TrustFord 208, City Business Park, Dunmurry, Belfast BT17 9HY, UK
Dec 08, 2018Full time
It's amazing how much more you can achieve when you genuinely like the people you work for! At TrustFord, respect and integrity are at the heart of everything we do. We trust each other to lend a helping hand, to keep standards sky high. Our customers trust us too, thanks to our honest advice, brilliant technicians, can-do attitude and great brands. Whether your skills lie in sales, customer service, operations or the technical arena, we'll invest in your future. You can also rest assured that you'll enjoy real security and the rewards your talents deserve, Whether you join us in a customer service, sales, admin, technical or operational role, you'll benefit from great career prospects and rewards in a company that's investing in its future and your development. So what do we look for from you? You will have already contributed to and benefited from the experience of working in a very fast moving or Marketing/PR agency environment. This is a great opportunity for an individual looking to be part of a team that is focused on driving the business forward - using data to form decisions but also willing to test new initiatives. The role is responsible for supporting the implementation of all elements of the marketing mix including campaigns, events co-ordination and production of marketing materials across all relevant aspects of our business. In particular the job holder will be responsible for the day to day co-ordination of local marketing requests and in supporting our marketing and event calendar at a national and local level. This role would suit a self-motivated and enthusiastic graduate, whose ambition is to work in a varied marketing role, covering both on and offline channels, in the retail arena. This is a Part Time position working 24 hours per week Wednesday to Friday on a 12 month fixed term contract. Responsibilities Understand the Marketing Plan - both current and future, and work with the team to support its implementation Support the Marketing team in the implementation and communication of tactical activity as required. Be the initial recipient of local marketing requests that come through either by Email or our Intranet (from Dealerships) and liaise with the Marketing team to communicate proposals within the internal team. Take responsibility for the measurement and feedback of local marketing activities, keeping colleagues informed of progress, completion and post activity evaluation. Support the planning, delivery and review of events as required e.g quarterly events to support plate-change activity, product launches in the planning and motor-shows. Support the planning and implementation of partnerships and competitions. If you want to apply for this job, you'll need to give us specific details about your experience and skills so we can understand why you're right for the role. For this position, you'll need to show us, with examples, that you have: Excellent written and verbal communication skills Experienced and confident in liaising with internal colleagues (often senior and from other business areas) and external 3 rd party Media, PR and Design agencies by email, phone or in meetings Proficient in formulating a marketing brief, using existing data and marketing knowledge to form a proposal for senior marketing colleagues to approve prior to implementation. IT skills - including confident handling of Excel spread-sheets and Microsoft Word Experience of proof reading with meticulous attention to detail on proposed content for both on and offline execution, ensuring adherence to brand guidelines. The ability to manage time effectively to minimise inefficiency, maximise productivity and ensure cost efficiencies where possible. The ability to work confidently within a very busy team, some of whom will frequently be working remotely. Strong time management and organisational skills Qualifications Degree level education or a recognised qualification in marketing Fluent written and spoken English Full, clean driving licence Applications from candidates seeking a job share arrangement are welcome In addition to receiving a competitive salary, for the right candidate this position will offer: Industry leading package 33 days annual leave, pro-rata (including bank holidays) in addition to an annual leave purchase & sale scheme Pension Scheme & Life Assurance Ford Privilege vehicle purchase scheme Discount on Service, Bodyshop and Parts 1 day each year to volunteer for a charity of your choice Childcare voucher scheme Cycle to work purchase scheme Discounted Gym membership Access to Perks at Work discount website AN AMAZING OPPORTUNITY WITH ONE OF THE TOP 25 SUNDAY TIMES BEST BIG COMPANIES TO WORK FOR When completing your application please give specific detail of your experience, skills and previous responsibilities that you believe would be relevant to the role you are applying for . For your first 2 days in the business, you'll be attending our fantastic residential induction academy. This is at a lovely hotel in the heart of the Northampton countryside, where you'll learn all about our business before you start your new role. TrustFord is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on any grounds other than ability to carry out the job role.