Marketing


Graduate / Junior SEO Content Executive | Brighton

Brighton, Brighton and Hove Unknown
Graduate / Junior SEO Content Executive Brighton, England £22,000 – £23,000 + Excellent Benefits & Perks ++ We are currently seeking a driven and enthusiastic SEO Conten

Graduate Marketing Opportunity

Borehamwood, Hertfordshire Unknown
This is an exciting role if you are a Marketing Graduate. The company offer a fantastic career path within a E-Commerce business that is going from strength to strength. The Role You will

Marketing Graduate

Rochester Unknown
Marketing Graduate Rochester £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Are you a Marketing Graduate looking to kick-start your career in a company which offers fantastic career progression? We have th

International Graduate Marketing Executive - London - £28k

Central London Unknown
Graduate Marketing Executive- International role International Role with Travel Sector- Technology Location- Central London Salary & Benefits- £28,000 + Phone + Laptop/Tablet + Bonuses + Int

Graduate SEO Specialist

Kettering Unknown
Graduate SEO Specialist £16,500 – £18,000 + Training + Progression + Pension + 28 Days Holiday + Company Benefits Kettering, Northamptonshire. Commutable from – Northampton, Pe

Graduate Ecommerce Executive

GL7 1JY, Cirencester, Gloucestershire Unknown
Due to expansion, our client is looking for an Ecommerce Executive to join their growing and rapidly expanding team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a market leading company who provide except

Graduate Product Manager / Graduate Marketing Manager

Kingston upon Thames, Greater London Unknown
We are currently seeking RECENT GRADUATE’s seeking a CAREER not just a job as a PRODUCT MANAGER / MARKETING MANAGER for an organisation based in the Kingston Upon Thames area, Surrey. As a Prod

Graduate Social Media Executive

London Unknown
Graduate Social Media Executive West London Graduate and junior social media professionals this is for you! A young and fast-growing company is looking for an ambitious social media executive for a cr

Editorial Graduate Trainee

OX1 1XX, Oxford, Oxfordshire Unknown
Editorial Graduate Trainee Location: Media Analytics Ltd, Suite C, Kingsmead House, Oxpens Road, Oxford OX1 1XX, UK Salary: £23,000 (6-month probationary period) Contract: Full-time, Permanent T

Graduate Marketing and Events Coordinator

Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire Unknown
This is a full time, permanent position. Our client, a leading dynamic non-profit expert is seeking a Graduate Marketing and Events Coordinator to join their rapidly growing and ambitious team near Pr

Graduate Junior/Trainee Marketing Executive - Global Events

City of London Unknown
Are you a Marketing Graduate who is a self-starter and who has a valid passport with no travel restrictions that will allow you to travel the world? If so, you are definitely going to want to apply to

Graduate Marketing Trainee

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire Unknown
A superb opportunity has arisen for a Graduate Trainee that is looking to enter a career within Marketing. This is a fantastic chance for a Business, Marketing or Retail Management Graduate to be tra

Graduate Researcher

Farringdon, Greater London Unknown
Graduate Researcher BLUG66473 Farringdon, London Salary: circa £22,000 Founded in 2013 by experienced researchers, Our Client stands out from the crowd. As market researchers, they find out wha

Graphic and Digital Designer – Graduate role

Cambridge Unknown
Graphic and Digital Designer – Graduate role, Cambridge – Are you a recent graduate with a graphics or designer qualification? Are you looking to join a dynamic and collaborative technica

International Graduate PR & Marketing Executive - London - £28k

Central London Unknown
Graduate PR & Marketing Executive- International role International Role with Travel Sector- Technology Location- Central London Salary & Benefits- £28,000 + Phone + Laptop/Tablet + Bonu

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