Marketing Executive

£28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
04 December 2018
02 January 2019
Jessica Preece
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time
Marketing, Product, Design, tradeshows

Your new company

You will be working with one of the leading distributors of pet and aquatic products into the UK independent retail sector.

Your new role

This role will entail the management of a selection of Pedigree Wholesale's brands to drive growth and distribution through the creation and delivery of outstanding marketing plans. This will require the creation of sales literature, management of promotions, trade and consumer shows and all social media activity relating to the brands.

You will be responsible for:

* Management of several exclusive Pedigree Wholesale brands including forecasting sales, managing budgets and the planning and implementation of marketing plans, offers and promotions, creating sales literature and maintaining up-to-date product information
* Driving sales of exclusive brands by working closely with the Sales and Supply Chain teams to ensure outstanding delivery of these plans, alignment of new product roadmaps and launches and clarity/accuracy of product information
* Reviewing brands continuously against growth targets and periodically against business strategy and objectives
* Organising and attending trade and consumer shows on behalf of own brands and Pedigree Wholesale through creation of exacting plans and excellent delivery of them
* Planning and implementing social media and web content relating to these own brands including blog posts, Facebook and Twitter (where applicable) adding new product information and other content changes on a daily basis
* Working in conjunction with external agencies including design, PR and exhibition stand contractors as required
* Supporting the Head of Group Marketing and the overall marketing team as required

What you'll need to succeed

Experience within:

* Delivery of marketing plans for several product ranges/brands simultaneously in a B2B and/or B2C environment
* Creation of product marketing materials using internal and/or external design agencies
* Experience of managing shows / exhibitions / events from end to end
* Confident self-starter with a proactive approach to work but also a strong team player
* Copy writing suitable for external publication
* Good mathematical skills and commercial awareness along with strong Microsoft Excel skills
* A keen eye for detail

What you'll get in return

You will be working with one of the leading distributors of pet and aquatic products into the UK independent retail sector. You will be working within a dynamic organisation on a competitive salary and benefits.

What you need to do now
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