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Become a Marketing Executive
Work with a team of brand ambassadors, build university relationships and be responsible for growing the GradTouch brand.
Location: Manchester or London
What you will be doing
As a Marketing Executive you will deliver student marketing campaigns on behalf of GradTouch to its audience. From working with a team of brand ambassadors to building university relationships with careers services, student unions and societies you will be responsible for growing the GradTouch brand with students and graduates in the UK.
We are looking for someone, reporting into the Head of Student Engagement, who has the confidence to communicate with students and the persuasive determination to convince them to join our mission.
You will manage a team of 20 student brand ambassadors working remotely across key UK universities to raise awareness of GradTouch and encourage students to sign up to our website
You will liaise with sports teams, societies, union bodies and other influential stakeholders to help you develop and execute ideas that drive students to both know about and join GradTouch.
You will build the GradTouch brand with students and graduates through engaging with societies, students’ unions and individuals
You will build relationships with UK university career services and departments
You will ensure that GradTouch is interacting with students from all angles, giving us a unique and unavoidable marketing standpoint
You will attend events on campus and collaborate with students
You will be a direct point of contact and, in most cases, a students' first interaction with the GradTouch brand
You will deliver GradTouch’s brand message fluently to students, graduates and influential stakeholders across UK universities
You will support the Head of Student Engagement with new student user acquisition initiatives where required
You will understand the marketplace and our competitors
What you will have
What we require is a genuine interest in helping out graduates as well as the motivation to join a thriving company that evolves from month to month. We are growing at a rapid rate with offices in Manchester and London and a part of our success to date is hiring the right people we can trust and staff that are all invested in the company’s mission.
For this role we require a motivated and confident person to drive GradTouch's presence on university campuses, increasing our brand exposure and direct sign-ups from students on the ground.
You have a full UK driving license
You have a keen interest in helping graduates to progress their career
You have a genuine passion for marketing
You have the drive to have an impact on the business and help our brand grow and achieve its goals
Company benefits: Unlimited holidays • Flexible working hours • Free breakfast • Friday lunch • Social events
We are GradTouch
We believe the job market needs more personality, more honesty and more fun.
It's our mission to connect talented, hard-working graduates with ambitious and exciting companies. We go the extra mile when advertising a job so that graduates know exactly what they're applying for, and who they'll be speaking to.
Meet our leadership team - Clare, Zac & Joe.
It's all about people
All good companies are made up of good people. That's why we showcase everything about the people and the culture of a workplace, because that is just as important as the job role itself. Since we were founded in 2011, we've visited over 500 offices in the UK and Europe, filming over 250 employees from entry-level graduates to CEOs and Directors. Watch our videos to hear from some of our employees and to find out how we practice what we preach.
"Working at GradTouch is really rewarding. You feel valued and empowered, and couldn't ask for a more trusting work environment."
- Kishan Kotecha, Business Development Executive
We reward our hard-working employees with trust, flexibility and some pretty cool perks. Here's what we'll offer you:
- Unlimited holidays. As long as your work is getting done, you can take as much time off as you need.
- Flexible working. Not just flexi-time, but the freedom to choose your own working hours.
- Free breakfast every day, and free lunch on Fridays. Because good work requires good food.
- Socials, office quizzes, a huge summer party - basically all the events you need to get to know us properly.
- Regular catch-ups with your manager. Because sometimes a good working relationship with your boss is all you need.
Born in Manchester with worldwide ambitions
We're looking for talented individuals who have the skills and enthusiasm to help us grow and expand. But no matter how big we get, Manchester will always be home.
You'll find our Head Office in the heart of Manchester's Northern Quarter - an area known for its young, creative spirit and drive. Surrounded by bars, restaurants and other talented companies, this is a place you'll quickly learn to love as much as we do.
We're a growing company full of driven and talented people.
If you want to be a part of our mission, enjoy a positive working environment and shape your own working day - check out our job roles below and apply today.