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    Marketing Assistant

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Marketing Assistant
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
  • Date posted: 17/11/2020
  • Job reference: 47798_1605621481

We're working with our client, a specialist supplier and distributor, in order to assist them with their recruitment of a Marketing Executive for their small Marketing team.

Reporting to the Head of Marketing, this is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Marketing professional to take their next step with a dynamic and forward thinking organisation.

The successful Marketing Executive will primarily provide assistance to the Head of Marketing, whilst working closely with the Commercial, Sales and Technical departments to ensure that all processes and procedures are managed accurately, efficiently and professionally. You will assist with the running of the department and will ensure that campaigns are supported to increase profile and sales. You will regularly contribute to a variety of social media channels and communities and will have the opportunity to work with external team members on specific campaigns and projects. You will work closely with all internal departments.

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, creative, full of ideas, have a can-do attitude and the ability to work collaboratively as part of a team. You will be highly efficient, with a close eye for detail, and an excellent communicator, who has a proven ability to work well under pressure and multi-task. An interest, and an awareness of digital marketing is integral to the role.


  • Build and maintain client databases
  • Work closely with the external marketing team to execute the marketing plan
  • Manage and monitor the brand
  • Assist with and execute social media campaigns in line with marketing plan
  • Use the content marketing platform to manage content schedule
  • Write blog posts and other in line with the marketing plan and campaign
  • Manage and produce catalogues always in line with brand guidelines
  • Assist with the execution of all marketing campaigns
  • Manage and produce all other marketing collateral
  • Perform any other tasks as and when required

You must demonstrate:

  • A minimum of 2 years experience in Marketing, with a particular emphasis on Digital Marketing
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • IT proficiency, particularly in marketing based programmes including Hootsuite
  • Experience with Research, Analysis and Data Entry
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good Customer Service experience, in particular with client relationships

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.