Marketing Assistant

24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Marketing Copywriter

Salary: Competitive plus car or allowance

Location: Essex

My client is a leading Housing Maintenance contractor that are looking for a Marketing Copywriter to be part of the Marketing Team, but closely with the Bid Team, the main purpose of this new, dynamic role is to visit regional sites, source and capture information about the works, and then compile and produce detailed project case studies / information sheets.

Main Duties / Accountability

* Obtaining knowledge/information by visiting our sites and interviewing /discussing the activity with our site personnel

* Responsible for the timely planning, management and completion of all project case studies and information sheets

* Identify potential case studies that will enhance our offering to clients and assist our Marketing/Business Development Teams

* Consistently deliver high quality copy by using company's brand guidelines to produce content that meets the tone and voice objectives for the specified audience

* Ensure the case study tracker is updated at all times

* Work closely with the Marketing Manager to provide content for high level publications

* Contribute in the planning, development, and execution of marketing programs and projects

* Build internal and external relationships with individuals (typically company employees) in order to create high quality material

* Liaise with the Bid Team for any publications required when they bid for new work

* Identifying opportunities to enhance and improve the marketing offering, whilst sharing best practice with the team

* Undertake research for the bid and marketing team to improve content

* Ensure the quality of their work and the rest of the team meets the company standards

* Provide administrative support as required

* Any other reasonable management request


* Sense of humour!

* A likeable, team player

* Being passionate - putting pride and energy into doing the job well and supporting other people

* Must be organised and able to manage time effectively

* Able to work on more than one project at the same time

* Have the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines

* A positive, quality-focused attitude

* Self motivated

* Resilient

Experience (Essential)

* Writing experience required

* Exceptional persuasive writing, reviewing and editing abilities

* Inquisitive and able to gather information from others

* Ability to work on own initiative and to work effectively as part of a team

* High level of interpersonal skills

* Good at developing relationships with wide spectrum of people

* Able to communicate at all levels

* Experience in construction, including knowledge of social housing markets and issues (Desirable)

* Marketing experience (Desirable)

Education / Qualifications

* Educated to A level standard (Essential)

* Computer literate in MSOffice (Essential)

* Graduate. BA in Marketing, English, Communications, Journalism (or NCTJ qualification)

* Computer literate in Adobe packages