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Marketing Promotions Executive, Norwich

Brand: Archant

Location: Norwich (Head Office)

Closing date: Aug. 19, 2019

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This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a qualification in marketing/advertising or a marketing assistant who is looking to broaden their experience. Your great communication skills and ideas will be used to work with local businesses and create promotions that will enhance their brand, boost our audience engagement and please the communities we serve using our well-loved media brands EDP/Evening News, Norfolk Life magazine etc.

With a strong emphasis on marketing promotions and ecommerce you will meet with retailers, businesses and organisations to create ideas that will drive more customers to them and boost their brand. Ideas might include discounts, BOGOF promotions, events, voucher codes, offers, sponsorships, competitions and rebates.

It’s an ideas role where you are thinking about what will work for our brands, who are our target audience and what can I do to increase our brand awareness and market their products/event/shop with new and better promotional ideas.

It will also hold responsibility for looking after our online shop selling products through the creation of engaging adverts across our extensive portfolio of publications, websites and social media channels.

The chosen candidate will have:

  • Background or education in digital marketing/advertising (or related)
  • Great interest in marketing and eye-catching promotions
  • Great communication skills and an eye for detail
  • Results-focused approach
  • Ability to generate new and effective ideas
  • Media, promotions, sales, advertising experience/knowledge
  • B2B or B2C face-to-face experience
  • Strong organisation and IT skills
  • A full valid driving licence


  • Salary up to £18,000
  • Company car
  • Full 25 days paid holiday + statutory bank holidays (if full time)
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Archant Gold – matched charity fundraising
  • Give as You Earn – tax-free charity giving scheme
  • Ongoing training and personal performance reviews


If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your CV to

Please note that if you have not been invited in for an interview within two weeks of your application, then you can assume on this occasion that you have been unsuccessful.

We reserve the right to change the closing date at any time during the recruitment process, so please apply asap as we will be dealing with applications as soon as they arrive.

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