Would you like to join our team of friendly marketeers?

Working with a range of private and charity clients across Shropshire and the UK, we work with them to shout about their stories using a range of marketing activities.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Marketing Assistant

Responsible to: Ruth Martin, Owner, Martin and Jones Marketing

Location: Oswestry Memorial Hall, Smithfield St, Oswestry SY11 2EG

JOB PURPOSE SUMMARY: 

To support the company’s and client’s marketing strategy, through the use of a range of marketing activities, initiatives and tools.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Management of all social media including (but not limited to) Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, Tik Tok. This includes
    • Write and schedule social posts and stories
    • Create creatives for posts and stories including videos (primarily within Canva)
    • Timely replies to comments and messages on account pages.
    • Building of client account following in line with overall marketing strategy
    • Follow engagement strategies for client account and via account pages
    • Researching and joining relevant Facebook groups for client and group posting
    • Gather and creative monthly metrics reports ready for monthly client meetings
    • Keep up to date and informed of platform changes and current best practice for each platform
  • Design and content creation of Eshots. Testing and scheduling of the same (primarily within Mailchimp)
  • Creation of blogs and articles
  • Creation and design of marketing collateral (primarily within Canva) Consisting but not limited to – Website banners, facebook cover images, Mailchimp images
  • Design, set up, management and performance reporting of Facebook and Instagram advertising campaigns

Key skills & behaviours

Clear understanding of the way social media works and the ability to utilise it for an effective marketing strategy with clients. Creative and professional approach to work.

The key skills required are:

  • Understanding of the Marketing process
  • Highly developed communication skills both written and verbal
  • High degree of computer literacy
  • English and Maths to GCSE or equivalent
  • Familiar and confident with all forms of social media
  • Experience of blog writing and creating content for social media
  • Experience of scheduling tools such as Mailchimp
  • Able to prioritise effectively
  • Ideally experience with advertising agents and the Media
  • Ideally experience with internet and online marketing organisations

Behaviours

  • A professional manner, including online, towards clients
  • Able to respond to client need within a reasonable timeframe
  • Maintain an objective approach that is free from bias or which undermines the integrity of either the Company or its clients.

This Job Description does not represent a finite list of duties and you may be called upon to undertake further duties or additional duties not already mentioned but in accordance with your post as Marketing Assistant. This Job Description does not represent a contract of employment.

Working Hours: 20 hours per week, Mon-Fri 10am-2pm in office in Oswestry town centre.

Salary: £21,840 pro rata

Closing date for applications: 15th March 2024

To apply please email CVs to Ruth Martin at ruth@martinandjonesmarketing.co.uk

If your application is successful, we will be in touch to arrange an in-person interview shortly after the closing date. As part of this interview you will be asked to bring along a piece of sample work.