Marketing Coordinator / Marketing Assistant

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£23000 - £25000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted
05 Jan 2017
Closes
02 Feb 2017
Ref
AB-GCE1947A
Contact
Guru Careers
Function
Marketing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Marketing Coordinator / Marketing Assistant

A Marketing Coordinator / Marketing Assistant is needed to join a leading Toy manufacturer at their head office in Isleworth (TW7). Expect a rare opportunity to progress your marketing career creating social content, coordinating trade shows, supporting the sales team and much more.

Trading since 1997 and with toys available in over 900 UK retailers (Hamleys, Tesco, Amazon and Argos), they are continuing to grow at an extraordinary rate. With their aim to always beat expectations, they are dedicated to creating toys that will be recommended and loved all over the world. They are now seeking a highly organised Marketing Coordinator / Marketing Assistant to join their talented team.

Working with the Brand Manager and the MD, the Marketing Coordinator / Marketing Assistant will be involved in trade marketing activities to key accounts while providing essential administrative support. Whether you are supporting the creation and execution of in store POS and promotional activities; organising UK and International Trade Shows; distributing sales literature to all markets; analysing the effects of promotions or monitoring online accounts (maintaining stock levels and correct product selections), it will be your excellent organisation and planning skills that ensures this leading brand continues to stand out.

To qualify...You should be a Marketing Coordinator / Marketing Assistant / Marketing Executive / Marketing Communications Exec / Marketing Support Executive / Trade Marketing Exec / Brand Assistant / Assistant Product Manager or similar who can demonstrate:

  • Experience in a similar Marketing Coordinator / Marketing Assistant role;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • An interest in digital / social media;
  • Knowledge of MS Office and Photoshop;
  • High energy and motivation with the ability to work with a sense of urgency;
  • Excellent numerical skills;
  • The willingness to occasionally travel the UK and Germany and attend Trade Shows / Consumer Events.

Any exposure to or experience in Trade Marketing would be advantageous but not essential.

Working in a fast-paced, buzzing environment, you will be someone who can take the initiative and get the job done. This is an exciting opportunity for a Marketing Coordinator / Marketing Assistant to become part of a close knit company with fantastic training and support, free parking, excellent earnings and a career path to match. Get in touch...

IMPORTANT: You will only be considered for this vacancy if you complete the short application form on the Guru Careers website...