Digital Marketing Executive

  • Job Reference: 10/05
  • Date Posted: 10 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £32,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 10% performance bonus
  • Sector: Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People are recruiting for a Digital Marketing Executive, to join their client in Bedford. This role is to work for a well known brand, who have a fantastic reputation, not only for their products but their work ethic too.

Key responsibilities

  • Support the development of strong brand awareness and market position focussing on events and content creation.
  • Work closely with the Team Leader on all marketing activities
  • Develop, design and deliver marketing concepts and campaigns in collaboration with the Team Leader and wider business unit teams
  • Assist with the organisation of major exhibitions and events
  • Manage the organisation of multiple smaller events
  • Support digital and virtual training sessions and events
  • Support the management of social media accounts, including:
    • Plan, schedule and monitor all posts, track and evaluate analytics, improve engagement, increase followers, educate the team on the value of social, develop paid-for LinkedIn promo campaigns, etc
  • Manage direct mail campaigns
  • Manage marketing merchandise and literature
  • Assist in the creation of all new graphics and digital marketing content in house, ensuring it is consistent, on brand and optimised for the relevant platforms
  • Content will include:
    • Adverts (print and digital), social content, stand graphics, brochures, flyers, infographics, email banners, photography, etc
    • Create gifs and animation as required
    • Create new web pages for major events
  • Manage marketing purchase orders and track all marketing spend
  • General administrative tasks to support marketing activities

Key competencies

  • Experience and skills to include:
    • Strong digital marketing, social media management and content creation experience essential
    • Strong graphic design skills and advanced Adobe Suite experience essential (Illustrator, Photoshop,etc)
    • Graduate calibre with strong communication skills to aid event organisation
    • Highly organised, creative and motivated
    • Excellent attention to detail in all areas of work
    • Good interpersonal skills
    • SAP experience desirable

Package/Role Details

Salary: £30,000 - £32,000

Working Hours: 35 hours per week. Mon - Fri.

Benefits: 10% OTE Performance Bonus, Pension (6% Employer Contribution, 3% Employee Contribution), Private Medical Cover, Life Assurance, 25 days holiday (exclusive of Bank Holidays)

Location: Bedford Office based (We do however have a Hybrid Working Policy which would allow for the success candidate to WFH 1-2 days per week).

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