Marketing & Sales Assistant

ARV Solutions
£19k - £27k pa
12 Jul 2017
20 Jul 2017
Sales and Marketing Assistant Derby c£19,000 (may be flexible) Award winning company, providing specialist timber products on some of the most exciting construction projects in the country, now seek Sales and Marketing Assistant to support their extensive activities promoting the company to its clients and potential clients. A forward-thinking company that relishes the opportunity to develop your skills further, with real long-term opportunities for career development. Fantastic opportunity to join a well-established, highly respected & socially, environmentally and economically sustainable business offering a fantastic basic salary of circa £19,000 which is negotiable and commensurate with experience. If you have proven marketing experience within timber engineering, this would be of particular interest and could command a higher basic salary. Reporting to the Head of Sales and Marketing, you will be working with an external marketing partner to develop and maintain the company website, including uploading and developing new project case studies as well as updating previous case studies, organising and supplying drone/video photography of some truly inspiring projects and design & production of the company's presentations as you support internal and external meetings and conferences. You will be managing the company's social media presence to include daily updates and feeds, as well as updating company brochures/literature and assisting in the drafting of award submissions. You will take responsibility for incoming enquiries, distributing for tender review and then maintaining the company's CRM database. Following on from this will be producing monthly reports to provide insight with regard to new enquiries, declined, lost and won opportunities and sector analysis. Your varied working week will see you out and about at various exhibitions and events, where you will be involved from planning through to actively attending, as well as attending client meetings. As you take a proactive approach to increase your knowledge of these innovative construction techniques, you will be working increasingly alongside various Senior Managers in order to pull together monthly board report, as well as carrying out general administrative tasks as required. About you: Interest in modern construction methods, engaged and able to learn Previous experience in a marketing or administration role Previous technical knowledge of timber engineering would be ideal but not essential Able to attend external exhibitions and events with some overnight stays and potential for some European travel On offer will be a basic Salary circa £19,000 expenses, and perhaps more exciting, some real career progression opportunities which will see your salary and benefits package increase exponentially. If this sounds like you and feel this could be the right step for your career please apply as soon as possible or contact Lucy Patterson at ARV Solutions for further information on KEY SKILLS: Marketing, Administration, Sales, Business Development, Construction, Timber, Timber Engineering