Digital Marketing Executive - Further My Future

Brighton and Hove

Closing date: 31/10/2017

Further my Future is a start-up technology company developing a product that helps young people make good decisions about their future career. This means providing better knowledge and resources about all the future possibilities that could be created for them.

We’re a small team with big plans and we’re looking for an experienced Digital Marketing Executive to manage the planning, execution and optimization of our online marketing to help take us from start up to established brand.

What we can offer

  • Flexible working and a commitment to promoting and ensuring a great start-up culture where everyone has a voice that’s heard and can actively contribute to what we choose to do
  • The opportunity to work on something meaningful with both social and commercial impact and to make a positive difference in the lives of young people while doing so
  • The chance to fulfill your potential and develop your career in an organisation committed to individual growth and opportunity

Job Description:

Do you have a passion for all things marketing and digital? Do you love getting in on the ground floor and contributing to a small team to bring a great new business and brand to life? Are you tech-savvy and well-versed in the concepts and practice of digital marketing? Do you want your hard work to make a difference to young people’s lives?



If this sounds like you then you will be responsible for:

  • Contribution to the formulation of marketing strategies which build an enduring digital connection with our customers
  • Planning, managing and monitoring Further my Future’s presence across relevant social media spaces
  • Defining and delivering online marketing campaigns to build and optimize our brand across digital channels
  • Sourcing and creating a range of digital marketing content (written, visual, video…)
  • Ensuring that all marketing content is on brand, of the highest possible quality and is in line with the marketing plan
  • Preparing and managing distribution of content through various channels
  • Measure, monitor and report on digital marketing performance using appropriate analytics tools
  • Active management and monitoring of SEO activities
  • Staying abreast of online marketing trends and developments and ensuring that our strategies are current and leverage new developments
  • Developing and maintaining partnerships with media and industry agencies
  • Designing, conducting and managing market research activities
  • Attending networking events with occasional requirement to deliver presentations
  • Working closely and supportively with the digital marketing apprentice to develop skills which reinforce our organizational digital marketing capability
  • Contributing of your ideas and energy to help develop the best possible product for our users
Skills Range:

To thrive in this role, you will need:

  • Demonstrable experience in digital marketing in a similar role
  • Comprehensive understanding of digital marketing concepts and best practice
  • Experience of effectively leveraging a wide range of social media spaces within B2B and B2C contexts
  • Hands on experience of a wide range of tools and platforms for optimizing efforts across marketing campaigns, SEO, analytics, ad serving etc
  • A willingness, interest and capability to remain up-to-date and effective within a rapidly changing digital media environment
  • Skills and experience in creating and editing written content – and able to bring real personality and business focus to all your written copy
  • To be a critical thinker with an analytical mindset
  • Excellent communication skills and great with people
  • Sound basic web development skills and knowledge (HTML5/JavaScript/CSS..) and advanced skills in the full MS Office suite
  • Strong project management skills and ability to multi-task across concurrent projects ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget and to the highest quality
  • Good visual awareness is essential and graphic design skills are a definite advantage. Experience in video editing would also be welcomed.
  • To be happy to work as part of a team but a confident self-starter who can work with minimum supervision
  • All this combined with passion, enthusiasm and a preparedness to be flexible and adaptable in a rapidly developing and changing business

We know we are asking a lot but if you are excited by this role and the high potential for development that it offers then we can’t wait to hear from you. We will be looking at applications as they come so you may not want to wait until the closing date.

Key Area: Marketing/PR 13-1161.00Marketing/PR
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000
Attendance: Full-Time

No agencies please

Please mention that you found this job on the Wired Sussex website


Email this job to a friend

Make sure you’re not missing out on other opportunities by registering for Job Alerts and uploading your CV.

For tips on how to secure your dream job see our Careers Advice page.


You may also like

Digital Marketing Manager
Rose Media Group,
Burgess Hill
Experienced Designer / Art Director
Crush Creative,
Brighton and Hove
Graduate Digital Learning Developer
Unicorn Digital Learning Division,
Brighton and Hove
Web Developer & Designer
Industrial IT Systems Ltd,
Brighton and Hove
Creative Graphic Designer
Rocket Marketing Group,
Brighton and Hove
Digital Marketing & Social Media Manager
In The White Room,
Crowborough & Tunbridge Wells
Sales and Marketing Manager
Event Academy,
Javascript Developer - Junior to Mid-level - Motorsport
Bspoke Global Networks,
Brighton and Hove
Top of the page for: Wired Sussex