UK MARKETING AND PR EXECUTIVE, BYD EUROPE

Date:2019-01-19 End: 2019-03-31

LLocation: London, United Kingdom

Description

A revolution is underway on our streets with a transition from polluting petrol and diesel powered vehicles to zero emission electric power. You could help lead the charge by joining BYD, one of the world’s largest and fastest growing new energy vehicle companies. We are not well known yet but that will change fast as our journey transforms Britain’s air quality!

The role is located in the UK and is part of BYD Europe’s Marketing and PR team managed from Rotterdam, the Netherlands. BYD UK is currently active in the electric bus market but other products will follow soon.

Reports to Marketing and PR Director, BYD Europe and works with the UK Country Manager and sales/after sales team. Location: BYD UK HQ, Iver, Buckinghamshire

Main Duties and responsibilities:

The role is to deliver the high-profile promotion of BYD’s corporate brand, products and services in the UK which will include assisting in the creation and dissemination of suitable marketing collateral, creating and delivering input for press releases, building a relationship with relevant trade and other media, being the ‘go to’ person for the UK sales team on marketing and PR matters and ensuring the application of promotional guidelines.

Qualifications:

Desirable attributes include fluent English language skills (working knowledge of written and spoken Mandarin helpful but not essential);

bachelor degree level education – marketing or communications focus preferred; work experience in a marketing function, ideally automotive-related;

experience of being involved in running marketing events highly desirable;

clean driving licence;

ability to work without constant supervision – getting the job done is all important!

Salary:

Competitive salary based on experience

Contact information:

How to apply: send CV and contact details to Lin Wang, BYD UK lin.wang@byd.com.