Marketing Assistant

Recruiter
Workstreet
Location
Bromsgrove
Salary
18000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
04 Oct 2017
Sector
Sales
Contract Type
Permanent

Marketing Assistamt

GBP18,000 to 25,000 Basic plus Bens

Our client is a young dynamic designer firm renowed for its award winning products. With thousands of customers here in the UK and exponential growth internationally, they seek a creatively-minded marketer to join their team

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Candidates should be well read and will ideally have strong interests in fashion / design and marketing / social media trends.

??Marketing degree or other relevant qualifications;

??An avid reader and writer with excellent communications skills - emphasis on proofreading and grammar excellence;

??High level of computer literacy, including word processing, spreadsheets, databases, email and internet;

??Use of website content management systems and using digital communication platforms (websites, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, etc);

??Experience of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator) would be highly beneficial;

??Detail orientated with a good photographic eye - skills that will benefit proofreading, reporting and image review / approval tasks;

??Ambitious, curious and poised. Comfortable working with staff across all levels of the organisation and can demonstrate a passion to use unconventional ideas to achieve extraordinary results;

??Organised, with a 'can-do' attitude and an ability to work to deadlines;

??Works well autonomously and as part of a team.

DUTIES AND KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

??Co-ordination / execution ofprint and digital versions of marketing collateral and sales support tools, including catalogues, price lists, sales presenters and POS;

??Support with the creation and execution of promotional campaigns and initiatives;

??Assist with publicity strategy, including writing and editing press releases, conducting research and updating the media schedule;

??Copywriting and proofreading content, including product descriptions, media releases, website, email marketing campaigns and other communications tools;

??Develop briefs or undertake product photography (packshots, social media, lifestyle) and manage image post-production;

??Print and Production Management - keeping costings low and quality high;

??Support the Marketing Manager with organising exhibitions, events and photo shoots;

??Report on website and social media results;

??Undertake competitor analysis;

??Track, organise and circulate published editorial amongst co-workers;

??Develop and manage a calendar of business and industry awards / events that the company can participate in;

??Provide ad hoc support to product and customer service teams in peak periods (answering phones, etc.);

??Contribute to the marketing team as a whole.