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Sales and Marketing Assistant

Full Time



£30k - £32k p.a.

A luxury French beauty brand is looking for a creative Sales and Marketing Assistant to be based in London.

The role

Your key responsibilities:

  • Support the Business Development team with dedicated sales and marketing plans
  • Support in executing 360 marketing plans including social media executions, asset production and post campaign analysis
  • Organise events (stock levels, send out invitations, set-up of the venue, manage external suppliers, organise video and photo shooting)
  • Organise events to develop the brand community, both customers and influencers – in close collaboration with PR department
  • Monitor and evaluate the brands and portfolio performance, trends and competitive landscape to strengthen the strategy and identify new opportunities
  • Support the team in forecasting with POSM assets of all new launches and seasonal animations, ensuring the roll-out is executed on time and smoothly
  • Support the sample strategy – in product launches and key consumption periods, ensure the supply chain has the relevant lead times to order
  • Lead the follow-up orders / status (sampling, beauty box) with the stock team
  • Maintaining competitor records and monthly tracking records (including promotions, Point of Sale and advertising)
  • Manage send-out to counters or area managers (collaterals, signages)
  • Monitor and analyse the sales and provide weekly reports
  • Provide reporting on all activations and events

Online, Digital and Media Support:

  • Support the E-Retail Executive in creating new PDP
  • Create and brief the Creative Studio in Paris for all retailer digital/social campaigns, ensuring their delivery to retailer partners are on time and accurate.
  • Support the sending of assets and new product matrix documents to all retailers for new product launch and monitoring go live dates
  • Manage the distribution of new product samples to marketing, sales and PR teams as required
  • Complete regular audits of brand e-content on retailer websites and work with the E-Retail Executive to update content where relevant
  • Monitor campaigns on e-retailers’ websites (banners or dropdown) keeping track of dates and sense checking accurate click through destinations

Social Media:

  • Organisation of social media assets sent to retailers and monitoring of posts to track mentions / coverage – produce a report monthly of our retailer activity and inclusions
  • Report back to the business trending content, comments/feedback from followers
  • Drive the growth of UK followers by collaborating with the Paris HQ to improve content and community management

How you’ll dazzle us

Our ideal candidate is a highly organised and analytical individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment. While experience in the beauty industry and the UK market is a plus, it’s not essential. The successful candidate will be a creative self-starter with excellent computer skills (Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint), and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. A positive attitude, strong work ethic, and ability to collaborate effectively are all key qualities.

What’s next

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