Marketing Executive based in Dundalk
Greenbean Coffee Roasters / Instant Solar
Greenbean Coffee Roasters and its sister company Instant Solar has an exciting graduate position available for an ambitious marketing executive based at our premises in Dundalk, working jointly with both companies. The successful candidate will be exposed to two rapidly growing industries, the speciality coffee business and the photovoltaic solar energy business.
This will be a challenging position, with great scope for advancement and growth. This is interesting and varied role and it will be an excellent career starting point for the right person. The starting salary is very competitive and an additional bonus scheme will allow the right person to earn substantially in excess of normal graduate salaries.
This position would be ideal for a recent graduate or for for someone who will graduate this year. You should be available to take up the position in June 2016.
Responsibilities will include:
Preparing and delivering marketing plans.
Supporting existing sales reps in Ireland and Britain.
Developing and implementing a plan to identify engage the best food industry distributors in Britain.
Identifying new applications and emerging markets internationally for photovoltaic energy solutions.
Producing marketing and support materials such as brochures, leaflets, posters, menus, newsletters, etc..
Organising and implementing PR campaigns, press releases.
Creating and implementing marketing campaigns on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and other social media platforms.
Analysing digital marketing campaigns and presenting results.
Sourcing advertising opportunities and placing adverts as appropriate to the product or service.
Attending and organising stands for trade fairs, events and conferences.
Establishing and maintaining a network of contacts and influencers in media and trade circles.
Travel within Ireland, Britain and other markets.
Monitoring competitor activity and generating leads for products and services.
Some or all of the following skills and attributes would be a distinct advantage:
drive and determination;
written communication skills to generate great content;
attention to detail and accuracy;
ability to work independently and flexibly;
strong verbal communication skills;
capacity to prioritise and work across multiple projects;
creative skills for contributing new and innovative ideas;
ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines;
knowledge of existing and emerging social media platforms.
In addition, you will need good IT skills, including the use of:
Basic understanding of HTML / WordPress / CSS;
Be familiar with the principles of SEO and content optimisation.