Location: Blaby, Leicestershire
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + *Holidays 22 + B/Holidays ,pension scheme
Posted: about 1 year ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Office Support
Contact Name: Sherrie Cobley

Graduate Marketing Assistant

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity is available for a Graduate Marketing Assistant to join a well established, leading UK JCB dealership.

Main Responsibilities of the Role:

This is a challenging role which requires you to build the marketing department by carrying out day-to-day administrative tasks and relying heavily on computer knowledge with the ability to multi-task. You will be responsible for promoting and driving the sales of our Company products and services whilst acting as a go-between to facilitate inter-departmental communication to meet the demands of the business.


  • Build strong and positive relationships with customer database and face to face
  • Build and document knowledge about the customer business and technical setup on an as and when basis
  • Organise market research
  • Write press releases
  • Arrange promotional events
  • Assess the results of a marketing campaign
  • Write reports and analysing data
  • Assist to drive online traffic with web-related campaigns
  • Write online content and publishing social media updates
  • Communicating with clients
  • Liaison with our Global Manufacturer
  • Produce and maintain a marketing plan
  • Plan events/ Press releases
  • Write and update our .com website
  • To carry out all work practices in line with company health and safety policy
  • To meet and exceed customer expectations whilst maintaining profitability
  • To contribute to overall success of Watling JCB through teamwork and good communication within the company
  • To provide excellent customer service
  • Any other duties as deemed necessary to fulfil the role


  • Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Business or a Related Field
  • Computer Proficiency
  • Social Media, Research, Analysis and Data Entry
  • Written and Verbal Communication
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Customer Service
  • Client Relationships
  • Financial Skills
  • General Maths Skills
  • Creativity
  • Teamwork, Organisation, Planning, Reliability and Punctuality

Personal Attributes:

  • Good team work capable of delivering results under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • Quality focused
  • Honest, reliable, trustworthy, good time keeper
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to multitask and handle several company demands at any given
  • Ability to communicate efficiently at all levels - verbally, in print and on the telephone
  • Ability to be professional, cheerful, co-operative and flexible at all times
  • Ability to be motivated and customer focused
  • Clean driving licence

Hours of work:

Mon-Fri 37.5-40hrs




  • Sickness scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Life assurance policy
  • Private medial health
  • Private medical treatment scheme/ Occupational health
  • JCB Manufacturer History Museum and Machine Production Line tour including VIP luncheon
  • Employee discounts on JCB merchandise
  • Perkz employee benefits
  • Child care voucher scheme
  • O2 Employee Benefits
  • Company uniform (full uniform for Parts and Service customer facing personnel, part uniform Administration personnel)
  • JCB Manufacturer Online Training programmes for all roles c/w career paths for progression
  • Additional Training programmes for employee career advancement
  • Free Staff Parking
  • Canteen Facilities
  • Holidays 22 per annum + B/Holidays +1 additional days holiday for every completed 5 years service.

If you would like to apply for this role please email your CV or call

0116 3666181


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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