Marketing Manager

Job Title: Marketing Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Yorkshire
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: MZ2411_1553083246
Contact Name: Miles Zerny
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 20, 2019 12:00

Job Description

MET are delighted to be recruiting for a new client who sit at the heart of their industry and who have a renowned reputation for leading with way with innovative new products and technical advances. They are now looking to recruit a Marketing Executive/Manager to join the business. Initially this is a stand alone role but with great scope to grow a team as the role and business grow.

The Role:

·Champion the brand internally to ensure everyone understands its ethos and its goal
·Manage all aspects of the brand across our supply chain ensuring all distribution partners align with the brand.
·Work closely with product development team and sales team to evaluate new projects based on KPIs and feedback from existing and prospective customers
·Define and manage all aspects of the product launch process, communicating internally and externally
·Create and prepare press and web content to generate interest before product and new initiative launches
·Create compelling messages of benefits of our products over the competition
·Gather success stories from our customers and develop copy for case studies/website content
·Monitor product distribution and end consumer reactions
·Develop new marketing campaigns and initiatives to continue their market leading position
·Manage and author social media strategy.
·Design creative assets for website and social media including banners and photography of new products and prints
·Manage the website CMS, add new products and content on a regular basis, monitor activity through Google Analytics and work with web agency to develop SEO strategy
·Design and create email campaigns utilising MailChimp
·Coordinate events and exhibitions working closely with key partners to fulfil creative briefs at key tradeshows
·Manage the printed sampling portfolio, coordinating production and design of collateral, new product prints and developing new solutions to support the sales team
The Person:

·Excellent understanding of the full marketing mix
·Thrives on contributing to growing product sales and market share
·Highly creative with ability to think out of box
·Familiarity of working with distribution networks and creating marketing campaigns
·Proven ability to develop brand and marketing strategies and effectively communicate recommendations to executive management
·Creative individual with imagination and
·Advanced communication and interpersonal skills
·Up-to-date with latest trends and marketing best practices
·Excellent command of the English language - with strong written skills and an experienced copywriter
·Experience with Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and InDesign
·Understanding of website CMS, email marketing platforms and Google Analytics
·Detail orientated, well organised and has excellent time management skills
·Proactive and driven
·BS/MS degree in marketing or a related field is beneficial but not compulsory.

This Marketing Manager job is commutable from Leeds, Sheffield, Barnsley, Doncaster and Huddersfield

MET Marketing is acting as an employment agency in relation to this Marketing job.