Employer Name:

The National Education Show, Cardiff

Type of vacancy:

Jobs Growth Wales


Cardiff Bay

Closing Date:


Vacancy ID:



National Minimum Wage

Hours of Work:

40 hours per week

Start Date:


Age Range:

Applicants must be between 16 and 24

Duration of vacancy:

Six month job initially with a view to becoming a permanent position


Marketing Assistant


Marketing and Advertising

Key responsibilities and accountabilities: 
1. Plan and carry out direct marketing activities (principally direct mail & e shots).
2. Develop ideas and create offers for social media, via hootesuite.
3. Managing the production of marketing materials, including leaflets, posters, flyers, newsletters and e-newsletters and mini movie clips to promote via social media channels such as You Tube & Instagram;
4. Respond to and follow up sales enquiries by post, telephone, and personal visits. 
5. Identify, qualify and secure business opportunities by cultivating and maintaining mutually beneficial business relationships with current and potential clients.
6. Contribute and liaise with the Business Development Manager to help develop marketing plans and strategies.
7. Monitor and report on activities on social media. 
8. Carry out market research, competitor and customer surveys. 
9. Visit exhibitions for inspiration and future ideas
10. Investigate and report on equipment and software suitability for direct marketing and sales reporting purposes. 
11. Assist with the external marketing activities of telemarketing and research. 
12. Attend training to develop relevant knowledge and skills. 
13. Manage our company website content Management system at The National Education Show
14. Compile Database of new clients, including uploading new data on to our management system
15. Manage the company mail chimp account
16. Liaise with the Business Development Manager to assist with the development of a 12-month marketing plan, leading up to our annual show
17. Regularly attend Networking events within local business clubs
18. Manage linked in and twitter accounts
19. Help organise 2 business exhibitions per year.
20. Answer the phone, and communicate with potential and existing exhibitors.

Training provided

Full training will be provided

Preferred Learning Provider


Desirable personal qualities

Able to work as part of a team to achieve desired outcomes and objectives
Interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate well with a broad range of people.
Is open about difficulties and asks for support when necessary.
Helps and supports other team members 
Listens to others and actively checks own understanding.
Communicates clearly and concisely.
Is eager and willing to learn new skills.
Has good attendance and timekeeping.

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: Desirable. 
Welsh Written Skills: Desirable.

Interview arrangements

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