Marketing Assistant

PGL Travel Ltd.
20000.00 GBP Annual + 00
12 Jan 2019
26 Jan 2019
Job Type
Contract Type

Start a new career in Marketing with PGL and join a fun and vibrant team providing 'summer camp' activity breaks for kids and Family adventures, that our guests remember for a life time.

Reporting into the Holidays Marketing Executive, this role is pivotal to ensuring that our marketing efforts for Adventure Holidays and Family products are delivered effectively.

We want to hear from candidates with existing marketing experience, or qualifications looking to make an impact and with aspirations to move quickly up to Marketing Executive level, as well as those with the right personality, skills and ambition to make a difference quickly and learn rapidly in their first step into Marketing.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Implementing creative and practical marketing plans and activities to meet the sales objectives;
  • Working with our customer database to produce mailing and digital marketing customer groups;
  • Implementing email and social media marketing;
  • Managing print marketing jobs, getting job quotes and proofing;
  • Liaising with suppliers;
  • Producing basic banners, buttons and other basic creative requirements for the website, emails and other digital activities in Photoshop;
  • Ensuring our website content is strong and up to date at all times.

The successful candidate will ideally have:

  • A strong academic background, potentially someone who is studying for or has completed a marketing, or related, qualification;
  • Preferably some experience of consumer marketing;
  • Self-motivation and ambition;
  • An interest in or experience of working with Digital Media, using Email marketing software and/ or database marketing;
  • Very organised with good attention to detail;
  • Able to work under pressure to tight deadlines;
  • Familiarity and confidence to be able to use Microsoft Excel for basic sales analysis and manipulation of database data.

Although predominately based in PGL's Head Office in Ross-on-Wye you will also get the opportunity to visit centres, meet suppliers and assist in photo shoots. All great experience but it means occasionally you will need to be flexible with your normal fixed hours.

To apply for the role please send a CV and covering letter detailing relevant skills, experience and reasons for applying..