Marketing Assistant, Darwen, £23,500

Marketing Assistant, Darwen, £23,500

| Job ID: ATMARK/ASST | £23,500 per annum


Exciting Marketing Assistant role in Darwen – support a variety of marketing activities.

We are working with a Darwen based company who are looking to recruit a Marketing Assistant to join their highly respected organisation. The successful candidate will play a key role in supporting a variety of marketing activities both for their Line Manager and also provide support across the team.

The ideal candidate will be digitally focussed and will have acquired experience working in a marketing department and should either possess a marketing qualification (CIM Certificate or equivalent) or be prepared to work towards one.

The ideal candidate will have strong IT skills, including Excel, Access database, PowerPoint; Word and Project Management tools are required in this role. Working with Sitecore CMS, Social media experience and working with external digital agencies would be helpful.

Marketing Assistant key responsibilities include;

• Creation and maintenance of SAMM forms ensuring timely and accurate flow through the system

• The updating and general maintenance of customer databases

• Contributing to the development, implementation of marketing plans

• Liaising across many departments and attendance at relevant meetings

• Monitoring of market analysis and competitor developments including receiving and uploading weekly media reports

• Working with a Content Management System to update website content

• Management of digital projects which may be delivered by a digital partner

• Generating eblasts, including the identification of relevant content and writing copy

• Analysing Google analytics to produce insightful reports for the marketing team

• Organisation of customer marketing plan presentations

• Briefing and working alongside designers

• Championing the internal communication of all marketing initiatives via regular internal briefings

• Liaison with external agencies providing support material when required

• Creation, monitoring & supply of account support POS across national accounts and independents

• Supporting Account Brand Managers in project delivery

Marketing Assistant Required attributes:

• Are a strong team member and clear communicator

• Have the ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team

• Have excellent organisation and administration skills

• Have good attention to detail with proven copy writing skills and a high standard of written communication skills

• Can demonstrate a creative ability

• Have an awareness of consumer market segments

• Are pro-active in identifying issues and providing solutions

• Have the tenacity to work on several projects concurrently with the ability to prioritise

• Have the ability to deliver to agreed timescales and budgets

• Are flexible to work across many different projects

If you would like to be considered for the role please apply online today.