Mercedes-Benz of Guildford

Following the relocation of the Marketing Department to Guildford an opportunity has arisen to join the Marketing Team. The purpose of this role is to generate enquiries, loyalty and retention for the group Mercedes-Benz and smart businesses across Retail Sales, Fleet sales and Aftersales. The successful candidate will also deliver innovative marketing campaigns that set Sandown apart from the competition, and be involved in the creation of internal communications campaigns.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • To deputise for the Group Marketing Communications Manager and oversee the Marketing team in their absence.
  • To mentor, develop and manage the Marketing Trainee
  • Deliver innovative ‘business need’ based marketing campaigns, to drive business opportunities, selecting most relevant creative, media channels (including  POS) to an agreed budget.
  • Support the delivery of creative events, product placement, and local business/sponsorship relationships.
  • Be the specialist marketing consultant to one of our Market Area group of Retailers
  • Engage with agency partners to deliver where necessary.
  • Liaise with MBUK marketing to access assets and align with relevant central campaigns or programmes
  • Integrate social media channels into campaign development in line with Group social media strategy
  • Create and deliver internal communications creative and assets, including sales incentives
  • Produce presentations and reports as necessary on planned activity and performance
  • Contribute to the maintenance of an accurate marketing plan
  • Provide support to the Group Marketing Communications Manager and Head of Marketing where required.

Experience Required

Marketing background, or demonstrate a passion for marketing

Experience in delivering marketing campaigns and events

Social media aware

Digital marketing

Key Skills/Attributes Required.

Creativity and innovation

High levels of attention to detail

Excellent personal communication skills

High level PowerPoint presentation

Hours of work are Monday – Friday - 9.00 – 5.30pm (½ hour unpaid lunch break) however occasional evening and weekend working may be a requirement of this role.

Applicants must hold a full driving licence.

Added: 30 May 2018


Mercedes-Benz of Guildford

Closing Date

29 June 2018

Contact Email

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