Marketing Executive, Events,Immediate Start!, £28k

£25000 to £28000 per annum
04 Jan 2013
01 Feb 2013
Ross Brander
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a fantastic chance to join a global exhibitions and events leader. Every year they run over 400 events in 30+ countries, across a huge variety of industries worldwide.

They have an exciting opportunity for an articulate, creative and enthusiastic Marketing Executive. This is a fantastic role for a marketing professional looking to develop their career within the exciting international events industry.You will have experience in executing marketing campaigns and a tenacious can do approach. The ability to build rapport with potential and existing clients is vital. Experience within exhibitions would be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities:

- Planning and implementing the promotional campaign, including direct mail, email, social media and face to face networking events
- Maintaining and developing relationships with key suppliers and media partners
- Managing / sourcing content for communications
- Managing design agency briefings and production including copywriting, print production & artwork.
- Liaising with external suppliers (design team, mailing houses, printers, PR team)
- Co-ordinating visitor and exhibitor registration process with third party supplier
- Controlling costs against budget
- Analysing and tracking online & offline campaigns

Ideal candidate profile:

This position requires an articulate, enthusiastic, creative, hard working team player with a proven track record in marketing communications preferably in the events sector who can demonstrate the following.

- Strong experience in online and offline direct marketing
- Good database management skills
- Excellent copywriting and verbal communication skills
- Strong time and project management skills
- Willingness to take a high level of responsibility
- Good multi tasking skills and ability to prioritise
- Ability to meet deadlines within budget and under pressure
- Online content management / Web skills an advantage
- Experience in social media marketing an advantage
- Experience in an event, exhibition or publishing background would be an advantage

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