Marketing Executive

Eunomia Research and Consulting

Bristol
£23,000 - £27,250 pa

Paid • Full Time • Temporary

www.eunomia.co.uk jobs@eunomia.co.uk 0117 917 2250 HR department

Reference: 129

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy, sustainability

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!


Job Description – Marketing Executive

Location: Bristol

Hours of work: Temporary, full time, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, between hours of 09:00 - 18:00. The role is anticipated to last for a minimum of six months with the potential to go permanent for the right person.

Start date: As soon as possible. An indication of the notice period you are required to work out (if relevant) and your earliest possible start date should be identified in your cover letter.

About the company:

Eunomia Research & Consulting is an independent environmental consultancy. As a value-driven business, our goal is to be influential in bringing about positive change and we embrace this in all that we do. We are at the leading edge of a number of areas of environmental policy, critical to governments, and we punch well above our weight in terms of influence in both public and private sectors.

We specialise in the fields of waste management, resource efficiency, circular economy, low carbon energy, natural economy and climate change mitigation.

It is an exciting time for the business and the Marketing Communications team. Global awareness of environmental issues is increasing rapidly and this enables us to extend our business, both in terms of expertise and geographical reach.

Our desire to lead by example and our enthusiastic and supportive team makes Eunomia a stimulating and rewarding place to work.

About Eunomia’s Marketing Team:

Externally, Eunomia’s marketing team helps to raise the profile of the company as an industry authority, championing its values and supporting new business generation. It achieves this by providing marketing communications support to all areas of the business, primarily working with consultants to help communicate their work by generating engaging content and distributing it across all channels. As a values-based organisation, effective internal communication is also important to us and the marketing team works with all internal departments to deliver this.

In recent years, the team has achieved national and international headline news coverage for Eunomia based on thought leadership content and key messages from research and, in the process, helped to influence governments, industry and NGOs.

Findings from the following recent reports have reached millions of readers:

  • Recycling – Who Really Leads the World? (Issue 2)
  • Air Quality Benefits of Active Travel
  • Rethinking Waste Crime.

Job description:

The Marketing Team is currently undergoing an exciting period of growth and restructuring which the Marketing Executive will be a key part of. Directly supporting the recent Head of Marketing, the Marketing Executive’s primary responsibility will be to liaise with project teams across the business in order to identify and champion the work they do. Typically, this requires generating and editing content for use on the website and social media channels and, occasionally, writing press releases for trade press. The role also has responsibility for development and distribution of external monthly newsletters.

Internal communication tasks include: generating and distributing internal news bulletins and ad hoc internal communications, supporting the arrangement of the quarterly company meeting and delivering the marketing introduction to new employees during induction training.

Specific tasks include:

Project Communications

Driven by client project work undertaken by our consultants which usually culminates in reports.

  • Liaise with market/service area leads to maintain a schedule of projects/ reports for communication;
  • Draft/edit related content for use across website and social channels and disseminate across those channels;
  • Monitor response to social communications and manage appropriate response;
  • Occasionally, write press releases for trade press and field journalist enquiries;
  • Draft, edit and collate stories for monthly newsletters and distribute them; and
  • Track and report on results of communication activities.

Internal Communications

Act as lead on internal communications, liaising across the business to:

  • Draft, edit and collate stories for the internal news bulletin and deliver the bulletin;
  • Support the communication of ad hoc internal communications;
  • Support internal company and knowledge-share meetings;
  • Monitor and report on results of internal communications activities; and
  • Deliver the marketing introduction to new employees during induction training.

Other

  • Act as a point of contact for website updates and either deliver updates or liaise with external agencies to deliver them;
  • Events – Maintain a calendar of external events and occasionally support them;
  • Act as an internal expert on the use of LinkedIn to help consultants build and extend their own influence; and
  • Attend and minute marketing meetings.

Key relationships:

  • Marketing team
  • Market and service area leads
  • Directors and Executive Management Team.

Reports to: Head of Marketing

Person specification:

Qualified to degree level and with relevant professional experience, you will be a proficient writer, able to identify key messages and eye-catching facts and figures in research and create engaging content that Eunomia’s audience wants to share. Ideally, you will also have experience of using social media to build audience.

As part of a small team (three in total), you will be highly motivated, proactive in generating work and, at times, able to work autonomously, with minimal instruction. You should also be confident enough in your knowledge to champion the business externally and the marketing function internally, at all levels of the business.

Essential:

  • A passion for the environment, the principle that drives Eunomia
  • Ability to write fluent, creative copy with excellent grasp of spelling, grammar and usage, and the ability to adapt writing style
  • Experience of using social media to generate brand awareness and business leads, with an excellent understanding of LinkedIn and a good understanding of Twitter
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional organisational skills, working in a calm, logical way to achieve tasks within set deadlines
  • A quick learner, able to assimilate complex ideas and translate these into simple terms
  • Motivated to work independently and in a team with a positive, ‘can do’ attitude
  • Willingness to ‘muck in’ and carry out all types of task as necessary.

Desirable:

  • Experience of working in a marketing or communications function
  • Commercial awareness
  • Experience of community management and social listening tools
  • Experience of Google Analytics
  • CRM experience, particularly Mailchimp and template design
  • Content Management System (CMS) experience (e.g. Wordpress)
  • Experience of generating internal communications
  • Basic skills in editing graphics using Adobe software (InDesign, Photoshop) or other editing software.

Remuneration:

Salary of £23,000 to £27,250 per annum, depending on qualifications and experience.

Benefits:

  • Private Healthcare
  • EAP
  • Death in Service scheme
  • Group Pension
  • Income Protection Scheme (after completion of probationary period).

Holiday Entitlement:

24 days per year (plus Bank Holidays) rising by 1 day each year to a maximum of 30 days per year. Employees have the opportunity to buy up to an additional 5 days annual leave per year, each year.

Application information:

In order to be considered all applications should be submitted electronically to jobs@eunomia.co.uk and must include the following:

  • A cover letter (maximum 2 page of A4), addressed to Georgia Pathy summarising the reasons for applying for the post, your suitability for the post, your current salary, notice period and why you would like to work for Eunomia
  • A CV (maximum 2 pages of A4), including details of your personal social media profile, or a profile you have managed.

Hard copy applications will not be considered. No agencies.

If you do have any queries please submit these by email or phone to Georgia Pathy:

georgia.pathy@eunomia.co.uk / 0117 917 2250

The company reserves the right not to appoint anyone if no candidate proves to be suitable.

Eunomia Research & Consulting is committed to equal opportunities and is a Living Wage employer. Company no. 4150627

Eunomia Research & Consulting is committed to protecting data and respecting the privacy of persons it deals with. In so doing, we comply with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018. We confirm that in the event you apply for a role within Eunomia, your details will be securely held by the company in line with the company’s Privacy Policy which is available on Eunomia’s website. We encourage you to read this policy in order that you understand our legitimate reasons for processing your data, as well as your rights with regard to submitting your personal information to us with regard to recruitment.


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