PUBLISHED: 15 August 2022

Marketing Executive Role

Department: Westcoast Cloud
Reports to: Head of Marketing and Alliances
Location: Theale Cloud Office
Hours of Work: Monday – Friday, 8:45am – 17:45pm
Contract type: Permanent

About Us

Established in 1984, Westcoast Ltd is a privately held company that distributes leading IT brands such as HP, HPE, Microsoft, Lenovo, Apple and many others to a broad range of resellers, retailers and office product dealers in the UK and beyond.

Since then, we have grown to become the number one UK distributor for many of our vendors and customers and the group employs more than 1,300 people across a number of locations in the UK, Ireland and Europe.

Over the last six years, Westcoast Cloud has seen massive growth. We’ve grown to a team of more than 45 and are a leading Microsoft Gold Solution Provider. Westcoast Cloud has recently won the Cloud Distributor of the Year at the CRN UK Channel Awards.

The Job Role

With further growth within the Westcoast Cloud business, we have the opportunity for a Marketing Executive to join the team. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who enjoys learning and working as part of a team. The role will be working closely with the Campaign Managers to deliver the marketing campaigns across multiple cloud vendors. You’ll collaborate with external agencies and the in-house cloud solution teams to project manage multiple campaigns at once, ensuring they are delivered on time and to budget.

This is an opportunity for a Marketing Executive, ideally with 2 years IT or marketing agency experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • Supporting the team in the delivery of campaigns, through briefing agencies, scheduling resource, and liaising with teams to ensure successful delivery on time and to budget
  • Project managing events within timelines and coordinating and communicating to stakeholders   
  • Updating website content, email signatures and assets 
  • Proofreading documents, ensuring it is within brand guidelines and tone of voice
  • Maintaining the CRM system to make sure the data is accurate and relevant 
  • Scheduling social media and creating posts, engaging with comments, and following new vendors and customers  
  • Supporting in the claiming of campaigns, and demonstrating impact and ROI 
  • Documenting new processes and seeking improvement and efficiency in all aspects of role and tasks
  • Researching industry events & awards 

 

Key Skills

  • Highly organised, able to manage projects and work to deadlines
  • Competent using Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent attention to detail 
  • Pragmatic, with a logical approach to work 
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal 
  • A degree and/or equivalent experience in Business, Marketing or English is preferred

 

About you…

  • Have a passion for marketing and for pursuing a career in marketing
  • You’re eager to learn, try new things and keen to develop
  • You’re naturally inquisitive and want to understand not only how things work, but how you can make them better

What we offer

  • Full training and on-going Learning and Development support, with excellent career progression
  • Funded NVQs or Apprenticeships, work-based studies and professional qualifications
  • Westcoast Wellbeing – including access to mental health counselling, virtual GP, Physiotherapy and Perks and Rewards 
  • Life Insurance
  • Enhanced family leave policies
  • Staff Purchases – Discounted IT, electronics, mobiles and accessories 
  • Mobile phone contract discounts
  • Employee referral bonus scheme
  • Eye care scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV with a cover letter stating your salary requirements to recruitment@westcoast.co.uk

If you think you’ve got what it takes to join us then please send your CV with a cover letter stating your salary requirements to recruitment@westcoast.co.uk