Marketing Assistant

£18,000, plus benefits.
12 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This role has been created to act as a support function for the whole marketing team, which in turn provides a fantastic opportunity to gain a real insight into marketing processes, procedures and overarching long term strategy.

The candidate will be exposed to many departments within the business from both a commercial and operational point of view. They will also have the opportunity to meet and present to customers out on the field, giving a true 360 approach to the function of within a business.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

- Deploy customised local marketing campaigns
- Manage our Loyalty Program
- Provide daily support to our customers (phone and emails)
- Support frame launch
- Organize new store openings : press kits, local newspapers advertisements, evening refreshments
- Perform Category Sales analysis to track performance within our network
- Prepare Sales presentations related to new product launch
- Organise seminars and conferences

Required talent and experience:

- Proficiency in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
- Strong attention to detail
- Experience conducting research
- Interested in learning about market intelligence
- Very task-oriented
- Self-starter
- Excellent critical thinking/problem solving skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desired but non-essential knoweldge and experience:

- Market research techniques
- Consumer understanding
- Concept writing and creative brief
- Marketing touchpoints
- Offer launch management