Marketing Senior Account Executive - Ilex Content Strategies


Closing date: 26/02/2019

Ilex Content Strategies is a global marketing and communications agency serving B2B tech and telecom brands. It combines the right mix of Editorial Content, Public Relations, Social Media and Advertising to accelerate customer growth and help clients meet their business objectives.


Ilex serves clients in Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe and the Americas. It works with billion-dollar businesses through to innovative start-ups.


Ilex delivers ideas and creative concepts to meet the marketing goals of global brands and local organisations within the tech and telecoms industry. It puts content creation at the centre of its marketing strategies to drive efficiency, consistency and give organisations multiple touch points with their audiences.


Ilex was a Digiday Marketing and Advertising Awards Europe Finalist in the “Best Branding B2B Campaign” category.


Ilex Content Strategies is based in the heart of Chichester, West Sussex. The Ilex offices are just a stones throw from the beautiful South Downs national park and the sandy blue flag beaches of the Witterings.

Job Description:

Due to further expansion of our largely B2B technology and telecoms international client base, the team is looking to recruit a Senior Account Executive/ Account Manager.


If you’re ambitious, entrepreneurial and enjoy international travel we’d love to hear from you.


Energetic self-starter wanted to join a fast-growing international business-to-business technology marketing agency with clients in Asia, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas.


The successful candidate will have demonstrated client management experience, an ability to work across several clients, strong writing skills, a good telephone manner and a vibrant and positive can-do attitude.


On a day-to-day basis the role will involve working across PR, Social Media, Advertising and Content Marketing disciplines and managing a growing team to complete tasks to Ilex standards.


Working alongside the MD, the applicant will be required to have good writing skills, a confident telephone manner, an ability to work independently and experience using a variety of social media platforms.


You will be required to co-ordinate the creation social media calendars, press releases, blog posts, and a variety of other written material.


A minimum of 1 year agency or in-house experience in technology, telecoms, B2B marketing is essential.

Skills Range:

Microsoft Office

Abobe InDesign, Illustrator, skills are not required but a bonus 


Person Specification:

International travel

Relaxed office atmosphere with opportunities to work flexibly

20 days holiday per year

Located in Chichester, close to the South Downs national park and beautiful Witterings beaches


The successful candidate will receive:

Opportunity to travel internationally. This year Ilex has had meetings in Hawaii, Chicago, Dubai, Oman, and Budapest

On the job training, including access to a bank of training presentations and materials

Real responsibility producing content for both marketing, PR and social media campaigns for international clients

The opportunity and support to forge working relationships with media contacts relevant to the client base

The chance to be involved with the new business process and actively participate in pitching for new business

Opportunity to potentially specialise in Content Creation, Social Media or Public Relations

Key Area: Marketing/PR 13-1161.00Marketing/PR
Salary: Negotiable
Attendance: Full-Time
Additional Information:

International travel is part of this role so the candidate should be able to travel abroad when required

An interest in technology, mobile, writing, creative design are all a bonus


No agencies please

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