Marketing Executive

The Smart List
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
SALARY & BENEFITS: Competitive salary

WORKING HOURS: Flexible hours to be discussed

THE COMPANY: Our client employs fifteen hundred people across the UK. They are an incredibly progressive firm with serious ambition for growth and they refuse to settle for the obvious. They are now seeking a Marketing Executive for their site in Hastings, East Sussex.


Key Responsibilities for the Marketing Executive role in Hastings, East Sussex:
  • Create and execute the annual marketing strategy for the company in line with the national business marketing objectives

  • Effective management of the company’s marketing budget in line with overall service charge

  • Manage & deliver an annual programme of exciting, relevant & original events and campaigns

  • Actively manage the digital and social communications including Twitter, Facebook & website; as well as providing recommendations for new digital channels or initiatives

  • Manage the email marketing platform

  • Active PR & Media management including the curation of original PR stories; writing and issuing campaign-led press releases; nurturing relations with key media; crisis-management; ensuring the company is at front of mind for the target media

  • Stakeholder engagement with local community interest groups through partnerships

  • Manage/brief all creative, design and collateral (where there isn’t a local marketing administrator)

  • Analyse customer and market research and retail trends to inform the marketing strategy

  • Evaluation of all on-site marketing activities to determine the effectiveness and return-on investment including post-event reporting and data-analysis

  • Quarterly Marketing Reports

  • Execute sponsorship and promotions opportunities where appropriate

  • Manage external agencies across creative, events, PR and promotional campaigns

  • Deliver a slick, relevant and original Christmas experience within the company

  • Develop customer loyalty programmes for the company

  • Participation with activities pertaining to marketing

  • Collaboration with the wider Marketing teams and portfolio marketing projects

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate will be passionate, hard-working and dynamic.

Essential criteria for the Marketing Executive role:
  • Must live within an hour’s commute to Hastings, East Sussex

  • Must be pro-active and passionate about retail and marketing

  • Creative and innovative yet practical and motivated to deliver tangible results

  • Analytical, able to manage budgets and utilise data

  • Adept digital and social media experience

  • Careful time management and excellent relationship building skills

Desirable criteria for the Marketing Executive role:
  • Industry experience within the retail environment

  • Graphics and creative design skills

Does this sound like you? Are you our clients next Marketing Executive? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps
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