Digital Marketing Manager

Posted 22 Jun 2020

Verastar Ltd

Sale, Cheshire (Marketing / Products)

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Digital Marketing Manager


£35- £45k (dependant on experience). Monday to Friday ONLY, 9am – 5:30pm (37.5 hours)


Due to the impact of COVID-19, initially this role will be working from home. Once we return to the office we’re located in the heart of Sale Moor Village next to Sale Water Park, only a stone’s throw away from the M60 and just a short 5-minute walk from the Airport Metro Link line and Sale Town Centre.


First established here in South Manchester back in 1998, we specialise in looking after Britain’s small businesses. We’ve gone on to successfully grow to 12 offices across the UK by providing the widest range of essential services, such as telecoms, utilities and insurance, all through our own brands and sister company, The Insurance Octopus.

We don’t stop there, to back up our success we’ve recently been recognised with the following awards;

  • Best Business at the Lanarkshire Business Excellence Awards 2019
  • Mid-Market Business of the Year at The Lloyds Bank National Business Awards 2019
  • Work for Investors in People accredited company


As a Verastar Digital Marketing Manager you will be given massive autonomy to make things happen and a platform to display your skills, determination and energy in a positive way and drive our marketing strategy forward. Initially the role will focus on supporting The Insurance Octopus with opportunities to develop into supporting our other business brands.

Your focus will be:

  • Overall management of our Website, PPC, SEO Content, Email and Social strategy to ensure our in house digital agency teams are aligned to our objectives.
  • Development of our customer journey strategy through intelligent data management and insights, encompassing marketing automation, email campaigns and more.
  • Building and developing relationships with the internal sales division to create, monitor and analyse successful campaigns.
  • Campaign analysis & reporting to drive forward strategic opportunities and maximise ROI.
  • Continuous improvement of all external and internal marketing communications whether this be print or digital.
  • Managing cross-sell campaigns alongside our sister and parent companies as well as assisting in establishing new online partnerships and advertising opportunities.


Previous marketing experience is required with a great grasp of all things digital including PPC, SEO, Social and Email/Marketing automation. You will be an expert in lead generation with experience of using a multitude of different digital tools to improve business and marketing efficiency and effectiveness:

  • Marketing degree, or CIM Educated, with at least 2 years’ experience in a professional service based B2B digital marketing environment.
  • Hands on PPC management and email/marketing automation experience (experience with DotDigital or similar software).
  • Experience in using CMS such as WordPress, landing page software (Instapage), conversion rate optimisation (VWO, Optimizely), Automation (Zapier) and Adobe Creative Cloud.
  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Proven results in a similar environment and able to demonstrate practical application of marketing tools to manage activity
  • Excellent literacy, numeracy and analytical skills – comfortable with Excel, PowerPoint, Word etc.

Are you looking for a new challenge at an award-winning company?if you’re an ambitious and driven digital marketing professional with the experience we’re looking for then look no further as we’re the company for you!


Here at Verastar we believe it's our people, that make us the leading company we are today. To say thanks, we’ll offer a fantastic starting salary with bonus scheme as well as providing amazing on-site facilities, such as parking, free gym and discounted café complete with a bar for after-work drinks.

As well as being a great place to work, we offer impressive benefits too;

  • Social working hours
  • No weekends or bank holidays
  • Fantastic progression opportunities
  • Discounts at 100s of high street and online stores through our Star rewards online platform

Plus, much more - full list of benefits at our careers page:


To join our Verastar family and be part of something special, click apply now.

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