Marketing & PR Assistant (Junior Level, London)
Want to become part of Stitch & Story’s fast growing creative business? We are looking for a Marketing & PR Assistant to join our team.
At Stitch & Story we are passionate about revamping knitting and crochet as simple, modern and aspirational skills. We are an online premium knitting and crochet kits company based in North Greenwich, London. We work across multiple platforms including our online store, social media and pop-up events. Our celebrated beginner craft kits can be found in Liberty and Fenwicks, while we’ve collaborated with top brands including Airbnb, Soda Pictures, My Little Box, Sophie la girafe and Miffy. To read more about our brand visit www.stitchandstory.com/pages/our-story.
About the role
We are looking for a Marketing & PR Assistant that can take a leading role in driving traffic to our brand by engaging current and prospective customers, and producing compelling and persuasive campaigns across various platforms (website, social media, blogs and more).
The ideal candidate will maximise opportunities for engagement, click-through and conversion by producing onsite copy, high-quality content, product descriptions, email marketing (MailChimp), and more, as required. You will also be responsible for initiating and delivering press release, blog and online/print article content, channelling the brand voice.
A solid understanding of the business applications of social media platforms and social analytics knowledge is required. You will research and monitor trends/market insights, manage SEO and utilise Google Analytics to improve marketing strategies and campaigns.
As the Marketing and PR assistant you will be responsible for increasing brand awareness; identifying, building and maintaining relationships with key media, influencers and brand partners; driving strategic partnerships and collaborations.
You should excel at working in a fast-paced and continually changing environment and love to share new ideas and learn new things everyday.
We are looking for...
- A minimum of 1-year relevant professional in-house experience.
- A marketing related degree or equivalent.
- A proven track record of successfully developing key marketing and brand strategies across B2C and B2B.
- A good understanding and use of marketing metrics (AOV, CAC, LTV) to increase marketing ROI for our ecommerce site.
- Strong English written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to understand and interpret brand voice and vision.
- Proficiency in Photography and Adobe Creative Suites software.
- The ability to knit and/or crochet, with a passion for crafts and gifts.
The job is based in North Greenwich, London.
Why work for us?
We offer a competitive salary, pension scheme membership and generous staff discount. You’ll get to work in an exciting, high growth start-up and we will support you in your career path with a personal development map outlining skills and responsibility milestones as well as future progression and salary reviews.
To apply, please send your CV, cover letter outlining why you’d be perfect for the job and salary expectations to email@example.com.