Marketing Assistant (Graduate Opportunity)
Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Competitive Salary – plus benefits
Our client is one of the UK’s leading brewing and pub retail businesses.
They currently have an opportunity available for a self motivated and enthusiastic individual to work within the Strategic Development team to work closely with the Marketing Services Manager ensuring that the marketing plans are created and implemented successfully. You will be involved in all aspects of the marketing mix ensuring that they deliver great campaigns; retaining existing and attracting new customers.
You will manage the creation of Point of Sale, working closely with their creative agency to ensure the messaging is clear and eye catching and manage the implementation of elements of the marketing plan, including liaising with other internal departments within the company and external suppliers, writing briefs for Retail Managers and arranging delivery of Point of Sale on time and on budget. You will carry out customer and competitor research to test concepts and review existing offers and those of competitors and audit the implementation and success of the marketing plan, either through sales tracking or pub visiting.
Candidates for this role should be educated to degree level or equivalent with proven previous work experience (some marketing experience may be an advantage but is not essential). An excellent eye for detail, strong organisational skills, and an ability to work at pace on multiple projects are key to this role, along with the ability to communicate at all levels both through written brief and verbal interface. Computer literate in Microsoft Office programmes, you must be both willing and able to travel extensively throughout the pub estate and be passionate about both marketing and the pub industry.
The closing date for applications is Monday 30 November 2009.
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