Marketing and Administration Trainee

Interpersonnel Uk Limited
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Haynes Bros. Ltd. is a long established local family business involved in distributing Ford Cars, Ford Commercials, IVECO Trucks, Fiat Commercials, New Holland, Case IH and JCB Farm Machinery from branches in Kent and Sussex. We are currently looking for a: Marketing and Administration Trainee This is an exciting new trainee role in a fast growing, family-run business based in Kent and Sussex. The role itself will be based at our Head Office in Maidstone. The Marketing and Administration Trainee will assist the Marketing Department in the development, delivery and co-ordination of the Company brand communications, particularly across digital and other traditional formats. In addition, the trainee will be expected to help with the major events that the Company organises throughout the year. This is a 'hands-on' role and participation on the day is also required, which could fall on a weekend. The successful candidate will learn about and become involved in the following: DIGITAL SUPPORT - Monitoring and assisting with the Company's social media channels. - Assisting with large projects, customer communications and marketing events. - Proof reading - including social media posts, blog articles and press releases. - Proposing new ideas and concepts for digital content resulting from research of relevant themes/content. - Working alongside the Marketing Manager to continually monitor trading performance and consumer buying trends. - A basic understanding of digital media metrics is important. MARKETING SUPPORT - Competitor researching. - Ensuring consistency in messaging and focus across all marketing channels. - Working with the wider team to develop major multi-channel campaigns for peak trading periods. - Updating on marketing activity, trends, offers. - Helping to improve marketing effectiveness and efficiency by monitoring the ROI across all marketing spend. - Attending marketing meetings when required and making an active contribution to business decisions. OFFICE MANAGEMENT - Assisting with office management tasks. - Maintaining and up-dating client data base. - A keen interest in photography. - Multi-tasking and ability to work under pressure. - Maintaining a professional image with staff, customers and suppliers. - Attending meetings and also training courses, as required. REQUIREMENTS - A keen interest in marketing. - An artistic flair and be a creative thinker. - Knowledge of design tools. - Analytical skills for reporting, competitor research and creative content development. - Strong verbal and written communication skills with a solid foundation of English grammar. - Strong computer skills, (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, CRM etc.) - Strong interpersonal skills with a positive, enthusiastic attitude. - Passion for detail and timely delivery. - Knowledge and interest of key social media channels. The Haynes Group is an equal opportunities employer with a policy of promotion through ability. With 275 staff across 8 locations, we recognize the importance of employment stability. Due to the regularly high number of applications we receive throughout our Group from many different sources, very regrettably we are unable to respond back to them all. We therefore now only contact candidates whose CVs most directly match our specific requirements for a particular role. If you have not heard back from us within the next week or so, please consider that on this occasion your application has been un-successful, but we thank you very much for your interest in our Company. Interpersonnel is acting as a recruitment agency and assisting with the 1st stage of recruitment. Interpersonnel is an equal opportunity employer.
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