CENTRE PARK ROAD, CORK - MARKETING EXECUTIVE

As a large part of a small team, you will be responsible for effecting marketing and communications activities across Pat McDonnell Paints. This is a hands-on role and you will support a variety of external and internal marketing, branding and communications projects led by the Marketing Manager.

Are you creative, detail-orientated and highly organised with a passion for customer experience?!

We are looking to hire a Marketing Executive to join a growing team at Pat McDonnell Paints.

As a large part of a small team, you will be responsible for effecting marketing and communications activities across Pat McDonnell Paints. This is a hands-on role and you will support a variety of external and internal marketing, branding and communications projects led by the Marketing Manager.

 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • As well as the day-to-day assisting of the marketing and communications needs, you will be proactively working with the wider team to assist with the production of marketing materials, promotional and product literature
  • In collaboration with the Marketing Manager and wider business, you will help define our social media strategy aiming to increase brand awareness, lead generation and maintain a 5* customer experience
  • Content creation across all of our channels is a key component of this role from writing blogs to articles and video guides to engaging social posts/reels
  • You will manage our social media sites and create engaging, customer-focused content
  • Working closely with the eCommerce Specialist to provide content for our website and Online Store
  • A confident communicator you will manage our influencer outreach and develop collaborative relationships with our partners, suppliers and customers alike!
  • Reporting on performance and insights is important to you as is sharing it with the wider business through regular written reports
  • Preparing articles and promotional material for the company, products and website, while ensuring best practices, consistency in copy, tone and marketing positioning
  • Project managing the upkeep of all marketing documentation, files and databases, ensuring all images, copy, edits and new information is incorporated
  • Support internal/external events when required
  • Management and ordering of marketing materials
  • Brainstorm marketing campaigns and coordinate marketing projects and marketing communications campaigns
  • Responsible for coordinating all promotional goods, branded collateral and advertising
  • Manage all branded templates, logos, and assets

 

Background & Experience: 

  • A relevant degree in Communications/Marketing is desirable but not essential.
  • Experience in a Marketing and Communications function or agency
  • Relevant experience and a good understanding of all marketing and communications disciplines
  • Minimum of 4 years experience

 

Skills and abilities: 

  • ‘Can do' attitude, motivated, collaborative
  • Must be creative, detail-orientated and organised
  • In-depth knowledge of social media marketing
  • Ability to create content for social channels
  • SEO content writing
  • A proven track record in project management
  • Excellent communications skills with the confidence to communicate across all levels of the business
  • Ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects
  • Must be proactive and flexible in respect of changing initiatives and demands from across the business
  • Strong proofreading skills
  • Familiar with video content/editing and tools
  • Excellent Microsoft PowerPoint, Word and Excel skills with proficiency in Canva and Adobe Suite, including InDesign
  • Conducting research and data analysis for marketing purposes, Google Analytics, Social Media Reporting etc

To be considered for an interview, applicants should email their CV and Cover Letter outlining how they meet the criteria of the role to: recruitment@mcdonnellpaints.ie