Marketing Assistant

£22000.00 - £24000.00 pa + Benefits
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Marketing Assistant: Due to sustained and consistent growth an enthusiastic, highly organised, graduate calibre Marketing Assistant is required to provide day-to-day support to the wider Marketing Team for a leading distributor of construction site supplies.

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, the ideal Marketing Assistant will hold a CIM professional certificate in Marketing or be en-route to qualifying. This entry level role would suit a recent Marketing graduate with commercial experience in a Marketing Department or Communications Agency, gained through either a commercial placement or direct employment. The successful candidate will have a passion for marketing and an eye for detail.

*Assisting the Marketing Manager and Marketing Director in the planning and execution of the marketing plan - including social media, email marketing and internal communications
*Liaise between the marketing team and other relevant parties (sales, logistics, finance etc)
*Liaise with external agencies and ensure project requests are dealt with in a timely & efficient manner
*Ensure smooth running of the marketing materials production process with particular responsibility for the accurate setting of copy design and artwork
*Ensure deadlines are met and budgets managed efficiently
*Monitor and report on competitor and customer activity
*Maintain and update the company website
*Manage and coordinate meetings and prepare appropriate materials for the team
*Appreciation of relevant legal & regulatory frameworks.
*Plan for personal professional development

Skills and Experience:
*Marketing related degree.
*Good administrative and organisational skills with great attention to detail
*Action oriented - proactive, full of energy, able to handle multiple activities simultaneously
*Well organised and able to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
*Good copywriting skills

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, confident and highly-organised Marketing Assistant to join this leading wholesaler to the construction sector. Competitive salary and benefits including private healthcare, on site gym, free lunch and Perkbox incentives in addition to genuine career progression opportunities for the right candidate. Apply now!

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