Marketing Assistant - Mirabilis

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Date: 12 Feb 2024

Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Company: Sanlam Group

What will you do?


Mirabilis a subsidiary of Santam has a position available for a Marketing Assistant who will be based in Rosebank, Johannesburg.


The main purpose of the job is to support the marketing team and coordinate training and other broker functions

Key functions include:


Quoting and Admin

  • Quoting on instruction (ie: understanding of systems and a basic knowledge of insurance)
  • Renewal preparation monthly
  • Material Preparation for training functions
  • Research for Marketing Presentations
  • Solving of queries on instruction between various departments


Stats Preparation

  • Broker Premium consolidation
  • Broker information consolidation
  • Broker target consolidation
  • Broker area distribution


Marketing Training

  • Powerpoint Presentation preparation
  • Research for Marketing Presentations


Mainly local travel, as determined in consultation with Manager.


Qualification and Experience


Upon  appointment 

  • Matric
  • Post Graduate B.Comm, Engineering or Insurance Qualification  
  • 2 years in short term insurance experience, preferably in Engineering insurance. 
  • RE5
  • Computer Literacy: Microsoft Office - proficiency in Word, Excel PowerPoint and Microsoft Outlook
  • Driver’s license (and own vehicle)


Subsequent to appointment 

  • Various practical industry courses and on the job coaching
  • Continuous development of interpersonal skills

Personal Attributes


  • Well spoken
  • Bilingual
  • General understanding of engineering insurance
  • Ability to perform tasks under pressure
  • Presentable
  • Accuracy
  • Attention to detail 
  • Team player
  • Confident, assertive, professional
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written 

Turnaround time

The shortlisting process will only start once the application due date has been reached. The time taken to complete this process will depend on how far you progress and the availability of managers. 

Our commitment to transformation


Santam is the market leader in the general insurance industry in Southern Africa. We are a large, diversified, expanding and transforming company and whilst based in South Africa, we are rapidly moving into a number of emerging markets, both in Africa and Asia. 

Our success is rooted in our passion for our clients and everything we do is centered on our delivery of Insurance Good and Proper. We’re about people. People drive our business so it follows that we want to recruit the best people possible whether they work for us permanently or for a short time as temporary employees.

At Santam we are committed to transformation and embracing diversity. This commitment is what drives us to achieve a diverse workplace with employment equity as a key goal to create an inclusive workforce, representative of the demographics of our society. In achieving our employment equity goals we give preference to applicants from the designated groups in alignment with the Divisions Employment Equity targets.

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