Opportunities for permanent roles in a range of business sectors

Sookio is hiring! Sales & Marketing Executive

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing digital marketing agency and help us grow even more! It’s a new role where you will really be able to make your mark.

About the role

Full-time, though part-time considered (minimum 28 hours).

£19 to £26k pro rata depending on experience.

Responsibilities (sales)

Supporting our Director, who will continue to focus on overall business development. We need someone in a supportive role who can keep things organised, efficient and effective.

  • Updating our CRM with new leads, tasks and opportunities - and following up

  • Developing and executing a simple sales strategy, including target setting and monthly reporting on sales and marketing activity

  • Helping prepare quotes and in-depth proposals

  • Chasing the occasional unpaid invoice

Responsibilities (marketing)

We like to put our money where our mouth is when it comes to digital marketing, which means our own social media channels and blog content are very strong.

You’ll be reporting to our Communications Manager, ensuring our content continues to engage and delight. Key responsibilities include:

  • Building a marketing plan, covering the blog, social media, and other marketing/ PR activities

  • Spotting opportunities to enter awards, attend networking events and speak at events

  • Content creation: Blog posts, social media posts (paid and organic), email marketing campaigns

  • Attending events and conferences

  • Plus: general admin support such as answering the phone, ordering office sundries, organising parties for clients

About Sookio

Based on Cambridge’s lively Mill Road, we’re an award-winning digital marketing agency known for our expertise in content – that’s content creation such as copywriting, social media campaigns, video and design, coupled with expert strategy and training.

We work predominantly in the education, tech, healthcare and science sectors, along with professional service firms in legal and insurance. This means everyone from the University of Cambridge, global property giant JLL and Government Digital services to innovative startups in the Cambridge tech cluster in data science, creative apps and medical devices.

This rich mix means that every day is different at Sookio! Every project is different, every client is different, the industry is always changing. It’s agency life, and we love it.

You should apply if you…

  • are sales focused, persistent but friendly, and want to play a pivotal role in the growth of an already thriving business

  • prefer a focus on digital marketing to print advertising and cold calling

  • enjoy being part of a small team in a collaborative, creative environment

  • have excellent standards of English (we create content for clients, so this is essential)

  • are an adept juggler who takes pride in being organised

Experience in these tools would be a bonus but you can pick them up quickly if not.

  • Mailchimp, Capsule CRM and Xero

  • Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Google Suite: Gmail, Calendar

  • Social media platforms and tools

What we offer

  • A competitive salary and bonus scheme in the offing

  • On-site parking (for the immediate future)

  • Pension scheme

  • 28 days holiday

  • Opportunities to attend events and training to support your development

  • Creative working environment in central Cambridge 

Apply today!

Deadline: Monday 24 June.

No recruitment agencies please!