Marketing/Sales Officer Job in Cape Town Feb 2018

By | January 30, 2018

Remuneration: R12000 – R15000 per month negotiable Basic salary
Location: Cape Town
Education level: Degree
Job level: Junior/Mid
Own transport required: Yes
Travel requirement: Occasional
Job policy: Employment Equity position
Type: Contract
Company: Cover2Cover Books


Cover2Cover Books, an innovative publisher based in Muizenberg, Cape Town, seeks to appoint a marketing and sales officer.

Cover2Cover publishes teen fiction targeting teenagers living in South Africa’s townships, YA books, literature titles as well as non-fiction for the trade market.

The successful candidate will be a motivated self-starter, with a good command of English, a strong eye for detail, and excellent communication skills.

The responsibilities include: public relations and marketing; event and social media management; e-book marketing; administration and compilation of relevant databases; and fostering relationships with booksellers, libraries, government, literacy organisations and other buyers to increase sales.

We are looking for someone who is innovative, with a passion for reading and a commitment to improving the culture of reading in South Africa.

The candidate should have a tertiary qualification and relevant sales/marketing experience, preferably within the publishing industry. A driver’s licence is essential and own transport is advantageous.

This is a full-time position. Cover2Cover does not pay relocation costs.

To apply: Please send your three-page (maximum) résumé and one-page cover letter to

Closing date: Friday, 9 February 2018.

We will only communicate with short-listed candidates.

This is an affirmative action appointment and we encourage black women in particular to apply.

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