Kirkpatrick Limited is an independent manufacturer of black iron door and window furniture, home accessories and general ironmongery. Kirkpatrick is the last remaining UK manufacturer of black malleable iron door and window furniture. Following a year of market growth, the company wants to continue expanding their client base and is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated Digital Communications Affiliate.
With a proven ability to develop effective B2B and B2C digital communication strategies, the Affiliate will be able to use digital media tools to develop exploitable market intelligence and to create strategies and tactical plans that can achieve financial targets. They will have experience of promoting to intermediaries and distributors and will be familiar with all aspects of digital communications including: digital media, brand management, PR, key account management and sales. They will also have an understanding of how to stimulate demand in overseas markets using digital communication.
Being a confident communicator with highly developed interpersonal, presentational and networking skills, the successful candidate will be able to liaise with a diverse client group in order to influence their purchasing decisions and generate sales. They will have experience of building sustainable client relationships and be committed to exceptional customer service. They will also be able to use their creativity, innovation and enthusiasm to manage multiple deadlines and to ensure the project is completed in line with Kirkpatrick’s objectives.
In return for providing their expertise, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to join an ambitious organisation and lead a business critical project that will help shape the future direction of the organisation. They will be mentored, throughout the duration of the project, by an experienced academic from the University of Wolverhampton and by the Managing Director of Kirkpatrick, allowing them to enhance their business development skills.
Please note that if you have not been contacted within four weeks of the closing date, you can assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Previous applicants need not apply.
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This position is part funded by European Regional Development Fund.