Digital and Communications Marketing Executive

Monday 4th January 2021

Digital and Communications Marketing Executive

Job Reference MKT001
We are looking for a highly motivated digital and communications marketing executive to join our expanding team.

Southern Sheeting is a fast growing, family owned and operated, specialist roofing and building materials distributor, supplying products nationwide. We pride ourselves on our outstanding customer service and product knowledge. We have a team of 40 employees, split across our two depots.

As a member of the Southern Sheeting team you will be an important part of delivering the next stage of our ambitious growth plan as a market leader. You’ll be able to make a real difference, your contribution will be recognised and you’ll have the opportunity to develop your career with us. Our people genuinely are our most important asset – we care about their wellbeing and their contribution.

The Job
As a member of the Marketing Team your activities will include:
  • Implementing the marketing plan and the marketing calendar
  • Managing social media channels and liaising with our PR agency
  • Coordinating fundraising and hospitality events, film shoots and trade shows
  • Supporting the Sales Team to deliver results
  • Providing admin support to the Managing Director
Specific Skills and experience

  • You will be educated at least to A level standard and a Marketing Degree would be an advantage
  • You will need excellent communication skills with a friendly and courteous attitude
  • You will have excellent writing ability and highly developed proof reading skills
  • You will be self-motivated and keen to succeed
  • You will have a positive and enthusiastic outlook and be able to manage your own workload in an efficient way
  • You will be a team player, who is level-headed and remains calm under pressure
  • You will be quick thinking and decisive, but able to be flexible where necessary
  • You must have a full driving licence with your own transport due to the site location s
  • You must have a good knowledge of Microsoft Office and Mac (preferred)
  • Knowledge of a similar industry would be a distinct advantage
It may be necessary for you to travel, for example to trade shows

Hours of Work

  • 37.5 hours per week – but our opening hours are from 08.00 to 17.30 Monday to Thursday and 08.00 to 17.00 on Friday. No Bank Holiday working.

Salary and Benefits

  • Competitive starting salary in the region of £24,000 dependant on relevant experience
  • Corporate clothing and safety footwear provided, as necessary
  • Auto-enrolment pension
  • A range of long service awards, including enhanced pension contributions and increased holiday entitlement
  • Paid volunteering working days
  • Highly social environment

Application Process

If you feel you have the right skills to join our enthusiastic team, email the Application Form
 and your CV to careers@southernsheeting.co.uk. Please quote MKT001 in any communication. The closing date for applications is 29 March 2021.

All candidates will be contacted and will undergo a brief telephone interview. Please let us know if this presents a difficulty for you.