Marketing Assistant

Recruiter
Macfarlane Packaging
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
17000.0000
Posted
11 Mar 2017
Closes
10 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Marketing Assistant

Sector: Packaging Distribution

Location: Wolverhampton

Package: Basic Salary £18,000 plus Bonus & Benefits

The Company

Network Packaging is a leading supplier of packaging materials and solutions to UK based businesses. Our aim is to provide our clients with the most up to date products available in today’s ever changing market. Now part of the Macfarlane Group, we are seeking to appoint a Marketing Assistant to help develop new business leads through telemarketing and support our other marketing campaigns.

Marketing Assistant Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a marketer to take the next step in their career. The Marketing Assistant will support the work of the Marketing Manager and Sales Team in developing new business leads and marketing campaigns that support lead generation and sales that help maximise Network Packaging’s company profits.

Marketing Assistant Key Duties

  • New business telemarketing and customer experience support
  • Supporting acquisition marketing campaigns, such as direct mail
  • Supporting digital marketing including website maintenance, SEO and social media
  • Research and reporting to include market trend analysis, customer/target profiling and surveys

Do you have the correct profile?

We welcome applications from individuals who have a relevant business or marketing related degree coupled with existing marketing experience which will have ideally be gained within a B2B setting and provided some exposure to the duties we require you to undertake. You will be willing to embrace a truly multi-faceted role and undertake occasional travel/attendance of events as required (a full valid UK driving licence is also therefore essential). CIM accreditation (or working towards this) would be highly desirable albeit not essential. Naturally you will be a first rate communicator, happy making outbound calls, with solid IT skills and a high level of accuracy/attention to detail.

The Package

We offer an attractive basic salary (dependant on qualifications/experience) plus bonus potential and company benefits. As part of the Macfarlane Group you shall also enjoy a flexible benefits package. Macfarlane Group is dedicated to maximizing every employee’s potential, by providing career development plans and pathways in an environment that fosters personal growth and continuous improvement.

Next Steps

This is a high priority appointment for the business whereby shortlisted applicants can expect to be contacted and invited to interview in the next few weeks. Once interviews have been completed, we are seeking someone to commence the role ASAP. To make an application please simply click 'apply’ ensuring that your CV is up to date and relevant. Please note that all shortlisted candidates can generally expect to hear back from us within five working days of making their application. If you do not therefore hear back within that timeframe, please assume that your application has not been successful on this particular occasion.

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