Marketing Assistant

Ascendant Recruitment
Milton Keynes
18 Apr 2019
26 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Marketing Assistant



Milton Keynes

As the Marketing Assistant you will be responsible for assisting the Marketing & Professional Services team with the execution of the marketing plan. In addition to assisting with marketing enquiries your job will be to ensure the smooth roll-out and communication of the marketing strategy initiatives. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global brand with a company that can offer career progression along with a great working environment.

Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

* Manage bespoke marketing and merchandising requests

* Keep sales team and other stakeholders up to date with status of bespoke requests

* Facilitate new product launches

* Research new requests, review quotes, raise purchase orders, and the entire delivery process and stock management

* Sending materials to customers in a timely manner

* Support with sales & promotions activity report analysis using Excel and PowerPoint

* Write content for social media, newsletter etc

* Update & maintain customer contact details database (Excel), and organise mail merge to customers

* Taking and preparing minutes of internal meetings

* DVD creation – using MAC movie, Mac iDVD, QuickTime Player.

We are looking for someone with:

* GCSE in English and Maths grade C or above or equivalent

* Marketing or Design qualification is desirable

* Experience in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat, Illustrator

* Dreamweaver, video editing & animation graphics experience preferred

* PowerPoint and Microsoft Word, Excel and spread sheet experience

* Experience in a similar role

* Pragmatic & looking for efficiency

* Pro-active in the development of self with positive attitude

* Able to multi-task & work under pressure in a calm and mature manner

* Ability to and constantly reappraise timescales and priorities

* Willingness to be flexible to respond to the needs of the business

If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we’d love to hear from you!

Role advertised: 16 April 2019


Ascendant Recruitment is one of Milton Keynes and Northampton’s leading recruitment companies, with PA/Administration, Customer Service, Human Resources, Finance and Temporary divisions. Ascendant Recruitment operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on our current vacancies please visit and like/follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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