Marketing Executive (Remote in UK or local)

Who we are

We’re a digital customer experience agency, collaborating with healthcare and pharmaceutical organisations around the world to create digital experiences that are truly aligned to their audience needs. Our services fall under three core pillars: strategy, user research and design.

In joining Graphite, you’ll become part of a creative and diverse team that genuinely cares — about our people, our customers, and the patients and healthcare practitioners that are impacted by the work that we do.

Through collaborative working and a commitment to continuously improving and developing our people and processes, we are able to make a measurable difference to people’s health and wellbeing through creating exceptional digital experiences.

We’re headquartered in Brighton with a workspace in London and our teams work remotely across the UK. Ideally you will live within two hours of a Graphite office hub (currently Brighton or London), so it’s practical to meet the team and clients from time to time. If you do live further afield please don’t let this put you off, we’ll consider all applicants.

The role

We are looking for a Marketing Executive to join our Business Development team. 

The successful candidate will report into the Marketing Manager and support a range of initiatives, all to create opportunities and generate new leads with current and prospective clients, and to help build Graphite’s profile with clients, talent, and within the digital and healthcare and pharma sectors.  

This is a varied role which offers the chance to get involved and gain experience across a wide range of marketing-focused activities including social media management, digital marketing, PR, content creation, and market research. 

Typical duties will include: 

  • Content creation and publication: Assisting with proof-reading and editing content; publishing to the Graphite website and other third-party digital channels; reporting on analytics and engagement; sourcing imagery and visual assets.

  • Social media: Supporting the wider marketing team with creation and publication of social media content and monitoring social engagement.

  • Email marketing: Assisting in the creation of email marketing campaigns for lead generation and awareness, tracking engagement and reporting back to the team. 

  • Admin: Supporting with general admin, such as attending and note-taking at meetings; keeping the CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system up to date; other ad-hoc support as required. 

  • Research: Supporting with desk research on Graphite’s competitors, digital industry trends and sector developments to inform planning and content ideas; supporting new business efforts by creating factsheets for key target prospects.

  • Internal engagement: Keeping Graphite’s internal information and training systems up to date with relevant business development content.

  • Organisation and planning: Building and maintaining calendars on behalf of the business development team for effective forward planning and quarterly resourcing (e.g. awards, events, awareness days) 

  • Industry knowledge: Developing knowledge and understanding of the pharma, healthcare and digital sectors over time through signing up to relevant publications, events, social media pages, etc. 

Required skills and experience

  • Undergraduate degree or relevant work experience in a marketing role

  • Self motivated, enthusiastic and willing to learn

  • Good time management and organisational skills

  • Confident working with others

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills 

  • Strong writing and proof-reading

  • Attention to detail  

  • Ability to conduct research

  • Ability to follow processes/guidelines

  • Excellent IT skills and digital literacy 

Desirable 

  • Experience using a CMS (Content Management System) such as Craft or Wordpress

  • Experience using email marketing platforms 

  • Digital marketing experience/understanding (e.g. Google Ads, SEO, paid social)

  • Digital agency experience 

Benefits

Read our employee experience introduction to see an overview of our benefits; including:

  • Private health insurance with high standards of cover

  • Comprehensive private dental plan 

  • Employee carbon offset scheme

  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave

  • Personal development time and annual training budget 

  • Monthly social meet-ups and events

  • 25 days holiday, increasing after 2 years

  • Opportunities to give back with dedicated time for community engagement and charitable initiatives to suit your interests — young talent; diversity and inclusion; environment and sustainability; wellness 

  • Free employee assistance support for personal challenges, whether legal, financial or medical

  • Cycle to work and electric vehicle car lease schemes

  • Pension scheme with employer contributions

Application

Please apply via our online application system and include a covering letter along with your CV. 

At Graphite we are committed to building a truly inclusive and diverse workplace where there are equal opportunities for everyone regardless of sex, race, religion, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law. If you are interested in this role but don’t meet every requirement or your skills don’t perfectly align, we’d encourage you to apply anyway and tell us why you are the best candidate. We are always open to meeting new great people who we can learn from, we seek and welcome diversity of experience, knowledge and perspectives and all that it brings to our teams. If you have a disability or need that requires accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.


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