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Marketing Executive

Date: 25-Nov-2022

Location: Farnborough, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Working in a busy marketing team, this is the perfect job for someone who wants to develop their marketing skills across a range of different activities. Supporting the Global Marketing Team, reporting to the Global Senior Marketing Manager, this role covers a wide range of responsibilities and would suit someone who likes variety and a fast pace of work.

This role supports the delivery of multiple marketing campaigns and tasks including content creation (video, blogs, podcasts), driving social media engagement, optimising the website, analysing marketing data and supporting events. With a focus on technology and innovative products and services, the company operates in a variety of interesting market sectors both in the UK and internationally. The role is a hybrid one, with regular visits to the Farnborough campus and the opportunity to travel to other sites to deliver projects.


Knowledge, skills and Personal Qualities Required:
• Ability to support the build of marketing plans and deliver marketing campaigns and analysing results
• Ability to multi-task and work to tight deadlines, with high levels of accuracy and attention to detail
• Passionate about everything marketing, with keen interest in new technologies, platforms and channels
• Excellent communicator and creative thinker, with an ability to use both data and intuition to inform decisions
• Good interpersonal skills and stakeholder management

• Comfortable dealing with senior stakeholders and providing consultancy

Key Accountabilities:
• Work with the Group Senior Marketing Manager to develop marketing plans
• Support the delivery of marketing and campaign activity to drive traffic, engagement and leads
• Work with the Digital Team to deploy content through the website and digital channels
• Analyse the impact and effectiveness of all marketing activity to help inform future plans and engagement
• Work with Group Senior Marketing Manager to create and commission content for different channels (events, social media, website, intranet) to enhance engagement with key audience groups
• Ensure all content and collateral aligns to QinetiQ corporate messaging and represents the brand in the most effective way
• Support and attend events where required, and help with creating messages and collateral
• Keep up to date with the latest trends in marketing, sharing this with the wider team to continuously improve engagement

• Deputise for Senior Marketing Manager part-time as needed

Qualifications and Experience:
• Degree level educated or equivalent working experience
• 2+ years’ experience in marketing, B2B/corporate experience preferred  
• Demonstrable experience working in a complex stakeholder environment, with good relationship management skills
• Experience of managing external agencies, contractors, designers and content producers
• Experience of editing and updating web content and analysing web analytics
• Experience of deploying social media campaigns
• Experience of testing messaging and campaign activity to improve engagement


Why join QinetiQ?

As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there’s never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success is our appetite for innovation and having the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges.

You’ll experience a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, you’ll get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems in an diverse and inclusive environment where you can be authentic, feel valued and realise your full potential. Read more about our diverse and inclusive workplace culture here.  

Joining QinetiQ offers you an opportunity to work on a broad range of interesting defence-based projects with vast career progression across a global organisation in addition to competitive personal and professional benefits.  You’ll receive a highly competitive salary and benefits package: our basic salaries are very attractive as we constantly review what’s happening in the market. The range of benefits that we offer include, adaptive and flexible working, generous holiday entitlements, Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance and much more. 

About QinetiQ

As a company of over 6,000 dedicated professionals, we are a world-centre of excellence in research and development and act as a catalyst for fast-track innovation, offering outstanding experimentation facilities, and technical, engineering and scientific expertise. QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Come and find out how you can play a role.

Please note that many roles in QinetiQ are subject to national security vetting. Applicants that already hold the appropriate level of vetting may be able to transfer it upon appointment, subject to approval. A number of roles are also subject to restrictions on access to information that mean factors such as nationality, previous nationalities held and the country in which you were born may have an effect on the roles that you can be employed in.