Marketing Executive (B2B International Events) - Mandarin Speak

Regan & Dean
£25000 - 28000 per annum
16 Jul 2018
15 Aug 2018
Regan & Dean Recruitment Ltd
Event Marketing
Full Time
Contract Type
Are you a fluent Mandarin / English speaker with 2+ years of marketing experience looking for a fab new role involving international travel?

This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside an experienced team marketing international B2B large-scale conferences and events!

The Company

Well established London PCO (Professional Conference Organiser) who deliver amazingly high profile large scale 4-5 day global conferences (circa 10,000 pax + 300 exhibitors) for the energy and oil & gas sectors. London office and friendly and fun team.

The Role

Reporting to the Head of Marketing, this is a superb 10-month FTC for a fluent Mandarin/English speaker to support the team expanding the company's international reach and gaining extensive exposure for their B2B international conference. A challenging and varied marketing role aiming to maximise delegate attendance by creating imaginative marketing content, maintaining a consistent event branding to reach the desired target market and delivering innovative campaigns to budget. The position will also involve liaising heavily with media, key partners and suppliers in China and as such the post holder will need to be fluent in Mandarin (written & spoken). The role offers a brilliant opportunity for a marketing executive to develop new skills and grow your career in a creative and lively environment. You will also be required to go on-site to the energy sector global conference in Asia. This contract role starts in July 2018 until May 2019.

Your main responsibilities will include:
  • Assist the Head of Marketing to deliver all marketing activities and produce progress reports
  • Source opportunities and manage a creative advertising campaign working with local TV stations and publications
  • Write copy, proof read and liaise with designers and printers for all marketing material (brochures, flyers, e-newsletters, websites, event stands, promotional gifts)
  • Identify other major industry events and organise stands to promote the conference
  • To research, negotiate and develop relationships with media partners and assist with PR initiates (including writing and distributing press releases)

About You

You'll be a Marketing Executive / Coordinator with 2 years' of B2B marketing experience and a good understanding or interest in large scale conferences and exhibitions. To apply for this role, you MUST be bi-lingual (English & Mandarin) and have excellent attention to detail. You need to be confident to negotiate and communicate with key stakeholders and media partners (phone/email and face-to-face). I am looking for a professional team player who is highly motivated, organised, eager to learn and think on your toes to solve problems quickly and efficiently. You'll need to be creative and have the ability to work to deadlines, manage your time effectively and willing to travel internationally. A "nice to have" would be experience within oil & gas sector but this isn't essential.

Key Requirements:
  • Fluency in written and spoken Mandarin and English is essential
  • Minimum of 2 years' B2B marketing experience
  • Experience working on B2B events is highly advantageous but not essential
  • Knowledge of conferencing, exhibitions or B2B events
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills (both writing and verbal)
  • Able to travel internationally for events

If you are looking for an opportunity to build your career in marketing and have exposure to large-scale global events…AND travel internationally - this could be a truly fab role for you!

If your experience matches the key requirements and responsibilities as listed above, please click "Apply" now.s

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