Marketing Placement - UK/I at Micro Focus

Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
Greater London South West
Bracknell and Newbury
Salary Band
£14,000 - £15,999
Role May Involve

About Micro Focus

At Micro Focus we provide our customers with a best-in-class portfolio of enterprise-grade scalable software with analytics built in. We put customers at the center of our innovation and build high quality products that our teams can be proud of.

Through our breadth of solutions, we are uniquely positioned to help our customers solve business problems and deliver against the needs and opportunities of Hybrid IT, from mainframe to mobile to cloud. We’re a pure-play software company –we have a level of focus that other technology companies don’t have, we are designed from the ground up to build, sell and support software.

We also have the strong operational foundation, proven over a combined 40 years of experience, to deliver on our commitments to our customers. Our scale is global—we have the reach and the capabilities to support customers in a global market. We are the 7th largest software company in the world, and the largest technology company listed on the FTSE. With 4,000 employees working on R&D, we can focus on innovating in solving the most complex technology problems for customers.

Marketing Placement - UK/I

Role and Responsibilities:

Working as a member of the UK&I Software marketing team, supporting all field marketing activities including events, digital, and data management. As the year progresses you will have your own projects and budget management responsibilities.

You will be exposed to the full cycle of marketing to sales, including pipeline reviews and attending sales meetings, interacting wit the field and telephone based teams, as well as partnering with the EMEA overlay team and the telemarketing function.

Support marketing activities for the UK&I Software marketing team that include:

  • Event logistics: Physical and virtual – helping to organize and execute events
  • Social Media – sending content to UKI Twitter handle owners as well as uploading to Everyone Social

Create internal communications

  • Inputs for internal Northern Europe software newsletters
  • Create and deliver ad-hoc campaign communications

Administrative responsibilities:

  • Minutes and actions for team meetings
  • Lead uploads – following our systems and processes
  • Reporting campaign response
  • Requesting Purchase Orders and assisting with Budget spend/analysis
  • Updating and maintaining Northern Europe marketing SharePoint and EMEA web sites with details on campaigns

Misc. responsibilities

  • Giveaways and event assets (stands, banners): stock taking, delivery and budget management
  • Local printing requirements

Things you will be involved in

  • Planning
  • Internal communications
  • Systems access and training (SalesForce; Aprimo; SAP; Pardot)
  • Sales meetings
  • Pipeline reviews

Education and Experience Required:

Enrolled in University preferably studying a Marketing Degree or a Business Degree with a Marketing Module.


You will be required to learn about the software portfolio.

Position Location Bracknell & Newbury site with occasional travel to London as required.

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