Marketing Executive (interim maternity cover)

Chelmsford, Essex
Job Description

Purpose:        This role is responsible for supporting the delivery of marketing and communications solutions for the Global Marine Group, its business units and as required its joint ventures and partner organisations.  The Marketing Executive will cover the day to day activities of the department providing invaluable support to both marketing and the wider business.

Key Deliverables:

  • Working with the Director of Marketing to implement integrated marketing activities, which support the company’s business plan and strategy for growth.

  • To support in the preparation of a range of high quality publicity materials as required which could include, although not exclusively: newsletters, customer communications, advertisements, case studies, company literature, exhibition material and press releases

  • Develop a consistent brand identity within Global Marine Group and develop dual branding solutions as required alongside joint ventures and partners.

  • To provide logistical support for exhibition and conference attendance and other events

  • Responsibility for delivering clear internal communications campaigns utilising existing and recommending as appropriate new channels for delivery.

  • To support in the development of a comprehensive multi-channel digital marketing plan aligned to the wider team activity

  • Support in the development of strategic market research and utilising findings to direct our approach to marketing communications

  • To develop the value propositions and commercial insights within the business and update these accordingly to meet with market demands.

  • Maintain and update the image library

  • Any other requests made by line management from time to time

Qualifications, Skills and Experience
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a marketing role, in a business to business environment

  • Strong IT skills – experience of using Microsoft office, design software, social media for business and website CRM systems

  • Excellent written communication capabilities with the ability to engage and convey messages to a variety of audiences in a clear and concise manner

  • Excellent administrative skills

  • Organised and self-motivated

  • High attention to detail and accuracy

  • Proactive work ethic with the ability to work well either individually or as part of a team and deliver to tight deadlines handling multiple projects

  • Ability to travel UK and overseas from time to time

About The Company

The Global Marine Group is an innovative market leader in offshore engineering and consists of three business units; CWind delivering power cable and asset management services topside and subsea to the offshore renewables and utilities market, Global Marine providing fibre optic cable solutions to the telecommunications and oil & gas markets and Global Offshore delivering trenching and power cable lay services to the oil & gas industry.

The company has two successful joint ventures in China, SB Submarine Systems and Huawei Marine, demonstrating the true global reach of the company.  The combined experience and knowledge has led to significant embedded intellectual property and an enviable track record.

GMG has an outstanding health & safety record, completing 1.65 million hours worked in 2016, without injury and stands by a core value of safety first.

The company is in a unique position owning the world’s largest independent marine contracting fleet, and a workforce that has an impressive total of over 6,300 years’ service, and an average service length of 11.8 years.  The company has installed over 300,000km of subsea cable, 21% of the world total and has conducted worldwide.

The Group aspires to achieve its vision ‘Engineering a clean and connected future’