Marketing Assistant

Office Team
Bristol (City Centre)
£20k - £30k pa
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company Robert Half Office Team are currently recruiting for a Marketing Assistant to join a leading games publisher and developer, with a history of manufacturing and distribution. This new role will be supporting the Hardware Business Team on major licenses (such as Atari), managing and promoting new products for the Worldwide Market. Based in Bristol this is a great opportunity to work for an exciting and innovative business. This is a permanent opportunity that is paying £20,000 - £30,000 per annum. Role The focus of the role is within the gaming (namely retro gaming) market, however, with scope to reach to other markets with the right business plan. This role will ensure all products within our range are managed properly (working with our suppliers / distribution partners / retailers / manufacturers) and promoted to the Worldwide market. Your core deliverable will be to ensure all products within our Hardware range achieve coverage in all key (mutually agreed) press outlets and all products are sufficiently managed to all stakeholder's satisfaction. Key Tasks - Take overall responsibility for the success of your product. - Contribute towards product strategy and vision. - Work with International partners to maximise sell through into each territory. - Implementation of marketing campaigns and advertising plans. - Meet regularly with all stakeholders, including product developers, marketing, customer service, finance and company heads. - Collect, analyse and respond to user feedback. - Manage one or more budgets. - Gather and evaluate ideas and opinions. - Plan new features and changes to a product. - Demonstrate new ideas and features to stakeholders. - Attend conferences and events related to a product or sector. - Inspire and enthuse colleagues and users of the product. - Learn about users and a product's market. - Research competitors and similar products. - Coordinating all PR activities. - Marketing communications plan. - Media relations strategy and plan. - Direct the social media team to engage with audience. - Press releases. - Partnerships and cooperation. - Build relationships with opinion leaders. - Events and Press Tours. Personality Traits - Have thorough knowledge of technology relating to the product - Have the ability to organise everything concerned with the product's development - Have excellent verbal and written communication skills - Have good leadership skills to supervise those involved with each stage in the process - Possess a creative way of thinking - Have the ability to focus on specific goals - Be energetic and passionate about your product - Be able to work under pressure The Company Robert Half Office Team are recruiting for a Marketing Assistant for a publisher, distributor and service provider for the interactive entertainment industry with a global reach through UK, Europe, Middle East, Australia and North and South America. It is a fantastic UK based Video game Publisher that is forward thinking and reputable. Salary & Benefits Robert Half Office Team are recruiting for a Marketing Assistant in Bristol, salary ranging from £20,000 - £30,000 negotiable depending on experience. Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.
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