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"The most professional recruitment agency I've ever worked with. Robert Scott was extremely proactive and send me a detailed briefing before each interview, ensuring I was well prepared. He actually took the time to understand me and made an effort to match me with companies that were suited to my skills, experience and values."

Danny Bermant

Marketing Executive

Description of Marketing Executive

Marketing executives (or marketing officers and marketing managers) are responsible for growing a brand and communicating with it's audiences. Marketing executive tasks vary depending on the company and the function of the role within a company. Many marketing executives can expect to dip their feet in:

  • Campaign Planning
  • Integrated Marketing
  • PR
  • Distribution & Sales
  • Advertising
  • Sponsored & Paid/Biddables
  • Research
  • Awareness

Marketing Executive Salaries

According to Glassdoor (2018) the average marketing executive salary is around £25,000 - and can reach as high as £34,000 depending on seniority and experience. Marketing graduates can often earn greater levels than normal starting ones, but many marketing roles offer a commission scheme - with scope to earn more.

What makes a good marketing executive?

A good marketing executive is not only organized, but incredibly driven - they need to never settle and always be looking to improve a brand's offering. Any role in brand growth needs.

Marketing execs need great communication skills, having to liaise with multiple departments, and must be experts on the ins-and-outs of their chosen industry.

Looking to hire marketing executives?

Aaron Wallis are industry experts in marketing recruitment, with offices all over the UK. We'll assign you a dedicated account manager and tailor our process to you - all back up by a 12 month rebates scheme.

Feel free to submit a vacancy with us, or call us on 01908 061 400 for a free consultation.

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Rob Scott - Aaron Wallis

by Rob Scott

Managing Director

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About the author

Rob Scott

Rob is the Managing Director of Aaron Wallis Sales Recruitment, a national recruitment agency specialising in sourcing sales and marketing staff for businesses across a broad range of commercial sectors. Before setting up Aaron Wallis, Rob spent ten years at a specialist Sales and Marketing recruitment division of a £0.5BN recruitment group, leaving in 2007 as Marketing & Sales Director to establish Aaron Wallis.
With over 26 years of experience in sales recruitment, Rob is a History graduate with an MBA (Merit) and a PgCert in Management Practice.  In 2007, 2009 and 2013, Rob conducted the most extensive surveys of sales professionals in the UK and is a trusted authority in the sales industry. From guiding employers through the recruitment process to helping candidates find their dream job, Rob's advice has been quoted in leading publications such as the FT, Business Insider, Forbes and The Independent, as well as OnRec, which hosts The Online Recruitment Awards every year.