Marketing & Communications Manager – IT

Watford, Hertfordshire
Competitive base + benefits
30 Nov 2016
28 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Marketing & Communications Manager; define the integrated marketing and online strategy; building of the brand; social media Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn ensuring SEO and Google Analytics, Google Adwords; lead generation and building of the sales pipeline; building relationships with key industry players.

This is an opportunity for a Marketing & Communications Manager, one of the first new hires in the team, to define the integrated marketing and online strategy, and to build the brand! A young and actively growing company, our client, Wheeve Ltd. supports organisations reliant on IT to build systems integration solutions using state-of-the-art integration platforms, cloud and open-source technology. A profitable technology consulting start-up, building on years of delivery experience, Wheeve is committed to “getting it right” for its clients and to growing a highly talented and motivated workforce.

Reporting to the MD, a founder, you, as the Marketing & Communications Manager will be responsible for promoting awareness of Wheeve’s brand to its target industry, developing key marketing messages to generate market interest, driving sales and moving the company from a start up to an established business. This will involve;

  • designing, implementing and managing all promotional marketing and communications activity, sales support material, advertising and exhibitions,
  • leading the design and development of Wheeve’s new website, generating interest on social media, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn ensuring SEO and Google Analytics, Google Adwords,
  • drawing up the blogging policy, driving out content from Wheeve employees,
  • developing the early sales cycle, generating leads and building relationships with key industry players.

An innovative and challenging role, you will have a track record in IT marketing & communications, possibly having moved into marketing from a technical role, are comfortable relaying technical concepts, have implemented strategies that build a pipeline for sales opportunities with experience of creating integrated marketing and brand strategies through multiple channels. Use of software-based, content management systems and marketing automation tools will be advantageous. Softer skills will include;

  • excellent written and spoken communication skills to present clear concepts and develop campaigns.
  • being a strong team player, able to build relationships at all levels, lead and manage multiple projects, shaping and influencing outcomes.
  • being proactive, enthusiastic, collaborative and tenacious with an analytical and detailed approach, able to prioritise, work independently and create confidence.

Ideally you should be living within a commutable distance of Watford. To find out more about this great opportunity please send your CV and reasons for applying to Rushworths.