Marketing Assistant

Direct workforce
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Marketing Assistant

Peterborough (Initially Huntingdon)


£18,000 - £22,000

This is a wonderful opportunity for a marketing graduate with some relevant working experience or someone looking for their second role on the ladder of their marketing career to join a large, progressive company.

The purpose of the role is to support and coordinate with other departments within the business and to work to ensure that the Marketing department functions run efficiently. It will suit somebody with excellent writing and proof reading skills.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Support and create content for management of our website

  • Create and layout product and sales literature mock ups ready for graphic design and liaise with graphic designers for final artwork approval

  • Knowledge of all products so product queries from Customer Service, Sales teams and customers can be answered.

  • Awareness of competitor activity by keeping a breast of market changes and the marketing mix used by our competitors.

  • Create and send digital campaigns.

  • Ensure sufficient testimonial leads are obtained from sales managers and prepare for approval from customer.

  • Create bespoke marketing campaigns and literature with guidance from the Sales team.

  • Prepare press releases for publishing on websites.

    Skills and experience required:

  • Experience in Customer Communication.

  • Experience working in a fast paced, high pressured environment, working towards tight deadlines.

  • Creativity with attention to detail

  • Confidence working with all levels of the business. Also will be required to work very closely with our Sales Team.

  • Marketing Qualifications would be desired or a similar degree in Media or A level qualification.

  • Previous experience working in Marketing is preferred (1 Year)

  • Advanced PowerPoint skills are essential along with a good working knowledge of Excel and Word

  • In house systems, Training provided.

This position will not suit somebody who wishes to specialise in digital or social media marketing as it represents only a fraction of the role content.

The role will initially be based at the Head Office in Huntingdon but at some stage this role will be permanently based in Peterborough. For that reason, this role would suit a car driver.

Working hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm.