Digital Marketing and Sponsorship Executive

England, Hampshire, Lymington
£20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
12 Sep 2016
10 Oct 2016
Marketing Disciplines
Digital / Online Marketing
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

A Digital Marketing and Sponsorship Executive job with Harken based in Lymington paying £25,000 +

Harken, the world renowned sailing company are currently looking for a Digital Marketing and Sponsorship Executive to join their exciting organisation on a permanent basis. To apply you must have a strong interest in sailing. The job is paying up to £25,000

Your new company
Harken are held with high regard within the Sailing world and are famously known for their quality of Marine and Industrial products. Its UK Headquarters in Lymington, Hampshire is a destination well known by sailors and yachtsmen putting their offices in a prime location for its services

Your new role
The Digital Marketing and Sponsorship Executive will understand and action Spider marketing through various medium to ensure maximum exposure to a wider audience. These channels will include;Website updates - creation of news articles, case studies, press releases and online buttons and banners for our Marine and Industrial website. Social media management - ensuring news is pushed on all channels including creation of regular LinkedIn posts, Socials platforms include Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Youtube and Google+. Running our Trade and Public n.wsletter program, PR - Arranging and carry out interviews with our sponsored sailors. Within this job you will be involved in the Event sponsorship, running event sponsorship program and ensuring maximum ROI is achieved as well as managing the Sailor sponsorship program. Harken are a fantastic brand and the sponsors events such as the Americas Cup and the Olympics. They sponsor professional sailors and it will be your job to ensure you gain interview these brilliant ambassadors to create great PR for the business

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this job you need to have been in a marketing or Communication role for at least 1 year where you will have gained experience to Social media, PR, Communications and Digital marketing. You need to have knowledge of Microsoft packages, MailChimp, InDesign and Photoshop. Events and sponsorship knowledge would be advantageous. We are looking for an Sailor who is outgoing, confident and creative You will ideally hold a degree in a relevant subject but this is not essential. To apply to this job you must be a Sailor.

What you'll get in return
You'll be offered a salary of up to £25,000 + 22 days holiday plus bank holiday, bonus, pension as well as time back in lieu should you be required to work at events over the weekend. You will enjoy the perks that working for a sailing brand will bring as well as gaining marketing experience within an exciting and growing business. You will be working in a creative and hard working environment with like-minded people.

What you need to do now
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