Marketing/Community Manager

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £22,000 - £25,000

  • Contact:

    Guy Remond

  • Contact email:

    guyremond@gmail.com

  • Job ref:

    gr260421

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    26/05/2021

  • Client:

    thestartupfactory.tech

  • Hours per day:

    Flexible

  • Work preference:

    Flexible, Office, Home

  • Days per week:

    Flexible, 3, 4

We are looking for a Marketing/Community Manager to drive the marketing function at thestartupfactory.tech, based in Manchester.

We are a small team of specialists who work with tech startups to turn their vision into a reality, enabling tech innovation and customer-centred thinking. We believe in community and producing content that will be useful to the tech product entrepreneurial community we serve. 

To that end we produce a weekly Podcast; From the Factory Floor & write one or two blogs a week. We are also writing a book that will be launched in a few weeks.

 

The successful candidate will help us put together a digital marketing strategy & plan that involves making the most of this great content as well as organising periodic in-person events when the situation allows.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop a marketing strategy and plan with the team

  • Make the most of the great expert content we produce

  • Manage a modern SAS CRM

  • Organise and run periodic in-person events

  • Raise our profile in The North West

  • Generate qualified leads that allow us to engage with the best tech product start-ups in the North West

Skills & Experience required:

  • The ability to build a modern strategy around expert content marketing

  • The ability to lead & drive the marketing effort for the organisation

  • An understanding of new marketing technology and a passion for looking ahead at how marketing is evolving

  • Work as part of a small team

  • North West based

What will you get for this role?

  • 3-days a week circa £25k

  • Working from home hybrid model - circa 1 day per week in the office in Manchester city centre

  • Pension in line with auto-enrolment legislation

  • Annual holidays 20 days plus Bank Holidays (calculated pro-rata on days/hours worked)

Working at thestartupfactory.tech

We’re entrepreneurs, software engineers, designers, analysts, agile practitioners. We’re also bloggers, explorers, speakers, swimmers, dog lovers, coffee addicts, campers, walkers, musicians, gamers, footballers, readers, travellers, gardeners, parents, and optimists. We bring our true selves to work. Our business is defined by who we are, our values and the culture we create.

thestartupfactory.tech has a clear set of values centred around people and teamwork, not job titles. Our culture reflects our ethos of personal fulfilment, health and happiness. We aim to work within our unique ability skillset making us good at what we do and giving us a high level of job satisfaction. Oh, and we are all professional Northerners by birth or adoption!