Marketing & Events Executive

Expiring today

Loftus House, Colima Avenue, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR5 3XB
£17,000 - £19,000 + Benefits
01 Aug 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A multi-tasked role the Marketing & Events Executive will support the marketing function with the day-to-day planning and delivery of the NEAA events, liaising with cluster participants to develop an industry-led calendar of events and workshops. This will include the development and delivery of the annual North East Automotive Expo, with support from the extended NEAA team; and a series of workshops for the ERDF funded ACE SME programme.

The Marketing & Events Executive will ensure all NEAA events are effectively promoted via the full mix of online and offline platforms, manage the booking of events and all elements of planning, briefing the NEAA team as required.

The Marketing & Events Executive will also help develop the network, arranging and carrying out marketing campaigns and communication projects, including monthly e-Newsletters, website and social media platforms.

Excellent written and oral communications, interpersonal skills, the ability to work at a strategic and operational level and an understanding or awareness of public sector funding rules and governance frameworks are a requirement for the successful applicant. Based in the Sunderland office this position will require travel and the successful candidate will be required to have own transport and insurance to cover business use.

This is a full time role of 35 hours per week. The salary awarded to the successful candidate will be depending upon experience, plus company pension, 25 days holiday per annum and business mileage awarded at 45p per mile.

The NEAA is an industry led cluster established to support sustainable economic growth and competitiveness of the automotive sector in the North East of England. The cluster is strategically aligned with the mission of the United Kingdom Automotive Council and the North East and Tees Valley Local Enterprise Partnership’s own strategic sector priorities. 

This post is funded through ERDF and all activity must comply with contractual regulations. 

To apply simply send a covering letter and CV to Paul Butler, CEO, The North East Automotive Alliance Limited, Loftus House, Colima Avenue, Sunderland, SR5 3XB. Closing date for applications 21st August 2017.