Marketing Executive - EGX

Games Jobs - Marketing - Brighton

Job Title Marketing Executive - EGX
Job Category Marketing Manager,Marketing Assistant,Brand / Product Manager
Job Description EGX are looking for an accomplished and passionate Marketing Executive to join the Gamer Network events team.

You’ll be an all-rounder that can take ownership of the implementation of integrated, multichannel, results-driven marketing campaigns for some of the world’s biggest gaming events including EGX and EGX Rezzed.

The role is the perfect opportunity for an individual to make their mark in this fast-paced and dynamic company. Ideally with experience of both B2C and B2B brand marketing, the individual would be a high calbire, self-motivated marketeer, copywriter and campaign planner with strong analytical and presentation skills.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Implement and measure marketing campaigns to increase attendance, ticket sales and awareness of our events.
  • Work on co-promotion deals with our event exhibitors and sponsors to maximise the opportunities for all parties.
  • Leverage our website brands, including planning house ad campaigns and cross-promotional opportunities.
  • Drive growth of our brands across all channels and provide measurement, insight and reporting to influence where we focus our efforts.
  • Measure and benchmark our competitors' performance.
  • Raise the profile of the events and brands through PR, co-marketing deals, award nominations and media opportunities.
  • Create and present regular research and commercial surveys to support the business.
  • Secure and execute partnerships to further the reach and awareness of our events.

Required Skills and Experience:
  • Self starter that can work closely with the entire events team, internal departments and external partners to define and deliver the strategy.
  • Demonstrable experience of hands-on marketing for digital brands and be able to provide a portfolio of impressive work.  
  • A keen understanding of and a passion for digital marketing trends and innovation is essential.
  • Proving you also have strong qualitative and quantitative analytical skills is essential, including a good understanding of consumer insight tools such as Google Analytics.
  • A proven track record in building brands and devising and managing successful marketing campaigns is a must.
  • Strong strategic and creative skills as well as the ability to measure and analyse all activity against agreed KPIs.

Desirable Skills and Experience:
  • Knowledge of the games industry, with a personal interest and passion for the sector.
  • An interest in the technology, entertainment and lifestyle sector in general.


About Gamer Events

Gamer Events, part of Gamer Network, is the producer of the UK’s premiere video games events including EGX and its more indie game-focussed sibling EGX Rezzed.

Both events feature playable pre-release games on both PC and console, developer sessions by well known games designers and the opportunity to chat with developers on the show floor. 

Additional features include eSports, cosplay, tabletop games and more.
Please visit www.egx.net and www.gamer-network.net for more information.

Apply!

If you have any relevant commercial experience in an events role, and are interested in joining the team, we'd love to hear from you.

Contact us by emailing careers@gamer-network.net with a CV and cover note, or applying below.
Salary Based on Experience
Location Brighton
Job Category Marketing
Date posted 09/05/2018
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Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Gamer Network using their internal reference EGXMarExec.
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