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Brand Executive

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22 days ago
Full time role

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OVO Energy is an independent energy technology company and supplier. The company was launched in 2009. OVO Energy is set ...

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Job Description

We’re making zero carbon happen

We’re OVO Group, a big family of companies united by a single vision: to get to zero carbon, fast. 

We call this Plan Zero – and it shows how we’ll be fighting the climate crisis and transforming the way people use energy over the next decade. To do this, we need the sharpest minds. Are you up for the challenge?

Do great green things with OVO Energy

So much has changed since we launched in 2009.  Our goal remains the same though: make energy cheaper, greener, and simpler. Just as it was on day one.

Everyone belongs at OVO

Our aim is to build a diverse and inclusive movement: teams of brilliant people, with unique talents, skills, passions, and experiences. 

We encourage everyone to join us, whatever your gender identity, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, life experience, or background. So please come as you are – we can’t wait to meet you.

Where in the world of OVO will I be working?

Help fight the climate crisis as part of a small, upbeat team with a wide remit and big ambitions.

Our brand executive will support the Lead Brand Manager and Head of Brand in delivering company wide brand support, making sure that our products, comms and experiences are delivering against our brand strategy & guidelines.

Reporting into the Lead Brand Manager you’ll forge strong cross functional relationships supporting teams in the delivery of their comms and experiences.

You'll work as part of a broader Brand & Marketing team, reporting into the Chief Customer Office and working closely with the Brand Marketing team, our Creative Studio and our PR & Social team.

What will I be doing?

Key responsibilities include;

  • Supporting with the brand management and approval process for the OVO Energy, SSE Energy Services, Boost & CORGI HomePlan brands
  • Briefing in new brand assets to our creative studio/external agency partners
  • Managing a toolkit of parts by keeping our Digital Asset Management system up to date and making sure that we have the right assets available for teams to use
  • Supporting the brand management Lead in the roll out and engagement of our new brand look and feel
  • Leading project management and timings for brand related projects
  • Helping to brief and arrange brand lifestyle shoots, making sure that they deliver against the brief and are on brand
  • Supporting cross functional teams across the business, being the brand representative in the room, guiding teams to an on-brand output
  • Ensuring the SSE Energy Services brand (including logo and language) is accurate across key touchpoints such as; comms, web, app, IVR and any new customer journeys. The role will be responsible for reviewing these touchpoints on a regular basis and connecting with channel owners to brief the vital changes to ensure this is in line with our brand licence agreement.
  • Advocating for brand, getting teams across the business educated & passionate about the impact of brand

Ideally you’ll have:

  • Experience supporting on crafting, managing and/or maintaining large scale, well known brands
  • Confident in giving creative feedback, specifically a keen eye for detail
  • Experience in delivering core brand messages and communications
  • Client side or creative agency experience
  • Understanding and experience of project management, managing deadlines and stakeholder feedback across multiple streams of work and understanding where escalation is required
  • A passion for brand, branding and brand management. 

Brilliant benefits for a world-changing team

Our people are at the heart of Plan Zero. That’s why we offer plenty of green benefits and progressive policies to make you feel at home.

For starters, you’ll get 34 days of holiday (including bank holidays).

Then there’s Flex Pay. It’s an extra 9% of your salary on top of your core pay to use as you like. You can take it as cash, add to your pension, or choose to spend it on a huge range of flex benefits.

Here’s a taster of what’s on offer:

For your health
With benefits like a healthcare cash plan or private medical insurance depending on your career level, critical illness cover, life assurance, health assessments, and more

For your wellbeing
With gym membership, gadget, travel and cyber insurance, workplace ISA, will writing services, DNA testing, dental insurance, and more

For your lifestyle
With extra holiday buying, discount dining, culture cards, tech loans, and supporting your favourite charities with give-as-you-earn donations

For your home 
Get up to £300 off any OVO Energy plan (when you pay by Direct Debit), plus personal carbon offsetting and great discounts on smart thermostats and EV chargers

For your commute
Nab a great deal on ultra-low emission car leasing, plus our cycle to work scheme and public transport season ticket loans 

Want to hear about our full range of flexible benefits and progressive people policies? Our People Team can tell you everything you need to know.

Oh, and one last thing...

We’d be thrilled if you tick off all our boxes yet we also believe it’s just as important we tick off all of yours. And if you think you have most of what we’re looking for but not every single thing, go ahead and hit apply. We’d still love to hear from you!

OVO Energy is an independent energy technology company and supplier. The company was launched in 2009. OVO Energy is set ...

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