Marketing Executive

Job Title: Marketing Executive
Contract Type:
Location: Thrapston, Northamptonshire
Salary: Negotiable
Contact Name: Ben Young
Job Published:
REF: 897853

Job description:

Vanilla Recruitment

Passionate marketing experts will love this opportunity to join a supportive and family-orientated manufacturing company. The hardworking team at this well-reputed business delight their clients with their can-do approach, and are enjoying continued success and rapid growth as a result.

We’re looking for someone with an up-to-the-minute and detailed understanding of a broad range of digital and traditional marketing channels, with a flair for insightful marketing analysis, who can’t wait to capture the imagination and interest of potential customers, as well as building a loyal and engaged online audience.

This is the ideal opportunity for a self-motivated and focused marketing individual looking for career progression in a thriving family owned business.

This role will provide support to the Managing Director and divisional teams.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Assist with all company marketing activities and the production of communication materials across the full marketing mix
  • Monitor the literature stock levels and implement any amendments to the literature
  • Develop and execute direct mail and e-mail campaigns including database management
  • Upload marketing material and prepare copy for the company websites and social media platforms
  • Contribute to keeping the company websites and social media channels up-to-date
  • Assist in implementing Google AdWords and SEO activities
  • Involvement in marketing events, open days and exhibitions / shows
  • Organise the production of branded items such as stationery and merchandise
  • Support and work effectively with the external PR agency, design agency and printers
  • Arrange company photography and video, liaising with all relevant parties
  • Track and analyse marketing campaigns, online activities and provide internal reports
  • Monitor competitor activity across all divisions
  • Book advertising space and provide timely copy
  • Assist with internal communications and charity / fundraising initiatives
  • Provide general ad-hoc support within the business, where required


Experience and skills:

  • A minimum of 2-3 years marketing experience across the full marketing mix
  • Excellent communication skills – oral and written
  • Management of several projects at once and prioritise workload accordingly
  • Ability to work with stakeholders across the various divisions and on-site
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Creative with a customer focused approach
  • Computer literate with experience of website and CRM systems
  • Full driving licence



  • Salary: Dependent on experience
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am – 5:30pm
  • Holiday: 23 days holiday plus statutory
  • Mobile phone

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