Intern Marketing Assistant – London

This is a great opportunity for a full-time Intern Marketing Assistant to join Waterfront Conference Company, a rapidly growing London-based conference company specializing in conferences, events and training for the transport, planning, ports and education sectors.

Based at our office in Farringdon, the Marketing Assistant will provide support to the function, helping to market and deliver conferences, including attending events within the UK.

This is a busy, varied and challenging role which provides an opportunity to get involved with multi-channel marketing campaigns, including exposure to social media marketing.  The ideal candidate will be a top graduate looking to start a long term career in events, marketing or PR. 

The role requires exceptional organisational skills and time management skills.  Candidates need to be prepared to demonstrate this through projects they will undertake in the interview process. As well as marketing, the role will provide the opportunity to learn about event delivery, team work, and project management. 

The Marketing Assistant sits in a team of 8, in a fast-paced environment.  Key requirements for the job include excellent communication skills, superb attention to detail, the ability to meet tight deadlines, and initiative.  Good IT skills are essential.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Building email marketing campaigns
  • Helping to manage our 5 Twitter accounts and 5 LinkedIn groups
  • Sourcing and negotiating with endorsers and creating marketing materials for their use
  • Updating and maintaining the company website
  • Liaising with speakers, sponsors and venues to help increase marketing reach
  • Helping to source and produce high-quality content to support marketing campaigns, liaising with in-house design team where appropriate
  • Maintaining and helping to build the conference database
  • Preparing for events and helping to run them on the day
  • Providing admin support to the conference team
  • Contributing creative ideas in team meetings
 

As an employee you can enjoy:

  • A competitive package — salary and pension scheme
  • Annual and mid-year performance reviews with structured career trajectory mapped for talented employees
  • Excellent holiday entitlement — up to 26 days’ holiday per annum, plus bank holidays and flexible working over the Christmas and New Year period
  • The social side of Freshwater — a dazzling all paid party at Christmas along with regular paid for social events, special celebrations for milestone birthdays and length of service
  • Commitment to CPD — a generous training budget, a leadership and management programme and funding for Welsh language lessons, professional qualifications and support masters
  • Membership – fully paid annual membership of a relevant industry body e.g. CIM or CIPR
  • Flexible working — as a caring employer we work to the needs of our clients and our people, adapting working times if needed
  • Casual Fridays dress code — we encourage casual dress on a Friday (with formal office attire for meetings and pitches)
  • Opportunity to work in and travel to our head office in Cardiff
  • Annual full team away days and paid-for networking events at sports and entertainment events throughout the UK

We’re looking for someone with a genuine interest in keeping up-to-date with the latest developments and trends across paid digital marketing. If that sounds like you, we look forward to hearing from you.

If you would like to join our dynamic agency then please complete our application form below and return it with your C.V., to Sarah Whittle, Head of HR via sarah.whittle@freshwater-uk.com.

To download an application form (PDF Version) CLICK HERE

To download an application form (WORD Version) CLICK HERE

Freshwater UK aims to be an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified or eligible people regardless of gender, race, sexuality, religion, age or disability.

 

Closing date for applications: Monday 14th May 2018

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