Marketing and Events Coordinator (Retail)

Carousel Consultancy
£21000 - £23000/annum + Benefits
13 Mar 2018
14 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We are urgently looking for an experienced Marketing and Events Coordinator, who is proactive, focused and organised with a creative approach, to join a retail centre near Dudley.

Suitable candidates will possess previous experience in a marketing / events role preferably within the retail / leisure industry and will ideally possess brand marketing experience.
The ability to proactively and creatively solve problems, build and maintain key relationships and organise high quality retail events for a range of audiences is key to the success of this role.

Key responsibilities as the Marketing and Events Coordinator will include:

* Creating and management of locally driven retail events
* Effective event management in line with Health and Safety
* Coordination of children specific events and promotions
* Coordinating internal events, roadshows and awards ceremonies
* Coordinating marketing campaigns
* Organising artwork and marketing material from creative brief through to installation
* Building and maintaining strong relationships with retailers, key stakeholders and external parties
* Event management may include some weekend and evening work
* Internal communications
* Budget management
* General administration

Skills, experience and attributes our client is looking for include:

* Previous experience in a similar marketing / events role
* Marketing degree (or similar) or CIM qualification
* Retail / leisure experience is highly desirable
* Brand marketing beneficial
* Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with the ability to build key relationships
* Highly organised, proactive, motivated and enthusiastic
* Ability to deliver and promote high quality retails events
* Demonstrable ability to problem solve effectively
* Good time management
* Warm, personable and professional team player

Our client is a national organisation who pay competitively and offer an excellent benefits package; this is a fantastic opportunity for the right ‘go-getting’ candidate! ND

Does this sound like the role for you? 
If this is what you have been looking for and you think you fit the bill, make sure your CV showcases your skills and experience and submit it ASAP in Word format (not PDF), quoting ‘LO - Marketing and Events Coordinator