Marketing Executive - Sports

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Calling all individuals with a passion for the sports industry wanting to kick start their careers as a Marketing Executive in a wide digital team for a leading and fast growing brand!






Up to £25,000

GBP 25000

Date Added






Manchester 2 days in office 3 days work from home

Manchester M1 2AQ Piccadilly

The Candidate Ltd

Our client is a fast growing brand in the sports industry and they are looking for an individual who wants to start their career in digital marketing! They need to be able to find imaginative and innovative ways to strategically maximise campaign performance through testing, refinement, and optimisation though different technologies. As well as support the reactive marketing team by working closely with them to execute and optimise outbound real time marketing communications. They are based in a state of the art office in Greater Manchester, but are only required to go in twice a week. The rest of the week is working from home if desired!

Main responsibilities of the Marketing Executive (Reactive Marketing Team)

  • Work closely with the team members to executive the pre-determined strategy 
  • Run system knowledge, usability, and best practice with all things reactive for the improvement of the database
  • Have a great knowledge of sporting trends and developments, and know how to work with KPIs 
  • Research for new business opportunities to improve the customer contact
  • Build an excellent understanding of the customer behaviour to assist creating successful customer segmentation and relevant communications quickly and efficiently
  • Analyse campaign performance and identify improvements of content or time of execution 
  • Create, review, and advance copy and CTAs for the correct communications in real time to maximise overall engagement and betting conversion.
  • Responsible for meeting all set KPIs and keep a focus on recommendations regarding segmentation, selection, content, and communication based on results.

 Required skills for the role 

  • Strong knowledge and passion in sporting events as well as the gambling industry
  • Experience working with marketing communication systems is desired by not essential
  • The candidate must have some understanding of customer segmentation
  • Willing to cover live sporting events
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work under high time pressures on multiple tasks.
  • Self-driven and can manage own workload as well as others.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated, uses initiative and ambitious.

If you’re hard-working, enthusiastic and have a passion for sport, then this is the chance to work for a leading brand, which will give excellent future career prospects! Give our award winning E-commerce Recruitment Team a call on 0161 833 1044 to hear more about the role or apply now online!  

This could be your dream role! Apply online now!

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