Content Marketing Executive

Permanent | £27,000-£30,000 per annum

Are you looking to work with a creative marketing team with a manager who encourages a modern marketing approach? Then please read on!

Sitka is delighted to be working with this well-established successful business in Cardiff. Working closely with the Head of Marketing, the role will involve overseeing various projects and offers a great opportunity for the right person to progress their marketing career further.

As the new Marketing Executive, you will provide an innovative and effective marketing and PR by engaging consumers and you will monitor market trends and assist with core strategies to increase awareness and understand behaviour in today’s market.

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your career with a leader in their field. This role will suit someone who is keen to improve their generalist marketing as well digital skills and you will be supported in developing these further and will gain exposure and experience across the whole marketing mix.

The job

  • Assist to develop, implement, and drive the marketing strategy
  • Evaluate all activity ensuring ROI is monitored and provide recommendations for improvements
  • Support the Head of Marketing in delivering publicity and general marketing campaigns.
  • Content writing in a competent, creative, and confident writing style. Writing for internal documents and external content and campaigns (both B2C and B2B)
  • Regularly review, analyse, and measure the success of current and/or past campaigns
  • Research new marketing opportunities
  • Brand management – ensure all marketing is on brand and messaging is consistent across all aspects of marketing
  • Work with the graphic designer, briefing in work and providing art direction where required.
  • Work with external suppliers such as printers and photographers to source quality promotional/print items and photography,
  • Feed into and support the Digital Marketing Executive on the creation of the monthly content calendar
  • Collate information from cross-company sources to generate original, news-worthy stories.
  • Draft/write online copy articles, blogs, social media, and website maintenance
  • Act as the key point of contact for all website queries, updates, and developments
  • Work with external web agency to ensure the website remains in good working health solve and develop new features/functionality on the website 
  • Build relationships with and act as the key point of contact to our partners

The person specification

  • Ideally have a bachelor’s degree or an equivalent Marketing/Communications qualification or equivalent work-related experience
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a marketing role, with evidence of successful campaigns and strategies
  • Effective communicator both orally and in writing
  • Demonstrate good inter-personal skills and experience of developing relationships
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Good knowledge Microsoft for Office
  • Good knowledge of social media including blogging, micro-blogging, podcasts, and other online interaction functions
  • Good understanding of Content Management Systems
  • Social networking awareness
  • A proactive approach with an ability to manage workload and communications
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills

Salary & benefits

  • Salary is up to £30,000
  • 20 days annual leave (incremental increase, yearly up to 25 days) plus bank holidays
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Company pension
  • On-site, free parking
  • On-site, free gym
  • Your birthday off
  • Volunteer for a day
  • Health & wellbeing programme

The next step

If this opportunity is of interest, we would be delighted to hear from you, please attach your CV and send it to lisa@sitka.wales in the first instance, or hit the apply button and attach your CV.

 

At a glance

Job title
Content Marketing Executive
Salary
£27,000-£30,000 per annum
Location
Cardiff
Date posted
Tuesday 3rd May, 2022