Job Title: Marketing and Sales Executive
Location: Solihull
Start Date: June 2017
Contact: 0121 651 1125
Salary: £24,000 OTE (£18,500 basic)
Full Time: Monday - Friday 8.30 - 17.00

About iKnow Church

iKnow Church is part of the UK’s largest Christian Software Company, working with well over 1,000 churches around the country.

We’ve grown every year since 2002 and as we expand we are looking for new people to join our team as we work with more churches and organisations around the UK.

Description

This vacancy is for someone who wants to build strong relationships with churches and see them fully benefit from using our software. It is for someone who is friendly, passionate and desires to make a difference.

Our website creation software and admin software is used and loved by churches, as well as schools, businesses and charities and we want as many organisations to benefit from the ease of use of our platforms. The successful candidate will soon love our software and then be promoting it and showing the benefits of using our Church Edit software and our iKnow Church software.

Both products are market leaders within the UK.  We are looking for someone who can also bring new ideas as we seek to continue to work with more churches.

If you can see yourself in this role then you will also help manage the content for sales websites, social media and produce mail, e-mail and other forms of marketing material when required. You will be part of the team answering sales calls as they come into our offices. Leads which are generate or passed on to you will need to be followed up in a professional and timely manner, building up a relationship with prospects which will continue once they become clients.  We have a team of developers working on new features for our software, so you would also keep clients up to date and informed of all the exciting new additions we add.

Key Responsibilities:

  • generate and follow up on leads
  • ensuring leads can access trials of our software
  • providing 1-2-1 web demos if required
  • promoting and demoing software through live webinars
  • build up good relationships with new clients
  • follow up with new clients after their site has gone live
  • respond to sales queries for all our products (email/telephone queries)
  • promote the products at exhibitions
  • assist Marketing and Sales manager in planning and developing marketing material (websites,
  • leaflet, social media, exhibition, direct marketing)
  • write copy for sales, press release
  • ensure brands/ products/ company are represented in a professional manner • flexibility to perform other tasks when required.
  • travel to key clients around the UK

Skills and Experience

  • social media
  • excellent spoken and written English
  • confident telephone manner
  • strong background in marketing a product through different media streams • 
  • highly motivated
  • ability to work by themselves and within a team
  • ability to write excellent marketing copy
  • Strong PC/MAC skills

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter to:

iKnow Church
Central Boulevard,
Blythe Valley Business Park, Solihull,
West Midlands, B90 8AJ.
Email copies to careers@iknowchurch.co.uk

We will acknowledge receipt withn 5 working days.