Marketing Executive

Expiring today

Location
England,Buckinghamshire
Salary
£22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
30 Jun 2017
Closes
28 Jul 2017
Ref
13835877/001
Contact
Andrew Cooke
Job Discipline
Marketing (General)
Experience Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Marketing Executive is apart of the UK Professional Marketing team responsible for the profitability, management and execution of all products. This role will assist in driving the function at a product and marketing level to ensure all responsibilities are delivered in an effective and timely fashion


Client Details

My client is a global brand held in high regard within it's industry. Established over 30 years ago, the business continues to grow and dominate the market with reach across several countries around the globe.


Description

Key responsibilities of the Marketing Executive include:



* To provide features, benefits and technical information on new and existing products to the sales team
* To work with the European product management & European marketing teams for the timely launch of new products and supporting promotional material
* To monitor and carry out research on competitor and retail activity including new product launches, competitor campaigns and promotional activity
* To develop and execute quarterly product promotions and monitor the effectiveness in the market
* To keep product landscapes up to date to ascertain product and price positioning of existing and new products
* To manage the product life cycle of the product range by monitoring profitability
* To manage the phase out of slow moving and obsolete products
* To support the sales team with sales presentations, product training, promotional planning and attendance at events and customer meetings
* Market data analysis
* To update our web and social media platforms with product and promotional content
* The creation and implementation of marketing premiums, POS, sales literature and display merchandising linked to the product range
* Involvement in the organization of yearly customer events and exhibitions


Profile

The successful candidate will have:

* Minimum 1 year's experience in a marketing position
* Good analytical skills
* Excellent organisational and project management skills
* Excellent communication and presentation skills and comfortable with presenting to larger audiences
* Computer skills: MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook
* Good understanding of Social Media & the Web
* Confident in approach, as working with a varying range of suppliers, agencies and customers will form an important part of the role
* Ability to travel, both within the UK and occasionally internationally
* Highly motivated and eagerness to fulfil the position's responsibilities effectively and in a timely fashion


Job Offer

The Marketing Executive position pays between £22,000 - £25,000 (dependent on experience) + 10% bonus