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Marketing & Communications Manager - UK

Marketing & Communications Manager - UK

Karma is on a mission to transform the way the world thinks about food consumption.

We are looking for a highly talented Marketing & Communications Manager to help build Karma in the UK. This is a rare opportunity to become a critical member of a rapidly growing, multi-award winning impact startup with the mission to make sure food is never wasted.

As our Marketing & Communications Manager UK your mission to make sure Karma is the most well known food tech brand within the sustainability sector by the end of 2019. This includes maintaining and improving Karma’s public image, and to deliver local and nationwide awareness of the company’s business in order to attract new users and retailers to the platform.

You’ll also take full responsibility for all external communications in the UK, may it be in social media, in press or on a flyer given out in the streets. You’ll be working from our office in London and will report directly to the General Manager in the UK. To help you in your work you have our Senior Marketing Manager and Creative Content Designer to collaborate with, both working out of our HQ in Sweden.

Read on to learn more about the role, or apply now!

Responsibilities:

Primary responsibilities

  • Overall:
    • Work together with the Senior Marketing Manager and Global PR manager to adapt and implement marketing and PR plans to increase brand awareness and recognition for Karma in UK
    • Develop and execute campaigns to boost brand and business awareness in UK amongst buyers and sellers
    • Write copy for all initiatives in UK, including marketing, sales and internal communication
    • Oversee external communication in UK to ensure consistency with the brand strategy
    • Communicate new features, accomplishments and/or points of view to the public
    • Handle print and multimedia production projects (e.g. ads, graphics, photos, imagery, video)
  • Social Media:
    • Update, maintain and grow the company's social media presence with relevant and engaging content
    • Respond to messages and comments received on social media platforms in a timely and appropriate manner
  • Partnership marketing
    • Help manage restaurant and grocery store partners and execute their communication plans so that they launch with Karma successfully and continue to drive order volume
    • Lead marketing partnerships with the main purpose to boost brand awareness and recognition in UK
  • PR:
    • Support the PR Manager and field media questions, write press releases and pitch stories to the media
    • Measure and analysing PR/Brand activities and media coverage

Secondary responsibilities

  • Analyze market trends and identify how our brand is currently positioned in the market
  • When agreed with management or direct supervisor, the Communications Manager UK might hire and manage freelance copywriters, graphic designers and others.

The Ideal Candidate

Your background and previous experience

  • Degree in marketing, PR, communications or similar
  • 3-4+ years relevant experience, either commercial or agency experience
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written
  • Excellent English writing skills who enjoys content creation
  • Proven track record in making things happen - delivering results quickly and efficiently
  • Experience in a high growth consumer oriented startup is a plus

Who you are

  • You understand the different types of customer acquisition channels – including:
    • Owned Media: Email, Facebook, Twitter, Apps
    • Paid: Ads (Mobile, Web, Video, TV, Radio, SEM, Affiliate), Sponsorships
    • Earned Media: SEO, PR, Word of Mouth
  • Able to work and deliver results autonomously
  • Exhibit high degrees of creativity to support ideation of PR and communication campaigns
  • A self-starter with a proactive can-do attitude that’s comfortable with constant change
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment
  • Skilled at planning, organizing, prioritizing and executing simultaneous projects and activities at once.
  • Can prioritize high impact activities and keep complicated projects moving forward
  • Great communication skills with a passion for building strong relationships
  • Understanding of the social media landscape and content that works on the key channels - Facebook and Instagram
  • Ability to influence and manage multiple internal and external stakeholders

 

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Workplace Culture

We love to accomplish goals together, celebrate our victories, support one another, gather for breakfast, hold events for friends and family, play games and have the occasional beer or two! We want to foster a karmazing atmosphere!

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