Marketing Assistant

  • Location
    Oldbury, West Midlands
  • Salary
    £9.05/Hour
  • Category
    Marketing & Advertising - Marketing
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Marketing and Advertising
  • External Reference
    JN-072019-82464

New Opportunity Available
Marketing Administrator


£9.05 Per Hour


Oldbury


Full Time


Temporary to cover Maternity leave until October



What are we looking for from a Marketing Administrator?

We are looking for an enthusiastic Marketing Administrator to maintain our current social media presence, email marketing and miscellaneous B2B marketing activities. This is a temporary position to cover maternity leave.
The ideal candidate will be creative with a good eye for detail, an articulate writer with a confident telephone manner and a strong ability to hit the ground running. Working closely with Sales & Marketing director, the right candidate will be expected to maintain & grow current enquiry levels



What will your duties be working as a Marketing Administrator?

Duties will include but are not limited to the following:


Design & send regular e-flyers including company e-newsletter


Create & send direct mailshot campaigns


Create & maintain customer mailing lists


Co-ordinate telemarketing campaigns


Regular telephone calls to build relationships with cold/inactive customer accounts


Maintain social media platforms including Twitter & LinkedIn


Update & maintain company CRM system


Help to maintain company website, including generating content for news pages Write press releases when necessary & issue to relevant trade magazines to obtain coverage


Organise photography, including taking photos for news articles and PR opportunities as & when needed


Help organise B2B company events & other ad hoc marketing campaigns if required


What qualifications, experience & other qualities are required?


Degree in Marketing, Media & Communication studies, English or any other relevant field.


Experience of using Mailchimp email marketing platform


Experience of telesales & cold calling (an advantage)


Experience of using company CRM


Experience of marketing to B2B audiences


Ability to write for a professional audience


A good understanding of the major social media platforms & best practice


Strong spelling, grammar and punctuation


A highly creative mind set & ability to work with sales team when necessary


Ability to update company website via WordPress platform


Confident user of Microsoft package, in particular Outlook, Word & Excel


A keen learner with a positive 'can-do' attitude


The ideal candidate will:


Be highly creative and imaginative


Be comfortable in meeting any performance targets set by company directors


Have strong written and interpersonal skills


Excellent telephone manner


Work well both independently & alongside marketing director


Excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage several tasks at once


Be able to work well under pressure and meet copy deadlines


Have an eye for detail


Be a quick learner


Have a strong work ethic & use own initiative


Have a genuine passion for marketing


Show an interest in the laser cutting industry and U.K manufacturing as a whole


Working hours: Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm (office based)


To apply please email or call on 01384 456782

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Georgia Taylor