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Group Marketing Assistant

£23,000 to £25,000 (depending on experience)

Are you a highly motivated graduate with a creative flair and ambition to learn and grow with a global leader in recruitment marketing?

Your new role

Reporting to the Group Marketing Director you will be part of a small and collaborative marketing team. You will be responsible for the day-to-day marketing activities of our three global brands. Working in a busy, sales environment where no day is the same, you will need to deliver a high-class service to our internal and external stakeholders, including:

  • Proofreading, writing copy and creating designs for marketing collateral, including proposals, social media, emails, presentations and websites

  • Manage the social media plan and day-to-day interactions for the Group

  • Co-ordinate client and candidate exhibitions and other events as required

  • Support the ongoing development of internal and external communications

  • Identifying new media channels that will support the delivery of the Group’s business plan

  • Produce marketing analytics and carry out administration as required

  • Be a champion and protector of the three brands

  • Segment and use data for marketing campaigns

About you

This fast-paced role requires a confident communicator (written and verbal) with excellent time management/organisational skills, who can work autonomously, to tight deadlines and turnaround campaigns quickly and professionally. You will also need to be methodical with high attention to detail as professional precision is paramount to this role.

Essential experience and qualifications include:

  • A degree in Marketing, Business, Media, Communications, Digital Media, Journalism or English

  • Proficient use of the Microsoft Office Suite including PowerPoint, Word and Excel

Desirable experience and qualifications include:

  • Google or Hubspot qualifications

  • Practical marketing experience obtained through placements or internships

  • Practical marketing experience in a professional services environment

  • Previous experience with the use of Canva or Adobe Suite

  • Experience in using Video software, Email software or Website content management systems

Who you will be joining

The Faststream Recruitment Group was established in 1999, employs over 100 people and is dedicated to providing specialist high-end recruitment solutions across the Americas, Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

We are made up of three specialist recruitment brands. Faststream Recruitment is the world’s leading shipping, maritime and energy recruitment business. FRAME Recruitment is a people specialist for the UK’s architecture and interior design sectors. GOOSE Recruitment, our newest brand is focused solely on the aviation and airlines marketplace.

We are a sales and marketing-led business. Marketing has played a central part in the company’s growth over the last 20 years and our forward-thinking approach to digital marketing, data, technology, content and PR has been key to getting the business where it is today. We have a fantastic online presence, attracting job seekers and clients to our websites each month, plus we enjoy a following of over 100,000 on our social media channels.  We are continually developing our online and offline presence. In the last two years, we have invested in a new CRM system and three new websites. We are early adopters of new technology and lead the way in recruitment marketing and thought leadership. We also attend and host events across the globe.


You will be based in our head office in Town Quay, Southampton (United Kingdom) and will benefit from flexible working hours.

Your reward

Your new role comes with the following benefits:

  • Free Southampton city centre parking

  • Flexible working hours

  • Social events

  • Pension scheme

  • Mental health and well-being support

  • 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays

  • Life insurance scheme

  • Free fruit and coffee machine

  • Prosecco on your Birthday

  • Private individual health care after 12 months tenure