Join our Team – Digital Marketing Executive – The Historic Dockyard, Chatham – HQ

Are you looking for a role where you can really make a difference? A role where you will need to work to your own initiative with great attention to detail?

We are currently recruiting a Digital Marketing Executive who will need all of these qualities and more to really advance in this role and make it their own, while ensuring all business needs are met.

What is the role?

The Digital Marketing Executives role is to promote the capabilities and brand values of Ward Security Ltd. Raising brand awareness to attract more customers to buy from the company whilst retaining our existing customers. You will be required to work with our Marketing partner, to deliver on marketing plans with specific objectives across different channels, verticals and service lines.

Job Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Run the social media accounts
  • Schedule the posts (work on this together with our marketing partner, but responsible for making sure we stay on schedule)
  • Create content for the posts, this will include:
  • Writing copy
  • Taking photos or footage (going to locations as well as gathering info from internal stakeholders)
  • Editing photos & videos
  • Creating Blog and Vlog content
  • All content must follow brand guidelines (tone of voice, style of photography)
  • Monitor competitor social media accounts and inform of interesting news and initiatives
  • Liaise with Ward Security colleagues over content marketing
  • Create, maintain and conduct analytics reporting across multiple platforms
  • Research and analysis of market trends
  • Monitoring and researching competitors
  • Liaison with our marketing partner to ensure aligned media output
  • Writing and delivering content and social media plans in conjunction with our marketing partner
  • Plan and implement multi-platform digital marketing campaigns to support business development
  • Conduct market research
  • Support email marketing campaigns

This job description is not exhaustive and you may be required to carry out duties other than those specified.

Why work for us?

Well apart from joining our friendly team we offer 28 days annual leave including Bank Holiday’s, Pension and Life Assurance subject to qualifying service. We also offer a Cycle to work Salary Sacrifice scheme.

Perkbox – Working in partnership with Perkbox, all employees are offered a range of benefits, from retailer discounts, cinema tickets, wellness and gym membership and many other fantastic benefits for you to enjoy.

Our office is located in The Historic Dockyard along the river front, with free parking and a modern break area with all facilities to really make the most of your lunch.

Who we are:

Ward Security provides security services solutions to a range of UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.  We also offer security approved qualifications training through our Training Academy.

With over 1000 employees operating nationally we seek the best talent to uphold our vision to be the most trusted Security Partner in the UK.

Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

We will need your current CV and you can upload this on your online application form and send this to quoting the Job Reference.

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What experience, skills and experience do I need?

  • Able to engage existing and potential clients, as well as colleagues
  • Great communication with target audiences and building relationships
  • Attention to detail
  • Time management to meet pressing deadlines
  • Organisation and planning skills
  • Creativity and an innovative approach
  • Ability to work on own initiative but engage as a team member across the business
  • Effective communicator at all levels
  • A self-starter with a ‘get it done’ approach
  • A curious mind and natural explorer to keep Ward Security at the forefront of our clients minds.

Ward Security are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. This achievement means Ward Security meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security commits to our people’s wellbeing and health as a MIND Silver (Achieving Impact) Award holder.

Ward Security is an approved HABC Training Centre to deliver security recognised training qualifications in:

  • Level 2 Working as a Security Officer in the Private Security Industry
  • Level 2 Working as a Door Supervisor in the Private Security Industry
  • Level 2 Award for Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance) in the Private Security Industry

Read more about our training courses we offer @