Kickstart Scheme: Local Marketing Assistant - Greater Manchester

Pets at Home
Manchester, Greater Manchester
06 Dec 2021
03 Jan 2022
Part Time
Kickstart Scheme: Local Marketing Assistant

Please note location for this role is: Vets4Pets Support Office, Swindon, SN2 2EH


Are you super organised, customer focused, passionate about marketing and looking to get on-the-job experience to help Kickstart your career? Want to work within a marketing team for a market leading specialist retailer?


We've got a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to gain some experience in a marketing role.


The Local Marketing Assistant will be involved in supporting the team to deliver a broad mix of marketing activity, across a variety of marketing channels. We’re looking for a confident communicator, with a passion for learning about the industry.


Main Responsibilities:


  • Supporting the Local Marketing team in the delivery of customer facing marketing activity and collateral
  • Supporting our vet practices with their social media and website management
  • Support in event management
  • Proofing of all customer communication activity
  • Maintaining databases and updating with key information


As this is a Kickstart role please speak to your Job Centre Plus Job Coach to be referred for the role prior to applying as we can only accept applications for colleagues who are elgible for the Kickstart Scheme 


Please note that we reserve the right to close the vacancy prior to the application deadline/closing date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.


To be eligible for the Kickstart programme you will also need to be:


  • Aged 16-24 yrs when starting your Kickstart placement
  • Unemployed and receiving Universal Credit
  • Referred by your Jobcentre Work Coach
  • Be available to work for 25+ hours
  • Be able to undertake a 6-month training programme


This is a fantastic opportunity to come and work for a company voted 5th in the Great Place to Work (Best Large Workplaces) awards 2018, and Number 15 in Europe in 2017! We have over 450 stores and over 310 Groom Rooms and are the UK's number one pet care business. Our business is fast-paced, innovative and fun and it's our people that make the difference.