If you are looking to be a Marketing Assistant then you will need to be up to date with the latest Marketing tools or prepared to learn them fast. As a Marketing Assistant you will be liaising with the press, writing press releases, updating Face book, Twitter etc and usually looking after the updated on the company website.
Starting salaries for Marketing Assistants can be between £18,000 and £22,000 a year. Once you gain some experience then this figures can rise to between £25,000 and £40,000. Directors can earn even more in this field.
The world of Marketing is very faced paced and every changing and you need to be able to keep up to date with these changes to benefit your company.
If you are ready to apply for the role, please see the below covering letter as a guide.
Cover Letter for Marketing Assistant
Mr. A. Employee
1, My House
1st January 2014
Mrs. A. Manager
Application for a Marketing Assistant role
I would like to apply for the role of Marketing Assistant which you have advertised in (where) and (when).
I have recently graduated from (what Uni) with a (what degree – BA Hons Marketing/Journalism etc) and I am seeking my first role as a Marketing Assistant. At university I have done a year in work where I worked as a marketing assistant writing press releases, managing the website communications and changes and I also got involved with some journalism aspects, document videos etc.
I love the world of Marketing and I am excited about having a career in this area. I have been an avid user of Face book and twitter for a long time and enjoy the world of social media and communicating with the outside world.
I am very organised and enjoy writing different articles and press releases and like to make them interesting for the readers so that they keep on reading.
I have enclosed my CV for you to look through which shows my experience in detail. Should you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact me.
Thank you for taking the time to read my CV and letter.