Advertising, Marketing, Publishing and Public Relations arenas.

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