Sales and Marketing Officer

Recruiter
Reed
Location
Edinburgh Technopole
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sales and Marketing Officer
£11.28 per hour DOE – Full Time role based in Edinburgh
Ongoing temp role


Reed Business Support are currently recruiting for a Sales and Marketing Officer on an ongoing temporary basis for one of our Clients based in Edinburgh. Through working with managers and directors to develop and implement effective marketing activities for the business, this is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to really make this job their own.

Duties involved in this role will include:
- Managing the social media accounts and updating when necessary
- Writing blogs, articles and posts
- Developing strategies to increase the audience for the Client
- Doing market research
- Creating and planning marketing campaigns
- Reporting on the campaign’s progress and judging its effectiveness
- Contacting companies, clients and customers to discuss the product and spark an interest with them
- Generating sales and buy-in for the product
- General ad hoc administrative duties

In order to be considered for this role, candidates must have the following:
- Experience in a sales and/or marketing role
- First class communication skills, both written and verbal
- Confidence and persuasiveness for ‘selling’ the product
- Excellent administration and organisational skills
- Fantastic IT skills with extensive experience using Word, Outlook and Excel
- Candidates who are immediately available would be at a distinct advantage

Please note that applicants who do not meet the criteria above will not be considered for the role - If you do meet the criteria above and you are interested in applying for this role, please submit your CV via the advert ASAP or contact Katie MacDonald for more information on 0131 240 3680.

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business