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Marketing Assistant

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Development
Salary Upto £30k
Location UK - South East
Reference 8891_TJ08891MA

We now have a fantastic opportunity to join a company who specialising in iconic toy, baby and gift brands such as Paddington Bear, Peter Rabbit, Miffy, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, The Snowman, Elmer, Wallace and Gromit and Shaun the Sheep! Due to a maternity cover there is a Marketing Assistant position available for a hardworking and diligent individual for a fixed term of 6 months with potential to be extended.

Assisting the Marketing Manager across a variety of projects you will be working across all Trade and Consumer Marketing functions of the business working closely with all relevant internal personnel and departments, building and maintaining necessary relationships with external customers, agencies and suppliers.

Some responsibilities include:

?Assisting the Trade Marketing Manager to produce Customer Facing Brand, Product Range and Promotional Programme Presentations.
?Assisting the Trade Marketing Manager to coordinate all the Company?s Trade Shows and Events, including Toy Fairs, Gift and Nursery Shows, Retail Shows and PR Events and Sales Conferences.
?Assist and Coordinate the production of all Company Catalogue and Marketing Literature activities, plus POS and in-store theatre materials.
?Assist and Coordinate Company Trade Advertising, Editorials and Trade and Consumer PR Plans and activities, liaising with external service agencies.
?To provide administration support across Marketing and Product development functions as requested.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and highly motivated marketing professional, ideally with experience in the Toy, Baby and Nursery, Gift or related fields. A natural team player, but with the confidence and ability to work under own initiative. You will need to be well organised and an ability to manage and prioritise multiple brands and projects and deliver on deadlines with good customer facing communication and presentation skills coupled with strong PowerPoint, Excel, and Word Skills.

If you have any online and Social Media Marketing Experience that would be an advantage.

For more information please contact Tiffany Johnson on Tiff@aswift.com