Field Marketing Account Executive

£18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + DOE
08 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Field Marketing Account Executive: An Account Executive is required to join a leading company that delivers field marketing campaigns on behalf of major brands. The role of the Field Marketing Account Executive is to fully support the Client & Operations teams to deliver campaign activities in line with the client brief, and follow internal campaign procedures, ensuring client KPI's are met, on time and to deliver projected gross profit margin. This position carries a high level of autonomy within the company, as such it requires the jobholder to have a confident, personable and determined attitude with a track record of the high standards required to ensure the success of each project. As the role requires regular senior internal and potentially external contacts the jobholder must have excellent written and oral communication skills, as well the ability to build relationships at all levels. Role & Responsibilities: - To respond to all field, client and head office requests in a professional, courteous manner ensuring a swift and accurate response. - In line with support from Line Manager to take a client brief and to then create briefing documents which drive field action and client results. - Attend client meetings with senior members of the team and be a liaison throughout the life of an activity. - Check all campaign costs and expense claims put forward by field team members are accurately recorded. - Liaise with distribution and logistics companies regarding campaign kit deliveries, recording proof and delivery documents. - Create briefing documents and questionnaires for field teams to use whilst executing activities. - Communicate training on briefs via the telephone to field personnel including verification of receipt and checking understanding of written briefs. Checking that field staff have the necessary materials and information to carry out the brief. - Download field team data into Excel spreadsheets and interrogate the information to gain specific details. - Compile daily and weekly reports, within Excel, to send to client within deadlines provided. - Investigate and resolve any queries raised by the campaign data being downloaded. Highlight trends or patterns of data inconsistency to Line Manager or Account Handler. - Accurate management of Asset Tracking across all equipment issued to the field team. - General administrative duties including photocopying and scanning, collation and dispatch of mailings. - Understand and carry out action points from internal meetings with Line Manager. - Work effectively as part of a team, contributing to team meetings and team tasks. - To fully engage with all field activity by completing field visits to ensure in store processes and the actions possible are understood, this should happen at least once every six months. Skills and Requirements: - Previous Account Executive, Administrator or Field Marketing experience an advantage but not essential as full training will be provided. - A willingness to learn and genuine interest in the marketing industry is a must, we are looking to develop talented candidates. - Would be suited to a recent graduate or someone with 1-2 years office experience looking for next step in their career. - Excellent communicator and relationship building skills. - Extremely organised, able to plan time across multiple activities and work in a fast paced environment. - A proactive, confident and can do attitude with excellent communication skills. - Strong PC (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and numeracy skills. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Field Marketing Account Executive seeking a role offering plenty of variety and challenge, to make an impact in an established professional business. As well as being a great bunch of people to work with, benefits include 25 days' holiday, matched pension scheme, complimentary breakfast and fruit, located in busy town centre location with secure parking and good travel connections, as well as planned and unplanned office fun Competitive salary is on offer based on experience. Apply now This job was originally posted as