Marketing & Communications Assistant

Headliners Recruitment
Farnham, Surrey
£22000 - £30000/annum
19 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
2150 - Marketing & Communications Assistant – Perm – Farnham – £22-£30K plus performance bonus

Our client, a growing organisation in the Construction industry and is looking for a Marketing and Communications Assistant to assist in the implementation and maintenance all marketing and advertising materials.

Main Tasks/Responsibilities
• To assist in the design and production of advertising and marketing materials and other in house company literature.
• To assist in the production of PowerPoint presentations for the Senior Management Team and the Training department.
• To be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of all social media platforms, namely Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+.
• To assist in the updating of all social media channels with relevant and engaging content on a regular basis.
• Research social media and market trends and keep abreast of new technologies and digital innovations to maximise social media presence. To create content input for SEO purposes.
• To support the Marketing Manager in managing social media campaigns.
• To assist in the maintenance of company blogs and newsletters. To proof read, approve and amend marketing material.
• To help prepare marketing documentation for Company tenders obtaining input from all relevant stakeholders.
• Event planning for Company events and launches, trade fairs or open days.
• To provide cover for other non-Marketing/PR related activities including administrative tasks and fielding sales enquiries from interested parties.
• General admin duties within the marketing and commercial department: printing / binding literature / business cards
• To proactively canvass for new business amongst existing customers and through targeted industry mailshots.

Experience and Skills
• Experience in an similar administrative or marketing position
• Relevant DTP skills: MS office & Design packages (PhotoShop)
• Detailed knowledge of Social Media
• Ability to form working relationships with clients and build relationships at all levels
• Eye for design and attention to detail