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Marketing Executive

Reporting to:

Direct – Marketing Manager

Indirect – Exhibitions Marketing Manager, Managing Director

Marketing Executive:

Due to expansion, Akabo Media are looking to recruit a new member of the marketing team within the events division.

Working from our offices in SE1, Blackfriars Road Southwark, the role will be focused on conferences and exhibitions that take place through out the year.

Marketing Executive Job Description:

To help the Marketing Manager develop and direct the digital and online presence for both conferences and exhibitions, as agreed by the Marketing Manager and Managing Director, in order to promote the events to the maximum and highest possible standard to visitors, delegates, exhibitors and sponsors. This will include maintaining events websites, email campaigns and social media accounts.

Marketing Executive Job Duties:

  • Updating all conference/exhibition websites
  • Planning and implementing the email campaigns for the Conferences and Awards
  • Take responsibility for social networks and driving engagement with followers
  • To write and edit high quality, compelling copy and develop the key messages based on the rationale of the event (provided by Marketing Manager). Ensure all the communications are clear, correctly spelt and grammatically sound.
  • To understand and develop e-marketing techniques and to produce high quality, response driven email campaigns that integrate with offline promotion
  • Helping on-site at events when necessary

Marketing Executive requirements:

  • Minimum one year’s marketing experience
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong multi-tasking, project management skills
  • Experience in WordPress and Mail Chimp desirable
  • Must possess excellent copy writing and editing, design management, proof reading and negotiation skills
  • Confidence dealing with internal and external stakeholders
  • Must be innovative in approach to problem solving
  • Must be flexible in approach to work
  • Must have excellent communication skills

Marketing Executive Details:

Fully employed position

Basic salary up to £25k

Monday – Friday 09.00 – 17.30 (1 Hour for lunch)

20 Days holiday + Bank Holidays

Marketing Executive Application Details:

If interested, please send your CV with a brief cover note by e-mail to kirsty.mackenzie@akabomedia.co.uk

or by post to: Kirsty Mackenzie, Akabo Media, The Foundry, 156 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8EN

Successful applicants will be informed of details and timings of an initial telephone interview by e-mail.