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Marketing Assistant

  • Part time
  • TBC
  • Dunfermline
  • Closing 24th May 2019

  • Advertised from 8th May 2019
  • 25 hours per week


Award-winning animal charity, Pet Blood Bank UK (PBB), is recruiting for the position of part time Marketing Assistant. Working closely with the Marketing Manager you will be responsible for building the Brand across our social media platforms, PR and events. You will also be responsible for all PBB print and literature.


Pet Blood Bank UK is the only charity of its kind that provides a canine blood bank service, helping to save the lives of many loyal companions across the UK. Like the human blood service, donation sessions are held across the UK for dog owners to bring along their pets to give blood. Now in its 12th year, the charity has over 10000 canine donors registered and growing at an exponential rate as media attention increases.

What you’ll do

  • Working closely with the Marketing Manager you will help define our future Marketing strategy
  • As the Brand custodian you’ll ensure all our communications comply with our Brand guidelines
  • Utilising our social media platform’s, you will plan and execute engaging, shareable content
  • You’ll also be responsible for maintaining and updating our website as required
  • Help organise and attend several national events
  • Support the production of articles and features for publication
  • In conjunction with the training team you’ll assist with the production of educational materials including video content
  • Produce monthly KPI performance reports
  • Produce monthly internal and external newsletters
  • Manage fundraising activities to ensure our supporters are recognised for their fundraising efforts
  • Contribute in the delivery of Marketing campaigns to help raise awareness and grow the charity

What we need

We’re looking for someone with creative ability who understands the role social media can play in helping grow a brand. This is a varied role so will require someone with strong organisational skills. As this role involves producing written content for publication we require someone who can demonstrate attention to detail and great copywriting skills. We’re looking for someone who is;

  • Educated to degree level in Marketing or equivalent
  • A high level of drive and personal commitment
  • Working knowledge of social media and website content creation
  • Good communicator
  • Copywriting/editorial content/creative writing skills
  • Ability to work under pressure with competing priorities
  • Excellent organisational, time management and attention to detail
  • A proactive, positive attitude is essential for this role as well as is the flexibility to meet business demands

What’s in it for you

In return we offer full training, competitive salary and a great team working environment.

Further details

This is a part time role working 25 hours working pattern will be discussed at interview.

Application notes

To apply or request a full job description, please send your CV and covering letter to Square Peg HR is our recruitment partner.

Closing date: 24th May 2019