Marketing Communications Executive

Recruiter
Aptus Recruitment
Location
Withersfield
Posted
10 Jun 2018
Closes
24 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an animal lover? Do you have marketing communications experience?

Our client is an international animal health & pet nutrition company with offices across the globe. They provide a range of premium products to the pet industry and have an excellent reputation.

An exciting opportunity has opened up in the marketing team for a talented individual to join as a Marketing Communications Executive.

Purpose of Role:

1. To promote the brand to the pet trade and pet owners in the UK.
2. To develop and project manage marketing campaigns for key products and product groups.
3. To develop and project manage launch campaigns for new product introductions.
4. To organise and manage trade and consumer shows attended by the Company.
5. To contribute to the UK Marketing Strategy and Annual Business Plan.
6. To effectively market the product ranges to both B2B and B2C target markets.

Key responsibilities include:

* External & Internal Marketing Communications
* Research / Profiling Consumers & Customers
* Agreeing Exhibitions & Consumer Shows to attend
* Product development Support
* Forecasting
* Sales Support
* *For a full job description please contact us

Person Specification:

* Minimum 2 years' experience in a marketing comms role
* Creative thinker, designer, writer
* Excellent command of written English with copy accuracy
* Thorough understanding of the principles of effective internal and external communications, mass media, publicity, advertising, education and community relations.
* Thorough understanding of consumer behaviour (B2B & B2C)
* Ability to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines
* Confident and outgoing personality
* Excellent relationship, interpersonal & networking skills with the ability & motivation to organise, manage and direct projects.
* Passion for pets - can demonstrate enthusiasm, drive and initiative
* Basic knowledge of animal health, nutrition & husbandry desirable, but not essential

In return you will receive a competitive salary, contributory pension scheme and the chance to work with a great team of committed pet care experts. You will be working with one of the most innovative companies in the pet trade.

Please either apply through this job portal or send your CV and cover letter to . If you would like to chat about the role in more detail, please call Oli on .

Aptus Recruitment provides services as an Agency and an Employment Business.
Aptus Recruitment is a specialist recruitment company based in Exeter and operating throughout the South West, recruiting for Accountancy, IT Digital and Life Science vacancies at all level. For a confidential discussion about your next career move, please get in touch and speak to one of our highly-experienced consultants.
Due to a high level of interest, it may not be possible for us to respond to all applications. Therefore, if you do not hear from us within 3-5 days, please assume that your application was unsuccessful. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate.

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