Job description

Marketing Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Marketing & Communications

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25k - 30k per year

  • Contact:

    Guy Walker

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0161 914 8558

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Guy Walker

Marketing Manager

£25,000 - £30,000


Thsi is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious marketer to join a growing business. The person appointed will be responsible for the overall marketing for the business - developing strategy and the implementation of multi-channel campaigns acrss the full mix. This is a hands-on role and the role holder must be independent, well organised, confident, conscientious and proactive.

Role resposibilities:

  • Lead, plan and run the overall company marketing strategy and campaigns, produce plans, schedules, and compile marketing reports for the company directors and senior stakeholders
  • Work with the wider marketing and events team, playing a key role in the execution of content marketing and outreach strategy through social media, e-marketing, direct mail and other channels to raise brand awareness and drive traffic to the website
  • Take ownership of  the company social media channels including Twitter and LinkedIn, working with the wider team to plan and execute social media campaigns and activity 
  • Create and produce effective email marketing materials, promotional material
  • Manage the company’s website, initiating ideas, working closely with the wider team
  • Analyse trends, Google Analytics, Pure 360 Analytics, online and phone opportunities to inform current and future directions for Marketing Initiatives and for the business as a whole
  • Work with the wider team to ensure that training, workshops and conferences are optimally promoted while developing current and new leads
  • Have an interest in education and an understanding of the levels within various education sectors and what this means in terms of marketing

Person specification:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Experience of creating and delivering effective marketing campaigns, including direct mail, web, e-marketing, promotional materials and social media (particularly Twitter).
  • Excellent hands-on experience of email marketing
  • Excellent understanding of social media channels and functions
  • Excellent  knowledge of applying best practice marketing strategies and marketing plan development, and an ability to design and implement new initiatives, processes, systems, and ways of working.
  • Experience of managing websites, including content changes and monitoring/responding to web analytics, use of AdWords etc.
  • Good commercial acumen and an understanding of figures, budgets, and cost effectiveness.
  • Proven creative and marketing initiative skills with an eye for seeing, and developing opportunities.
  • Copywriting skills with an eye for detail, accuracy, and design.
  • Experience of managing mailing lists, including their creation, use, maintenance and testing.
  • Strong analytical skills together with the ability to apply analytical insights into marketing plans

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