Job title: Sales and Marketing Executive
Salary: £30,000 – £35,000pa
Hours: Monday to Friday 9am – 6.00pm, but flexibility essential

Posted: 20 April 2022

Sales and Marketing Executive

This is a role for a marketing and sales professional with:

An enthusiastic, positive attitude and great communication skills.
A good understanding of video production processes and the current video landscape
A strong creative mind and excellent writing skills.
A deep understanding of sales and client management.
The desire and ability to help our clients achieve their video goals.
The role will include a range of activities to generate new clients and new business for the company.

You’ll be:

Responding to sales enquiries and proactively seeking out new clients.
Working with filmmakers and animators to develop treatments and ideas for new projects.
Writing proposals for everything from quick turnaround jobs and long-term documentary projects, responding to tenders and costing up streaming jobs.
Preparing and leading pitches and interviews for new clients.
Developing templates, briefing documents and more to support the sales process
Working with the wider team to plan content and updates for our digital presence.
Working within the HubSpot CRM to monitor and manage sales performance.

Desired skills include:
Experience using CRM software, particularly HubSpot.
Experience using G-Suite
Experience using Qwilr and WordPress would be advantageous.

Who are Chocolate Films?

Chocolate Films is a video production company with bases in London, Glasgow and Berlin. For the last 20 years we’ve been making films for a huge range of clients in the arts and heritage, commercial, charity, education and healthcare sectors. We have a large talented in-house team of videographers, editors and animators with great kit. And we’re a social enterprise – we use our profits to support a video workshop programme for children and young people.

You’ll be starting to work for us at an exciting time, as we’re currently in the process of building a studio and office space in Nine Elms, London (opening in late 2022).


Terms: Full-time, following an initial 6 months probationary period.
Location: Chocolate Films London office (Battersea).
Regular working week Monday to Friday 9.00 – 6pm.
Holidays: 20 days holiday per year, plus bank holidays.
To apply, please send a CV and cover letter  to
Applications by 20 May.