IDTechEx seek someone in a full time capacity to head up our busy marketing team and enhance the function, from a technical perspective.
The ideal candidate will therefore need to have a STEM degree and a history of working in a STEM environment that would prove relevant to our sectors of expertise, in addition to relevant marketing and management experience.
You will be responsible for helping deliver and evolve our marketing and communications strategy.
The role will see you work on a wide variety of projects including writing content for our numerous social media platforms, blog posts, emails, product pamphlets, PR and related articles that educate and effectively promote our products to our target audience (business development managers, product managers, innovation managers in technical fields) and help enhance our presence in the relevant media.
This will involve keeping up to date and responding to hot/relevant news stories that reference the emerging technology sectors that our business focuses on and developing our users' on-line experience. You will be working closely with our technical analysts to understand the topics that we cover; create relevant industry articles and thrive on communicating the essence of these technology areas in a clear and inspiring way.
There will be opportunities to travel - to assist at the conferences we exhibit at and also at our own events, where you will be encouraged to solicit feedback from customers and drive the development of our products.
This is a challenging role, and to excel you will need to have a passion for both technology and writing, demonstrated through relevant previous experience.
Required key skills:
• proven experience with writing for technical business audiences
• ability to understand and explain technology concepts and procedures in plain English and in compelling ways
• excellent communication skills and customer facing ability
• highly organised, able to handle and prioritise multiple concurrent projects
• self-motivated, proactive; committed team player with previous management experience
please send your CV, a covering letter and some examples of your work to firstname.lastname@example.org