Job Description

Our client, a well-established QSR (Quick Service Restaurant) company is recruiting for a Marketing Assistant/Junior Designer to join the team and assist with marketing and design for our restaurants and Frozen Pizza brand.

Job Purpose:
We are looking for an individual who can help with basic Graphic Design and has an interest in customer service and sales and a passion for branding and marketing.

Responsibilities (not limited too):
  • Assist with customer service including responding to customers’ special requests, complaints, and loyalty programs
  • Assist with social media community management, engagement, comments, and complaints
  • Assist with conceptualizing and DTP layout of creative content for social media, bulk emailers, website banners, posters, vouchers, flyers, and other promotional collateral. Basic layout using the Adobe Creative Suite will be required with guidance and assistance from the in-house Designer/Marketing Manager
  • Assist with bi-monthly internal newsletters with insights from our Area Managers, Store Managers and Management team
  • Assist with implementing CSI initiatives for charity and school events/functions
  • Assist with website updates, blogs, and content
  • Assist with day-to-day operations and availability of 3rd party platforms such as Uber Eats, Mr Delivery and Bolt
  • Assist with our Frozen Pizza business as a sales/brand representative including administrative duties such as retail store visits, reporting and assistance at store activations and in-store promotions
  • After hours assistance for stores with order queries will be required from time to time
  • Assist with restaurant store visits and detailed store reports
  • Assist with internal communication to co-ordinate promotions, pricing adjustments and other operational aspects
  • Support the Marketing Manager in all aspects of administration & planning not necessarily limited to the above
  • Assisting with general administration duties unrelated to marketing if required
Qualification and Attributes required:
  • Design or marketing-related degree or equivalent professional qualification
  • Good understanding of design, advertising, sales, and marketing
  • 1 – 2 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Demonstrates creativity and graphic design skills - please submit your design portfolio along with your CV
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Presentable and professional
  • Proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite and understanding of print and digital specs
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Organised, multitasking and adherence to deadlines
  • Customer focused with attention to detail
  • Flexible demeanor and a go-getter
Salary: Market related (negotiable based on level of experience)

Working Hours: 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

Location: Morningside, JHB (Head Office)

Should you wish to apply for the position, please apply directly via this job board, please ensure that you quote reference number 202214 subject heading or email body.

Surgo (Pty) Ltd will consider all applications in terms of its Employment Equity (EE) and is committed in maintaining diversity in its’ appointments. Surgo (Pty) Ltd, therefore also encourages people with disabilities and from other diverse backgrounds to apply. Due to the high volume of applications, should you not receive feedback within three months upon submission, you can assume your application was unsuccessful and we encourage you to reapply.

Your CV will be kept on our database for us to contact you should any future vacancies become available. If you do not wish for us to keep your CV for any other positions, please email .


Employee Type
Full-Time Regular
Morningside, Johannesburg Gauteng
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