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Birmingham Unknown
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Marketing Executive Graduate

Chelmsford, Essex Unknown
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Graduate Entry Marketing Executive

Heathrow, Greater London Unknown
Graduate Marketing Executive, International Travel – 30-33k Our clients are a award winning IT Solutions company, they are experiencing fantastic Growth. They are seeking a "Graduate Market

Graduate Marketing Role

Swadlincote Unknown
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Graduate Events & Conferences

London Unknown
Exciting Trainee Conference Producer/Marketing Opportunity – Marketing, Social Media, Digital, HR, Communications Salary: 22K starting salary + bonus + regular salary reviews My client is a fun

Graduate Marketing Assistant

BH8, Bournemouth, Dorset Unknown
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Product Copywriter - Graduate/Entry Level

Acton Unknown
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Graduate Media Data Engineer

Manchester, Greater Manchester Unknown
My client a forward thinking global digital media agency are currently looking for a Graduate Media Data Engineer. As the Graduate Media Data Engineer, you will offer customised solutions to client&rs

Graduate Marketing & Events Assistant

Sheffield Unknown
THE COMPANY: Brewster Partners are excited to be recruiting a Graduate Marketing & Events Assistant to join a manufacturing SME based in Sheffield. The Graduate Marketing & Events Assistant wi

Graduate Events Coordinator

London Unknown
NEW JOB! Graduate Events Coordinator, London. £25,000-£30,000. Fantastic opportunity for a recent graduate to join an international exhibition and trade fair company. Your role will be to


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Marketing Assistant Graduate

Letchworth Unknown
My client based in Letchworth are looking for someone as a Marketing Graduate to join there existing team for a new and exciting role. You will be joining at a exhilarating time as my client embark on

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Bracknell, Berkshire Unknown
Marketing or Business Graduates Position: EMEA Strategic Supplier Relationship Manager – New Vendors Interaction Recruitment are currently working with a prestigious client specialising in Glo

Marketing Graduate

Rugby, Warwickshire Unknown
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Graduate Marketing Executive

Caerphilly Unknown
Opportunity for a graduate marketing executive to join a well-established manufacturing company who continue to experience significant growth year on year. The role will see the successful candidate r

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:


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


      . 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