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Marketing Executive

Job Title:   Marketing Executive

Reports to:  Marketing Manager

Salary: £23k to £26k depending on experience

 

About the role

EdComs is a leading educational marketing and research agency delivering award-winning campaigns for a number of global brands.

We’re looking for a bright, dynamic Marketing Executive with a passion for education to join our growing team. This role is a chance to join and build our fast-moving team of marcoms experts.

You are a stickler for detail, brilliant at nurturing client relationships and adapting to different types of campaigns. As with all of our team, you have a desire to make a positive impact in the educational world and the curiosity to seek out new ways to do so.

As a Marketing Executive, you’ll be central to the planning and execution of campaigns using the full digital marketing mix across a range of channels, including: email marketing, social media, PPC & display advertising, and direct mail.

We love creativity, passion and drive, and we’d love to see you take the initiative to support and grow our business.

 

Key responsibility areas

  • Develop client relationships across a range of clients e.g. Microsoft, NSPCC and Sport England
  • Provide day to day operational support on client accounts
  • Daily contact with Marketing Manager and all other members of the Marketing team
  • Frequent liaison with other EdComs teams, especially Projects, Design and Digital
  • Regular contact with external suppliers, managing relationships and troubleshooting technical issues
  • Map and plan triggered email campaigns via dotdigital
  • Identify target groups for email and direct mail campaigns and work with external data suppliers to segment data
  • Implement social media campaigns, developing a distinct online presence by attracting high numbers of followers through social media channels
  • Use web analytics software to track campaign performance

 

Skills and Experience

  • Ability to multi-task priorities and handle different projects efficiently
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Collaborative team player
  • Fluent in English with strong spelling and grammar
  • Flexible, enthusiastic and proactive approach to work
  • Ability to stay ‘cool’ when the pressure is on.
  • Good proofreading skills
  • Active in social media and interested in keeping up to date with trends in this area
  • Experience in using email marketing automation solutions (dotMailer, Active Campaign, Pardot)
  • Understanding of data systems and CRM
  • Competent user of Microsoft Office
  • Experience in using web analytics, particularly Google Analytics

Company benefits include:

  • Great office environment – free breakfast, tea and coffee
  • 22.5 days holiday a year and rising with service
  • Birthdays off and 3 extra days at Christmas!
  • Auto-enrolment pension following 3-month probation
  • A tailored development plan – we offer personalised skills and training sessions to develop your growth
  • Transport – we offer a cycle to work scheme and an interest-free season ticket loan
  • Gym membership – subsidised
  • Child care vouchers
  • Health insurance after one year and life insurance from day one
  • A sociable community – Thirsty Thursdays; charity committee events (film nights, pub quizzes etc); a summer party as well as a Christmas party; away days every year. We’re an agency that like to do brilliant work and have fun while we do it.

 

If you are interested, drop us a line at jobs@edcoms.co.uk