Our client is an innovative IT company providing solutions to the automotive market that shape the way customers are attracted to and interact with automotive manufacturers and retailers. Already renowned as market innovators they are about to launch a range of new products to the market and are in an exciting growth phase. The company is associated with some of the most prestigious and respected brands in the industry.
They are now seeking a Marketing Executive to join their team to take on responsiblility for marketing and PR activity within the company including web site development, demonstration platforms, press activity, point of sale solutions, customer interaction and retention programs and associated marketing activity.
Reporting to the Sales Director the role will encompass all marketing and PR activity that is undertaken by the company. It is expected the role will see the candidate support the Sales Director in developing strategy, be responsible for customer engagement via the website, and develop sales support programs, customer acquisition and retention plans as well as any trade show participation. The role will require the candidate to keep abreast and inform the business senior management of any competitor activity or key industry developments. The role will require the candidate to build upon and promote the company’s excellent reputation within the industry. Prospects for advancement are excellent as the company will continue to grow and expand into new markets.
The Successful Candidate will:
Be educated to degree level (preferably with a Marketing Degree of CIM qualification)
Have excellent inter personal skills and the ability to liaise with senior management and present and execute strategies
Have work experience in a marketing role
Have an affinity and enthusiasm for web based solutions
Be a self-starter who is capable of shaping the marketing and PR activity of the company
Be looking to move their career forward in an innovative company on the verge of a sustained period of growth.
Experience of the automotive industry is desirable but not essential.
Live within commutable distance of Staffordshire
To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter to Julia Pennington at Copeland Select, Automotive Recruitment.
Please visit our website: www.copelandselect.co.uk for further opportunities in the Automotive Industry.