Our goals - Your path

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Marketing Executive to join our Sika UK Marketing Team

Site Based at Sika Leeds. 

Exciting challenge

As we enter an exciting new phase of growth, Sika UK Distribution is seeking an experienced Marketing Executive to support the development and execution of effective marketing strategies to promote our market leading, innovative, construction sector offer.

Purpose of the Role

This role is responsible for developing and executing Sika UK’s Distribution integrated marketing strategy. Ensuring we resonate with our audiences to drive business results in collaboration with Target Market Sealing & Bonding and Target Market Building Finishing.

The Opportunity

We offer an exciting position to deliver best practice marketing, as follows:

  • Working closely with the Marketing Manager to implement and develop the strategic marketing campaigns.
  • Implement the development of our Content Toolkit, such as video, digital marketing assets, brochures, flyers, advertisements, Point of Sale, event assets and much more.
  • Manage the execution of social media with the delivery of targeted authentic content to engage with customers and increase brand awareness
  • In collaboration, support the associated event program such as trade shows, product launches, and promotional events.
  • Support the end-to-end customer journey to ensure we achieve excellence in putting the customer first.
  • Support understanding our market through desk-based research and market analysis.  
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to build integrated ways of working to ensure the marketing strategies align with the overall business goals.

The Rewards:

You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, and a sweep of great benefits. We pride ourselves on our total reward package:

  • Holiday 25 days rising to 28 days with service, plus bank holidays
  • Flexible working around a core hours working pattern
  • A company pension contribution of up to 10%
  • Private healthcare for you, with option to add family
  • Group life cover at 6x your annual salary
  • Global Income Protection (PHI)
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Staff discount platform and Cycle to Work scheme
  • Dedicated Service Awards for reaching key milestones
  • Selected discounted Sika products

The Support

Sika fosters trustful and respectful working relationships - welcoming ideas, contribution and encouraging ongoing development. Within this role you can look forward to working directly within a small team, as well as a wider Marketing team across the UK. This is a diverse role with the opportunity to work and learn alongside a local and global team of experts within a variety of functions where knowledge transfer is part of our everyday culture.

The Skills:

Sika offers a significant commitment to professional and personal development from day one, including a comprehensive local, product knowledge and leadership development initiatives complimented by a global Sika Business School offering.

We are keen to speak to candidates who are driven by delivering integrated marketing campaigns. Drop us a line if you have: strong content and digital skills, excellent writing skills, if you are structured and methodical and able to multi-task.

The Future:

The opportunity to progress within a global company across a variety of business areas. 

Your expertise - Our strength

  • Min 2-3 years’ experience in a similar role with a Business / Marketing degree and/or CIM qualification
  • Solid understanding of digital marketing and ability to deliver integrated campaigns
  • IT Literate (word, PowerPoint, excel)
  • Good analytical and evaluation skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong creative outlook

Going Beyond. Together.

If you would like to see where you'll be working. Check out our new office! https://www.liquidesign.co.uk/sika-modern-office-design/

About Sika

Sika is a specialty chemicals company with a leading position in the development, production and distribution of systems and products for waterproofing, bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing, and protecting in the building sector and motor vehicle industry. Sika has subsidiaries in 101 countries around the world and manufactures in over 300 factories. With more than 33,500 employees generating annual sales of CHF 10.49 billion in 2022.