Sales & Marketing Assistant

Newcastle upon Tyne
£16000 - £18500 per annum
28 Nov 2017
26 Dec 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Public Sector
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an opportunity to join a creative technology company specialising in innovative interactive systems & touch screen applications. They design problem-solving solutions for a range of clients, from museums & universities to multinational enterprises & government sectors. They use emerging digital technologies to create engaging, immersive environments & autonomous, self-service platforms.

They have their own brand of digital display hardware that features a vast range of touch screens, interactive kiosks & LCD/LED video walls. Their other brands & product lines include Visitor Management, Digital Wayfinding & Digital Donations.

They have a truly global team spanning from their UK HQ to their offices in the Middle East & US. Recent expansion has resulted in the need for additional support within the technical areas of the business.

Hardware: Touch Displays, Interactive Kiosks, LCD / LED Video Walls, Custom Built Displays
Software: Visitor Management Platform, Kiosk/Mobile Wayfinding Platform, Interactive/Immersive Experiences
(AV) & Self-Service Applications

Reporting directly to the Director, this role envelops:

Sales Duties:
- Plan with the sales team new market sectors, and Identify new leads in the targeted sectors
- Manage, and Identify new potential opportunities with existing clients
- Handle inbound enquiries from new & existing clients
- Handle outbound service calls / follow-ups to existing clients
- Support the sales team with preparing sales materials & proposals
- Assist with sales events & exhibitions in and out of the region
- Liaise with / report to sales & product managers
Marketing Duties - Support the marketing manager with various activities including
- Update and monitor social media channels
- Create product spec sheets & flyers
- Assist in Content marketing plans - creation of blog content, infographics, eBooks, video marketing etc
- Ongoing website updates and optimisation - landing page optimisation, call-to-action creation, product releases etc
- Assist Marketing Manager with on-going projects
- Assist the Marketing Manager

Must haves:
- A-level or Higher Degree
- Excellent written and spoken English
- IT literate - Word, Excel, Powerpoint
- Keen interest in digital technology
- Willingness to learn & adapt
- Presentable and outgoing personality

Nice to haves:
- Wordpress experience
- Photoshop / Adobe experience
- Knowledge of IT / Audio Visual Systems
- Knowledge of Web / Mobile App Software
- Photography/ video editing experience

You will be exposed to the latest digital products and the latest digital marketing automation and sales methodologies in the industry with opportunities for a career growth. The candidate will receive training on the company's products however they are required to be competent on dealing with technical software and hardware products and have a passion for new visual technologies and products development.

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