We are Pearson, the world’s leading education company. Our purpose is to improve the lives of others through learning. We are over 30,000 people strong and we operate across over 80 countries. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better.
We are looking for a positive, creative and driven Marketing Exec/Assistant to join our Higher Education Marketing Team. You will be responsible for managing marketing campaigns for our English Language Teaching (ELT) products and services. You customers will include educators within universities, colleges and language schools across the UK and Ireland.
You will working closely with the local field and telesales teams to grow Pearson market share and enhance brand awareness across this diverse and exciting market. The role will also develop relationships with key associations and retailers to increase Pearson’s impact at events and in the wider market and liaise with authors from around the world to create a first-class series of campaigns to generate leads and new revenues.
Don’t worry if some of this seems alien. You do not have to have any education experience to succeed in this role. We will help to bring you up to speed - but we do like to hire people who have affection or interest in education, and want to join our mission to improve the lives of learners we have the privilege to support though our content and services.
This is a role that supports a well-defined campaign plan focused on a diverse market and it is important that the individual can contribute to the day-to-day business processes that underpin campaign execution.
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate:
● Prior experience in a marketing exec/assistant level role
● Creative flair that brings a product proposition to life through messaging, campaign mix and experiential opportunities for internal teams and customers
● Attention to detail in the careful management of data and title information being shared to colleagues and customers
● Confidence in putting forth proposals for alternative working practices to ensure resources are optimized and processes are reviewed and updated, as required.
● Excellent communication and networking skills, a team player and ability to deal with stakeholders at different levels of seniority.
● The ability to be proactive in a busy environment, a self-starter who can work autonomously to drive projects forward, with confidence.
More great things about working here….
We’ll expect a lot and we know you’ll do great work, so we give a lot back with some of the best benefits in the business. We know that one size doesn’t fit all so our workplace programs meet the different needs of our diverse teams, and their families too. There is a range of options, too many to list here, but when you join you can expect:
Making a greater impact is easy at Pearson. Get involved in our I Made an impACT campaign by volunteering, giving and sharing, or sign up to an event in our Diversity & Inclusion calendar, and check out one of our many Wellbeing at Work initiatives. Just like learning, working here can provide discovery, challenge, inspiration and wonder.
If we sound like a good match for you, or maybe for a friend, we’d love to receive an application. Find out more about how learning makes us, at www.pearson.com.#LI-MR2
Primary Location: GB-GB-Harlow
Work Locations: GB-Harlow-Kao Park Kao Park London Rd Harlow CM17 9NA
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: May 24, 2018
Job Unposting: Jun 15, 2018
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1804590
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.