Marketing assistant and content editor
Sigma is a leading manufacturer of premium cameras, lenses and photographic accessories. With headquarters and manufacturing in Japan, the UK subsidiary based in Welwyn Garden City in Hertfordshire is responsible for the sales, marketing and servicing of Sigma products in the UK.
About the role
Based in our Welwyn Garden City office, you’ll be working closely with the Media and Marketing Manager and within a small team. You will help communicate Sigma’s key marketing messages and help to develop its marketing strategy.
This will involve creating and publishing engaging and informative digital content; agreeing and organising product loans with online and print reviewers and influencers, and building strong relationships in these areas; agreeing content briefs with influencers and guiding the production of that content; helping with video shoots in-studio and on location (both in front of and behind the camera); helping to keep Sigma UK’s website up-to-date; and performing other marketing-related administrative duties. You may also occasionally be required to help with UK and international shows and events.
The perfect candidate for this varied and exciting role is an organised and proactive person with a knowledge of photography. They should be a good communicator, have a good command of English and be able to produce engaging content. Occasional travel and overnight stays are an essential part of the role and as such a full UK driving licence is required.
- Previous experience in a marketing-related role
- Ability to create engaging content
- Strong understanding of key social platforms
- Good working knowledge of photography
- Highly motivated and organised
- A good communicator who is able to build strong working relationships
- Good command of written and spoken English
- Good working knowledge of photography (and ideally video) editing software, as well as Microsoft Office
You’ll receive a competitive remuneration package and be part of a highly respected, innovative and market-leading company. If you feel you’re the ideal candidate to join the Sigma family in this exciting role, please get in touch by sending your CV with a covering letter to:
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS LARGELY AN OFFICE-BASED ROLE SO YOU MUST BE ABLE TO COMMUTE TO WELWYN GARDEN CITY IN HERTFORDSHIRE.
Application deadline: 15/11/2021
Salary: £24,000.00-£27,000.00 per year dependent on experience.