Marketing Assistant (MA19)



£16,016 - £19,000/annum + competitive benefits package

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South West England -- Somerset -- Weston-super-Mare

Job Type

02 December 2019

Who are we?

We are a rapidly expanding family owned business with organic growth from a single store and 30 vehicles to over 2000 vehicles across 5 retail stores. From 13500 UK automotive retailers we have been named Used Car Retailer of the Year in 2019 being recognised for our teams providing excellent customer experience supported by technology. Our Marketing and Advertising Teams have also been central to becoming a multi award winning market leader in automotive digital technology and innovation. This approach creates an environment in which we can evolve and grow with the latest trends and innovations

What we are looking for?

Someone who is a natural with all things digital, reputation, social and content. You'll be able to understand, slice, dice and present a wide range of KPI Data.  Your emotional intelligence combined with our brand standards will give you the confidence to help manage our online reputation. Overall, you will be part of a close team who support each other to drive for success.

Work pattern

40 hours per week:  Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm.

What you will be doing

You will be comfortable on the Google Suite, where you will manage and report on the Company's performance reputation from a variety of platforms, alongside being interested in employing marketing analytic techniques to gather important data for social media, web analytics etc.

With your creative mind, you will assist with social campaigns and brand awareness, alongside being a great team player where you will get involved with fun projects.  Being organised is key, especially when it comes to managing our stock for print materials and point of sales, where you will create and grow your relationship with our printers. 

What we need from you

  • A good standard of English & Maths:  GCSE Level 3 or above
  • Attainment of Level 3 qualiifcations or equivalent
  • Degree or HND in marketing and/or advertising would be advantageous but not essential
  • Experience in the use of Google G-Suite, Search Console, Tag Manager, Google my Business - desired but not essential
  • Good technical knowledge in Social Media including Facebook, GMB etc
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to be analytical & creative
  • Adaptabilty & flexibility
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to manage and prioritise your own time
  • Experience of meeting deadlines
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Adaptable & Flexible

What we offer

We offer a range of benefits to reward our teams for their hard work and length of service, specifically: 

  • Attractive annual leave entitlement, increasing with service up to 35 days total
  • Contribution based pension scheme
  • Service linked company sick pay
  • Health & Wellbeing support through 'Ben'
  • 'High street' shopping discount scheme and discounts on in-house car purchases & servicing
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Eyecare voucher scheme
  • Paid compassionate leave (subject to criteria)
  • 'Refer a Friend/Family' scheme
  • Development & progression opportunities


This vacancy will close as soon as enough applications have been received, so if you are interested please apply ASAP!



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Carbase is committed to the elimination of all forms of unjustifiable discrimination.  We will actively pursue equality of opportunity for all by seeking to ensure that all prospective and existing employees are treated fairly.




Contact information

Emily Chapple

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