3 Jan 2022
Office no.1, Oude Bank Building, 8 Bird Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Job Type
Market Related
Start Date
Renewable Energy
Renewable Energy
Job Location - Postal Code
Southern Africa
Contact Name
Western Cape


Do you live and breathe all things marketing? Do you enjoy coming up with creative strategies, designs and copy that catches the eyes of your target audience and converts them into leads? We are looking for an intelligent, innovative thinker who is analytical and research-orientated to join our team as a Marketing Analyst.

So why would you want to join the AltGen team? Simple, not only are we a fun and forward-thinking company leading the way in renewable energy job creation across Africa, but we are currently undergoing massive growth across each of our service divisions (recruitment, consulting, employment and workforce management services) - which means you have the opportunity to master your marketing skills and grow with us!

If you are the person we are looking for, you will ideally have a degree in either marketing, entrepreneurship, commerce, psychology, or business and be PASSIONATE and PEOPLE and the PLANET! You will have experience creating lekker videos, designing eye-catching artwork, writing copy that pulls our target audience in as well as working on SEO projects and making sure our website and socials are leaps and bounds ahead of our competitors! Sounds fun right?! In addition, we are always thinking of and running exciting marketing projects that gain PR exposure and traffic to our site using smart business intelligence as the source of our strategies!

If you are a go-getter who is exceptionally independent and doesn't mind getting stuck into all things related to marketing, then you are the person we want on our team!

Education Requirements

  • Tertiary qualification in marketing, entrepreneurship, commerce, psychology, business or similar

Experience Requirements

  • 1-3 years experience in a start-up environment, running the full scope of marketing activities
  • Excellent copywriting skills
  • Strong design abilities using Adobe products (video and photoshop)
  • PR experience is a plus
  • Experience using Google Console, Analytics and other Google products is vital
  • SEO and WordPress experience is important
  • Customer service experience is important

Job Location - Street Address

Office no.1, Oude Bank Building, 8 Bird Street


  1. Copywriting (job adverts, social media posts, blogs etc) - 40% of the role requirements
  2. Design - 15% of the role requirements
  3. PR and generating exposure activities - 15% of the role requirements
  4. SEO and website updates - 10% of the role requirements
  5. Marketing strategy and stats interpretation - 15% of the role requirements
  6. Customer service engagement - 5%

Work Hours

  • 8am - 5pm
  • 1+ day per week at Head Office in Stellenbosch, ability to work remotely is an option

Who Is AltGen?

We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and environmental jobs in South Africa and Africa at large. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency based in Cape Town which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.

With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the South African renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the African continent in both anglophone and francophone regions and are rapidly expanding globally. With entities in South Africa, Kenya, and Mauritius, we have a direct impact on the continental energy industry.

Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech | Green Hydrogen

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