Marketing Executive

Location
Rugeley
Salary
£23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Ref
00071327
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Function
Marketing
Job Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is an opportunity to join an established digital video game e-commerce operation. Every day thousands of gamers trust them with their game purchases and since launching in November 2012, they have sold over 40 million games in 200 countries. This operation is a division of a highly successful and ambitious business with a 20-year track record of profitability.

Due to their fast growth, they now have exciting expansion plans at their headquarters in Rugeley, Staffordshire. All positions are full-time and office-based. This is a unique opportunity to have an important marketing role within a dynamic, innovative company in the PC games industry.

They urgently require a Marketing Executive, reporting to the Head of Marketing.

Key Responsibilities: -
- Writing, editing and proofing of marketing and event materials
- Preparing documents using a variety of sources and presentation methods; eg PowerPoint, spreadsheets, word processing
- Tracking and monitoring the success of marketing campaigns through the preparation of campaign evaluation reports
- Market research including identifying potential influencer, affiliate, marketing and PR partners
- Creating regularly updated product release/promotional schedules for affiliates and other marketing partners
- Support in creating content for campaigns including affiliate incentives, partner contests, giveaways, VIP emails, etc
- Acting as main point of contact for affiliate and influencer enquiries - day to day communications
- Assisting the Head of Marketing with any additional advertising, marketing, campaign and events as required

Required Skills and Capabilities: -
- Can-do attitude
- Business acumen
- A creative thinker
- Passing for gaming
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Highly numerate
- Work well within a team
- Strong project management skills

Required Experience: -
- Proven track record in digital marketing
- Graduate calibre or equivalent, with a relevant business and/or marketing qualification
- Experience of creating effective marketing materials, including email newsletters, social media posts, marketing decks, copywriting, etc
- Experience of clearly briefing tasks to other team members, eg graphic design work
- Strong technical skills with a good understanding of digital technologies