This is an exciting opportunity to join the Kent County Agricultural Society to assist in the marketing and promotion of the Society and its events. As the Society’s schedule grows, this is a new role working alongside the Marketing Coordinator.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Job Title: Marketing Assistant

Reporting To: Marketing Coordinator/General Manager

Working Hours: 22.5 hours

Occasional evening and weekend work will be required

Basis: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £12,285

Location: Kent Showground, Maidstone and / or flexible working

Responsibilities:

– Managing the organisation’s social media platforms

– Managing the Biddenden Tractorfest website

– Assisting in the management of the organisation’s website and content

– Proactively create articles and copy for all appropriate media

– Work across the organisation’s events team

In addition to the duties and responsibilities listed, the job holder may be required to perform other duties assigned by the Marketing Coordinator/ General Manager from time to time.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Essential skills and experience:

– Excellent level of written English

– Proven creative writing for articles, press releases and other

– Strong social media management expertise across all platforms, scheduling programmes and analytics

– Proven communication skills

– Good administration skills

– Ability to work as part of a small events team

– Excellent planning and organisational skills

– Good time management

Desirable skills and experience:

– Back-end website knowledge (e.g. WordPress), analytics, SEO and content writing

– Experience using CMS (Content Management System)

– Design skills (e.g. Canva)

– Ability to represent the organisation at events and exhibitions

To apply, please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to Nikki Dorkings at Nikki@kenteventcentre.co.uk by 21st January 2022.