Feenix: Marketing Coordinator

Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Monday, 14 October, 2019
Opportunity type: 

Feenix was launched in June 2017 as a response to the #FeesMustFall movement that spread across campuses in South Africa during 2015 and 2016. This movement highlighted the extremely high cost of tertiary education and the impact financial stress has on student success rates. Feenix is a Non Profit online fundraising platform that connects communities and students.

Feenix seeks to appoint a Marketing Coordinator.

The purpose of the position is to coordinate and assist with the execution of marketing activities for Feenix.

Reports to: Marketing Manager

Employment type: Full-time, Permanent

Remuneration: R168 000 - R 222 000 (dependent on experience)

Start date: ASAP

  • Assisting in maintaining and building online presence, including funder and student communities as per the business strategy
  • Assisting in Email marketing and newsletters.
  • Planning, management, coordination, facilitation and progress tracking of marketing campaigns.
  • Assisting in creating basic designs using existing templates in MS Office packages, Adobe PhotoShop, or online photo editing applications, with an eye for design
  • General admin support
  • Continuing to elevate the Feenix Brand – drive communication that is authentic, simple and transparent 


  • Minimum 1 years’ work experience in digital, website and social media marketing (LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter);
  • Excellent time management by working on multiple tasks, shifting priorities as necessary and organising tasks and materials to meet pressing deadlines;
  • Actively involved on social media, aware of digital trends and innovations;
  • Excellent communication and follow-through;
  • Accuracy with attention to quality and detail;
  • A team player with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build and manage internal/external partnerships successfully;
  • Need to align with our mission and vision.


  • Advanced computer literacy skills required particularity in Excel, PowerPoint, Google applications & project management tools;
  • Experience in the NGO space
  • Experience in the innovation and tech space
  • A creative storyteller
  • A tertiary qualification in Marketing, New Media or relevant field

Feenix is a team of young innovators who believe that access to education is one of the most important issues affecting South Africa today. We use online crowdfunding to connect students and communities in order to fundraise towards debt-free education.
Application: To apply for this position, please send the following to Mabel at jobs@feenix.org with the subject Feenix Marketing Coordinator:

  • Cover letter motivating your application
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) 

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal
For more about Feenix, refer to https://www.feenix.org/about-us

For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies

Should no feedback be received from Feenix within three weeks of the closing date.

kindly accept that your application did not succeed.

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