Marketing Assistant

  • Job Reference: lf232
  • Date Posted: 28 September 2017
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £22,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Xmas bonus and fantastic benefits
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People Recruitment Specialists are now recruiting for a Marketing Assistant for one of the world's leading brands!

This is a fantastic opportunity for a marketing graduate with at least 1 years general marketing experience!

Key responsibilities


  • Engage with Consumers and Professional Photographer communities on social networks - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, including answering questions by utilizing support from the wider marketing team/camera service technicians
  • Liaising with and answering enquiries from professional photographers on website
  • Following up with photographers who have loaned products from us to get their feedback / status of switching etc.
  • Monthly competitor analysis of Websites, Social media, Content, Advertising, Promotions, POS
  • Help organize instore Events / Workshops working with account managers and the rest of the marketing team to coordinate requirements


  • Liaising with and answering enquiries from PR & Sponsorship mailbox
  • Collating, analysing and reporting on media coverage for Digital cameras on a monthly basis
  • Help the PR & Comms manager to manage the logistics side of loan cameras for journalists, photographers

General Marketing Support

  • Involvement with EU marketing support
  • Involvement with event / exhibition planning and attendance
  • Support with new product launches and marketing initiatives

Candidate Requirements:

- Bachelor's Degree in Marketing related subject (completed within the last 24 months).

- 1-3 years previous general marketing experience, ideally within a B2B environment

- Excellent communication skills

- Confident with high levels of motivation, drive and enthusiasm

- Able to prioritise and meet deadlines

- Able to work both independently and as part of a team.

- Detailed and accurate.

- A passion for photography

This is a full time permanent position offering salary to £22m000 per annum + Christmas Bonus (equivalent to 2 weeks salary) + 25 days per annum holiday (exclusive of bank holidays) + Pension (6% Employer Contribution/3% Employee Contribution) + Life Assurance + Private Health Cover )

Apply now!

Advancing People - Recruitment Specialists

Advancing People Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency.