Marketing Assistant

Recruiter
ESA Group
Location
Bermuda Park
Salary
£18,000 per annum
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Full Time

We are pleased to be working alongside one of the UK’s most influential charities, to assist their recruitment needs for a Marketing Assistant based in Coventry.

Our client is one of the UK’s leading charities within its sector, focusing solely on its vision to protect & promote its 3.5 million users nationwide.

As a marketing assistant, you will be joining the existing department within the Marketing division.

Responsibilities:

  • work closely with the Senior Marketing Manager to help deliver the national marketing plan for the organisation and all associated integrated campaigns across traditional and digital channels.
  • work closely with the Marketing & Communications team across all channels to help effectively deliver the marketing plan, including PR, digital (including social media, email and website), events, graphic design and editorial.
  • assist in developing consumer facing marketing briefs.
  • work closely with the in house Graphic Designer and external design agencies to progress design work against agreed briefs.
  • liaise effectively with print suppliers and other external agencies
  • marketing planning; tracking progress against critical date path plans
  • support the Marketing Team on advertising activity including writing copy where appropriate.
  • support with collating data performance reports for marketing campaigns.
  • support the Senior Marketing Manager on monthly tracking against agreed KPI’s relative to growth, by competitors, across the sector, and relative performance across marketing channels.
  • identify further opportunities for the society to explore.
  • proof read all appropriate marketing activity.
  • respond to other customer queries where appropriate.
  • build trust, communicate effectively, foster innovation, focus on delivery to customers, collaborate with others, solve problems creatively and demonstrate high integrity
  • Fielding phone enquiries and communications inbox queries and requests
  • assist with budget forecasting, tracking and reconciliation in particular the raising of purchase orders.
  • foster strong relationships with all internal departments ensuring all respective departments are engaged and approve all relevant marketing activity
  • General administrative tasks

Key Skills:

  • effective verbal and written communication skills
  • exceptional organisation and planning skills
  • the ability to work well as part of a team
  • drive, motivation and enthusiasm
  • the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • excellent attention to detail and proof reading skills
  • good commercial awareness
  • ability to think on feet and problem solve
  • strong IT skills across all the core MS office products, with particular focus on Excel

Desirables:

  • charity experience desirable but not essential
  • marketing degree/qualification desirable
  • creative flair

If you are a fun, creative, organised and driven Marketing Professional then please apply asap to be considered for this unique opportunity.