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Marketing Assistant

  • Location:

    Richmond upon Thames

  • Sector:

    Marketing & PR

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £20000 - £23000 per annum

  • Contact:

    William Dawson

  • Contact email:

    william@magpierecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-1606_1666781192

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-11-25

Marketing Assistant Richmond upon Thames

Our rapidly growing client within the food industry are looking for an articulate Marketing Assistant to join their team. This is a fantastic role for someone that wants the opportunity to be part of a young, dynamic and very entrepreneurial business and start their career.

Marketing Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Plan, organise and execute key events for the company brand. Including but not limited to tradeshows, food trucks, festivals, seasonal activations etc.
  • Assist the wider marketing and sales team with marketing activities such as community management and content creation.
  • Procure and coordinate staff, contractors, and materials for regional and international events.
  • Focusing on the UK and international tradeshows, you will help coordinate all aspects of events from start to finish ensuring they run effectively and smoothly.
  • You will also help coordinate all consumer-facing events ranging from food trucks and festivals to seasonal activations and NPD launch events.
  • Assist in developing the brand across the food service and retail sectors.
  • Oversee and manage events on the ground. You will organise and attend key brand events and tradeshows.
  • Monitor several ongoing events and activations progress, ensuring we meet key deadlines, and minimise potential risks and issues.
  • Work alongside our external agency partners to ensure event success.
  • Encourage and pitch new events, and tradeshows and launch ideas to put Moving Mountains into the public eye.
  • Manage and monitor the event budgets and materials. Negotiating fair prices ensuring event cost-effectiveness.
  • Work closely with the marketing team to ensure the brand creative strategy is effectively brought to life through events.
  • Monitor online trends and key industry events.

Marketing Assistant Requirements:

  • Degree in relevant field e.g. Communication/Marketing/ Events Management
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar events manager role & previous experience in the FMCG sector is a plus.
  • Experience in event management/ coordination.
  • Outgoing highly organised individual with good initiative and strong work ethic and people skills.
  • Highly organised and able to handle the pressure of large-scale events.
  • Must use social media and be in tune with current trends and online activity.
  • Dynamic and proactive.
  • Ability to work independently with agencies, in line with business guidelines, in a fast-paced environment.
  • Willing to travel to events and shows.

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