Marketing


Graduate Conference producer

EC1N, Clerkenwell, Greater London Unknown
Conference Producer – Central London £23-£26K plus bonus & travel Working with a relative newcomer to the conference industry, this company are rapidly expanding due to their dyn

Graduate Marketing/Admin

Fleetwood, Lancashire Unknown
Our client, an International Manufacturing Company are expanding their Marketing/Admin department and are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and proactive graduate to complement their friendly team. R

Marketing Assistant - Community Manager - Recent Graduate

London Unknown
MARKETING ASSISTANT – COMMUNITY MANAGER – RECENT GRADUATE Our client is looking for a Bright, Ambitious professional with experience in creating and managing communities with thousands of

Marketing Graduate - 12 months FTC

Colne, Lancashire Unknown
Role: Marketing or Business Graduate- 12 months FTC Hours: 9am- 5pm Salary: £18,000 – £20,000 Location: Colne Tailor Made Commercial are delighted to be the exclusive recruitment par

Graduate Marketing Executive - London - £28k

Central London Unknown
Graduate Marketing Executive- International role Sector- Technology Location- Central London Salary & Benefits- £28,000 + Phone + Laptop + Bonuses + International Travel Opportunities Job Ty

SOCIAL MEDIA AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY MANAGER – RECENT GRADUATE

London Unknown
SOCIAL MEDIA AND DIGITAL COMMUNITY MANAGER – RECENT GRADUATE Our client is looking for a Bright, Ambitious professional with experience in creating and managing communities with thousands of use

Community Manager - Recent Graduate

London Unknown
On behalf of our client, A wealthy and disruptive Digital Partner company challenging traditional thinking, with an increasing turnover and a strong Investment plans in the UK and internationally; In

Graduate Opportunity - Category Executive

Norwich Unknown
Graduate Opportunity – Category Executive – Marketing/Commercial – Up to £24,000 per annum I am working with an exciting business based on the outskirts of Norwich, market lead

Graduate Marketing Executive based Aldershot

Aldershot, Hampshire Unknown
Graduate Marketing Executive based Aldershot. £26,000 basic plus excellent benefits package. The Marketing Executive will work to organise and execute the companies' B2B marketing, produc

Graduate Marketing Analyst

Aberdeen, Aberdeen City Unknown
Our client is looking for a Graduate Marketing Analyst for a contract position, located in Aberdeen The Agency offers a range of integrated services with the core aim of helping other businesses grow:

Graduate Content Writer

Leeds, West Yorkshire Unknown
Junior Content Writer SEO / Copywriting / Content / Keyword Research / Blogs / Email Marketing Based in Leeds Salary up to £18,000 DOE, inhouse training and bespoke career development, lots of

Graduate Trainee Publishing

London Unknown
The role is working for a newspaper group, which is the largest and most famous publisher in terms of digital, print, and across national and regional titles. Full training is given by way of a 2 week

Graduate Product Managers - entry level & existing managers

Surbiton Unknown
Graduate Product Managers Based in Surbiton. Salary: £27,000 – £35,000 per annum. We are currently recruiting for Product Managers – entry level and existing Product Mana

Marketing Assistant/Marketing Graduate

Tonbridge, Kent Unknown
Marketing Assistant / Marketing Graduate required for our client; electrical compliance and safety specialists who are fast growing based in the South East responsible for keeping commercial, industri

Graduate Science Writer/Account Executive

Fareham, Hampshire Unknown
Graduate Science Writer/Account Manager Salary £18 – £25K depending on experience and level of qualification Fareham, Hampshire Life Science, Healthcare & Industry Communications

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