Marketing Activity Coordinator

  • Focusrite
  • High Wycombe, UK
  • Jan 06, 2020
Full time Marketing

Job Description

Description

Marketing Activity Coordinator
Base:
High Wycombe, UK
Term: Full-time, Permanent
Rate: Up to £20k

Reporting into the Marketing Operations Executive and working closely with a lively marketing team, this role will focus on ensuring that all marketing deliverables are executed on time and that we create a predictable asset creation process.

This team is responsible for the creation of all Focusrite and Novation marketing materials, worldwide; from webpages to product boxes, from video content to print adverts.

This is an entry level position in which the successful candidate may expect career progression within marketing operations or project management.

Core responsibilities include

  • Ensure that the marketing team workflow is optimised and integrates seamlessly with wider marketing planning and execution workflows.
  • Ensure all workflows are adhered to, always, end to end (briefing through to approval).
  • Plan in team activities using Wrike (our task management system) and provide estimates of delivery dates, highlighting any potential resourcing issues that may occur.
  • Assist in the creation of reporting mechanisms and KPIs for Creative team workflow, output and progress of campaigns and activities.
  • Ensure all requests coming into the creative team are adequately briefed, working with the requestor of the work to provide a solid brief where this is not the case.
  • Where any work within Wrike is overdue, work with the relevant stakeholders to remove any barriers and close out as soon as possible.
  • Manage workload going through our team of outsourced copywriters.
  • Raise any incoming purchase orders for the creative and HQ marketing teams.
  • Working closely with the Senior Marketing Manager, responsible for gathering Sales and Marketing team requirements of pre-production units and posting units out to relevant team members.
  • Regular reporting of global marketing loan stock position.
  • In time, translate the above responsibilities into a Scrum Master role as the team moves to an Agile framework.

Requirements

  • Strong analytical ability and interpersonal skills
  • Diplomatic, yet tenacious and assertive
  • Enthusiasm for process management
  • Demonstrable experience of deliverable and task tracking
  • Known as a sensible, reliable, dependable person
  • Organised, methodical, rational in approach
  • A great communicator and personable!
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum would be advantageous

About Us

Incorporating the Focusrite, Novation and Ampify brands, we aim to enrich lives through music by removing barriers to creativity.

As the number one selling audio interface brand worldwide, Focusrite has an illustrious and prestigious history. Alongside Novation and Ampify, the hardware and software that we develop plays a significant role in shaping the sound of modern music. From amateur to pro, our goal is to contribute to a world where we’ve made a difference creating opportunities for everyone and anyone to enjoy creating music.

We embrace evolution, and that means being open to new ideas. Our business has a flat structure and is setup to enable everyone to contribute and be heard at all levels and at all stages of product development. We encourage innovation, fresh thinking and are passionate about creating great products.

Benefits include flexible working, home working, company pension, life insurance, private healthcare, employee purchase scheme, share options, company music events, offsite company parties and free breakfast/lunch in the canteen. We arrange company training sessions, hold making things easy days, encourage personal development training, run lunch and learns and facilitate external visits.

Focusrite is an equal opportunity employer, we are company of employees spanning a wide range of diverse backgrounds and we acknowledge that embracing our diversity is one of the keys to our future success.

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