Marketing & Commercial Coordinator/Manager

  • LaLiga
  • South Africa
  • 19 Nov, 2021
Full time Business & Commercial Coordinator Leadership & Management Marketing

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Management and coordination of the Laliga African & Global partners in the South African market. 
  • Understanding the South African sponsorship landscape.
  • Collaborate with line manager and provide input into the sales strategy in order to acquire new local partners. 
  • Working with LaLiga employees across the African continent to advise and guide on sponsorship with LaLiga partners. 
  • Management and Coordination with the international sales team on all potential sponsorship opportunities. 
  • Thorough understanding of sponsorship rights and assets. 
  • Management of all LaLiga events and activations in South Africa. 
  • Managing relationships with agencies and stakeholders for marketing implementation. 
  • Communication and coordinating with the international marketing team in relation to all marketing aspects in South Africa.
  • Ensuring brand consistency amongst all marketing materials.  
  • Creation and adaption of presentations for marketing purposes.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Marketing/ Business Administration Degree. 
  • 5 years of proven work experience as a Marketing/Commercial Specialist in the local market. 
  • Proven experience in other African markets would be beneficial.
  • Knowledge of sports industry. 
  • Languages:
    • English: native
    • Spanish would be beneficial.
  • Skills Required
    • Negotiation and sales 
    • Sponsorship 
    • General marketing knowledge 
    • Strong communication abilities 
    • Ability to work in a team 
    • Attention to detail 
    • Working on numerous projects simultaneously 
    • Budget Management