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Group Marketing Officer (Maternity Cover)

Job Title: Group Marketing Officer (Maternity Cover)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stafford
Industry:
Salary: Competitive, based on experience
Start Date: 2019-04-29 00:00:00
Reference: ALE/TP/2720/4965
Contact Name: Kay Sproulle
Contact Email: k.sproulle@ale-heavylift.com
Job Published: March 14, 2019 10:54

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity to gain unique marketing experience as a fixed term marketing coordinator for our busy global marketing team. Working closely with the Group Marketing Manager, you will have a wide ranging brief across all marketing disciplines, and your previous experience with co-ordinating marketing material, events and suppliers will help you to facilitate global marketing activities.

An organised and skilled communicator, you will manage a variety of projects at the same time whilst co-ordinating closely with colleagues in both digital and PR roles. You will also be working with a range of internal and external contacts worldwide, of many different nationalities and levels of fluency in English, and so your ability to adapt to your audience and communicate confidently are crucial.

With a high volume of work passing through the department, we are looking for a self-motivated individual that can support the rest of team to ensure that all tasks are completed on time and with the greatest efficiency. A work ethos that there is “no job too big or too small” would be perfectly suited for this role. Experience within our sector would be advantageous, and experience of marketing within a technical B2B organization is important.

ALE is a business on an exciting journey, and is looking for like-minded dynamic self-starters who can take an opportunity and make it their own. If you have the desire and commitment to deliver in a growing global business we want to hear from you.

Package description

Maternity cover for 6 -12 months, Competitive Package

Main responsibilities
  • Exhibition co-ordination: Planning, organising and taking full ownership of ALE’s international industry exhibition program
  • Digital marketing: Production of digital campaign materials such as emailers and landing pages. Ensure website is kept updated where relevant to role, e.g. upload of new brochures.
  • Marketing materials: Project manage all existing and new marketing and commercial related collateral, working with global colleagues to collate all information and photos required to create material. 
  • Marketing coordination: Manage relationships with ALE’s marketing suppliers such as printers, merchandise companies and exhibition stand builders. Ownership of the organisation and storage of all images, videos, and marketing literature such as brochures and flyers.
Ideal candidate

  QUALIFICATIONS

  ESSENTIAL

  • 3 A levels (grade A-E) or equivalent

  DESIRABLE

  • Marketing qualification, e.g. CIM
  • Degree, ideally in a marketing/business studies discipline

  KNOWLEDGE

  DESIRABLE

  • Awareness of construction, engineering and lifting/transport terminology

  EXPERIENCE

  ESSENTIAL

  • 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Experience in successfully delivering a program of industry exhibitions

  DESIRABLE

  • Experience in a B2B role
  • Experience in running digital marketing campaigns
  • International marketing experience

  SKILLS

  ESSENTIAL

  • Able to communicate effectively with people of various nationalities
  • Competent with Microsoft Office suite
  • Planning and Organising
  • Networking
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team

  DESIRABLE

  • Advanced Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Adobe creative cloud

  PERSONAL              ATTRIBUTES

  ESSENTIAL

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Assertive, self-confident and independent, able to work with people of all levels and cultures

  DESIRABLE

  • High levels of energy

 OTHER                       REQUIREMENTS

  ESSENTIAL

  • Passport
  • Driving license

                                                        

About the company

ALE is an engineering specialist. The core activity of the group involves engineering solutions for the horizontal and vertical movement of very large individual items.

Our expertise lies in all aspects of heavy lifting and transportation, including specialised cranes, transporters, hydraulic equipment, and barges. The unique nature of our work means that we rely on highly skilled operators and engineers to work on our projects in a safety critical environment.

ALE serve a wide variety of industry sectors worldwide, ranging from power generation to ports, from renewables to oil and gas, and from civil engineering to mining.  We work both onshore and offshore, and in many other challenging environments from high altitude, to desert and even arctic conditions. Our customers include the top global Engineering Procurement and Contracting companies (EPCs), oil and gas companies, NOCs, major infrastructure specialists, governments, ports and other contractors.

Formed in 1983, ALE employs 2,100 people in 40 businesses across the world.  The company has grown tenfold in the last ten years, and is continuing to reach out to new locations and sectors.