Online And Digital Sales Assistant 

Online And Digital Sales Assistant
Johannesburg, Gauteng


Posted 09 November 2021 – Closing Date 23 November 2021

Job Details

Job Description

This leading South African book publisher and distributor requires the services of an Online and Digital Sales Assistant, based in Johannesburg.


Job Requirements:

  • A relevant tertiary qualification is required
  • Online and digital sales experience in a publishing environment, preferably within the international agency arena will be beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to foster good relations with key account customers
  • Strong interpersonal, organisational and administrative skills
  • Must be self-motivated, pro-active and able to work independently
  • Effective time management skills
  • Experience in eBook sales and marketing will be beneficial

The successful candidate should be:

  • A reader
  • Digitally savvy
  • A creative marketer
  • Interested in the ever-changing, fast-paced world of online sales
  • Determined to proactively seek avenues for the promotion and sale of our books


Duties would include:


  • Creating sales and promotional lists, kits and presentations
  • Proactively managing online listings
  • Assisting with tracking and managing customer orders
  • Preparing customer presentations
  • Compiling and circulating regular sales and marketing updates for online/digital customers
  • Supplying ad hoc sales figures requests
  • Liaising with key account customers
  • Liaising with Sales, Marketing and Publicity departments
  • Liaising with Orders and Customer Services departments
  • Various admin related functions


The company offers a competitive salary as well as voluntary membership of the Medical Aid Fund and compulsory membership of the Retirement Fund.


Given the Media24 employment equity guidelines, preference will be given to suitable candidates from the designated groups.


This is a full-time position commencing as soon as possible. Anyone interested in applying for this position and who meets the requirements of the post may direct an application in the form of a comprehensive CV and covering letter online.



23 November 2021