Our client is one of the UK’s largest providers of DNA and forensic testing services to the police, and a leading supplier of paternity and drug testing services to government agencies, the legal community and the general public. With more than 450 employees they have an excellent reputation for quality, reliability and speed of delivery built over 30 years of innovation and service excellence.
Position: Marketing Manager Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire Job type: Full Time, Permanent Salary: £Competitive Benefits: Private medical insurance; Permanent Health Insurance; 25 days per annum holiday; 9.5x salary life insurance; Perkbox membership; 24 hour Employee Assistance Programme; Group pension scheme.
About the role:
They have an exciting opportunity to work within their commercial team and contribute to their continuing success by:
- Developing and delivering a Company marketing strategy across all relevant media channels to support sales growth and new business activities - Leading the development of the Company’s social media strategy - Providing sales and marketing support using a wide range of marketing initiatives and campaigns
You will ideally have a Marketing or Business-related qualification but most importantly you must have relevant experience, proven marketing skills and a hands-on and flexible attitude. You will have experience of developing a marketing plan and managing a financial budget.
They are looking for an excellent communicator with a strong eye for creative and effective design and layout. You will be highly IT literate with strengths in data analysis (Excel) and ideally have at least basic HTML or web design knowledge and some experience of graphic design packages. An aptitude for and an interest in science would be an advantage.
If you would like to investigate bringing your marketing expertise to a leading forensic and DNA testing company, then they may have the job for you.
Due to nature of the work they undertake, all applicants must have lived in the UK continuously for the past three years and will be required to obtain security clearance which they will arrange.
You may have experience of the following: Marketing Manager, Marketing Communications Manager, Marketing Communications, Marcomms, Communications Manager, Head of Marketing, Marketing Executive, Marketing Administrator, Marketing Officer, etc.