Marketing Assistant

Position title: Marketing Assistant
Reporting to (title): Marketing Manager
Location: Witham St Hughs
Salary: £22000 – £25000

Our client, one of the leading agriculture companies in the UK, recognised for its close customer relationships with farmers and consumers is seeking to add a Marketing Assistant to the successful marketing department. If you are looking to be part of something bigger than look no further, with an annual turnover of around £1.5 billion, over 1000 colleagues across 46 sites this is a really exciting and rewarding place to be.

The marketing assistant’s main role will be to help implement the agreed marketing and communication plans for the company and its divisions, providing support for both internal and customer facing activity. A key requirement is the ability to write well.

Principal accountabilities
• Implementation of marketing campaigns
• Working with stakeholders to implement multi-channel content and marketing campaigns.
• Copy writing, proof reading and editing of marketing and communications materials, including; website content, blog posts, email campaigns, letters, event invitations, mailers, brochures and display materials
• Production of printed and other material including budgeting and artwork management
• Liaise with third party suppliers in the implementation of campaigns, including briefing and managing agencies, printers and fulfilment houses
• Day to day maintenance of company digital communications channels, including uploading content using CMS. This will include: social media (currently Twitter, Linked In, Yammer, Facebook and Vimeo), company websites, blogs and the intranet.
• Managing the company’s branded merchandise requirements, including identifying new products and working with suppliers, liaising with commercial teams and managing budgets
• Organisation of internal and external events, including exhibitions, seminars and conferences, to include attendance where necessary
• Reporting back to the business on campaign monitoring
• Execution of mailing campaigns, including data processing, list management, manual fulfilment where necessary, and liaison with external mailing houses, ensuring compliance with GDPR policies
• Managing budgets as required
• Taking on other projects as necessary to fit with our marketing strategy.

Knowledge and skill requirements
• First class command of English with the ability to write effective copy and edit other people’s work (essential)
• IT literate, with good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Microsoft SharePoint and CMS platforms
• Excellent organisational skills with proven attention to detail
• Ability to work on own initiative, managing own workload and time, whilst developing effective and supportive relationships with colleagues and suppliers
• Ability to collaborate with stakeholders at all levels and across a variety of departments and sites
• High standards of presentation and delivery.

Attitudes and values
• Eagerness to learn
• Self-motivated, uncompromisingly high standards
• Desire to provide a service to the business
• Willingness to adapt and respond to company initiatives
• Solution focused
• Team player

If you are interested then apply now to avoid disappointment.

Job Summary

Job Title Marketing Assistant
Location Lincoln
Job Type Permanent
Salary £25k
Last Updated 09/04/2019
Reference SF44862
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