Marketing Executive

Job title: Marketing Executive

Reference: E112710

Location: Bolton

Duration: Permanent

Start date: asap

Salary: £25,000 pa + benefits.

GPW are partnering exclusively with a Bolton based specialist manufacturer to recruit a Marketing Executive / Marketing Assistant on a permanent basis.

Established for over 50 years and with a real market presence their products are manufactured and assembled on site, then sold through retail outlets across the UK

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, as the Marketing Executive / Marketing Assistant you will provide Marketing support in the roll out of marketing strategies and campaigns in order to help achieve company goals and objectives using a mix of traditional and digital marketing.

Key responsibilities as the Marketing Executive / Marketing Assistant

  • Plan, implement and analyse all social media campaigns, taking full charge of social media strategy.
  • Responsible for the design and distribution of all marketing collateral including product datasheets, product manuals, pricelists, promotional brochures, posters, leaflets and all internal stationery.
  • Maintain and update the company ecommerce website.
  • Liaise with external agencies, providing project briefs and overseeing budgets.
  • Support the Senior Management team with internal communication by producing monthly MailChimp campaigns, seasonal newsletters and quarterly business updates.
  • Monitor and report on competitor activity, spotting trends in outside of the industry that can be considered within the yearly marketing plan.
  • Create and circulate industry press releases to appropriate editorial contacts.
  • Update monthly reports and databases with statistical and financial data.
  • Assist in the organisation and management of exhibitions.
  • Maintain brand standards across all marketing streams.

Essential skills required:

  • Strong communicator
  • Relationship builder
  • Strategic thinker
  • Organisational Skills
  • Innovation & Creativity
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Attention to Detail


  • Knowledge of online marketing applications, services and management platforms (CRM systems, Google Analytics, Mailchimp, Hootsuite etc).
  • Knowledge of ecommerce platforms such as WordPress, Shopify and Magento.
  • Knowledge of graphic design platforms/software.

Qualifications required

  • Degree or CIM certificate (or above) in Marketing or equivalent.

Benefits as the Marketing Executive / Marketing Assistant

  • Salary of £25,000 pa
  • Hours are 40 per week Monday to Friday, typically 8am – 4:30pm.
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme after qualifying period
  • Free on site parking

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