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Marketing Executive

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum + full benefits package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 days ago

  • Sector: Careers at handle
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Rachel Tafler
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 07 July 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH110166

We help great brands improve their talent processes. Creative businesses like record labels, online platforms, publishers, and luxury retailers, partner with us to support their Finance, Sales, Marketing, HR, Legal, Office Support, and Tech functions.

We are looking for an experienced marketeer to support two established and incredibly successful brands, and another that has just been launched.

  • From household names to the brands of tomorrow. Handle Recruitment helps great brands improve their talent processes and hire exceptional people.

  • Handle Freelance Solutions is the one destination for freelance payroll & compliance for the production, entertainment, and creative industries.

  • Talent Halo is our recently launched people consultancy that supports ambitious start-ups to realise their potential through talent.

We take huge pride in the very high standard of our service, and we look for talented people who will demonstrate that same commitment and passion for quality. We are a meritocracy, so any opportunities for development will be entirely based on your own performance in the role.

We welcome all applicants to Handle and will treat everyone equally, regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion, belief, age, marital status, background, or family responsibilities. Please let us know if you require any adjustments for you to ease this application and interview process.

About this role - Marketing Executive

You will create impactful content and support marketing campaigns that promote the Handle brand, engages our network, supports the generation of new business, and unearths great candidates. The main focus of this role is:

CREATION: Taking ownership of the content diary you will create social content, blogs, newsletters, and video content. It could be celebrating our partnerships, shouting about our latest jobs, creating a guide or hack list, promoting an event, or producing insightful content.

DISTRIBUTION: There are many ways to engage with our communities and make new connections. It could be through our 200k LinkedIn followers, our established newsletters, website, partnerships, or utilising our consultants.

ANALYSIS: You will use data and insight to understand the impact you are having and to discover new opportunities to focus on.

The experience you're likely to need

  • Social media pro. Like, love and share your passion for social. Experience of social media marketing with the ability to develop platform specific content strategies is a must.

  • Confident writer. As you'll be producing suitable copy for social media and marketing campaigns you must back yourself to be incredible and able to ghost write for others.

  • Creative. Confident with the Adobe Creative Suite to create unique assets and experience with video editing would be very helpful!

  • An inquisitive networker. Wants to uncover people's problems and enjoys helping solve them.

  • 'Gets' websites & SEO. Help improve our website to ensure that it provides an incredible visitor journey. You'll have experience in SEO and be able to demonstrate knowledge of the key techniques and terms.

  • email Marketer. You'll be creatively confident at putting together captivating campaigns that follow brand guidelines. You will be obsessed by increasing open rates and engagement.

  • An assertive administrator. There will be some ad-hoc admin, all of which already have clear processes in place.

The technical must-have skills

  • Adept at the Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere Pro)

  • Experienced at managing social media accounts

  • Familiar with email marketing tools

  • Canva or a similar online design platform (a bonus)

How you will shine

You are already creative, digital-savvy and bursting with enthusiasm and impatience to get going. You are ready to learn and grow.

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds - we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent for every opportunity through a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.