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Digital Marketing Executive

Up to £27000 per annum
Closing date
12 Apr 2023

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Job Discipline
Digital & Social
Experience Level
Pharmaceutical and Healthcare
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Job Title: Digital Marketing Executive

Location: Cardiff (Hybrid)

Salary: up to £27,000 per annum

Job Type: Permanent/Full-time

Hours: 35 hours per week / Monday-Friday

Forming part of the SYNLAB Group, Lextox are a UKAS accredited laboratory based in Cardiff. Lextox provide drug, alcohol and DNA testing services for family law cases and childcare proceedings. SYNLAB in the UK is a trusted expert in clinical laboratory and medical diagnostic services.

We are currently recruiting for a Digital Marketing Executive to join our Marketing team in Cardiff on a full-time and permanent basis, with the flexibility of hybrid working. The role will undertake digital marketing activity and support for the Lextox and SLS (SYNLAB Laboratory Services) Drug and Alcohol businesses. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly and thriving team where you will develop and implement PPC and SEO strategies within our growing business.


* Working with our agency to plan PPC campaigns and ensuring the campaigns are up to date
* Analysing PPC campaigns, suggesting how to improve conversion rates
* Responsible for SEO efforts, blog content creation
* Monitoring and updating the company's website to ensure the accuracy of content, posting of relevant material and ensuring brand compliancy
* Growing social media engagement through all our social media channels and making suggestions on new platforms for consideration
* Social media planning, scheduling and reporting
* Ensuring the website is always operating in line with Google algorithm updates and making the changes required for key word ranking

Essential Skills and Experience:

* A minimum of 2 years marketing experience working across the full marketing mix
* A minimum of 2 years Digital Marketing experience for SEP/PPC and social media
* The candidate should hold or be working towards a recognised marketing qualification
* Strong communication, writing and presenting skills
* A solid understanding and competency of SEO and PPC
* Experience with CRM systems
* Good IT skills
* Experience within using email platforms such as Mailchimp


* Employee Benefit platform
* Employee Assistance programme
* Life Assurance
* Free gym membership (Lextox site)
* Contributory pension scheme
* Flexible working opportunities
* Comprehensive opportunities for career development, training and progression
* Company Incentive scheme - non-contractual

About Us:

SYNLAB UK & Ireland work closely with clinicians, hospitals, occupational health providers and clinical researchers to provide a complete pathology offering.

We operate in increasingly diverse environments which is reflected in our workforce, clients, customers, suppliers, communities and partners. We believe an inclusive workplace culture is the best way to source, attract and retain diverse and talented people, and create a sustainable, high-performing workforce.

We believe our staff is vital to the principle of making a positive difference to healthcare, therefore, we promote a culture of continuous personal development where scientists and staff have the support and resources to acquire new skills and build their careers through learning and development opportunities, coaching and clear career pathways.

We promote an open and collaborative culture where leaders act as role models and facilitate a two-way communication, engage with staff and stakeholders transparently and actively encourage feedback and suggestions.

Please note that we reserve the right to close any adverts once we have received a sufficient number of applications. If you decide to apply for this post but do not hear back from us within two weeks of your application, please assume that you have not been short-listed on this occasion.

SYNLAB UK & Ireland is a committed equal opportunities employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of any status or condition protected by applicable UK employment law.

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Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of: Digital Marketing Executive, Digital Marketing, Email Marketing, Social Media Executive B2B Copywriter, Marketing Graduate, Search Engine Optimisation Advisor, InDesign, Photoshop, Creative Article Writing Advertising & Sponsorship, Brand & Product, Campaign Management, Communications, Digital, Direct Marketing may also be considered for this role.


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