Marketing Officer

Recruiter
React Recruitment Ltd
Location
Erith, Greater London
Salary
£22000 - £24000/annum
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client based in Erith is seeking an ambitious Marketing Assistant, the role in the first 9 months will be covering maternity leave and then will move into a newly created Marketing Officer’s role.
Initial Responsibilities:
• Supporting the Marketing Manager in line with the company’s marketing strategy
• Growing the company’s presence through various social media platforms including: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, LinkedIn
• Updating and maintaining the company website and data-base
• Providing support with brochure design
• Providing support for production of flyers and newsletters
• Liaising with external design companies
• Liaising with external event organisers
• Providing support for communications including e-shots and press releases
• Extensive proof reading, copywriting duties
• Blogging
• Screening incoming marketing enquiries, undertaking market research as required
• Prepping and attending marketing related events
• Day to day administration responsibilities
• Supporting the sales team when required
• Creating marketing packs
• Managing marketing merchandise inventory
Marketing Officer Responsibilities (after maternity cover):
• Bespoke marketing project management
• Point of contact for key stake holders
• Driving business growth through tailored marketing materials and solutions
• Digital marketing campaign development
• Website and e-communications project management
• Working with the Marketing Manager to develop new marketing platforms and opportunities
• Supporting new photography and video production.
• Creating presentations for sales managers and key customers
• Supporting marketing events in the UK and abroad
Key Skills/Attributes/Experience:
• Knowledge of digital marketing trends (PPC, SEO, and Google Analytics, social media, etc.)
• Practical marketing skills and creativity
• Able to build marketing campaigns
• Able to develop marketing materials, lead on strategic marketing projects
• Work with key business partners
• Brand awareness
• Knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign, Adobe Suite and Publisher are advantageous.
• Project management and good time management skills
• Good understanding of social media and contemporary media trends are of high value.
• Experience of website CMS and maintenance would be ideal.
• Can do, positive attitude
• Desire to learn and gain promotion, ambitious and tenacious
• Confident and professional
• Team player, good listening skills
• Car driver – essential
Working Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm
Salary: initially £22 - £24K pa increasing to £28K - £30K after first year of service
Benefits include: 28 days holiday inc BH, annual bonus, free parking, excellent working conditions