Marketing Executive

Acorn Recruitment
Merthyr Tydfil
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client in the Merthyr Tydfil area requires a Marketing Executive to join it's busy marketing department initially for a 12 month period (this may be extended).


As a key member, you will be responsible for the execution of our marketing strategy, driving online and offline marketing campaigns to meet our marketing and sales objectives.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

*Working with our in-house marketing team to develop and optimise online marketing initiatives and drive customer acquisition;
*Improving the usability, design, content and conversion of the company website;
*Implementing, analysing, and optimising organic and paid search engine marketing activities, liaising with our Web Trading Channels Team;
*Briefing and executing e-mail campaigns in line with the marketing plan to nurture leads and customers;
*Analysing and providing weekly & monthly digital marketing metrics and lead status reports;
*Developing and managing content-based Social Networks and Blog Sites;
*Assisting in the creation of marketing materials, including writing content for brochures, collaterals, sales tools, presentations, case studies, emails, etc.
*Assisting in the organisation of various events throughout the year, including national exhibitions and networking events;

Personal Qualities:

The ideal candidate needs to be:
*A focussed, self-motivated marketer with creative flair who will bring digital marketing strategies to life;
*A marketer passionate about all things digital that thrives on delivering exciting and show stopping campaigns and content;
*A highly effective individual who has an absolute eye for detail and is focussed on improving business performance through exceptional campaign execution, reporting and evaluation;
*A highly organised individual who is able to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and show a strong ability to meet deadlines whilst producing quality content.

Skills & Qualifications:

* Bachelor degree in Marketing, Web Design/Development, or related discipline;
* Experience with Website management;
* Experience with Email Marketing programs;
* Experience with SEO and SEM;
* Experience with Google Analytics;
* Experience with Social Networks (Blog, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Facebook, YouTube);
* Familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).

Salary: £18,500
Area: Merthyr Tydfil
Fixed Term Initially for 12 months

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy