Marketing Executive/Assistant

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Tom Parsons

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    3 months ago

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Job role: Marketing Assistant/Executive

Location: Farnborough

At QinetiQ we're dedicated to defending sovereign capability, protecting lives and securing the vital interests of our customers.

We are a company of over 6,000 dedicated people providing technological and scientific expertise that helps our customers protect, improve and advance their vital interests.

We provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests.We provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests.Working across every aspect of the life cycle of critical equipment and infrastructure, providing services and products that address our customers' most pressing challenges; our breadth and depth of experience spans many markets and industries.

The role

Working in a busy marketing team, this is the perfect job for someone who wants to develop their marketing and communications skills across a range of different activities. Supporting two Marketing & Communications Managers, this role covers a wide range of responsibilities and would suit someone who likes variety and working with a lot of different people. This role supports the delivery of multiple marketing and communications campaigns including content creation (including video, blogs and other collateral), driving social media engagement, optimising the website, analysing marketing data and supporting events. With a focus on technology and innovative products and services, the company operates in interesting market sectors both in the UK and internationally. The role is located in Farnborough on a campus site with a café and subsidised canteen and there is also the opportunity to travel to sites around the UK in support of the Marketing & Communications Managers.

Knowledge, skills and Personal Qualities Required

  • Ability to help build marketing plans and deliver activity with experience of delivering marketing campaigns and analysing results
  • Ability to multi-task and work to tight deadlines, with high levels of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Passionate about everything marketing, with keen interest in new technologies, platforms and channels
  • Excellent communicator and creative thinker, with an ability to use both data and intuition to inform decisions
  • Good interpersonal skills and stakeholder management

Key Accountabilities

  • Work with Marketing & Communications Managers to develop marketing plans
  • Support the delivery of marketing and campaign activity to dive traffic, engagement and leads.
  • Work with the Digital Team to deploy content through the website and digital channels
  • Analyse the impact and effectiveness of all marketing activity to help inform future plans and engagement
  • Work with Marketing & Communications Managers to create and commission content for different channels (blogs, social media, website, intranet) to enhance engagement with key audience groups
  • Ensure all content, messaging and collateral aligns to QinetiQ messaging and represents the brand in the most effective way
  • Support events - attend events where required and help with creating messages and collateral
  • Keep up to date with the latest trends in marketing, sharing this with the wider team to continuously improve engagement

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree level educated or equivalent working experience
  • 1-2+ years' experience in marketing with experience of campaign marketing
  • Demonstrable experience working in a complex stakeholder environment, with good relationship management skills
  • Experience of managing external agencies, contractors, designers and content producers
  • Experience of editing and updating web content and analysing web analytics
  • Experience of deploying social media campaigns
  • Experience of testing messaging and campaign activity to improve engagement
  • Bonus skills: HTML/CSS, marketing automation experience

We look for outstanding technical people, creative and analytical thinkers, decisions makers, influencers and excellent communicators. Join us today.

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