Marketing Assistant

  • Location
    Newhaven, East Sussex
  • Salary
    £ 19000 - £ 21000 / Year
  • Category
    Marketing & Advertising - Marketing & Advertising
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Marketing and Advertising
  • External Reference


Position: Marketing Assistant

Department: Marketing

Responsible to: Marketing Manager

Salary: £19,000 - £21,000

Date: March 2019

Monday- Friday 8.30 am - 5 pm (with one hour lunch)

Our client is currently looking for an enthusiastic Marketing Assistant to take on a broad range of marketing activities. Duties involve Marketing and PR support to the Marketing team as well as responsibility for individual digital and traditional marketing tasks and projects.


The role will primarily include to work as part of the marketing team to design marketing material for online and print. As well as creating content and campaigns for social media, PPC ads, product videos and email marketing campaigns.


  • Create and schedule online social media posts

  • Use LinkedIn and Twitter to engage with audiences

  • Good experience with Adobe Creative suite particularly Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign

  • Create visual assets that engage customers

  • Design and produce digital marketing materials

  • Assist in managing and updating the company website and SEO.

  • Coordinate and monitor E-mail newsletter campaigns.

  • Support the marketing team in planning and running of events and exhibitions.

  • Support the Marketing Manager with new product development research and competitive analysis as well as marketing projects.

  • This job description sets out the duties of the post at the time it was drawn up. Such duties may vary from time to time without changing the general character of the duties or the level of responsibility entailed.




  • BA in business and/or marketing


  • Minimum one year experience in a B2B marketing environment (preferred)

  • Content writing experience.

  • Budgeting, negotiating and business finance.


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge of SEO, UX, CMS and social media

  • Competent in using Adobe creative suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)

  • Professionalism, diligence and quality focus

  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Ability to manage your own projects and events

  • Office (Word, Excel, Acrobat, PowerPoint)

Personal Competencies

  • Good team player

  • Creative thinker

  • Focused and inspirational

  • Participative, constructive

  • Strive to achieve

  • Eagerness to learn

  • Culturally aware and adaptable


  • CIM Diploma or Post graduate Diploma

  • Experience Working for a manufacturing business

  • Previous experience in working in a technical products environment

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics CRM or similar CRM system

  • Working knowledge of video editing software e.g. Adobe Premiere Pro CC

  • 2nd language

Please apply directly to this advert, if you do not hear from us within 7days your application has not been successful.

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Please apply with your CV to: Sarah Reynolds