Marketing Executive

Location
Preston
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
01 Dec 2016
Closes
29 Dec 2016
Ref
00311374
Contact
Candidate Services
Marketing Disciplines
Brand
Industry Sector
Travel / Tourism
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Marketing Executive 

Our client is an award winning tour operator and airline consolidator, based on Preston Docks. They sell worldwide travel via their travel agent partners to hundreds of destinations throughout the world. Their products include scheduled flights on many leading airlines, hotel accommodation, car rental, transfers, sightseeing, theme park passes and travel insurance. 

Position: Marketing Executive 
Location: Preston, Lancashire 
Job Type: Permanent 
Salary: £Competitive dependent on experience 

Closing date: Friday 16 December 2016 

ROLE: 

They are now recruiting a Marketing Executive to assist the Marketing Communications team in the implementation and delivery of marketing activity. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

- Deliver marketing activity including the creation of copy and design briefs 
- Work across a number of deliverables including internal communications, trade press, direct mail, point of sale, posters and online 
- Liaise with printers on proofing process, ensure timely and accurate delivery of marketing activity 
- Ensure spend is within budget provided from the Marketing Manager for each piece of activity and raise PO’s 
- Efficient reporting of weekly activity to ensure results are shared and best practice followed 
- Maintain high standards to ensure activity features relevant pricing, content and / or information 
- Write meaningful and appropriate copy for all customer and internal communications 
- Work with the Design Team to brief in all activity and ensure that agreed and appropriate designs are delivered on time 
- Work effectively across the business to maintain brand, campaign and creative development 
- Communicate with Product and Commercial departments to understand current offers and pricing to use on communications activity 
- Manage all proofing through creative stages assuring appropriate levels of sign off achieved and feedback all amends to the Design Team 
- Communicate with various stakeholders across the business and participate in idea generation 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS / EXPERIENCE: 

- Grade C or above at GCSE / ’O’ level standard in English and Maths – or equivalent 
- ‘A’ Level or equivalent qualifications 
- Previous marketing experience 
- Creative thinker with proven campaign experience 
- Understanding of the principles of brand, marketing and advertising effectiveness 
- Understanding of the creative process 
- Solid knowledge of English grammar and the ability to present ideas in a clear and concise way 
- Supplier management experience 
- Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel knowledge 

DESIRABLE SKILLS / EXPERIENCE: 

- Marketing Degree 
- Knowledge / experience of the travel industry 

You may have experience of the following: Marketing Executive, Brand Marketing, Copywriting, Marketing Campaigns, Direct Mail, Trade Press, B2C, Creative Design, Luxury Travel, Campaign Management, etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.