------------ POSTED 17 August 2015 ------------

Do you know anyone who would like to join the Action Gear Team? We’re looking for a new team member to help with marketing our great products and brand. 

Title: Marketing Executive

Salary: Between R10,000 & R14,000 (cost to company) depending on skills and experience 



  • Devising strategies to drive online traffic to the company website.
  • Tracking conversion rates and making improvements to the website (Magento).
  • Developing and managing digital marketing campaigns
  • Utilising a range of techniques including paid search, SEO and PPC.
  • Overseeing the social media strategy for the company.
  • Managing online brand and product campaigns to raise brand awareness
  • Managing the alterations to the company website.
  • Improving the usability, design, content and conversion of the company website
  • Responsibility for planning and budgetary control of all digital marketing
  • Conceptualisation, writing and distribution of blogs and online content marketing
  • Design and strategy of weekly newsletters
  • Database nurturing and maintenance
  • Responsible for off line marketing material such as posters, t-shirts, greeting cards, stickers and cycle kits


Some Basic Skills 

  • Content Management and creation
  • Writing
  • Social Media targeting
  • Paid marketing (Facebook/Twitter/AdWords/YouTube)
  • Familiar with remarketing
  • Basic design skill (Photoshop)
  • Project management
  • Event experience will be beneficial
  • Basic HTML/Javascript will be beneficial
  • SEO abilities/knowledge vital
  • Google Analytics and Google Webmaster


  • Formal Studies in the field of marketing 
  • Previous experience in an E-Commerce company would be a big plus 
  • Outdoor sports and lifestyle 

Here at Action Gear we’re fortunate to sell awesome outdoor gear so an interest in outdoor sports will be a good (but not necessary) characteristic. 

Please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@actiongear.co.za. In your cover letter please explain why you would like to join the Action Gear Team and the value you would add. If there is no cover letter your application will not be considered.

Thanks for your interest in joining our Team! 

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