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Agency Marketing Assistant, Sheffield

Submit your application before 29 February 2020

We are looking for a reliable and conscientious person to work within one of our account handling teams. Marketing experience and/or relevant qualification would be an advantage although not essential as the selected candidate will receive full training.

Location

Sheffield

Applications closing

29 February 2020

Marketing Assistant - Advertising Agency 

MB Advertising are a full-service marketing agency that specialises in the automotive sector. This is a superb career opportunity to join our team as a Marketing Assistant.

At MB, everything we do is about making our people and clients more successful. 

Our people are committed to understanding our client’s needs, so they can recommend the marketing strategy or solution which will achieve the best possible return from their marketing investment - ultimately helping them sell more cars, vans, trucks or bikes.

We are passionate about building trusted-partnerships with our people and our clients. Together, we deliver class-leading marketing solutions and evidenced-based results. 

If you are someone who is passionate about developing a career in marketing and looking to join a vibrant, innovative and growing Client Services team, then we want to hear from you!

The Top 5 things you’ll need to be a successful Marketing Assistant at our agency in Sheffield…

  1. Passionate About Marketing
    You’ll be able to passionately communicate a genuine interest in marketing and understand what we do here at MB. You’ll demonstrate how your experience to date, preferably with some relevant area of work experience or study in marketing, media or a similar (though not essential) makes you a great candidate for this unique and varied role.
  2. Growth Mindset
    We are a fast-paced, evidence-based, innovative agency - so you’ll strive to approach things with a growth mindset and continuously learn and develop yourself and the work we do. You’ll be flexible and able to manage multiple deadlines and commitments effectively. You’ll adapt your approach to meet demands and seek to learn from setbacks 
  3. Dedicated Relationship Builder
    Our business is built on trusted partnerships, so you’ll be someone who sees the value in passionately investing in your relationships and keeping your commitments. And you’ll keep these commitments and cultivate trust, using your exceptional organisational and time management skills
  4. Committed Team Player
    We are one team, working together to achieve our shared goal of making our people and clients more successful. You’ll strongly value the contributions of others and prioritise their development. You’ll support others to achieve their goals, knowing that their success is our success. 
  5. Passionate Problem Solver
    You’ll be a proactive person who approaches problems with a solution-focused mindset and quickly moves from talking about issues, to identifying solutions. You’ll be a role model, who, using your problem-solving skills, will make key contributions to the continuous improvement of our products, services and processes

If you’ve got the Top 5 down, read-on to understand the role in more detail and what you’ll need to be a successful Marketing Assistant in our advertising agency…

You’ll be a passionate marketeer in the making, who’ll enjoy working in a fast-paced, digital marketing environment. Your positive attitude, strong work-ethic and desire to learn new skills and develop within our business, will shine through everything you do. You’ll be a good verbal and written communicator and comfortable picking the phone up to a client. 

Here at MB, we are committed to nurturing the talent within our agency and live by a core philosophy of promoting from within. And, as a full-service marketing agency, the skills and experience you’ll acquire due to the scope of the work you’ll be able to get involved in, is what really sets this role apart and makes it an invaluable career opportunity. At MB, what you put in, you genuinely get out. It’s a two-way street. You put the work in to achieve our shared outcomes and we provide unparalleled training and development opportunities.

It’s a necessity that you’re a highly organised, self-sufficient individual who thrives on deadlines - because the speed and reliability of what we do is of significant high-value to our clients. It’s crucial you are able to work under your own initiative and take ownership of tasks. This is why exceptional organisation and time management skills are essential. As is having a real eye for detail and accuracy. Mastery is a mindset and one which comes from our people striving for excellence in the details. Throughout, you’ll actively maintain a trusted-partnership status with clients, through your exceptional customer service and unwavering commitment to their success.

Desired but not essential stuff

Experience of a working environment is desired, preferably in a marketing or business administration or in a customer-facing role. If you are coming straight from university ideally you will have worked part-time alongside studying to be able to demonstrate the qualities outlined above which are needed for this role. 

What next…

If you think you are a good fit for the role, we welcome your application. It’s important to us that you include a Covering Letter and CV which outlines why you are applying. Make sure you detail why you feel you will be a good fit for the role and what transferable skills/experience you have, which will make our business and our clients ever more successful.

We look forward to hearing from you soon,

The MB Advertising Team

Added: 24 October 2019

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