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Job Description

Marketing Executive

Position – Full Time - Permanent

Salary - £18,000 - £24,000 DOE

Based Royal Wotton Bassett, Swindon, Wiltshire

Reporting to - Global Head of Finance

Contract: Full time, permanent

About Imagine Cruising

Established in the UK in 2011, founded by experienced travel entrepreneur and CEO Robin Deller along with co-founder Natalie Maye. Imagine Cruising are experts in creating Cruise and Stay Holidays and now selling over 60,000 holidays a year with turnover in excess of £200m and industry beating margin and profit metrics. We specialise in creating competitively priced, unique cruise packages targeted at both traditional cruisers and the “new to cruise” market.  www.imaginecruising.co.uk

Our Head Office is in the UK with a team of 160 and we are now trading in South Africa, Dubai, Australia, (Brisbane & Perth) a total of 300 employees.

Imagine Cruising believes in developing the knowledge, capability and skills of all staff in the company. That may mean that from time to time we will ask staff to be flexible in working in and supporting different areas of the business either within their own teams or through working with colleagues on projects and activities around the business. This will help develop both individuals and the company as a whole in our fast moving and developing business.

Job Purpose

The Marketing Executive will be involved in all aspects of the marketing function, working on activities through traditional print marketing and collateral, digital marketing; website, social media and email marketing. You will be joining a fast-paced marketing team that work to very tight deadlines and deliver to a high standard.

The successful candidate will be highly driven and keen to prove themselves in an entrepreneurial business.

Typical activities

· Create Email marketing to be sent regularly to our database

· Create artwork to meet specific marketing or promotional needs

· Understand and interpret briefs for new products

· Update websites using a CMS system

· Proofing all types of media prior to being sent out

· Reviewing performance of marketing media types

Skill set required:

Essential

  • Proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience using a CMS system to update websites
  • A strong attention to detail
  • Must be resilient and flexible in approach to work
  • Highly organized with ability to manage workload and adapt to changing priorities
  • Happy and open to receiving feedback
  • Comfortable expressing ideas and brainstorm not just with creatives but all senior management
  • Proven numerical and analytical skills
  • Excellent communicator and team player
  • Highly motivated, driven and enthusiastic
  • Experience of using Email Marketing platforms

Desirable

  • Experience of HTML & CSS
  • Experience of working within the travel industry

This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. But, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.