£24,000 per year
Contract, 6 month fixed-term, Full-time
Job description



Salary: £24,000 per annum pro rata + benefits

Contract length: 6 month fixed-term

Location: Home-based anywhere in the UK

Closing date: Sunday 19th September 2021, 23:55*

Interview date: Monday 27th September 2021


* Please note that we may close this role earlier than stated should we receive enough interest, therefore early application is encouraged to avoid disappointment.


Are you a self-motivated and sharp minded individual with marketing experience that can help us beat cancer?


Why we need you


We have an exciting opportunity for you to join us as a Regional Marketing Executive. This role will support Cancer Research UK’s marketing function by activating Audience & Product marketing plans at a regional level. Further to this, we need you to support the Regional Marketing Manager to deliver best in class above-the-line regional marketing campaigns that are aligned to national activity and maximise local marketing opportunities.


What will I be doing?


Make an impact every day by…

  • Supporting the translation of Audience & Product marketing plans and budgets into regional cross-channel integrated briefs

  • Supporting the Regional Marketing Manager on the delivery of brief outputs, coordinating the brief response, development and approval process

  • Working with agencies, freelancers and internal Creative Team to tailor national creative to meet regional audience needs

  • Supporting the regional marketing campaign set-up and management process across above-the-line channels, auditing campaign elements prior to launch

  • Working in collaboration with Audience & Product Marketing teams to ensure regional campaigns are integrated with wider marketing programmes and spot opportunities to align activity that delivers improved supporter experiences

  • Conducting in-campaign and post-campaign analysis, preparing regular reports and supporting the implementation of optimisation initiatives to improve live campaign activity.


What skills are you looking for?


You’ll be able to bring to the role…

  • Understanding of end-to-end supporter journeys and the role of different channels in fully integrated campaigns.

  • Experience of developing campaign assets for use across channels.

  • Ability to prioritise, manage conflicting deadlines, work well under pressure and manage multiple tasks to deadline.

  • Proven success of good stakeholder management, with the ability to build strong working relationships and collaborate effectively.

  • Passionate marketer with an interest in regional marketing trends and developments.

  • High level of IT literacy, including good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages.


What will I gain?


Without you we wouldn’t be able to achieve our aim of seeing 3 in 4 people survive cancer by 2034. So we want to reward you in as many ways as possible. Our benefits package includes discounts on anything from travel to technology, generous holiday allowance, gym membership, childcare vouchers and much more. You’ll also be able to access a wide range of learning and development opportunities. And ultimately you’ll know that you’ll be changing lives through your work.


If you’re as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we save lives and add years.

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Refreshed on: 11 September 2021
Closed date: 19 September 2021
Tags: Marketing