Marketing


Graduate/Junior/Entry-Level Affiliate Marketing Executive

B63 3BL Unknown
Job title: Graduate/Junior/Entry-Level Affiliate Marketing Executive. Location: Birmingham, Halesowen (inc in-house relocation assistance available). Salary: £20,000 – £24,

Marketing Graduate

Exeter, Devon Unknown
Marketing Graduate Exeter £20-30k DOE Permanent Our client is one of the fastest growing construction consultancy companies in the UK with a growing office base across the country. With a strong

Graduate Instructional Designer and Content Lead

London Unknown
Working for an award-winning B2B Digital Solutions provider (a leader in the E-Learning / EdTech space), we are looking for a Graduate Instructional Designer and Project Lead. To be successful in thi

Marketing Executive/Marketing Graduate

Lambeth, Greater London Unknown
Our client is an ambitious forward thinking infrastructure contractor working in the rail, highways and civil engineering and electrical/power engineering sectors. This role would suit either a fresh

Marketing Graduate / Assistant

Newbury, West Berkshire Unknown
Marketing Graduate / Administrator Newbury. Full-time. This role will be home based until the business returns to their offices in Newbury. At that time, the role would become office-based Mon-Fri in

Graduate Research Executive

SE1, Chaucer, Greater London Unknown
Following some significant new project wins with household name clients My client is looking for a Quantitative Graduate to join the team. Conducting project management and analysis for a new account,

Graduate Marketing Opportunity

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire Unknown
Due to continued success our client are looking to further expand their Product Marketing team and they are looking for a highly career minded ambitious Graduate. The successful candidate will have th

Graduate Marketing Associate

London Unknown
Graduate Marketing Associate                   £28,000        &n

Marketing Analyst / Graduate

London Unknown
Our client is an independent and well funded mobile games studio based in London and they are now looking to recruit a Marketing Analyst / Graduate with good analytical skills to work closely with the

Graduate German speaking Affiliate Marketing Executive

B63 3BL Unknown
Job title: Graduate German speaking Affiliate Marketing Executive. Location: Birmingham, Halesowen (+ in-house relocation assistance available). Salary: £20,000 – £25,000 + comprehen

Graduate Marketing and Communications Assistant

Talke, Staffordshire Unknown
Our client is a multi-award winning manufacturer and supplier of high-end beauty treatment equipment to skin clinics and beauty salons. Approaching 3000 salons use their equipment in 8 countries. They

Graduate Marketing and Membership Coordinator

City of London, London Unknown
Our client, a progressive International Organisation involved in the Financial Sector is looking for a Marketing & Membership Coordinator to join their team in Central London. This is a fantastic

Graduate Account Exec

Runcorn Unknown
Job Title: Graduate Account Executive Location: Sutton Weaver (WA7 3ED) Salary: £18,000- £19,000 (DOE) Shifts : Monday- Friday 09:00- 17:00 Contract Type: Permanent The Company A fantastic

Graduate Marketing Executive

Southend-on-Sea, Essex Unknown
Graduate Marketing Executive An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Graduate Marketing Executive to join Growthlabs, a Marketing Agency based in central Southend-on-Sea, Essex. You will be joining a

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