Marketing Executive

Southampton Football Club
Southampton, UK
15 Oct 2019
22 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Marketing Executive

Department: Marketing

Accountable to: Marketing Manager

Criminal Record Check Required- Yes- Level of Check- Standard

Hours: 40

Contract Type: Permanent Full Time

What is the role?

You could join us in the role of Marketing Executive.

Within this opportunity you will be working with the SFC Marketing Manager and wider team, ensuring that relevant advertising, information and news is shared with the current SFC fanbase aswell as potential new fans.

The role will work closely with both the ticket office and sales departments to ensure that both teams are working together to hit commercial targets, whilst working to create and deliver marketing campaigns. This will include (but is not limited to) the creation, design, production and activation of online and offline marketing materials across a range of different mediums. These assets must be delivered within strict time and budgetary constraints, to gain maximum effectiveness.

What are we looking for?

The successful candidate will have knowledge and previous experience of marketing and communications, with strong attention to detail for branding and editing purposes across all assets.

You will be required to support in idea creation to acquiring new customers, using both innovative and measured methods, across multiple channels, whilst developing and implementing cross channel campaigns that stretch across owned and paid channels.

The competencies which are required include:

Essential Experience:
  • Experience working in a Marketing role.

Desirable Experience:
  • Experience of marketing within the sports industry.

Essential Qualifications (including certifications)
  • Degree or equivalent in Marketing or Communications.

Essential Skills:
  • Knowledge and previous experience of marketing and communications in relevant role.
  • IT literate (competent in Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, Photoshop and Indesign).
  • The ability to adapt & respond quickly to changes in marketing campaigns & smaller projects, at short notice.
  • Good organisational and planning skills (must be able to prioritise work load especially at busy times).
  • Strong attention to detail for branding and editing purposes across all assets.
  • Good understanding/experience of the marketing mix; social media, CRM, digital advertising and database.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Key team player - the ability to work as a member of a dynamic team, but can also work effectively as an individual

What do you get in return?

If you are successful you can look forward to a healthy benefits package;
  • A competitive salary depending on experience.
  • Two Season Tickets.
  • 24 days' holiday per year, increasing to 25 days after one full football season.
  • Life Assurance Cover of 2x salary.
  • Contributory Pension Scheme.
  • Child Care Vouchers.
  • Worldwide Travel Insurance.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Discounted Southampton Football Club merchandise.

The closing date for applications is 21st August 2019

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