Marketing Executive

Recruiter
Earl Street Employment Consultants Ltd
Location
Maidstone
Posted
22 Apr 2019
Closes
28 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client has their head office is based in Maidstone town centre and they are offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced Marketing Executive to join them on a rolling fixed term contract, initially for 3 months.

The Marketing Executive role will be to maximise the client brand awareness and growth by campaign planning and providing all marketing & logistical support to local branch teams.

DUTIES

* Drive the event planning & delivery process for our upcoming campaign, including communicating with Area Managers and local staff

* Management of promotional vehicle drivers and the logistics required to support the campaign

* Budget management of collateral to support the campaign; including supply to meet local demand

* Management of data collected at the events; ensuring smooth and speedy required actions are completed

* Management of central fundraising for the client charity partner

* Management of regular updates communication to all staff

* To act as the lead event lead coordinator for all matters relating to the campaign

* Delivery, with support of area managers, of well supported and resourced planned events

* To manage the existing bookings for the promotional unit in branch towns

* To support marketing in other daily tasks related but not specific to Branch and mini collateral to support the sales process

SKILLS & COMPETENCIES REQUIRED FOR THE ROLE

* Strong project management skills

* Ability to influence others

* Commercial approach – with a fair understanding of business & direct consumer marketing

* Strong planning, organisational & administrative skills

* Strong analytical and numerical skills;

* Computer literacy, including good Microsoft Office skills;

* Design literacy – able to envision, brief, interpret and provide feedback;

* Good communication skills - able to write reports and converse in clear, correct English

* Adaptable – things can’t always go precisely to plan

* Able to work under pressure and to deadlines

EXPERIENCE

* Project management is essential; ideally within a marketing function for a consumer facing brand

* Substantial time in a role demonstrating a high level of self-motivation and confidence

* Experience of events co-ordination / management would be ideal but is not essential

OTHER INFORMATION

* Due to the nature of the role and work required, some flexibility or extended hours may be required for which overtime is not payable.

* There is likely to be a requirement for some overnight stays away from home.

Our client is offering a competitive salary of £28,000 per annum pro rata for the fixed term contract.

We are acting as an employment business in relation to this role

Similar jobs

Similar jobs