Marketing


Graduate* Junior Marketing, Barristers Chambers

City of London Unknown
If you are a bright and ambitious graduate who is seeking a career with a prestigious and well recognised chambers, or perhaps a career in marketing in a well respected organisations with lots of oppo

Digital Marketing Graduate

Blairgowrie Unknown
Our client, is an extremely fast-growing young company focused on providing natural raw dog food. They are looking for an ambitious marketing graduate to be part of the growth of the business ove

UK Marketing & Communications Co-ordinator (Graduate Calibre)

Yateley Unknown
UK Marketing & Communications Co-ordinator (Graduate calibre) with a full UK driving licence and preferably A-level English is required to join a global company in the Reading / Aldershot, Hampshi

Graduate Marketing Executive - London - £27k

Central London Unknown
Graduate Marketing Executive International Role with Travel Sector- Technology Location- Central London Salary & Benefits- £27,000 + Phone + Laptop/Tablet + International Travel Job Type- Gr

Graduate HR & Facilities Assistant

Chessington, Greater London Unknown
HR/Facilities Administrator Salary: £18,000 – £21,000. Based in Chessington We have a unique opportunity for a candidate wishing to carve a career within Human Resources and Faciliti

Graduate Marketing/Compliance Assistant

Vauxhall, Greater London Unknown
New Formation Education is an education recruitment company. We are in the process of searching for a new member of the team to take on an exciting multi-skilled position. We are looking for an innova

Marketing Graduate Account Handler

Northampton Unknown
Marketing Graduate / Account Handler Northampton Temporary to Permanent Hours 9-5 £25,000 Are you a graduate that wants to extend their skills in marketing? Would you like to have more autonomy

Marketing Graduate Opportunity

Bracknell, Berkshire Unknown
Graduate Opportunity Content Writing Executive Bracknell £18k-£24k DoE This is a unique and exciting opportunity to join a growing business as a Content Writing Executive within the Group

Graduate Digital Marketer

London Unknown
Graduate Digital Marketer  £30K- £32K  South West London My client, an established Membership Body based in South West London are looking for a dedicated Graduate Digital Ma

Graduate - Marketing Co-ordinator

Banbury Unknown
Excellent Marketing Co-ordinator role for a dynamic, passionate and organised Marketing Graduate. £20,000- £22,000 DOE + Bens Purpose of the Role To provide trade marketing support in lin

Graduate Marketing Executive

Maldon Unknown
Graduate Marketing Executive Maldon, Essex Generous Salary + Development + Training + Pension + Excellent Benefits This is an excellent opportunity for a Graduate Marketing executive, to join a well-e

Marketing Exec (Graduate)

OX14 5BL Unknown
Overview Excellent opportunity in a large prestigious technology company based in Abingdon. Ideal for someone looking for a great company with excellent career prospects and a flexible hours scheme w

Graduate Recruitment Consultant (Marketing & Digital)

Leeds Unknown
Graduate Recruitment Consultant – Marketing & Digital Leeds City Centre Very Competitive Basic + Commission Are you a graduate? Have you had previous office/sales experience and are now loo

Graduate Opportunity

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Unknown
Graduate Opportunity! Gloucestershire Competitive Salary! This high-profile Agency is keen to recruit an enthusiastic Graduate to join its growing team in Cheltenham. This is an exciting opportunity f

Bright Graduate Needed For Exciting Newbury Based Firm

Newbury Unknown
Research Executive Main responsibilities and duties: Research Executives are responsible for uploading surveys, managing day-to-day fieldwork requirements and providing initial analysis of the resear

Marketing Graduate Jobs & Graduate Marketing Schemes.

Here’s the latest Marketing Graduate Jobs. In this section we take an indepth look into Marketing Graduate Schemes & Marketing Graduate Jobs. We'll discuss Marketing, Advertising & PR Graduate Jobs in London and UK wide. The salaries, training and rewards for marketing graduate programs.
marketing graduate schemes & Marketing Graduate Jobs




What is Marketing?

Marketing is the management process to communicate a product, service or brand to customers, for the purpose of promotion or sale. Marketers often refer to the 4 p’s of marketing; price, product, promotion, and place.

