MEERKATworks are seeking an Intern with an understanding of media & marketing, a passion for research and a willingness to learn and apply a conscientious attitude.
We are an independent media agency with offices in Brighton & Edinburgh and use an innovative blend of fresh thinking, research and measurement to achieve outstanding results for businesses of all sizes. The MEERKAT Mob are a fun, alert team working together to provide up-to-date market knowledge for local, regional and national clients across many sectors (travel, education, events, services and charity).
The role will comprise:
Researching client markets.
Understanding marketing strategies and media choices.
Creating marketing schedules and presentations.
Learning how the client/supplier chain operates.
An active role in the sales process – working with leads, calling and negotiation.
Supporting the marketing assistant and office manager in day-to-day running of the office.
Strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to chase and influence
people effectively in order to progress projects
Excellent IT skill with proficiency in Microsoft Suite: Excel & Power Point
The ability to prioritise a varied workload with multiple long and short-term deadlines
An understanding of the principles of marketing.
An understanding of media formats, both online and offline.
Who this would suit:
Excellent English language skills – a good telephone manner.
A methodical approach – someone who enjoys attention to detail.
A curious nature – someone willing to learn and put theory into practise.
A gregarious personality – this role includes sourcing new business and researching markets, therefore a good telephone manner is essential
If you think you’d like to work in the MEERKAT mob and learn how marketing is put into action then talk to us on 01273 760 100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.