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Marketing Assistant

  • Location

    Bury St Edmunds

  • Sector:

    Office Recruitment Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £20000 - £21000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paige O'Connell

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01284 765700

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Consultant:

    Paige O’Connell

Marketing Assistant
Reporting Line:Marketing Manager
Location: Head Office, Bury St Edmunds

I am delighted to be working with a large-scale business in their search for a Marketing Assistant to support their product development team. This position offers the opportunity to progress within the business and become an integral part of the marketing department.

Whilst you are not required to have previous experience working in Marketing, you will need strong IT skills with an understanding of PowerPoint & excel.

Main Responsibilities:

•Create and set up new product codes onto the system and maintain and update product information as required ensuring that all data is accurate.
•Source pack development information and update the database.
•To source images, photograph and upload onto the system updating as necessary to ensure that product image and artwork is up-to-date.
•Monitor and manage the brand database ensuring that all information is accurate and up-to-date.
•Order product samples when requested and dispatch promptly in accordance with the request instructions.
•Manage and update the monthly account review and competitor tracking
•Maintain and update RSP and promotional database ensuring that all information is accurate.
•Accurately update and manage the customer price list.
•Provide support to the Brand Manager in category reviews i.e. samples, printing presentations, etc.
•Regularly scan weekly and monthly newspaper, magazine, newsletter, etc. articles to inform market insights.
•Promptly and accurately process recharges in accordance with current working practice.
•To accurately and regularly update the marketing spend tracker.
•Respond promptly to ad hoc requests from sales personnel.
•To manage, as instructed, routine sampling campaigns.

Key Requirements:.

•Self-Motivated, Confident and has a can do' approach
•Able to work proactively and independently
•Organised and methodical
•Excellent personal presentation
•Good communicator and be able to build excellent working relationships
•Be able to work in a busy environment

Additional Information:

•Hours: Monday to Friday 08:30-17:00
•Salary: Circa £21,000
•Full Time, Permanent
•Based in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
•Parking on site
•Full training provided

If you are interested in being considered for this position or would like to know more, please send your CV through to Paige today or call the office to discuss in more detail.