Marketing

Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
£16,900 per annum
Posted
02 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Work Placement, 7-12 months
Hours
Full Time

As a Marketing Assistant, you will have the opportunity to get involved in a variety of projects, including but not limited to the delivery of direct and digital marketing communications. Reporting to our Marketing Team Leader, you will be responsible for the deployment of social media content across all company and placement platforms, creation of website and promotional material, and the development of eMail marketing campaigns. You’ll develop a strong understanding of B2B marketing through the continued drive of marketing-driven strategies at ProspectSoft, and will have the opportunity to develop your skills in both inbound and outbound marketing. As a Marketing Assistant, you will be critical to the organisation, and will take a lead role in the organisation and the running of our regional product events. Marketing efforts will be centred on online lead generation, with a focus on attracting and converting high quality leads via several marketing channels. 

As an essential member of the team, you will be responsible for measuring progress with regular analysis reports to ensure continued marketing success strategies at ProspectSoft. You will also be able to show your creative side when completing tasks such as blog writing, creating infographics, holding customer Web Clinics, designing merchandise, photography/video content for our websites, and much more!

Responsibilities

  • Social Media – Managing all corporate and placement social media platforms (Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook and Instagram). You will have the opportunity to develop social media campaigns for both corporate and placement platforms to engage audiences. You will also be reporting on and analysing social media data and results, as well as building and monitoring new strategies to improve results going forward.
  • eMail Marketing – Assisting in the development of eMail Marketing Campaigns for various stakeholders e.g. prospects and customers – this will involve proofing content, writing content, developing imagery to include in email sends, building lists and reviewing campaign results.
  • Copywriting – Writing and uploading regular blogs to our placement and corporate blogs. You will also be key in proofing blogs, and creating infographics based on published blogs to repurpose the content.
  • Design – Creating content such as banners, infographics and diagrams to include on our websites, social media platforms, event material, blogs, eMail Marketing Campaigns etc. You will be required to use software to deliver these designs including Photoshop.
  • Event Organisation & Co-ordination – You will be key in assisting with any events ProspectSoft run or exhibit at. This will include liaising with venues and designing and ordering merchandise/promotional material.
  • Website Management – You will have the opportunity to manage our placement and corporate websites. This will include creating new content to ensure sites are up to date and engaging to our audiences.
  • Recruitment – There will be the opportunity to be selected as the next placement recruiter for 2018-19 Sales & Marketing roles. This will involve you managing the entire recruitment process; from CV and cover letter reviews, to booking and conducting telephone interviews, to organising and running our Assessment Centre.

Benefits

  • Excellent time management & organisation skills
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Enthusiastic approach and positive attitude at all times
  • Creativity and design skills
  • Degree in a relevant field (this is a bonus but not necessary)
  • Good knowledge and understanding of social media platforms
  • UCAS points: 280
  • Predicted degree: 2:1 or above