The Marketing Executive is responsible for supporting the delivery of the retail and wholesale strategies, under the direction of the Marketing Manager, to increase sales and profitability of Voduz products driving sustainable growth in key wholesale accounts.
Overall Purpose of the this job:
The Marketing Executive will take the lead in delivering all sales and marketing support to the retail and wholesale sales teams. Activities will include the localisation of the sectoral marketing and product plans for retail and wholesale, administrative support activities to support the Marketing and Sales teams, effective planning and implementation of all POS materials, events/exhibitions, PR plans, origination of sales presentations, marketing & promotional activities, updating systems, as well as management of digital footprint in collaboration with the Marketing Manager and in line with sales & marketing strategies.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
-To support the implementation of localised marketing and communications plans for Mega and wholesale customers.
-Develop relationships with trade magazines and build and maintain a database of contacts.
-Support all customer communications through the development of digital marketing strategy that is localised, and in line with the D2C digital marketing strategy, in conjunction with the Marketing Manager.
-To support the Marketing Manager to plan and implement all retail and wholesale events/exhibitions ranging from instore education events to larger exhibitions.
-To support content development and overseeing production of trade marketing collateral requirements including POS, instore furniture, and presentations.
-Develop case studies, as and when planograms are produced by the Category Manager, for key wholesale customers and secure the appropriate approvals from customers/partners, in conjunction with the Marketing Manager.
-To support the Marketing Manager to develop and execute the product packaging strategy in advance of all product launches.
-To support the Marketing Manager to develop and manage the overall promotional strategy of the product portfolio and implement the execution to support wholesale accounts and retail.
-To support the business development, retail and commercial plans across Voduz's priority markets.
-To provide ad hoc administrative support for the trade marketing team.
-To prepare monthly reports outlining progress against marketing and sales success metrics and KPIs.
Please note this is not an exhaustive list of duties and responsibilities; it will be subject to review and amendment as required as the demands of the role and the organisation evolve in the future.
-2 years’ marketing experience at executive/assistant level in a fast-paced working environment.
-Have excellent communication skills – both verbal and written.
-Have excellent organisational skills to ensure deadlines are met.
-Have excellent interpersonal, presentation and negotiation skills.
-Be computer literate with all Microsoft office applications.
-Be attentive to detail.
-Have a proven work history of being an excellent Marketing Executive and Sales Support Administrator with a fantastic positive attitude.
-Hold a relevant business or marketing qualification.
-Be highly driven, enthusiastic self-starter able to work on own initiative.
-Digital marketing experience.
Full time, permanent role. Monday-Friday. Salary will be based on experience and discussed at interview.
Interested applicants please send CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line: Marketing Executive.