What is PR?

PR also known as Public Relations is the communication between companies or individuals and the public. The PR team will look after reputation and hope to inform and influence the public.

Large Graduate Marketing Employers

Pretty much every company will have a marketing department. Most major companies will also run Marketing Graduate Schemes, If you are looking to work specifically for a marketing agency then some big global companies include SapientNitro, DigitasLBi, iProspect, Saatchi & Saathci and Wunderman.

Job titles for Marketing Graduate Jobs.

There are a lot of different job titles in marketing. Being the marketing sector, they can get very creative!
There are so many forms of advertising and marketing channels. There's Direct Marketing, Public Relations, TV & Radio Marketing. Online marketing alone can be split into several groups including SEO, PPC, Affiliate, Social Media and Email Marketing.
Here are some of the standard career paths that fall into many types of marketing.

      - Advertising Account Executive.
      - Advertising Account Manager.
      - Advertising Account Planner.
      - Advertising Copywriter.
      - Marketing Account Manager.
      - Marketing Assistant.
      - Marketing Executive.
      - Market Researcher.
      - Market Research Executive.
      - Media Buyer.
      - Media Planner.
      - Product Promoters.
      - Promotions Assistants.
      - Public affairs consultant.
      - Public Relations Account Executive.
    - Public Relations Officer.

Duties in Marketing Graduate Jobs.

Again duties vary hugely depending upon the job role. If you work in a marketing role you will work as apart of a team to:

      - Organise market research.
      - Create & manage delivery of marketing campaigns.
      - Develop Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
      - Report and analyse campaigns.
      - Work to a budget.
      - Forecast future sales.
    - Communicate & present strategies, forecasts and analytics.

Where are the marketing graduate jobs and schemes located?

Marketing Graduate Jobs are located across the UK and the World. As common to many sectors, London is a real hub. Many of the largest Marketing Agencies have Head Offices in London. As are many major companies' marketing departments based there. However, there are employers in every city and town which will have a marketing team. You’ll also find smaller/medium size agencies in every city and most towns.

Requirements for Marketing Graduate Schemes & Marketing Graduate Jobs.

With so many varied roles on Marketing Graduate Schemes & Marketing Graduate Jobs, requirements do vary. For the most popular Marketing Graduate Schemes a 2:1 will often be the minimum. However many 2:2 graduates and even 3rd graduates can still get on schemes. Especially if the marketing role is more sales focussed.

Other useful skills to qualify for Marketing Graduate Schemes:

Analytical

      . it's likely there will be reporting and analysis.

Creative

      . Drawing up imaginative marketing campaigns.

Team Player

      . Marketing campaigns and strategies typically require working with others.

Ability to work under pressure

      . As with many jobs, deadlines can be tight and come up at short notice.

IT skills

    . You will need to compile, analyse and present market data effectively using software. Typically using Excel & Powerpoint.

As well as these, any experience will stand you in a good position.

What are the salaries of Marketing Graduate Schemes & Jobs?

Several reports and The Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR) suggests that the average starting salary for marketing roles is £22,000. However this can fluctuate depending upon the location and company sector.
At Graduate Links we have found that graduate marketing starting salaries generally range between £17,000 and £25,000.

What are the Rewards & Benefits of Marketing Graduate Schemes & Jobs?

Benefits vary from company to company. Standard benefits for medium/large companies apply. These include 20 - 25 annual days leave, pension schemes and contributions, staff discounts. etc.

Working hours are usually 9 to 17:30. However it is common to occasionally have to go beyond this for client meetings and events. Overtime may also be required just before new product/campaign launches.

There are often opportunities for UK and global travel.

Networking plays a big part in the marketing industry and this often involves relaxed socialising.

What Qualifications do Graduate marketing schemes work towards?

Below we have collated a list with links to various professional marketing bodies and qualifications.

CIM - Chartered Institute of Marketing.
IDM - The Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing.
IPA - Institute of Practitioners in Advertising.
CIPR - Chartered Institute of Public Relations.

Websites with More Information on Graduate Career Paths.
Advertising Association.

Current Graduate Vacancies in Advertising, Marketing & PR

Current Graduate Vacancies in Digital Media, & Media