Marketing Assistant

Recruiter
Graham & Brown
Location
Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen
Salary
£15888 - £18692/annum
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
With our 70-year strong heritage in wallpaper, at Graham & Brown we have design and colour at the heart of our business, and over recent years we have applied our passion to include wall art, kid’s décor and paint. Our wall decoration product categories are sold in over 75 countries worldwide and across our markets we enjoy a position of authority in the decorative category.

We also develop exclusive collections in partnership with the world's leading interior designers, such as Julien MacDonald, Kelly Hoppen, Barbara Hulanicki, Marcel Wanders, Wayne Hemmingway and Laurence Llewelyn Bowen.

Our Commitment to contemporary, leading edge design has seen our global Graham & Brown brand recognised as a Coolbrand for seven consecutive years, alongside Apple, Aston Martin, Bang & Olufsen and Prada.

We now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Marketing Assistant to join our Retail Marketing Team.

The Role
As the Marketing Assistant, you will be required to support the Retail Marketing Team in providing marketing and store development support to the Direct Retail Outlets. You will provide retail marketing project support to Core retailers, developing the presence of our brands within retail.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated and organised individual, with the ability to work well under pressure and to meet tight deadlines. You will have excellent presentational skills, attention to detail and analytical thinking, along with a creative problem solving attitude.

Required Skills and Experience:

Ideally, educated to degree level or equivalent
Excellent creative ability & design awareness
Experience in using creative software packages including Photoshop, InDesign and PowerPoint.
Numeric and literacy skills
Knowledge of marketing techniques and practice
Excellent attention to detail and analytical thinking

Benefits
We offer a competitive salary along with flexi-time working, so if this sounds like your dream role, don't delay, apply today.

To Apply
Please upload your current CV. You will then receive an email with a link to complete a short application form. If you are initially shortlisted, you will be sent a short psychometric test, which we would ask you to complete without delay. Our interview list will then be derived from those who have completed this test