Marketing Assistant - Ref 5221

  • Closing Date: 18 January 2019
  • Location: West of Scotland

CALA Homes (West) Limited wish to recruit a Marketing Assistant to join their team based in Falkirk.

CALA Group Ltd is the UK’s most upmarket major homebuilder operating in Scotland, the Midlands and the South East of England. The company focuses on high quality, well-designed homes in prime locations. Strongly customer-orientated in our approach, CALAs high standards of design, build quality and service are regularly recognised in coveted industry awards. In 2016, CALA won ‘Large Housebuilder of The Year’ at the Scottish Home Awards for the second consecutive year, was crowned ‘Medium Housebuilder of the Year’ at the Housebuilder Awards as well as collecting a silver award for ‘Best Large Housebuilder’ at the What House? Awards.

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, your main responsibilities will be planning marketing activity for future developments, including site set up and media activity. This will include creating a well-informed marketing approach for new developments, preparing pre commencement media activity and PR. You will also be required to comply market intelligence in order to predict purchaser profiles for future and development opportunities to inform strategy and approach. 

The successful candidate will liaise with marketing and media agencies, assist with the preparation of marketing reports for new sites, event organisation when required, along with arranging meetings and providing general support for any other marketing and PR activities. 

Ideally you will have a degree in Marketing or similar, with experience of working in a busy office environment in an administrative role, ideally with a marketing focus. Enthusiastic with the ability to act on your own initiative, you will have excellent planning and organisational skills, prioritising your own workload. You must have practical experience of Microsoft Office packages and excellent written, listening and verbal communication skills. You should have a full UK driving licence and access to a car as travel to different developments will be required.

You will contribute to a strong culture which strives to achieve 100% customer satisfaction and design excellence. We are committed to investing in and developing our people, delivering business excellence and adding value for our customers. In exchange for your commitment to our fundamental values of Passion, Quality, Respect and Delivery, we offer a competitive package including generous annual leave entitlement, discretionary bonus scheme, professional development opportunities and more.

To apply, please click the button below and attach your CV and covering letter detailing your current or expected remuneration package.  Please note if these are two separate documents you will need to attach them as a zip file.  For more information you can contact the HR team by emailing using the subject heading ‘Marketing Assistant – Ref 5221’ by 18th January 2019, interview to take place 22nd January 2019. 

Closing date is 18 January 2019