French Speaking Marketing and PR Executive

£21000 - £23000 per annum
12 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
French company promoting French trade exhibitions worldwide by offering its professional expertise, know-how and unparalleled coverage. The global network covers more than 120 countries and represents 80 trade shows in 18 major sectors of activity.
We are now looking for pro-active Marketing and PR executive to join the passionate and friendly team.

This is a great and varied role for a good communicator and a quick learner who is passionate about discovering many sectors of activity to further advance her/his communication and marketing experience.

You will join a small team of six Sales and Marketing professionals. Within the marketing team, you will have responsibility for marketing across the company's key clients. Working closely with various business groups within different business sectors, you will be involved in building brand awareness in the UK for different French and International trade shows. Your responsibilities will include: preparing marketing action plans, managing marketing campaigns within a budget, negotiating budgets with different business partners, dealing with the Press and organising events and press conferences.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to take the next step in their career. Joining a small team you will gain exposure to all aspects of marketing. This is an excellent business to work for, where you will be provided with the support necessary to succeed, whilst having the freedom necessary to be creative.

Your mission:
· Account manage existing clients
· Prepare communication and marketing action plans
· Manage marketing campaigns (including direct marketing, emailing campaigns, advertising campaigns, updating the database) in the UK for the relevant Trade shows
· Negotiate budgets and advertising rates
· Deal with the Press (organising press trips, press conferences, replying to queries from journalists)
· Take part in the general commercial development of the company: events, exhibitions and commercial presentations, prospection tools

Your profile
· A degree, preferably in a marketing-related specialism
· Proven marketing and communication experience in the UK
· Excellent organisational skills and time management
· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
· Strong analytical skills
· An excellent command of both English and French
· Ideally, experience in working with social medias