Job title: SALESFORCE MARKETING CLOUD DEVELOPER – lead projects for the BIGGEST GLOBAL BRANDS – Cape Town/Johannesburg – R960K – R1.1Mil
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: ZAR 1,100,000.00
Location: Cape Town or Johannesburg
Job published: 10/11/2021
Job ID: 38794

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity for a LEAD SALESFORCE MARKETING CLOUD CONSULTANT – to join the most successful International ADVERTISING & DATA MARKETING SCIENCE BUSINESS.


In this role you will lead Complex SFMC Projects for the largest Global Brands like Bose, BT, HSBC, Duracell, Rolex, FIFA, Microsoft, Pets at Home, Nestlé and more.



This Lead SALESFORCE MARKETING CLOUD DEVELOPER  role can be based in either CAPE TOWN or JOHANNESBURG – the role is Remote, however intermittent office visits will be needed.



R960K – R1.1Million.



This is the world’s most successful ADVERTISING & CUSTOMER DATA SCIENCE MARKETING BUSINESS. Headquartered in New York they operate across 150 international markets including South Africa (with offices in CAPE TOWN & JOHANNESBURG).


This business enables global brands to grow faster by using data to be more personally inspiring to their customers. They are expert in marketing transformation, marketing science, and marketing automation and personalisation; and power over 350 million personalised experiences between brands and their customers every day by leveraging the biggest tech platforms in the world.



Through ongoing innovation in the digital marketing arena, the business has a need for a LEAD Developer specialising in SALESFORCE MARKETING CLOUD.

This is a Senior Consultant level role, requiring solid client facing experience working on complex software projects. Along with relevant Salesforce Marketing Cloud tech expertise, you must have writing skills to author complex specification documents, blueprints and proposals.

Overall, you will lead custom engagements and will be responsible for engaging with clients on gathering business requirements and designing a technical solution.



Engage with teams, tech partners & clients on a wide range of Salesforce Marketing Cloud engagements.

Develop custom solutions, including solution concepts to address business needs and showing value.

Scripting and Query development.

Data mapping and extract strategies.

Relational Data / Data Schema.

Web Services and API development.

Custom application development projects.

HTML creation for webpages and emails.

Webpage builds using jQuery framework.

Leverage the native SFMC scripting language (AMPScript) and other scripting languages to deliver highly dynamic and personalized content in both emails and landing pages (AMPScript and XSLT).



Experience working in Salesforce Marketing Cloud.

Trailhead certification/s are a huge advantage.

CRM Experience:  Thorough understanding of CRM data models, database marketing, Customer & Product Lifecycles.  

Deep experience with SQL and relational databases (MSSQL, MySQL).

Experience with any programming languages (.NET / JAVA / PHP / JavaScript).

Web Development experience (HTML, PGP/GPG, CSS, XML, Web Services, etc.)

Ability to lead technical discussions.

API Programming.

HTML for email creation.