Marketing Assistant

Cheltenham - £22000 to £23000

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About Commercial

Commercial Group was established in 1991 and has since grown to become the largest independently owned Business Services Group in the UK. Today, comprising of 6 divisions; Managed IT, Office Supplies, Interiors, Managed Print Services, Technology Supplies and Print, the £65m turnover Company is renowned for delivering superior quality product, service and consultancy to business nationwide.

We are currently embarking on exciting and ambitious growth plans to grow to a turnover of £70m so we need talented people to support this growth. We understand that superior performance starts and ends with our people; people with passion who like to make a difference and most importantly love what they do. If you would like to be a part of this exciting journey then we would love to hear from you!

Job Description

We are looking for a Marketing Assistant to join the fast paced, in-house marketing team at Commercial. Supporting the Marketing Manager, this role offers considerable variety. You will be expected to be involved at all levels from event co-ordination and campaign support through to product promotion and asset management.

We want you to…

  • Undertake daily administrative tasks to ensure the functionality and coordination of the department’s activities
  • Support the marketing manager in organising various projects including events, campaigns, best practice manuals and website updates
  • Conduct market research and analyse consumer rating reports/ questionnaires / social media polls
  • Update spreadsheets, databases and inventories with statistical, financial and non-financial information
  • Assist in the organising of events (such as our fantastic CSR Day) and attend them to facilitate their success
  • Assist with organising campaigns, both traditional and digital
  • Support in the preparation of presentations across all divisions
  • Communicate directly with suppliers and vendors to build and encourage trusting relationships when promoting marketing activities

Candidate Requirements

You have got…

  • Proven experience as a Marketing Assistant
  • Good understanding of office management and marketing principles
  • A quick learning style with the ability to absorb and retain information fast
  • The ability to think creatively to provide solutions, ideas and improvements
  • Excellent administrative and organisational skills
  • The ability to take responsibility for your own workload as well as supporting the team
  • Great communication skills at all levels – with a great sense of humour!
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office, particularly PowerPoint and social media platforms

Additional Info

Why Commercial..?

  • Competitive salary
  • We all get a generous holiday allowance of 25 days plus bank holidays which increases with length of service
  • A variety of training & Development programmes tailored to you
  • Earn extra money if we hire your friends or family with our employee referral programme
  • Want to get healthy? We have free fruit delivered for all staff! And our state of the art coffee machine will be sure to set you up for the day
  • Looking for a little extra? You could get a day off for doing charity work and you might even get a treat on your birthday and work anniversary!
  • A range of team and social events
  • Cycle to work scheme, pension contributions, Employee support programme, Flexi time scheme and more