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Marketing Manager- Eats

Local Marketing, Marketing
in Johannesburg, South Africa

About the Role

We're looking for a Marketing Manager to manage world-class integrated marketing efforts that create brand impact and drive growth for Uber Eats in the South Africa. You will report to the Head of Marketing, Uber Eats SSA, working closely with cross-functional regional stakeholders (Comms, Policy, Ops and CommOps) to bring our products and brand strategy to life in-market. This is a unique opportunity to join a fast-paced and rewarding environment within one of the biggest food delivery businesses globally.

More specifically, you will be responsible for executing on country priorities in alignment with global priorities, executing country-specific marketing efforts, effectively managing how we do co-marketing with our restaurant partners, as well as managing activations of global toolkits to fuel consumer demand and drive brand strength.

What You'll Do

  • Manage implementation of integrated marketing campaigns, ensuring a high degree of excellence from start to finish;
  • Identify uniquely local marketing opportunities aligned with business priorities (major events, brand partnerships, sponsorships, seasonal moments, social, and restaurant co-marketing etc) and deliver campaigns or activations against them;
  • Drive cohesive execution of campaigns, activations, and product launches; working closely with cross-functional teams and restaurant partners on both strategic planning and execution;
  • Engage in stakeholder management across the organization and brand partners, including restaurant brands, influencers, and business partnerships;
  • Work closely with agency partners to manage the development and execution of localized work
  • Maximize awareness and growth in your market in close collaboration with cross-functional teams, including local Ops, product, support, sales, and PR team;

What You'll Need

  • Preference will be given to EE candidates
  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business or similar, and a demonstrated ability in quantitative fields
  • A minimum of 3 years of strong project and/or campaign management experience within an advertising agency, and/or consulting experience in a fast paced environment is expected
  • Experience developing and executing strategic marketing plans and integrated marketing campaigns, application of research/insights, global brand strategy, channel & comms planning, and campaign measurement/reporting
  • Creative, open and curious. You're full of fresh ideas to generate user growth and promote the brand;
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and presentation skills;
  • Exceptional critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
  • Good relationship management as you will engage with partners
  • An energetic team player and project manager with a collaborative spirit and the ability to influence and unify the cross-functional team, peers, and leaders
  • A preferred action and skilled focus on ensuring results

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.