Senior Marketing Executive - Entrepreneur Of The Year - UK&I - BMC - 12 Month FTC - London

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • EY.
  • 25 Mar 19

Senior Marketing Executive - Entrepreneur Of The Year - UK&I - BMC - 12 Month FTC - London

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Brand, Marketing and Communications (BMC) team at EY, helping the business to win in the marketplace. With a fresh and innovative brand, EY offers an ideal opportunity for creative and passionate marketers to deliver campaigns and activity that help build stronger connections with our clients and a distinctive presence in the market.

The Opportunity:

We are looking for an experienced executive to join the 120 strong EY BMC team (Brand, Marketing and Communications).

Our Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) programme celebrates those men and women who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses. Through this programme we celebrate their success, the contribution they're making to our economy and the legacy they're building.

You will part of a team that shapes and delivers the programme, bringing improvements to our processes, building strong relationships with both the business and with entrepreneurs and bringing new ideas to how we run and position the programme both internally and externally.

As part of EY's Brand, Marketing and Communications function, the role requires a level of flexibility to support on ad hoc projects and activities across BMC as required .

Your Key Responsibilities:

This role reports into the EOY programme manager who in turn reports into the EOY programme senior manager. The programme is supported by comms, events and brand specialists.
It involves working with the business and the wider BMC team at a national and regional level to ensure the programme is commercial, well run and provides a distinctive experience for entrants. This will include:

  • Timely delivery of a central marketing programme project plan
  • Management and measurement of a cohesive social media programme
  • One-to-one communication and liaison with all those associated with the programme
  • Preparing materials for presentations
  • Managing logistics for interactions with entrants, judges and EY staff, including drafting communications
  • Contributing creative ideas to develop campaigns and create effective internal and external client engagement.
  • Building and managing strong relationships with the business, campaign managers and wider support teams.
  • Managing the production and execution of agreed deliverables within timelines and budget ;
  • Supporting the Campaign Manager with updated project plans and activity reporting.
  • Supporting and attending events associated with the programme - will involve travel within the UK
  • Reporting on pipeline, conversion and ROI
  • Support for the Alumni programme, including event management, pipeline management and communications
  • Work closely with external agencies, in house studios, the wider BMC team and regional teams
Skills and Attributes for Success:
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent social media skills and understanding
  • Team work plus ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to interact well with people at all level
  • Attention to detail
  • Proven ability to take instruction and deliver against a project plan
  • Influencing and relationship building skills
  • Ability to deliver on time and to budget
  • Good understanding of the principles of value proposition development
  • Sound understanding of performance measurement
  • A solid understanding of brand, marketing and communication principles, coupled with a strong commercial drive and the ability to deliver high-value activities that deliver return on investment
To qualify for the role you must have:
  • Relevant Marcomms experience; or a degree (or equivalent) with business experience
  • Strong IT skills - Word, Excel, Outlook, SharePoint
Ideally, you'll also have:
  • An enthusiastic, can do approach and be a strong team player
  • The ability to juggle conflicting demands on time and prioritise effectively
  • Ability to learn new processes and skills quickly
  • Experience of working in large/matrix organisations, balancing multiple stakeholder requirements
  • A professional services background, however strong candidates from other sectors will also be considered.
What we look for:
  • You will be an experienced Senior Executive with a passion for campaign management and desire to make a difference in the business
  • Somebody who has knowledge of entrepreneurship and who has an understanding of, and takes an interest in, the wider entrepreneurial landscape
  • A desire to bring change and creativity to the programme and to be proactive in delivering those changes
What working at EY offers:

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:
  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you
EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY:

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we're using the finance products, expertise and systems we've developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we'll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Make your mark.

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