Marketing Manager

Location: West Sussex, England Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Sector: Marketing, IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Max Crawley-Moore

Marketing Manager | Media Industry | West Sussex | £35,000 - £40,000 + OTE | Permanent

My client, a media company based in West Sussex, are seeking a marketing manager. This is a permanent role and will be paying up to £40,000 pa.

This Marketing Manager role will take responsibility for the planning and implementation of creative, engaging and timely multi-media conference marketing campaigns to exceed commercial targets. It is a newly created role within a dynamic and fast-growing part of the business. In terms of progression, the only limit is your own ambition.

Marketing Manager responsibilities:

  • Campaign planning - translating a brief from the conference producer into a marketing plan that optimises lead time and follows conference industry best practice
  • Prospect data selection and management - working with the data team to select the most relevant data to exceed commercial targets, identify gaps, and build data to accurately reflect the desired attendee profile
  • Developing partnerships - identifying, approaching, negotiating, and managing strategic contra partnerships to target audiences outside our database
  • Delegate sales - supporting the delegate sales team with relevant data and leads
  • Campaign delivery - working with the events team to develop event websites, write and proofread copy, create print and digital assets to run across internal and external websites, social and PPC campaigns
  • Campaign analysis - tracking the performance of all marketing channels on an ongoing basis to assess success and pivot plans where necessary

Ideal Marketing Manager's will display:

  • 3+ years' conference marketing experience: clear demonstration of commercial success in a conference marketing role - experience of working on LSEs is a bonus
  • Commercially driven: demonstration of achieving commercial success in a fast-paced environment
  • Proactive: taking ownership and showing initiative
  • Analytical: able to use data insight to drive improvements to marketing effectiveness
  • Organised: able to work under pressure, to tight deadlines and budgets
  • Team player: able to build good working relationships internally and externally
  • Innovative: devising and sharing great ideas
  • Executional excellence: immaculate attention to detail
  • Creative judgement: able to deliver effective design and marketing copy
  • Market knowledge: able to forge deep understanding of our markets, key audiences and their needs
  • Flexible: ability to pivot in response to marketing results
  • Strategic vision: the ability to develop, implement and measure successful marketing strategies
  • Management skills: the ability to inspire, coach, manage and mentor; recruit, appraise and manage performance

This is a fantastic opportunity for a marketing manager to take the reins of a new role which leads on 21 conferences across the calendar year.


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