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c.£21,500, plus excellent benefits

Our Marketing Production Team plays a huge role in sustaining our No. 1 position by keeping our customers up to date with the latest CGP news. Whether it’s promoting our books via email, designing engaging posts for social media or creating materials for one of the 400,000 mailshots we send every year, we’re always striving for the highest standards.

As a Marketing Designer & Copywriter, you’ll:

  • Coordinate and deliver multiple print and digital marketing campaigns
  • Manage and prioritise your own projects with tight deadlines
  • Translate key messages into powerful, on-brand marketing copy
  • Use your creative talent to produce and lay out high-quality graphics
  • Create and schedule irresistible marketing emails
  • Proofread materials for inaccuracies, inconsistencies and errors

Pivotal in delivering our ambitious marketing plans and helping CGP achieve its sales targets, you’ll be:

  • Responsible, flexible and highly organised
  • Able to thrive under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Ambitious and keen to learn and develop
  • Creative with a flair for design and copywriting
  • Meticulous with a keen eye for detail
  • Able to get on with people at all levels, with a positive attitude

More Info

Background

As well as email marketing, social media, exhibitions and catalogues, CGP uses direct marketing to reach many of our customers, sending out 400,000 mailshots each year. Produced by our in-house Marketing Production Team, these materials are carefully designed to deliver effective marketing messages, whilst maintaining our unique brand identity.
Reporting to the Marketing Production Team Manager, this role will be pivotal in helping us complete all our planned marketing campaigns and ultimately drive our future growth.

Key Responsibilities

In this role you'll:

  • Work alongside commercial market owners to deliver print and digital marketing campaigns
  • Liaise with our warehouse despatch team, publishing department and external printers / suppliers to make sure mailshot components are delivered, packed and despatched on time
  • Obtain feedback and brand sign-off for the materials that you produce
  • Manage and prioritise your own workflow to deliver multiple projects across a variety of media to tight and changeable deadlines
  • Assist our Ecommerce team in preparing assets for the CGP website
  • Use your skills and expertise to help other areas of the business, fitting these projects in alongside your existing commitments
Specific skills, experience and personal attributes

You’ll develop and learn on the job, but you will need to prove that you are:

  • A flexible, ambitious self-starter, passionate and keen to develop with the role
  • A quick learner with a flair for design
  • Organised – able to plan and manage your own projects
  • Meticulous when it comes to detail – able to do hundreds of individual tasks accurately
  • Great at getting on with people at all levels and across departments
  • Good with the written word
  • Receptive to feedback

Other desirable skills (or enthusiasm to learn):

  • Ability to use InDesign and Photoshop for graphic creation and layout
  • Copywriting
  • Proofreading
  • Commercial experience of email marketing or social media (Mailchimp / Facebook / Twitter / Instagram)


Interested?

We’d like our new addition to join us at the start of the summer. If you’d love it to be you, send us a copy of your CV and a cracking covering letter telling us why you’re the perfect fit!

recruitment@cgpbooks.co.uk
01229 715709

Closing date: Tuesday 6th April 2021

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