Events & Marketing Executive

Location
England,Bedfordshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
10 March 2017
Closes
07 April 2017
Ref
13809934/001
Contact
Andrew Cooke
Job Function
Marketing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Events & Marketing Executive will be required to support the Marketing and Communications team with various day-to-day marketing activities, with a specific focus on events. This will include helping to plan, deliver and evaluate a range of high quality events including seminars, trade shows, industry exhibitions and webinars.


Client Details

My client is listed in The Sunday Mail Times Best Companies to Work For, industry leaders and a forward thinking business that strives on success. This is a fantastic opportunity for a junior marketer to get a foot in the door and develop their skill set within a very successful business.


Description

The Events & Marketing Executive will be responsible for:

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To support the Events & Marketing Manager in the planning and delivery of events.



* To support the Marketing and Communications team with all other marketing tools, including advertising, PR, direct mail, social media, email, website, printed materials and promotional materials.
* To conduct risk assessments whilst at events and take any necessary action to ensure the Health & Safety of staff, visitors and suppliers



* To provide additional administrative support to the Marketing department, including supplying data, managing the customer database and updating subscription lists.



* To evaluate, compile and distribute after-show reports.



* To monitor competitor activity and compile reports on the findings.



* To manage relationships with various suppliers (design agencies; stand build agencies, venues etc).



* To safely and responsibly drive the marketing events commercial vehicle to and from venues



* To deal with general marketing enquiries and provide cover for other members of the Marketing and Communications Team, in their absence.
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To undertake any other duties from time to time, within their competence, as required by the Events & Marketing Manager.


Profile

The ideal candidate for this position must obtain the following:

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Bachelors' degree with a significant marketing, business or events focus, or equivalent professional qualifications (e.g. Chartered Institute of Marketing or Institute of Direct and Digital marketing)
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Experience within the events management industry or events-based marketing
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General offline marketing skills (printed materials, design, direct mail, events, adverts)
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Full, clean, valid driving licence
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Excellent inter-personal skills.
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Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Confident and assertive
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Excellent IT skills - Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Access, Excel and PowerPoint)


Job Offer

This role offers a basic salary of up to £22,000 (dependent on experience)

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