UK MARKETING AND PR EXECUTIVE

Date:2018-5-7 End: 2018-6-30

Overview

This is a new role created to match BYD’s growing success in the important UK market. The job holder will be located in the UK but be part of BYD Europe’s Marketing and PR team based in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. BYD UK is currently active in the electric bus market but other products will follow.

Reports to

Marketing and PR Director, BYD Europe

Works with

UK Country Manager and sales/after sales team

Location

BYD UK HQ, Iver, Buckinghamshire (from Spring 2018)

Role

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,
- providing input for press releases,
- build a relationship with relevant trade media,
- being the ‘go to’ person for the UK sales team on marketing and PR matters and ensure application of promotional guidelines,
- ensure a high-quality experience for visitors to the Iver site
- etc

Attributes

- Language –Fluent English speaker required
- working knowledge of written and spoken Mandarin (desirable but not essential)
- Bachelor degree level education – marketing or communications 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

Summary

A unique opportunity to join one of the world’s largest and fastest growing companies developing and selling a range of new energy, zero emission vehicles. Start at the beginning of an exciting journey which will transform Britain’s air quality!

Contact information

If you would like to know more about this vacancy, please feel free to contact Penny Peng by e-mail: penny.peng@byd.com. You can submit your application by sending an English résumé and cover letter.