Marketing Operations Manager - Manchester

England,Greater Manchester,Manchester
£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
20 July 2017
17 August 2017
Graeme Davidson
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time
Marketing Operations Manager £50,000-55,000 dependant on experience + package with flexible working

Marketing Operations Manager £50,000-55,000 dependant on experience + package with flexible working around core hours

Located in the highly prestigious St Peter's Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring a Marketing Operations Manager.

The Enterprise Hub will be the European centre for the implementation of their new digital operations that will deliver all online trading, marketing and technical deliveries for the organisation.

Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and the exciting new Enterprise Hub in Manchester will be its first operational presence in the UK.

This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge?

The role:

The Marketing Operations Manager will lead a team of 12 to deliver all marketing campaign materials in line with the demands of the campaign management team. Reporting to the Head of Online Trading, this is a crucial position within the digital marketing function as you will be responsible for all budget and 3rd party relationships.

Key accountabilities:

As a full mix marketing position, responsibilities will include overseeing the co-ordination of onsite search and merchandising activity, co-ordinating PR (online and offline) and maintaining social media accounts to control outbound messaging in line with campaign requirements. You will administer the e-mail marketing system and production of campaign driven e-mails through it, as well as managing the team to deliver rich technical and editorial copy to facilitate marketing campaigns across all channels. As a strategic leader, you will continually evaluate and devise effective ways of working to reduce cost and lead time to market. You will provide concise feedback into the functional proposition team about required technology improvements that will improve the operations team effectiveness.

Skills & experience:

The successful candidate will have proven success in running a similar complex marketing operations or planning teams. You will have experience in planning a complex team from scratch with significant understanding and knowledge around how marketing materials and activities impact the customer experience. As a strong organiser and meticulous planner you will be conscientious and focussed on attention to detail. Due to the nature of the business you will have to work proactively and bear personal responsibility and demonstrate quality awareness.

Benefits: In addition to the supportive and collaborative work environment, you can expect:

* Excellent flex benefits package together with a bonus for every member of staff + pension
* Flexible working around core hours
* 25 days holiday with option to purchase/sell additional days
* Grade A offices with great transport access
* Opportunity to influence the way we work

By joining the Datwyler family, you will not only enjoy the security, opportunities and benefits that come with the security of a global organisation, but also experience the excitement that a start-up business has to offer.

Distrelec is looking for people who are solution seekers, ready to roll up their sleeves and who are motivated to get things done. Distrelec aspires to be the most dominant distributor in the electro component market by serving its customers through understanding their challenges and seeking solutions to meet their needs.

Distrelec's leadership believe that drive and passion are key to success. They are a customer focused company with big ambitions and an exciting journey ahead. At Distrelec, you're empowered to make your mark. With that, comes unlimited possibilities.

This is an experience that only a few will ever get.

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