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Digital Marketing Executive - Sports Recruitment

Job Title: Digital Marketing Executive - Sports Recruitment
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth
Salary: Excellent package
Start Date: ASAP
REF: DS644
Contact Name: Darren Simmons
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

Who We Are

One of the leading recruiters to the global sports industry, we’ve earned an enviable reputation by delivering exceptional insights and achieving outstanding results for our clients. Indeed, we’ve placed lots of brilliant people, at all levels, in some of the world’s most prominent sports organisations and forward thinking brands.

We’re a close-knit bunch too. Straight talking and full of energy and ideas, it may sound like a cliché, but we really are passionate about what we do. And, we've got big plans for the future…..a digitally led future! That’s where you come in!

A Bit About The Job

We’re seeking a digital-savvy Marketing Executive who knows what great content looks like and how to push such content out through e-mail marketing tools and integrators. You’ll be able to write engaging copy, segment audiences across both B2B and B2C, and be really comfortable using digital marketing tools such as Mailchimp and Google Analytics.

Key Elements Of The Job

Digital - Website and search engine marketing

E-mail – Highly targeted e-marketing campaign management

Social Media – Audience engagement and growth

Advertising – Job boards, online, traditional print

Content – Blog writing, content creation

Design  - Basic presentation / social content

Innovation / Competitor Analysis – Ensuring we’re one step ahead, at all times!

Tech – Ensuring that all our systems talk nicely to each other! (Our CRM is Bullhorn)

About You

We’ll ask you to make the very best use of data and insights to really understand our target candidate behaviours and how best to reach them. You’ll also grow The Executives In Sport Group brand and help define our ongoing marketing strategy across B2C and B2B.

Able to develop engaging short, medium and long term content strategy, you’ll have hawk like attention to detail and ideally a good appreciation of SEO too.

You’ll also be comfortable reporting on all e-mail and web based activity to ensure tangible returns and continuous improvements, both in response / engagement but also candidate and client user experience.

Our preferred candidate is likely to have a genuine passion for sport and, ideally, experience working in a recruitment agency environment, although this is not essential.