Our success is based on our people - fabulous teams in six offices across the South West.
Working in some of the most beautiful areas in the country, we reward our employees for their hard work, passion and commitment - offering a range of staff benefits and development opportunities.
At Marchand Petit Estate Agents our most valuable asset is our people and we are always looking for exceptional members of staff - people who can help us deliver an unprecedented standard of customer service to our clients and customers, help in giving them total support and guiding them professionally and attentively through what can be one of the most important decisions of their lives.
Marchand Petit sells more of the South Hams than any other estate agent and we’d like you to join us.
Due to our ongoing success and plans for expansion, we’re looking for more of the ambitious and dedicated individuals who have helped make us the South Hams’ leading estate agent for more than 30 years.
Reporting to: Managing Director
Hours Per Week: 37.5 hours per week (Full time)
Location: Kingsbridge Office.
As Marketing Executive at Marchand Petit, you will work closely with the board of Directors to develop and implement effective marketing strategies to promote our agency's services and properties. Your role will involve creating engaging marketing materials, managing online and offline marketing campaigns, planning and attending events, and assisting with all other marketing requirements for both the business and its clients. This position requires attention to detail, strong communication skills, and a broad understanding of marketing methods.
Who are Marchand Petit?
Marchand Petit are the South Hams’ leading estate agent and we are known for selling the finest prime coastal, town and country homes in Devon. This role is an opportunity to protect and develop our strong brand and reputation, whilst developing new ways to market the business that will continue to set us apart.
The following list provides a good indication of the duties required, however it is not exhaustive, and we reserve the right to make changes as appropriate.
1. Marketing Strategy and Campaigns:
· Collaborate with the Managing Director to create comprehensive marketing strategies aligned with business goals and budgets
· Plan and execute marketing campaigns across various channels, such as digital, print, and social media.
· Monitor campaign performance, analyse data, and provide insights to optimize marketing efforts.
2. Content Creation:
· Create compelling and engaging content for marketing materials, including brochures, social media posts, direct mailers and email campaigns.
· Ensure consistency in messaging, branding, and quality of content across all marketing channels.
3. Online Presence and Digital Marketing:
· Manage the agency's online presence, including the website, social media platforms, and property listing websites.
· Develop and implement digital marketing strategies to increase brand visibility, generate leads, and drive website traffic.
4. Market Research and Analysis:
· Conduct market research to identify target audiences, market trends, and competitor activities.
· Assist in preparing market reports and presentations to support decision-making processes.
5. Branding and Promotions:
· Assist in maintaining and strengthening the agency's brand identity and image.
· Develop and execute branding initiatives and promotional activities.
· Coordinate with external vendors, such as designers, creative agencies and printers, to produce marketing materials.
6. Events and Networking:
· Assist in organising and participating in events, exhibitions, and networking opportunities to promote the agency and build industry connections.
· Represent the agency in a professional and engaging manner at local and industry-related events.
7. Marketing Administration:
· Maintain accurate records of marketing activities, expenses, and campaign results.
· Assist in budgeting, invoice processing, and tracking marketing expenditures.
· Coordinate with internal teams and external stakeholders to ensure smooth planning and execution of marketing initiatives.
8. Continuous Learning and Industry Awareness:
· Stay updated on industry trends, marketing techniques, and best practices in property marketing.
· Continuously expand knowledge and skills through professional development opportunities.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Previous experience in marketing. Experience in the property industry is preferable, but not a necessity.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Proficiency in creating engaging content for various marketing channels.
- Familiarity with digital marketing platforms, social media, and analytics tools
- Creative thinking and ability to generate innovative marketing ideas with consideration for budgets.
- Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
- Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with internal managers and external agencies
- Proficient in using basic design software and CRM systems
- Willingness to attend local events during weekends on occasion
- Full driving licence
Join our team and contribute to Marchand Petit’s marketing success by implementing effective strategies, creating engaging content, and promoting our services to a wide audience. As a Marketing Executive, you will have the opportunity to showcase your creativity, drive results, and make a significant impact at our agency.
In addition to the above role, we're always keen to hear from exceptional salespeople both with and without industry experience. Knowledge of the South Hams area would be preferable and an impeccable approach to customer service is a must, as is a full driving licence and own vehicle. A passion for property would be ideal, but we can provide all the training you need to create an exciting career in an ever-growing industry, at a company with an unmatched reputation as the South Hams’ property experts.
In return, we can offer:
The beautiful South Hams as your office
Our strong and long-standing reputation as the South Hams' leading estate agent
Full support and training
All property marketing materials including National press coverage in the likes of the Sunday Times, Coast and Devon Life magazine
Property advert listings on all major sites
Six office locations across the South Hams
We move more of the South Hams than any other estate agent; join us in making the forthcoming years our most successful yet.