Do you have the ambition and self-confidence needed to create a new marketing team around you over the next 2 years that can cater for the future marketing needs of a well-established and very successful automotive main dealer group based in Worthing, West Sussex?
+ Are you a marketing professional with at least 2 years experience at a senior level in an automotive retail environment, with a BS/MS Degree in marketing or similar qualification?
+ Do you have a thorough understanding of all forms of traditional and digital marketing and social media platforms, with an eye for creating marketing opportunities?
+ Do you have previous experience of targeting audiences and devising engaging and informative campaigns that deliver measurable results within agreed budgets?
+ Are you energetic and self-motivated, able to enthuse others, and achieve performance targets?
If so, we may have an opportunity just for you!
Marketing Manager – Automotive Dealership Group
OTE £40,000 – £45,000
Plus Benefits – Fully Expensed Company Car, Pension Contribution, Death in Service Insurance
Who we are:
We are a well-respected dealer group with a portfolio of exciting brands at 22 locations along the south coast. Stretching from Bexhill in East Sussex to Plymouth in Devon, we represent Citroen, DS, Honda, Hyundai, Nissan, Peugeot, Toyota and Vauxhall. Privately owned and still a true family run business, we pride ourselves in building great relationships with our manufacturers, our staff and our customers.
What will you be doing?
The new Marketing Manager will eventually oversee all marketing and promotional activities for the brand while building an effective working relationship with the management teams at the dealerships in order to create and execute a manufacturer-compliant marketing strategy that drives the achievement of the company's sales and aftersales objectives.
In time you will be expected to recruit and manage a full in-house marketing team that will create our marketing plans, update our various media outlets by reviewing and renewing content continuously, build a robust social media presence, and manage our entire media schedules.
Responsibilities will include:
+ Leading all marketing communications, maintaining brand image.
+ Liaise with our sub-contract marketing agencies.
+ Updating websites with the latest offers.
+ Manage relationships with the dealership teams, agreeing targets and performance standards.
+ Reviewing and updating online content with up to date news stories.
+ Planning, developing and implementing effective and tactical marketing campaigns and product placements.
Please note that applications will only be considered from individuals with at least 2 years experience at a senior level in an automotive retail environment.
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.