The Baltic Exchange is looking for a marketing executive to support the existing City based team. Duties will include promoting the services provided to members and helping them access these benefits including the suite of freight market indices that the Baltic provides for the shipping and freight derivatives markets. The role will also involve developing the Baltic’s social media presence and other communications providing those outside the membership with better awareness of the role fulfilled by the Baltic and supporting the marketing team’s engagement with prospective members.
The marketing team is involved in over 40 events annually around the world, the successful applicant will play an important part in these gatherings both directly organising industry forums and briefings, supporting involvement in external conferences as well as cultivating the many social engagements that the Baltic and our members hold each year.
This varied role offers a unique opportunity to work within the fabric of bulk shipping and freight derivatives. An understanding of shipping markets and experience in marketing would be advantageous though not essential. Candidates should possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, be flexible and have a positive approach.
Candidates will be expected to have:
– previous work experience
– strong organisational skills, ability to prioritise and work on multiple projects across broad range of areas
– good networking skills and interest in the bulk shipping and freight derivatives markets
– knowledge of Microsoft products and all mainstream social media
– an enthusiastic attitude with diplomatic approach
Salary package and benefits in line with experience.
Please reply in strict confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org with your full CV and covering letter.