D.R.A.W. Recruitment

Marketing Manager – Auction House

Details

Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Negotiable
Location: London, UK
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

On behalf of our client a London-based auction house, we are looking for an experienced Marketing Manager to join their busy team.

The Marketing and Communications function works across all specialist departments, and plays a crucial role in developing the overall brand of the business, developing engaging and creative content for each department, and understanding the needs and aspirations of our different customer and client audiences. The department currently consists of a Director of Marketing, a Head of Press, a Marketing Assistant and a Graphic Designer.

Areas of Responsibility:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Ensuring brand compliance across all marketing and catalogue assets
  • Implementation of department and sale marketing
  • Budget management for the specialist departments
  • Social media content creation, posting, calendar management and influencer outreach
  • Video production assistance
  • Weekly email content creation
  • Google PPC campaign management and optimisation
  • Collating marketing analytics and producing reports
  • Design workflow and database management
  • Liaison with external suppliers including printers and media owners
  • General administrative duties

General:

  • Ensure compliance with all internal policies and procedures and any relevant external bodies or processes
  • Participate in organisation-wide meetings, activities and processes, and develop internal contacts, networks and interactions as appropriate
  • Actively participate in events and other functions to represent the client
  • Carry out other duties as required

Person Specification – Essential skills and experience:

  • A relevant marketing qualification
  • Experience of using Google Analytics and managing PPC campaigns
  • Excellent knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Outlook etc)
  • Excellent and proven copy-writing and proof-reading skills
  • Superior people management and customer service skills, and the ability to manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Highly organised, self-motivated, competent and can use own initiative
  • Ability to thrive within a fast-paced team environment and to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills, including first class spoken English

Desirable qualifications:

  • Work experience within an auction house, gallery or business related to the arts