Marketing Coordinator

Downtown Recruitment
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity to join an International Brand Leader. My client is seeking a Marketing Coordinator to support their portfolio of products, brand marketing and development of digital channels.

Purpose of the Job:

  • New product development working directly with internal and Far East manufacturing;
  • Support brand marketing communications including both consumer and trade events;
  • Development of Digital channel including web, social, email communications and content optimisation.

Principal Accountabilities and Key Tasks:

  • Project manage including portfolio productivity optimisation and tracking;
  • Support full P and L ownership and responsibility, including financial analysis of product costs and margins, detailing margin return on investment of the products profitability.
  • Develop Street pricing, across multiple channels.
  • Monitor sales trends;
  • Model forecasts and sales for NPD;
  • Help manage the NPD introduction;
  • Create technical specification and creative briefs for creation for marketing communications;
  • Consumer and trade event;
  • Identify market gaps and competitor benchmarking;
  • Help support digital platform;
  • Maintain and update product data, keeping product information up-to-date, including websites, data sheets and merchandising plans;
  • Develop new product collateral including photography, manuals and packaging;
  • Monitor and track any quality issues and consumer feedback in relation to product reviews.
  • Coordinate competitor and market research, performance, evaluation and gap analysis;
  • Lead local ad hoc projects where required.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Minimum of two years previous experience in Product Marketing and marketing communications;
  • Previous experience within the retail sector is desirable;
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel, Word and PowerPoint;
  • Good organisation and problem solving skills, with attention to detail; Good communication skills both verbal and written, with strong presentation skills;
  • Adaptable and flexible;
  • Detailed and results orientated;
  • An individual with a high degree of self-motivation with the ability to multi-task;
  • Must be a team player;
  • Strong commercial knowledge and aptitude;
  • Good general level of education - degree;
  • Ideally qualified in marketing.

Salary range £24K to £28K according to experience.
Hours 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday with one hour for lunch. 25 days holiday + excellent benefits.

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