Marketing Assistant

Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames, Greater London
£17000 - £18000/annum
10 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed! At Travelopia, we are currently looking for a Marketing Assistant, within our Yachts Business to come and join our team based in Surbiton. The successful candidate will join us on a full time, permanent basis and will receive a competitive salary plus benefits.

About Travelopia

Operating across the globe including Europe, Australia, North America and Canada, we’re passionate about being the best and pride ourselves on the unique and diverse range of holiday experiences we offer our customers. Our combined businesses are the world’s largest provider of specialist and experiential travel with a range of unique experiences, from private jets, polar expeditions, sailing, ski holidays and more.

Join us as our Marketing Assistant – Yachts and in return you'll be rewarded with:

- Competitive salary

- Various employee discounts and offers

- Childcare vouchers & cycle to work scheme

- Contributory Pension scheme

- Career progression opportunities

Please note that for all benefits, details were accurate as at the date of publication. Any changes will be notified to you upon your start with the Company.

About the Marketing Assistant role

We are looking for someone to support the UK Marketing Manager (Sunsail) and the wider team in the delivery of marketing campaigns off and online. Working closely with the wider internal commercial teams, this role will deliver acquisition and retention campaigns across digital and offline channels, including boat shows, events, partnerships, social and blog content.

This role will work closely with internal teams such as E-commerce, Content, SEO and Social, to deliver integrated, consistent and effective marketing communications.

Success factors include managing the marketing budget, assisting the UK Marketing Manager on the delivery of all marketing activities on time and to budget and being able to demonstrate the value of activity through effective measurement.

Main Duties of our Marketing Assistant

- Support the UK Marketing efforts  in delivering marketing activity that drives commercial targets

- Support and drive the delivery of brand campaigns and partnership activity,  from briefing concepts to sign off and production of marketing collateral

- Event manage two main Boat Show stands(London and Southampton) in the Marine calendar including post event evaluations as well as the activation of our Cowes Week sponsorship and Dartmouth Regatta

- Assist with the delivery of advertising campaigns and events to drive awareness and direct response

- Work with Commercial to stream relevant offers into the Marketing team for campaigns, the sales team for customer insight, the CRM team with data collected from competitions and shows and assist the Port Solent team where applicable.

- Work closely with the E-commerce and Product Manager to ensure all website content updates are made on time

- Be a proactive member of the Marketing team, building relationships with key areas of the business and external suppliers in order to deliver all campaigns

Key Skills & Requirements of our Marketing Assistant

What We Are Looking for someone with

- Degree in Marketing, Business Studies or equivalent CIM qualification with relevant transferable skills

- Ideal for someone fresh out of university, wanting to be build experience rapidly

- An enthusiastic attitude and eagerness to learn

- Good content and copywriting skills with attention to detail

- Good ability in Excel and Powerpoint

- Flexible, can do attitude

- Self-motivated and a problem-solver

- A real team player

- Able to work under pressure and multi-task  and prioritise

- Knowledge of and passion for sailing not essential but a distinct advantage

- Able to work occasional weekend days for the events such as Cowes Week (time back in lieu)

Are you someone that wants to develop your career in the Marketing industry? If so then we would love to hear from you. Please click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out