Marketing Assistant

Job Reference: POKSRME
Salary *: £8.65-9.13 per hour
Higher pay rate is achieved by: Relevant Qualifications or Certificates

Contract Type: Permanent, Full time

Our client is currently seeking an experienced and highly driven Marketing Executive to work in the offices of their busy, internationally acclaimed lighting design company based in Horndean, Hampshire.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an innovative and forward thinking company that has established themselves as a market leader in the field of lighting design and supply.

Reporting directly to the Sales and Marketing Director, duties to include:

Communicating with the target audiences and managing customer relationships

Day to day management of Facebook and LinkedIn sites, including company website

Designing and producing all marketing materials, including leaflets, posters, flyers, newsletter, e-newsletters and DVD’s

Organising photoshoots

Arranging the effective distribution of marketing materials

Maintaining and updating customer databases

Conducting market research

Organising and attending conferences, seminars, receptions and exhibitions

Managing budgets

Monitoring competitor activity

Supporting the Sales and Marketing Director and his sales team

The ideal candidate will show:

IT Literacy, skilled in all aspects of Microsoft

Experience in all aspects of website maintenance and development and on a variety of social media platforms

Drive, flexibility and a positive attitude

The capacity to work well under pressure and to use initiative

Business awareness and analytical skills

This is for an immediate start, and is a role that will turn permanent after the qualifying period.

Starting salary of £18,000 - £19,000, with the higher pay rate being negotiated with a minimum of a years’ experience in a similar role, and a portfolio or reference to show exceptional quality in this field.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 0830 – 1700.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Canteen
  • Own transport required

This vacancy was listed by the Portsmouth branch, contact them