Marketing Executive

Marketing Executive

Job Title: Marketing Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Corby, Northamptonshire
Salary: £22,000 - £24,000
REF: 896596
Contact Name: Nikki Woodgate
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a passionate and highly organised Marketing Executive to join our client, a leading homeware manufacturer based in Northamptonshire.

You will be responsible for driving the production of marketing materials and providing support to the Marketing department with UK and international trade shows. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a supportive and established team in an exciting marketing role, and providing the successful candidate the opportunity to develop a varied set of marketing skills in a fast-paced environment.

This is a 2 year fixed term contract.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Managing the production of marketing materials, including leaflets, posters, flyers, newsletters, e-newsletters and POS materials
  • Creating graphic content and imagery and liaising with designers and printers
  • Creating visual merchandising packs to communicate visual guidelines, layout principles, visual dressing and signage
  • To assist with the co-ordination of UK and International Trade Shows
  • Produce plans showroom, exhibition stands and retail stores
  • Create POS package/materials across all client brands
  • Introduction and co-ordination of customer loyalty programs and promotional programs
  • Assist the Marketing team with product photo-shoots
  • Working with Illustrator and InDesign in the creation of branded collateral/POS materials
  • Design and place adverts in trade press magazines
  • Market research and reporting
  • General administration duties to support the marketing team

Skills and experience required:

  • 2 years previous marketing experience is essential
  • Strong design skills and experience of using Adobe Creative - Illustrator, Photoshop and In-Design
  • Degree level qualification in either Marketing or Graphic Design would be advantageous
  • Ability to speak a 2nd language is desirable (especially German)
  • Proven ability to multi-task and work to tight deadlines
  • Well organised, self-motivated and results driven
  • Positive attitude and conscientious team player
  • A practical marketer who enjoys working within a fast paced, business orientated environment
  • An innovative and creative approach
  • High levels of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Full UK Driving Licence holder, willing to attend various UK locations

Salary and benefits:

  • £22,000 - £24,000