Marketing Events Manager

RM Plc
12 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The role

RM Resources is a multi-channel provider with an annual turnover of approximately £120m. It specialises in curriculum and educational resources for schools and nurseries, with a strong presence both in the UK and internationally. We are comprised of multiple brands with our leading identities being TTS and Consortium. Leading the UK educational resources industry in size, innovation and teaching expertise, we sell 59,000 products, of which 3,500 are our own designed products. As we move to be an increasingly digitally focused business, where over half of our UK orders being submitted online, we focus on our operational efficiency, progressing supplier and product rationalisation, and expanding internationally to ensure our continued success in a highly competitive environment.

The role of the Brand and Marketing team is to ensure that we are creating inspiring and innovative journeys for our customers throughout different communication channels.

Job Purpose

To lead the RM Resources events and exhibitions programme, ensuring the highest standards possible are met, taking on board feedback and continuously striving for improvement. You will be responsible for large exhibitions and conferences, managing events from start to finish. In addition, you will manage the company wide events calendar and provide guidance to the wider marketing team on events best practice and planning.

Skills & experience

* Event and exhibition planning experience

* Educated to GCSE level or equivalent including English and Maths

* Competent using all Microsoft Office Products, particularly Excel

* Marketing knowledge and an understanding of direct marketing

* Copywriting skills including product copy and direct mail

* Be confident, friendly in manner and organised

* Flexible in approach to work and able to work on own initiative

* Able to multi-task and achieve deadlines and targets with excellence

* Previous event experience including campaign delivery against company objectives

* Excellent communication skills at all levels

* A full driving license


* CIM/Marketing Related Qualification

* Marketing experience with a related company and industry

* Experience briefing design work

* Understanding of branding


You would be entitled to the following benefits:

* 25 Days Annual Leave (option to buy an extra 5 days)

* Performance Related Bonus Scheme

* Group Personal Pension

* Private Medical Healthcare

* Life Assurance

The following voluntary benefits are also available:

* Cycle to Work Scheme

* Give As You Earn (GAYE)

* Employee Referral Scheme

* Voluntary Dental Plan

* Voluntary Health Cash Plan

* Voluntary Critical Illness Cover

* Voluntary Health Assessments

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