Promotions Sales and Production Assistant

Reports to: Senior Promotions Manager

Working as part of a Partnerships team, reporting into and working with the Senior Promotions Manager, you will be responsible for the production and execution of all paid for stand-alone digital promotions. You will assist the Senior Promotions Manager to pro-actively seek out new marketing clients and paid for marketing opportunities in order to help the Senior Promotions Manager hit and exceed incremental revenue targets for Promotions across The Stylist Group’s digital portfolio.

About you: you are full of enthusiasm and a self-starter. You have a love for communications and are a natural relationship builder. With a good eye for detail, you are keen to practice your production and writing skills in a client facing environment. The ideal candidate will also have a keen interest in promotional marketing, commercial and sales. You have a true willingness to learn new skills and systems and be part of a small but highly driven team.

Overall Objectives

1) To effectively create, monitor and promote star quality lead-gen campaigns, offers and daily competitions that are client facing across The Stylist Group brands

2) To work closely with the Senior Promotions Manager to nurture client relationships, whilst generating new leads to build on an effective and up-to-date contact database

3) To keep aware of trends within the marketing and sales space, offering ways The Stylist Group Promotions team can adopt new initiatives

4) To work closely with the internal design, content and development teams to deliver creative and technical promotional solutions for Promotions run across, Stylist Magazine and connecting email ecosystem

5) Bring fresh ideas and optimism to the team and a true love for all things Stylist

The role will involve:

• Using client briefing forms to build digital competitions, offers and other stand-alone promotions booked by the team, making sure that campaigns are set live and closed to schedule and to a high standard

• Chasing clients for collateral and campaign sign off when needed

• Building and sending out a weekly Promotions newsletter

• Briefing client facing promotional adverts with our email designer

• Helping the team maintain and grow relationships with key brands and PR agencies to garner the best on-brand prizes and market leading reader offers

• Assisting the team in sourcing and booking of brands to take part in themed campaigns, day-day competitions and offers: contributing to achieving monthly, quarterly and yearly revenue targets

• Conducting monthly market & competitor analysis; Providing insight into the promotions marketplace and advising on future strategies for improvement across The Stylist Group digital portfolio

• Attending PR events and networking and adding to our existing client database

• Assisting the team with ad-hoc projects

Desired Skills and Experience:

• Have excellent organizational and administrative skills with good attention to detail

• Are great with people – be able to establish good working relationships within the department as well as with external brands and PRs

• Have an interest in sales and commercial environment

• A sound knowledge of using all worksheets across Google Drive (Sheets, Docs, Slides), Excel, Word and PowerPoint and Photoshop software

• Have the ability to work effectively to deadlines

• A team player and be able to onboard tasks efficiently

• Demonstrates a strong sense of individual accountability

• Is passionate, enthusiastic, has a ‘can do’ attitude and has fun in work achievement

To apply, please send a covering letter outlining why you are interested in working for The Stylist Group, plus your CV to Senior Promotions Manager,

Deadline for applications: 23rd April 2019

Please note: We thank you in advance for any applications; only candidates invited for interview will be contacted. No Agencies please