Marketing Executive

Connolly's RED MILLS

Location: Leicestershire
Closing Date: Friday, September 8th 2017

Job Type: Marketing / Nutrition

Job Description

Connolly's RED MILLS have been producing animal feeds since 1908 in Goresbridge, Co.Kilkenny. Our ethos is PRECISION NUTRITION - providing scientifically advanced nutrition and healthcare solutions for animal well-being and performance. We produce premium performance equine feeds, pet food and supplments, and our expertise in research and innovation has been built up over 5 generations. 

Our customers range from the UK and Ireland to Continental Europe, the USA, Japan and elsewhere in the Far East. 

We are currently seeking a Marketing Executive to join our team based in Loughborough, Leicestershire. 

The role will involve supporting the UK Marketing Manager and the sales team in the development of both pet and equine sales in the UK. They will be involved in the execution of the marketing strategy across the core functions of the business.

This role is reporting to the Marketing Manager, based in Wymeswold, LE12 6SD. 

Key Accountabilities:

  • Support the sales function with the implementation of marketing initiatives
  • Manage the production of marketing materials including brochures, adverts, leaflets, flyers, e-newsletter, POS etc
  • Liaise with external stakeholders to coordinate marketing plans
  • Assist with the management and delivery of events
  • Monitor and report on competitor activity
  • Tracking and reporting of marketing spend
  • General field sales support
  • Administrative support for the UK office.

The role is not limited to the above tasks, duties and responsibilities that you will be required to perform. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a professional looking to join a company with an enthusiastic sales force.

Personal Specification & Core Competancies

  • Minimum of 3 years experience as a sales/marketing executive
  • Knowledge of the UK Pet & Equine Industry is desired but not essential
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Hardworking, dedicated, creative and self motivated. 

To apply please send your CV, covering letter and details of your salary expectations to


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