Marketing Assistant

  • Sikla UK & Ireland
  • Milton Keynes, UK
  • 19 Jul, 2022
Full time Apprenticeships Event Services Marketing, Advertising and PR Media, Design and Creative Sales & Marketing

Job Description

We are looking for a Marketing Specialist - proactive, versatile and commercially driven - to join our team. You will be working directly with the Marketing Manager and the Sales team, implementing marketing projects and campaigns, and working towards brand awareness and lead generation.

The role has high growth potential and career prospects within the company. Teamwork, communication, customer orientation and attention to detail will be highly needed and valued.

Your Duties and Key Responsibilities

  • Helping identify marketing trends and key opportunities for innovation
  • Enrolling in joint actions with the International Marketing Team
  • Coordinating inputs and content from our internal teams
  • Updating digital channels: Social Media (focusing on LinkedIn), Website, Blog, internal platforms
  • Monitoring digital performance
  • Drafting content for the company newsletter
  • Updating contacts and general information in the CRM system
  • Drafting digital communications for review
  • Coordinating events (external exhibitions, staff events, etc)
  • Data analytics and reporting
  • Updating/producing marketing materials (catalogues, brochures, promotional items, etc)
  • Providing administrative support to the sales team

Your Profile

  • Being proactive, self-motivated and commercially driven
  • Good research skills and attention to detail
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to build relationships quickly and effectively
  • Capable of prioritising tasks and multiple assignments
  • Excellent written and spoken English communication skills
  • Eager to learn and develop by performing a variety of tasks
  • Customer orientated
  • Proactive in Social Media (preferable experience with LinkedIn)
  • Interest in content writing 
  • Experience with Hubspot (preferential)
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud tools (preferential)
  • Fluency in Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams, etc)
  • Relevant experience in a similar role and/or Marketing qualification

Training Provided

  • Possibility of enrolling in an Apprenticeship or other on-the-job training program
  • Ongoing internal training, support and development

Career Prospects

At Sikla we believe in career plans based on long-term strategy, built on teamwork, growth and development. You will always be encouraged to bring your ideas to the table and develop your skillset towards real career opportunities within the company.