Digital Marketing Executive

UK Hydrographic Office
Taunton, Somerset
£31,017 - £34,473
12 Sep 2018
12 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) is a leading centre for hydrography, providing marine geospatial data to inform maritime decisions. We work with a wide range of data suppliers and partners to support maritime navigation, safety, security and marine development around the UK and worldwide.

We make location-based information available through ADMIRALTY Maritime Data Solutions, including our world-leading range of charts, publications and custom data sets. Our use of marine data and technology, combined with our expertise, ensures we continue to innovate and provide a wider range of solutions.

The role:

Our Marketing Communications team is responsible for defining the core marketing strategies for the organisation and developing and implementing product positioning and ‘go to market’ plans.

As a Digital Marketing Executive, you will help the team deliver effective digital communications for multiple audiences. This will involve creating, planning and implementing digitally-optimised content, using a range of platforms (including web, digital advertising, social media, film and email marketing) and reporting on analytics.

As well as developing content, you will help to develop new digital platforms, contribute to the development of annual corporate and marketing communications plans, maintain relationships with a variety of agencies, and more.

Key skills and experience:

Applicants must have:

› A business or marketing-related degree, or CIM qualification (minimum Level 4)

› Two years’ practical experience in marketing

The successful candidate must have experience of delivering results in a highly pressurised environment. We’ll also be looking for a broad knowledge of designing and implementing digital marketing communications, and exceptional copywriting and proofreading skills to be tested at interview stage.

Experience of managing external agencies, knowledge of the marine market and experience of working within an international business environment would be advantageous.

How to apply:

As part of your application, you will be required to complete a competency and technical skills statement of no more than 250 words in length for each of the below criteria:

› Technical skills – key skills and experience

› Changing and Improving

› Collaborating and Partnering

› Delivering Value for Money

To apply, please click on the link. Your applications will comprise competency statements, equality and diversity form and CV.