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Core Values, UAV Navigation


UAV Navigation is a dedicated team of aviation enthusiasts and innovators - always looking for ways to do things smarter and better. We love what we do, celebrating our successes and supporting each other through the challenges that the UAV industry provides.

UAV Navigation recruits only the best. If you think you have what it takes to work with us, then please apply for the position advertised below that suits your profile using the link provided.

Please do not send unsolicited applications for posts that we do not have advertised - they will be ignored.

Marketing Executive

Brief Description

The Marketing Executive (ME) reports directly to the Head of Commercial (within the Customer Support Group) and is responsible for marketing and communication activities. It is currently the only dedicated marketing position in the Company. This is a busy position, based from the office, but with occasional trips to industry shows and meetings. A complete fluency in English is vital as the individual will be required to produce material in various formats which must require only final checking before publishing. The ME must show initiative in identifying and developing ideas for Press Releases and other marketing material.

The ME is responsible for attracting potential customers online through the website, e-mail campaigns and online ads. The ME will generate sales leads, converting website hits into business inquiries.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage and maintain the company websites. Work to improve website Search Engine Optimization performance.
  • Write and optimize content for the website and social media sites, LinkedIn, Twitter etc.
  • Liaise and network with a range of stakeholders including customers, colleagues, suppliers and partner organisations.
  • Post digital content, including videos, podcasts and images to website and social media sites.
  • Communicate with target audiences and managing customer relationships.
  • Generate reports for digital marketing campaigns using data based analytics tools and also present this data in an easy to understand format. Attain key performance indicators.
  • Source advertising opportunities and place adverts.
  • Managing the production of marketing materials, including leaflets, posters, flyers, newsletters, e-newsletters and DVDs.
  • Liaise with designers and printers.
  • Organise photo shoots.
  • Arrange the effective distribution of marketing materials.
  • Organise and attend events such as conferences, seminars, receptions and exhibitions.
  • Conduct market research.
  • Contribute to, and develop, marketing plans and strategies.
  • Manage marketing budget.
  • Monitor competitor activity. 

Qualification Requirements

Degree in Marketing, Communications or related field (SEO courses, on line marketing strategy, etc). 
Technical Qualification
Communications background (highly desirable). 
  • IT literate (Microsoft Office). 
  • Graphic design tools (e.g. Adobe Creative Suite).
  • Video editing tools.
  • Web design (Drupal).
  • Mailchimp.
  • Google Analytics, AdWords and SEO tactics.
  • Redmine user. 
  • Spanish.
  • English (very high level written and spoken essential). 
Other Skills
  • Digital marketing skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Proactive and capable of taking the initiative.
  • Creative and innovative thinker. Aware of current trends and future technologies.
  • Video production skills.
  • Interest in technology, especially aviation.
  • RC hobby, pilot etc. (highly desirable).
  • Commercial experience, contract writing etc. (desirable).
Required to Travel YES
Involves Outdoor Work NO


If you are interested in this position, send your CV to our Human Resources Department at Set the job position as a Subject.



UAV Navigation offers internships in the following areas:

  • Aerospace engineering, particularly related to aircraft control theory, state estimation and flight control.
  • Software engineering, programming and embedded systems.
  • Hardware and electronic engineering, including design of embedded electronic systems.
  • Marketing.
Internships provide a great opportunity to gain real-world experience in the aeronautical field. Our interns work side by side with experienced professionals on real projects with tangible results.
UAV Navigation has accepted interns from a wide range of universities in the past. If you are interested in an internship please do not contact us direct (it won't work). Please contact the appropriate department at your university; they will know how to initiate the process for your internship with UAV Navigation. Some examples include:
Centro de Orientación e Información de Empleo (COIE)
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Oficina de Prácticas y Empleo
Universidad Pontificia de Comillas
Oficina de Prácticas
Escuela Politécnica Superior
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Unidad de Prácticas Externas
Universidad Rey Juan Carlos