Maternity Contract - Marketing Assistant

18000.00 - 21000.00 GBP Annual
10 Nov 2016
05 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Office Angels are currently recruiting on behalf of our client for a Marketing Assistant. This is a Maternity Cover contract and Full-Time role, located within Edinburgh. Working hours are Monday to Friday, 08:30am - 16:30pm. Salary GBP18,000 to GBP21,000 per annum depending on experience.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be responsible for producing marketing content, organising events and liaise with suppliers to produce marketing materials. Experience within a similar role is essential.

Experience, Skills, Attributes Required:

* To maintain the websites and social media coverage
* To assist with planning and overseeing an advertising & editorial calendar for the office, including identifying opportunities, writing copy for press releases and adverts, liaising with graphic designer on artwork, writing press releases and liaising with the trade press
* Contribute to and deliver marketing plan, including social media, website news, advertising, press releases and printed marketing material
* Act as point of contact for makers, from application process to the fair itself
* To administer the client's scheme - auditing new customer websites to ensure compliance, issuing invoices and dealing with queries about the scheme
* General help with office administration including answering incoming calls
* To suggest ways of adapting or innovating marketing practices to meet changing market demands or priorities
* To assist the Management Team in identifying, preparing and implementing marketing strategies, policies and procedures in line with the company's aims and objectives
* As part of the marketing team, planning and committing to a course of action for the achievement of the aims, objectives and standards of the Office
* Establishing and maintaining effective communication with customers, suppliers, trade press and exhibitors.
* Comfortable with speaking to a wide range of people from customers, press and patrons
* To undertake training, as necessary, to maintain high standards in the quality
* As required, attend and contribute to relevant meetings, and take appropriate action arising out of these meetings
* To be aware of the company Health and Safety Policy and to take responsibility for your own safety and the safety of all other members of staff, contractors and visitors who may be affected by your acts or omissions at work or to protect from injury
* To undertake any other duties within the scope of this job description, at your normal place of work

Experience, Skills, Attributes Required:

* Prior experience in a similar role
* Experience of contributing to and delivering a marketing plan
* Comfortable in acting as a point of contact
* Prior administrative experience
* The ability to prioritise workload and a strong multi tasker
* Experienced within social media platforms

Whilst we'd love to get back to every applicant personally, it isn't always possible and sadly we cannot provide individual feedback. If you are interested in this role and wish to be considered please click apply! This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Office Angels who are operating as an employment agency. Office Angels are an equal opportunities employer. **If you are currently registered with Office Angels and interested in this role please contact your consultant directly by email**

Office Angels is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer