Graduate Marketing Assistant (7 month FTC)

Job Title Graduate Marketing Assistant (7 month FTC)
Location Hemel Hempstead
Salary £22,000 PER ANNUM
Type of contract Temporary
Job Description

Are you a recent graduate with an entrepreneurial flair, a passion for marketing and love for all things digital? Do you dream of working with one of the biggest names in hairdressing on exciting projects within a global environment?

Schwarzkopf Professional is one of the top three professional hair care brands in the world, with a hairdresser community that stretches around the globe. Creating professional partnerships is at the core of what they do, it's their philosophy and pivotal to the success of the brand. Schwarzkopf co-create with the hairdresser, for the hairdresser to bring the latest products and relevant services to the market before anyone else; truly putting the customer at the heart of the business.

What are the key challenges?

  • Assist the Schwarzkopf Professional Trade Marketing Team in the launch of key New Product Innovations in the hair care industry
  • Support the development, implementation and evaluation of the marketing mix
  • Assist in the preparation and presentation of monthly analyses on sales and promotional activities
  • Analyse market dynamics, trends and track competitors’ activity (e.g. promotions, marketing activities incl. digital / social media)
  • Management of the artwork approval process, and coordination of all images and assets for the brands
  • Strong cross-functional interaction with internal and external stakeholders, e.g. Sales/Logistics teams, marketing agencies etc
  • Support and execute strategy for the business E-shop
  • Marketing Project Management – Support product data maintenance, review digital content, create and manage launch campaign for E-shop system relaunch

What do I need to succeed?

  • Degree educated in Business Studies, Marketing or Fashion. Must have completed financial modules and have a solid grasp of the principles of marketing and brand management.
  • Passion for social media and digital marketing - if you have an interesting blog or Instagram account, even better!
  • High level of interest in beauty, fashion and hair
  • Proactive team player, who can work individually and use own initiative
  • Excellent communication skills - must be confident and concise
  • Analytical problem solver with high attention to detail
  • Strong work ethic - initially you will be required to input large amounts of data and you must be comfortable getting on with the task at hand, in addition to the exciting project work.
  • Possess exceptional IT skills - particularly in PowerPoint and Excel
  • English speaker (will be involved in checking packaging translations)

What are the perks?

* Free lunch & fruit bowl

* Large, modern offices

* Just 24 minutes outside of Central London via Train

* Fun team!

* Green travel incentive

This is an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate to pick up real skills on how to launch professional hair care products and build upon your academic achievements.

Interested? You could join as soon as the 1st June. Please get in touch with Jessica on 01606 591 991 or alternatively please apply with a CV and Cover Letter. We look forward to receiving your application!

Tags: Graduate Marketing Assistant (7 month FTC) / Hemel Hempstead / £20000 - £25000  /Temporary, Fixed Term Contract / Commercial.


Agent's Name Jessica Dale
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