Manage category of exciting outdoor/sports products; manage end-to-end brand campaigns & assets
Your new company
Employing over 10,000 people across more than 40 offices worldwide, my client is a leader in consumer technology with a particular focus on outdoor and sports electronics. With reliability at the heart of their innovation, they design and manufacture a range of products for the consumer market with a focus on durability, control, and being user-friendly. They believe in innovation and the constant evolution of technology to meet market demands, and with that in mind we are partnering to recruit the job of Category Marketing Executive to join the UK business.
Your new role
If you are passionate about outdoor & adventure sports, this is a fantastic job opportunity. My client are looking for a dependable Marketing Executive to act as the focal point-of-contact for a category of outdoor/sports products; acting as campaign planner, agency liaison, brand guardian and ambassador to an exciting category of products. You will co-ordinate multi-channel campaigns, working with internal and external teams to project-manage from briefing to execution. You will be brand guardian, owning and managing all creative assets and ensuring the brand is correctly portrayed in all advertising. You will support sponsorship/partnership events for your products and be the central point-of-contact internally for any queries from other teams about your products.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a Marketing specialist with existing experience in Marketing roles, with a generalist skill-set across multiple channels. You will be a confident communicator, with excellent presentation skills and a collaborative approach. You will be proactive, highly organised and approachable in order to manage and work with a range of stakeholders.
Absolutely key to this role is experience working in or passion for the category; you will demonstrate passion and excellent understanding of key outdoor categories; for example Golf, Dive and Adventure (Hiking, Trail Running) etc.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a salary of £30000, with flexibility for more skilled and experienced applicants. You will also receive benefits including rising annual leave, pension scheme, private medical, a staff Product Loan, and Group Life Assurance Plan. You will benefit from working in their vibrant offices in Southampton with free on-site parking, a subsidised restaurant for all employees and some flexible working will be available in future.
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