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Marketing Assistant

Overview:

Location: Based in East Grinstead

Hours: 40 hours per week, 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

Salary: £23,000 per annum, depending on experience.

About ILG

ILG has grown to become a market leader in fulfilment, warehousing and logistics services. During this time, it has evolved alongside the e-commerce wave and major developments in the courier and freight industries to be the pick pack and ship, service for online businesses.

We are an ambitious fast paced growing business. We are looking for a motivated and adaptive individual to come and join the ILG Team and help us on our journey supporting our Marketing Team.

This is a chance to play a key role in our growth strategy. Bring your experience and inspiration to an award-winning business that is built around its people.

Your Role

The role of the Marketing Assistant is to work with and support the ILG Marketing Team with ILG’s day-to-day marketing activities. In addition, the Marketing Assistant will occasionally assist the HR and Business Development teams with communication and creative projects.

  • Support the Marketing Team in implementing the marketing strategy, in line with ILG’s vision and values
  • Undertake online market research and data mining for potential customers using external database and other sources (e.g. LinkedIn)
  • Liaise with external suppliers (e.g. digital agency, printers, web agency, designers) to deliver marketing projects, as required
  • Use WordPress CMS to update website pages, manage content and create new landing pages
  • Use HubSpot to manage marketing contact lists and create outbound emails (to targets, customers and staff)
  • Support management of ILG social media accounts, in line with marketing objectives. Make regular social posts on ILG accounts to promote campaigns, company news and blog articles
  • Support team with creation of content (e.g. writing blog articles, and producing short videos)
  • Design marketing assets, such as press ads and ebooks
  • Artwork posters, signage and other materials for internal communications and site branding
  • Help to plan and manage photo and video shoots (including attending shoots on location, as necessary)
  • Support the planning and execution of live or online marketing events
  • Assist with the production of sales literature or presentations as required by the Business Development Team and ensure compliance with ILG’s brand guidelines
  • Support Sales team to capture inbound telephone and web enquiries
  • Use Ruler Analytics and Salesforce to gather data and create monthly reports about enquiries

About You

To join the team, you’ll need:

  • Relevant degree subject
  • Relevant work experience in sales and marketing
  • Interest in a marketing career
  • Proven ability to write effectively and accurately
  • Ability to use Word, Excel, PowerPoint, InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Confidence to quickly pick up new software (e.g. HubSpot, WordPress, Salesforce, TAMI)
  • Good communicator and team player, able to quickly develop working relationships with a wide range of people across the business
  • Ability to manage time and organise workload in a team setting
  • Basic understanding of digital marketing, including PPC, SEO, paid and organic social media

The Benefits:

  • Salary of £23,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Pension and life assurance
  • Healthshield care package and discount perks
  • On-site parking
  • A dedicated platform for learning and development
  • Staff member of the month awards
  • Staff introduction scheme
  • 22 days’ holiday with the option to buy/sell holiday
  • Birthday leave