Marketing Assistant (Traineeship Programme)

Dv8 Sussex
St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex
£10 per day with your employer
14 May 2019
24 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The Traineeship Programme is perfect for young people looking for a taste of what the real working world is like whilst building complimentary creative skills on an exciting eleven week work placement.

On the Traineeship Programme you will:

  • Complete an 11 week work placement (3 days a week with employer, 2 days at Dv8).
  • Achieve Level 1 or 2 Maths / English Functional Skills if not previously attained.
  • Earn £10 for each day with your employer.
  • Get a tablet they can keep if they complete.
  • Develop creative knowledge and skills at Dv8.
  • Develop a range of employability skills.
  • Progress to an Apprenticeship, a vocational course, or to employment in a variety of roles. 

More on the Traineeship Programme here:


Please note this position is available for immediate start as part of the Traineeship Programme.

Employer: Fat Promotions

Location: St Leonards

Job Title: Marketing Assistant

Marketing Assistant required to help promote and market the Company through various online channels and provide marketing support and follow up for existing promotional campaigns. Key task will include:

  • Schedule regular posts to social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Youtube
  • Create and distribute email newsletters to specific target audiences using online software provided
  • Research and identify trade exhibitions for us to attend or exhibit at
  • Write interesting and engaging content for our website updates
  • Follow process provided to re-use and redistribute previously used marketing content
  • Work with supervisor to create planned marketing calendar of activity
  • Identify target new clients and write introductory letters and posts to engage.

About the Company:

Established eighteen years ago, FAT promotions design and build award winning websites for businesses large and small across the UK, Europe and Worldwide. An approved supplier to several government agencies, our extensive client portfolio includes private sector SME’s, public sector contracts, blue chip UK clients, and international tourist boards. We provide online solutions for brand awareness, e-commerce, content management systems, online booking, and all with outstanding bespoke design and unrivalled customer care. All sites are supported by our other services such as social networking, search engine optimisation, email marketing, domain name registration, dedicated rock solid hosting and ongoing maintenance contracts.

This is an exciting role where you will be given huge input and idea creation to help spread the word about our company to re-attract existing clients and (hopefully) attract new ones! Skills required are excellent written English, knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook to manage mailings and mailing lists – training and processes to follow will be given for all tasks but we’re looking for someone who’s keen to take on this role and really make it their own. Positivity and integrity are key values for us, as is a love of dogs as we have two office dogs – no allergies please.

To apply for this position, please apply for the Traineeship Programme here: