Marketing Assistant

Posted on 10/01/2020
Ref #MA50
  • £24000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Theale, Berkshire
  • Marketing

Our client, a leading producer and marketer of entertainment products, based in Theale, is currently hiring for a Generalist Marketing Assistant to providing a high level of support across the Sales and Trade Marketing team.

Responsibilities

  • To assist in the development of Trade Marketing plans and support in presenting to internal (Sales & Marketing) / external (Vendor Partners & Retailers) stake holders.
  • Joint responsibility with line manager and National Account Manager for the development, execution, and performance of all programs designed to increase on-shelf/onsite presence and ultimate sell through of products across assigned Retailer account base.
  • Contribute to the Company's goals and objectives, improving market share, customer satisfaction and productivity performance.
  • Develop strong relationships through working closely with customers to obtain and provide category and consumer insight and analysis to help support and drive enhanced product stand out and performance.
  • Targeted and concise co-ordination and communication of product, price and pack changes across the retail channel.
  • Develop, implement & evaluate category plans to meet category ROI and profit objectives as defined through stakeholder meetings.
  • To work alongside relevant Creative agencies

Requirements

  • Creative and innovative in his/her approach to Trade Marketing ideas, design and implementation.
  • Can demonstrate a unique flair for delivering highly engaging, compelling and dynamic presentations or strategic plans to major partners.
  • Decision making oriented & able to quickly react to changing environment.
  • A confident and strong communicator and negotiator
  • Educated to Graduate level in a relevant subject and/or a professional equivalent
  • Extensive networking and social interaction required outside of working hours.
  • Highly numerate and analytically minded with the ability to manage multiple work steams and adhere to strict deadlines.

This is a full time, permanent position working Monday-Friday, flexible working hours.

Our client offers an excellent remuneration package and excellent career progression prospects.

Please apply online to be considered.

Posted By
Mark Wilkes
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