Marketing & Communications Assistant

Kitsons Solicitors - Marketing & Communications Assistant

Vacancy: Marketing & Communications Assistant

Hours: Full-time, permanent contract
Location: Torquay

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Marketing & Communications Assistant to join the team, based in our Torquay office.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual with previous experience in a marketing role, ideally within the professional services sector, to support our Marketing & Communications Manager with the delivery of the firm’s marketing strategy.  Previous experience of design and digital processes and an understanding of the Creative Cloud suite of applications, e.g. Photoshop and Premier Pro, would be an advantage.

Job Description

To support the firm’s Marketing Team (the Marketing & Communications Manager and the Marketing & Communications Executive) with the firm’s marketing initiatives efficiently and effectively in order to maintain the firm’s reputation as a leading Devon law firm and to develop its profile and reputation across the firm’s three office locations.

This will include but will not be limited to:

  • Helping develop and maintain the firm’s corporate image and co-ordinating this image across the full spectrum of marketing activities.
  • Assisting with the accurate setting of copy, design and artwork in-house using applications from the Creative Cloud suite.
  • Playing an effective role in the delivery of the firm’s Marketing Plan, ensuring that the Plan is implemented on both a departmental and firm-wide basis.
  • Maintaining professional internal and external relationships which meet the firm’s core values.
  • Proactively establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with partners, fee earners and their support staff in order to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of the firm’s Marketing Plan.
  • Delivering all marketing activity within the appropriate budget(s).

The Marketing & Communications Assistant is expected to use a high degree of self-management and initiative, whilst demonstrating the ability to interact and co-operate as necessary.

Person Specification

(Extract from Person Specification)

The successful candidate will have:

  • Previous experience in a similar marketing role.
  • Previous design and digital experience, including use of the Creative Cloud suite of applications, e.g. Photoshop for designing adverts and Premier Pro software for creating videos.
  • Experience of assisting with the co-ordination of both internal and external marketing events.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good collaborative skills with the ability to establish effective internal and external working relationships with key people across different disciplines/functions.




Vacancy details

Position: Marketing & Communications Assistant

Department: Administration (Marketing)

Location: Torquay and Exeter

Contract: Full-time, permanent contract

Hours of Work: 35 hours per week

Start Date: As soon as possible

Closing Date: Wednesday, 13th February 2019

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this position and would like an application pack, please contact the Firm’s HR Manager, Louise Mason, on 01803 202020.  Alternatively, please download a copy of our Employment Application Form  and return your completed form to: or by post to HR Manager, Kitsons LLP, Minerva House, Orchard Way, Edginswell Park, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 7FA.

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Mail: Miss L Mason, HR Manager, Kitsons LLP, Minerva House, Orchard Way, Edginswell Park, Torquay, Devon TQ2 7FA