Marketing Assistant

£18000 - £20000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Your new company My client is a multi-national consumer brand with offices and facilities across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. With nearly 150 years' experience, they are a market leader in consumer products and a recognisable in-store brand. With spacious, modern offices in Surrey, the UK head office is a collaborative and fast-paced environment, fostering talent at all levels. My client is seeking a Marketing Assistant on an initial 6 month contract to support the marketing team in their efforts in the UK market. Your new role You will gain great experience across a range of marketing and brand activities within a global consumer goods company. This will include managing product sampling activity, supporting the coordination of cross category projects such as annual catalogue development, managing ad hoc marketing projects, supporting the International Marketing Lead with various administrative tasks such as meeting organization, and providing support on administration of event management. What you'll need to succeed You will need a basic understanding of marketing, perhaps a degree, work placement or internship, and good general understanding of using marketing tools such as Adobe, Google or Social Media. You will be a positive and proactive individual, willing to learn and support the team across a broad range of activities from admin to catalogue management and campaign support. You will need a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, and be able to create PowerPoint presentations. What you'll get in return You will receive an annual salary equivalent of up to £20,000 (paid on a weekly temp basis) and enjoy a busy, varied 6 month opportunity with a global consumer brand - a great opportunity to advance skills and a fantastic employer to have on your CV. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at This job was originally posted as