Communications and Marketing Assistant

Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive Salary Dependent on Experience
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Working as part of a small team in a fast-paced environment, this role offers a great exposure to the business with a real opportunity to influence its communication strategy. Responsible for the creation of internal and external communication materials as well as event management, the ideal candidate will be a self-motivated and creative individual with a can-do attitude. Alongside a strong knowledge of the Adobe Creative suite, the chosen graduate will need to have an eye for detail and precision as accuracy is imperative to this role.

Responsibilities

  • Create and develop effective marketing materials, reports and documentation (flyers, newsletters, brochures, articles, digital media, videos, etc.)
  • Ensure that marketing materials and documentation are of high standard
  • Produce clearly written communication which is easily understood in an accurate and concise manner
  • Maintain and update internal communications
  • Produce videos using various editing software
  • Photograph and film content at organised events
  • Full event management life cycle, from conception through to delivery, evaluation and improvement.

About You

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including copywriting and proof reading
  • Hard-working with attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • A good awareness of current trends in design
  • Appreciation of brand guidelines
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Video/photo editing
  • Ability to adapts communication method and style to suit audience requirements
  • Preferably: Skills in photography and filming
  • Strong creative flair
  • Take ownership and responsibility
  • Adapts personal approach to achieve required results
  • Consistently displays a positive attitude and involvement in all tasks from start to finish
  • Demonstrate a determination to achieve the end goal and result throughout the process or the task in hand
  • Excited about the job in hand and strives to achieve outlined goals
  • Graduate in communication and marketing, graphic design or other relevant degree or equivalent experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe creative suite – including Photoshop, InDesign and Premiere Pro.