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Mars UK • United Kingdom

E-Commerce Marketing Executive

Employment type:  Full time

1–2 days/week at home

Core hours 11–3

Dog friendly

Job Description

Job Description:

E-Commerce Marketing Executive - 12 Months Fixed Term

Job Description

  • Being a Mars Associate is all about opportunity. The opportunity to do the kind of challenging, interesting work that shapes the world’s best-loved brands. To work with real purpose, supported by talented, friendly people from all sorts of different backgrounds. And to access the tools, training, and experience you need to have a positive impact on our business, on the planet, and, most importantly, on your own career. Being a Mars Associate is more than a job. It’s the opportunity to start your tomorrow, today.

Job Description:

The purpose of this role is to tailor dog & cat marketing strategies for online shoppers to ensure we reach relevant target audiences and create the demand for our ranges effectively and efficiently.

Working alongside our existing Retail Marketing, sales & category team you will be identifying opportunities for growth and activating global strategies within the UK and Ireland.

What are we looking for?

  • High level of pro-activeness and willingness to take responsibility
  • Experience In managing 3rd party agencies.
  • Advanced skills In MS Office (specifically Excel & PowerPoint)
  • Analytical and result driven mindset
  • Retail marketing experience is a plus

What will be your key responsibilities?

  • Develop an annual activation plan with relevant Key Account Managers to incorporate and track aligned dog & cat promotional/campaign strategies from the annual marketing calendar. Consider Vet team activations in this plan for collaboration opportunities.
  • Present and share digital campaign activation plans to internal associates, leadership team and attend customer meetings either online or in-person to sell in the opportunities and build relationships.
  • Adapt retail marketing assets for best-in-class online execution relevant to your local market – including but not limited to onsite banners, email and social media.
  • Oversee and update internal systems for the e-commerce channel that provide online customers with accurate and useful information and imagery of the Royal Canin portfolio
  • Define objectives and KPI's for all activity and produce a regular e-commerce channel dashboard showing campaign performance and if necessary, propose action required

What can you expect from Mars?

  • Work with over 130,000 diverse and talented Associates, all guided by The Five Principles.
  • Join a purpose driven company, where we’re striving to build the world we want tomorrow, today.
  • Best-in-class learning and development support from day one, including access to our in-house Mars University.
  • An industry competitive salary and benefits package, including company bonus.

Skills:

Action Planning, Commercial Acumen, Customer and Market Analysis, Data Collection and Analysis, Numerical Skills, Verbal Communication, Building Creative Partnerships

Competencies:

Communicates Effectively, Drives Results, Action Oriented, Plans and Aligns, Ensures Accountability, Customer Focus, Tech Savvy

Disclaimer: Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

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Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Sabbaticals
Enhanced maternity leave – 26 weeks at 90% pay
Enhanced paternity leave – 26 weeks at 90% pay
24 days annual leave + bank holidays
“Pawternity” leave
Pregnancy loss leave
Bank holiday swaps

We asked employees of Mars UK how satisfied they were with flexible working, and this is what they told us

Location
94%
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Hours
91%
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Benefits
84%
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
80%
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
81%
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Autonomy
90%
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Diversity
75%
Employees feel that the diversity is good and there are continued efforts to improve it
Inclusion
78%
Employees feel that the culture supports equity and inclusivity well
Culture
86%
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Mission
84%
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Salary
70%
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring
Working at Mars UK

Company employees

4,000 In the UK

Gender diversity (male:female)

57:43

Office locations

London, Slough, Waltham, Castle Cary, Birstall, Plymouth

Hiring Countries

Brazil
France
Netherlands
United Kingdom
United States
Awards & Achievements

Flexa100 2024

1st – Large companies

Industry awards 2023

Consumer Goods

Flexa100 2023

3rd – Large companies

Industry awards 2022

Retail & Ecommerce