Marketing Student Placement

Closing date: Friday 30th March 2018

Overview

Job Title: Marketing Student Placement

Department: Marketing (Communications)

Reports to: Project Coordinator and Senior Marketing Executive

Location: Somerset House, London

Type: Full Time

About

The BFC is looking for an enthusiastic student placement to support the Marketing Department, assisting with creative campaigns, branding, photography and ad hoc requirements.

Responsibilities

Supporting the team by maintaining timelines, updating critical paths and schedules 

Collating content, approvals and artworking via email and telephone 

Proof reading and cross checking 

Creating presentations for internal and external use 

  • Supporting the team by maintaining timelines, updating critical paths and schedules
  • Collating content, approvals and artworking via email and telephone
  • Proofreading and cross-checking
  • Creating presentations for internal and external use
  • Distributing official logo artworks and brand guidelines to third parties
  • Organising photography schedules and archiving
  • Requesting and managing photographer accreditation for access to LFW
  • Monitoring printed collateral and maintaining stock levels during events
  • General office admin including booking couriers, mail merges, filing content on the server etc.

Requirements & Key Attributes - Skills & Requirements

  • Strong communicator, both verbally and in written form
  • Organised, calm and employs a methodical approach to work in a busy, high-pressure environment
  • Self-motivated and takes initiative 
  • Enthusiastic
  • Eye for detail
  • Maintains a positive attitude and develops strong working relationships with colleagues and clients
  • Computer literate including Microsoft Office (Excel, PowePoint & Word) 
  • Adobe (Photoshop, InDesign & Illustrator) skills also preferable

Additional Information

  • Job type: Internship to meet University work placement requirements of 1 year, commencing June 2018
  • Salary: National Minimum Wage
    28 days annual holiday including Bank Holidays
  • Standard company working hours, flexibility required during events, exhibitions, etc.
  • Confirmation of internship subject to successful completion of a 1 month probationary period 

  • The BFC is committed to being an Equals Opportunities Employer

How to Apply

  • Candidates should apply in writing with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience for this role, attaching your CV, by email to Bertrand Dark: bertrand.dark@britishfashioncouncil.com
  • Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK
  • Candidates must meet the essential Business Skills, Person Specification and Professional Experience & Skills criteria for consideration
  • Unfortunately The BFC is unable to respond personally to candidates that do not meet the
    mandatory criteria
  • Successful candidates will be notified in writing and invited for an informal 20 – 30 
minute first-stage interview with the Marketing Executive and Senior Marketing Manager

Application closing date: Friday 30th March 2018