Marketing Executive

Manchester, United Kingdom
Marketing – Digital Marketing
We are looking for an ambitious Marketing Executive to join the team and help us drive national and international awareness of the Tech Nation brand and programmes.

We are Tech Nation, the UK network for ambitious tech entrepreneurs. Our mission is to empower ambitious tech entrepreneurs to grow faster through knowledge and connections. We want to make the UK the best place to imagine, start and grow a digital business to build an economy fit for the next generation. As a high growth startup ourselves, we are a neutral player sitting right at the heart of the ecosystem of high growth digital businesses, policy-makers and corporations offering the following key programmes:

We empower tech founders to grow faster through our various growth programmes such as Founders’ Network, Future Fifty, and Fintech. But not only that, we also offer end-to-end data, insights, stories & resources, a UK wide community that shares the same entrepreneurial culture, and we are the only approved organisation for the Tech Nation Visa scheme rolled out for exceptional talent.

Focus of the role

    • Planning, developing and implementing effective campaigns aligned to our annual marketing and business plan
    • Work closely with the Marketing Lead to ensure all marketing campaigns are aligned and design to deliver against targets
    • Copywriting and proofreading engaging marketing collateral for both digital and print activity
    • Understanding our key programmes, audience profiles, unique selling points and articulating these in a clear and concise manner
    • Monitoring and recording committed marketing spend against the budget for campaign activity
    • Report and manage the performance of activity and make recommendations to further develop our approach to continually improve our return on investment
    • Develop creative online content in line with our content strategy to bring the Tech Nation brand to life
    • Internal communications - ensure that relevant team members are aware of and have access to activity, measurement and metrics messages at all times
    • Represent Tech Nation at key events where required

As well as sharing our ambitions and values, you will

    • Good understanding of both on and offline marketing disciplines
    • Educated to degree level preferably within marketing or business or at least 1 year in a position of relevant experience
    • Ability to multitask and deliver simultaneous projects on time and on budget
    • Experience of supporting a marketing team and events experience desirable
    • Team working skills, ability to communicate, engage and work across departments and businesses
    • Ability to take a copy brief and write engaging copy
    • Experience of working with internal and external suppliers
    • Understanding of digital/print production
    • Ability to multitask and deliver simultaneous projects on time and on budget
    • Team working skills, ability to communicate, engage and work across departments and businesses

The skills and experience you’ll likely have are

    • Self-motivation and reliability
    • A willingness to learn and progress your career
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Attention to detail, creativity and pride in everything you do
    • Experience using Mailchimp, Trello and social media a plus
    • Previous marketing experience

Whats in it for you?

    • An opportunity to work with the fastest growing tech startups in the UK
    • 16 health benefits via Untangl e.g. Gym Discount, Dental, Health Scans, Private Medial Insurance
    • Autonomous and flexible work style - be your own leader
    • Quarterly team building events
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Season ticket loan
    • 25 days’ holiday a year (plus UK public holidays)
    • A collaborative and fast-paced environment
    • A vibrant and diverse team based in central London and Manchester