Marketing Assistant- Public Sector
Fantastic opportunity for a graduate with a relevant marketing/business degree to join a global leader in b2b public sector conference and exhibitions. Leading media publishing and events business is seeking a marketing assistant to develop in 3 key areas of marketing, lead generation, analysis and reporting and content marketing. An interest in the public sector is a major advantage.
Leading media events company with offices globally. A fantastic opportunity to join a true market leader, you will receive outstanding training, mentoring and progression with an accelerated career path to management, this business offers a truly meritocratic company culture.
The marketing assistant will play an integral part in the marketing team, responsible for planning, coordinating and executing marketing plans to ensure products reach the right people at the right time. You will report to the Head of Sector and have the opportunity to get involved in content marketing as well as building important and lasting media partnerships for the business.
On day one you'll be given a range of projects, a budget, and an objective. There are many opportunities for a creative individual who is looking for a challenge. The role is also the perfect opportunity to get a solid grounding in the fundamentals of b2b marketing.
The role also has a progression plan in place - should you be stronger in one particular area (or areas), you can choose to specialise after your first year or move in a new direction within the team.
Profile of Candidate:
The successful candidate will ideally be educated to degree level in Marketing/business and have some previous b2b marketing experience. In addition, you will need excellent time and project management skills, strong communication and negotiation qualities and above all, an enthusiasm to co-ordinate the 'nuts and bolts of marketing’. An interest in the public sector is a major plus!
We are looking for people who are really going to contribute and add value and not paint by numbers.
The key character traits skills we are seeking are:
- Confident personality [and a thick skin] so they can influence people both internally / externally to get things done
- Some relevant marketing experience
- Hustle for deals and be resourceful in order to generate more from their existing channels
- To be innovative / creative / inquisitive to push forward new initiatives…and not fear failure
- An analytical mind so they can assess marketing campaigns and identify next steps if things aren’t going to plan
Lipton Media is a dynamic, proactive and progressive media recruitment agency solely dedicated to the media industry. We are leaders across media sales and creative opportunities. We cover: media sales, digital media sales, print sales, exhibition sales, event sales, conference sales, outdoor sales, radio sales, marketing, conference production and editorial jobs.
Our clients range from small start-up companies to FTSE 100 and 250 businesses. We work with people at every stage of their career from undergraduates looking for their first entry point into sales to senior managers and directors looking for their next challenge.