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Data & Digital Marketing Manager

Do you love data?  Do you like the idea of working in ecommerce?  This is an exciting opportunity to play a rewarding, varied, and hands-on role in a high calibre team. You will be responsible for refining and extending both our existing marketing activities and also website UX.

The Company 

  • SpeedyBooker is an online bookings and software business located in the centre of beautiful Bury St Edmunds, with ambitious plans for the future. 

  • We own and operate several bookings websites focusing on accommodation and activities. They include speedybooker.com, universityrooms.com, britainsfinest.co.uk, monasteries.com, fishpal.com, and beachhuts.com.  

  • Our booking engine, internally developed over ten years, also powers third party websites which use our technology. 

  • We are building a property management system (PMS) to provide our properties with additional tools 

  • Our mission is to be our customers’ and vendors’ favourite booking platform/PMS, whilst supporting the environment. 

  • We aim to hire the highest calibre people. Our principles are to: 

- Innovate. Contribute ideas to continually enhance the websites and admin system.

- Work as a team. Be willing to offer help, humble to accept it, be disciplined not to cut corners, be honest, respectful, selfless to seek the best for the company not yourself or your group.

- Seize the opportunity. Always look to learn and improve, be positive, be proactive not reactive, be passionate and tenacious to achieve incredible results, and enjoy yourself! 

  • Please see speedybooker.com for more information. 

 

Responsibilities and Duties 

This is an exciting opportunity to play a rewarding, varied, and hands-on role in a high calibre team. You will be directly responsible for refining and extending our existing B2C marketing activities, including: 

  • Google Ads and Bing Ads plus remarketing 

  • Meta-search (e.g. Google Hotel Ads and Trivago) partnerships 

  • Search engine optimisation 

  • Email marketing 

  • Sponsored social media 

  • The B2B marketing element will be limited to begin with, but may grow.You will use Google Analytics to assess the success of our marketing activities. 

You will lead monthly meetings where the team will be updated on recent marketing progress and initiatives, and brainstorm new ideas. 

You will work on a mixture of weekly and monthly reports. You will manage our PR company and content writers, and report to the Founder/Director. 

Qualifications and Skills 

Must have: 

  • an analytical mind with attention to detail; 

  • IT skills including Excel; 

  • comfortable producing numerical reports and working with data; 

  • highly organised; 

  • motivated and willing to go the extra mile to get a job done well; 

  • envisage building a long-term career within the company; 

  • a positive person who will get on well with our team. 

Nice to have / can be learned: 

  • Google Ads; 

  • Google Analytics; 

  • Search Engine Optimisation; 

  • Social media marketing campaigns; 

  • Email campaigns; 

  • Statistical analysis; 

  • Photoshop; 

  • Camtasia. 

 

Benefits 

  • Opportunity to join at an early stage a profitable ecommerce/software business with exciting growth plans for the future. 

  • Above industry average salary (£26,000 to £40,000, dependent on experience) plus 10% on target bonus plus pension contributions.  Potential for equity in the future.

  • Modern Office on Cornhill in the centre of Bury St Edmunds. 

  • Free car parking. 

  • Bonus scheme. 

  • Paid for training. 

  • Company events & social time. 

  • You will be joining a twenty-strong team of fun and hard-working sales people, account managers, and software developers. 

 

Start date:  as soon as possible

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent 

Location: central Bury St Edmunds, free car parking, some remote working possible.