CURRENT POSITIONS

MARKETING AND DIGITAL ASSISTANT – FULL TIME

COMPANY

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within the marketing team of a well-established manufacturing company.

Grangers International, based in Derbyshire and established in 1937, is the owner of market-leading brands; Grangers, Fabsil and Cherry Blossom.

The company is experiencing a period of remarkable growth and has recently relocated to brand new custom-built headquarters.

This is an exciting time to join a very ambitious, focused and passionate business with comprehensive growth plans on a global scale.

THE ROLE

Reporting into the Marketing Manager, you will support with all marketing activities including copy writing, social media, scheduling, promotions and advertisements, website development, newsletters and print/web production support and exhibitions – to include content creation and promoting brand awareness.

The individual will work closely with all teams across the business including Marketing, Product, Design and Sales.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

  • Assisting the Marketing Manager with all daily marketing activities including admin and ensuring all deadlines are met.
  • Using copywriting skills to produce long and short copy in line with brand style and guidelines.
  • Monitor and respond to incoming social media and web enquiries.
  • Support with brand websites, producing content and strategies to improve customer experience and engagement and help build brand loyalty and awareness and drive organic traffic to the sites.
  • Support with website development and activities, taking action to improve where necessary, increasing SEO rankings for key search terms.
  • Email marketing – content production.
  • Supporting with social media channels, including scheduling of sponsored Facebook and Instagram posts and paid/targeted advertising.
  • Supporting broader department administration, including scheduling, exhibition admin, inventory monitoring.

 

EXPERIENCE & SKILL SETS

  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexible and willing to put hand to any tasks to support the department/wider business.
  • Able to work to tight deadlines
  • Flexibility and willingness to accept feedback
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with relevant teams
  • Knowledge of implementing SEO in copy to ensure visibility
  • Team player, proactive, positive, enthusiastic; demonstrates ‘can do’ attitude
  • Attention to detail
  • MailChimp capabilities
  • Computer literacy – MS Outlook, Excel, Word
  • Experience of Shopify would be beneficial
  • A degree or at least one year’s relevant copywriting or communications experience would be desirable
  • Experience working with CMS would be valuable but not necessary.