Marketing Executive Industrial Placement

by Tech Data

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Deadline: 28th January 2022
Salary: £18,000
Length: Placement Year (10 Months+)
Roles: Information Technology, Marketing
Location: South East
City: Basingstoke

Marketing Executive

We are currently looking for 2 Marketing Executives to join our thriving Marcomms team for a 1-year placement at Tech Data. These roles will include events/communications, digital and programmes.

Job Purpose:

Tech Data provide marketing services on an ‘agency’ basis to more than 100 of the world’s leading IT Technology vendors such as Microsoft, Apple, Google, HP and Cisco. We connect our vendor partners to our reseller partners through the use of creative, innovative and programmatic marketing to help them deliver the technology needed to support their customers business needs. Essentially, we make connections happen.

Through the full range of the marketing mix, our Marketing Executives work with numerous stakeholders to deliver customer communications to agreed timelines, quality and budgets using a variety of tactics, including across our digital, event, social and sales activation channels, on behalf of Tech Data and our partners.


  • Partner with Vendor Marketing team in the execution of marketing plans for their Partners
  • Manage integrated marketing campaigns from briefing to execution through to reporting within set timelines and budget
  • Support the Marcomms department to run as a profit centre on the services it provides to its business partners and customers – gaining useful experience in running a business within a business.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with preferred suppliers and internal teams
  • Act as a Marketing Services execution advisor to the business.

Knowledge Skills and Experience:

  • Have an understanding of the principles of marketing and be keen to work in a team tasked with managing campaigns for some of the world’s biggest vendors.
  • Highly organised and have strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work autonomously, take responsibility for projects and be able to work well within a cross-functional team.
  • Able to work effectively in a multi-tasking environment across a range of tools.
  • Able to communicate clearly both orally and in writing
  • Able to evaluate and make recommendations to enhance campaigns, service offering and process
  • Able to interact openly and directly with stakeholders, suppliers and peers.
  • Possess a high degree of passion for marketing and delivering excellence.

About Tech Data

Tech Data Corporation is one of the world’s largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value-added services enable 125,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users in more than 100 countries. Tech Data generated $36.8 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2018. It is ranked No. 83 on the Fortune 500® and has been named one of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” for nine consecutive years.

Companies like HP, Apple, Cisco. Samsung and Microsoft – and hundreds of others – depend on Tech Data to bring many of their products to market. Without a distribution function, supported by a wide range of technical and business support services, many products you use would never find their way to market, and odds are that the hardware and software in your home or office has passed through our warehouses on its way to market.

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