Position: Marketing Assistant Location: Witham, Essex Salary: Competitive + Benefits The Marketing Assistant Role: This is an excellent opportunity for an up and coming Marketing Assistant to join a buzzing Marketing department, based at our clients contemporary offices in Witham. This Marketing Assistant role will involve supporting the marketing department in all aspects of marketing for the group of companies. Key Responsibilities: Assisting the Marketing Manager in delivering all marketing campaigns, email marketing, print collateral and online marketing across the brand Maintain and develop websites to enhance user experience and increase visitor conversions Write and develop copy for company literature, websites, e-shots and blog to be promoted online Create and send regular e-shots Proof reading to produce accurate and high-quality work Assist in maintaining and monitoring all social media campaigns including assisting in the writing of the fortnightly social media calendar and ensuring all necessary photography is available Assist with photography, photo shoots and filming for marketing and PR purposes Update the company CRM database Carry out regular reports on all campaigns Assist with the preparation of and attend company events Occasionally attend the London Showroom to support marketing activities Carry out market research and monitor competitor activity Manage and develop relationships with outside 3rd party companies when required for advertising, PR and agencies Assist members of the marketing team with day-to-day administrative and ad hoc tasks This is a fantastic role for an enthusiastic individual who would like to develop their career in Marketing. As well as working with one of the leading catering suppliers, you will support its partner companies. The Candidate: The Marketing Assistant will be efficient, hard-working, diligent, tenacious with a thirst for learning and passion to succeed. They are looking for a candidate with creative flair, who can help them deliver outstanding and show stopping marketing campaigns. You will likely have a big personality and not be afraid to give your views when prompted. Previous and proven marketing experience Excellent copywriting, editing and presentation skills Detailed knowledge and understanding of social media Knowledge of computer applications is essential, including Microsoft Office & Excel Some experience of converting copy to HTML and other online formats would be beneficial Some experience of Mailchimp would be beneficial Preferable but not essential, experience of WordPress Strong communication skills and ability to build positive relationships Exceptional organisational skills An ability to work under pressure and on multiple tasks The Company: Our client is a global leader in the design and manufacture of melamine food display products, including trays, dishes, bowls, platters and utensils. They design, manufacture and distribute high quality ‘solution based products’ for customers such as hotels, supermarkets, distributors, restaurants, independently owned outlets and zoos. What’s Next? So what are you waiting for? If you are interested in applying for this Marketing Assistant position, simply submit your CV & Covering Letter via the button shown. Keywords: Marketing Assistant, Email Marketing, Print Collateral, Online Marketing, E-shots, Blogs, Social Media Campaigns, Photography, Photo Shots, Copywriting, Mailchimp, Witham, Braintree, Essex This vacancy is being advertised by Net-Recruit.