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We’re hiring! Senior Marketing Assistant

Posted on: Monday 12 September, 2016 | Filed in: General News, Recruitment

Background

Mackenzie Marketing provides business development and marketing advice to small and medium sized businesses. Our clients are mostly professional service firms, with most marketing of our marketing being B2B; although we do undertake some B2C marketing. Our service to clients is bespoke to their needs. For most clients our Managing Director provides strategic advice. Implementation of this advice is undertaken by the client themselves (where they have the internal resource); or by Mackenzie Marketing (where the client does not have the internal resource). We also undertake ad hoc projects for clients.

Mackenzie Marketing is a small marketing consultancy, with clients who have been with us since we started in 2008. We currently have four members of staff, and are keen to grow.

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Marketing Assistant who will support our Marketing Executive in the implementation of clients’ marketing plans. The Senior Marketing Assistant will undertake the following activities for our clients, as well as for Mackenzie Marketing:

1. Draft introductory letters/emails to go to prospects

2. Draft and project manage the design/print of marketing collateral, magazines and programmes etc

3. Draft optimised website content and upload to content management systems

4. Assess Google Analytics and drive forward appropriate keyword rich content

5. Draft blogs and social media content, including engaging with appropriate social media followers etc

6. Draft regular e-newsletters

7. Draft press releases

Person Specification

The following skills/competences are essential:
• Copywriting and proof-reading; with an understanding of grammar and spelling
• Researching of issues for blogs and social media
• An interest in business issues, as many of our clients are professional services firms
• An eye for detail
• Highly organised
• A desire to deliver for clients
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Team player
• Understanding of google analytics; and search engine optimisation
• Experience of using: Microsoft Office packages; WordPress; Hootsuite; Linked-in; Twitter; and Facebook

The following is desirable:
• A Degree

We will consider full time and part time candidates for this role.
Salary: £18,000 per annum (pro rata’d if part-time)

Email CV and cover letter to info@mackenziemarketing.co.uk

Our Clients

  • SI Sealy
  • Kuits
  • Fairway Business Finance
  • Benson Bunch
  • Surfacing Group
  • Castletons Chartered Certified Accountants
  • Talent HR & Recruitment
  • Getaway Villas
  • Thriveminds
  • Legal Works
  • Internation School of Business (ITP)
  • Renwick