Marketing Executive, Colchester
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Care UK have a fantastic opportunity for a passionate Marketing Executive to support join our friendly and positive marketing team in this varied role.
This role is responsible for developing and delivering successful marketing support for our rapidly growing business. This role is integral in defining and implementing a wide range of marketing programmes and projects with the aim of increasing brand awareness and occupancy levels in line with the agreed business and marketing strategy.
You’ll have the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines, so organisation skills are essential. This close knit team benefit from a supportive environment with many team social events to join in too! You’ll gain exposure to many aspects of marketing such as digital, print, copy writing, PR and assisting out and about in our homes with the production of content. You’ll manage the promotion of Care UK’s services via effective use of external directory websites. You’ll liaise with a wide range of stakeholders so excellent communication skills is needed and you’ll have acute attention to detail for writing and proofreading copy.
More importantly, you will have a positive and flexible attitude towards your work and understand the importance of your role to the overall success of the business.
Established over 35 years ago, Care UK is one of the largest providers of residential care for older people, with over 10,000 employees and over 120 homes across UK and Scotland. We are the most awarded care home provider for the last two years, with more outstanding rated homes than any other provider.*That's why we're trusted by over 6,500 families. Our care homes provide a range of care services, from short-term respite care to nursing and specialist dementia care. We are committed to providing excellent care and have the highest quality ratings of the five biggest care home providers.
We are growing, with an ambitious new build programme, having opened over 40 homes since 2013. We continue to grow and are building between six and ten homes a year, as well as continuing to invest in our older homes.
*As rated by the Care Quality Commission in England and the Care Inspectorate in Scotland.
- Experience within a marketing role, ideally with advertising/press/PR/social media experience is ideal but if you have a marketing degree this will be considered also
- Excellent organisation skills
- Excellent communication skills verbal and in writing
- Photography skills is highly desirable
Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.