Marketing Assistant


Job Title: Marketing Assistant
Job reference: TEKStars AK1215
Location: Warrington
Job type: Full-time
Hours: Mon – Fri, 9-5 (37.5 hours)
Remuneration: Competitive salary

Company profile:

CDEC has been fulfilling the AV needs of both the corporate and public sectors since 2000, when founder and technology-loving expert Andy Duckworth combined his teaching experience with his ICT Manager background to bring seamlessly integrated AV solutions to organisations across the UK.

From education and corporate to retail and digital signage, we cover a broad range of verticals nationwide, adopting a partnership approach with both clients and manufacturers to ensure that every installation is tailored to the individual needs of each project.

Job profile:

You will be responsible for developing and delivering all marketing activity across the business in support of our sales objectives. Our team plan and design targeted integrated marketing campaigns through online and offline channels in line with our strategic marketing plan and budgets.

In terms of variety, there is plenty to keep you motivated and challenged. Depending on the role there’s opportunities to be responsible for planning and managing campaigns for new and existing campaigns, completing competitor analysis and market research, liaising with PR agencies, managing web content, creating case studies, and of course, measuring the effectiveness of all marketing activities.

  • Liaise with suppliers to ensure that collateral is produced and media is booked according to timescales
  • Ensure media and creative costing’s are input and maintained
  • Exhibition management, ensure all exhibitions are documented and Sales team have all the correct equipment and marketing collateral
  • Deliver best in class content / artwork / case studies for online and print
  • Conduct market research. Prepare reports on competitor activity
  • Liaise with the appointed PR agency to align all PR / media opportunities with the overall marketing plan
  • Use of social media, updating all our SM channels
  • Liaise with customers / PR and sales teams to create case studies to include photography and video production
  • Design new artwork for campaigns to include flyers, website banners, roller banners etc..

Candidate profile:

  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience of working within a marketing department or agency side role
  • A degree, or relevant qualification in marketing or related subject
  • Sound understanding of current digital marketing principles
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Creative, practical and able to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • High level of computer literacy including word processing, spreadsheets, email and internet
  • Experience of copywriting, editing and producing promotional content
  • Experience of updating website content through a content management system
  • Experience of using Adobe CS
  • Knowledge of the Audio Visual Sector

Included, top of the range Macbook Pro with all the software you will need, mobile phone, friendly relaxed atmosphere

How to apply:

Please contact Lee Moss for more information and send your CV and covering letter to,


Channel Marketing Manager – International

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Job reference: TEKStars PRO204
Job title: Channel Marketing Manager – International
Location: UK (Office Location if UK/US: Blackburn – Promethean House)

Company profile:

Promethean is a global education company that improves the quality of education by developing, integrating and implementing innovative 21st century learning environments that motivate students to learn. The company is headquartered in Blackburn in Lancashire, England, with U.S. headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. For more information, please visit

Job profile:

  • Working with the International Marketing and Sales functions, you will build profitable relationships with reseller and vendor partners in order to execute an on-going programme of marketing activities to support the growth of the business, on time and to budget.
  • To strive to operate in line with our Values & Ways of Working at all times.
  • Geographical scope Europe, Central Asia, Middle East and Asia Pacific
  • To collaborate with the sales team to agree effective channel plans which provide added value activities and seek out new opportunities for cross selling
  • Network with channel partners to proactively seek opportunities to influence channel sales through the creation of value propositions and messaging ensuring competitive advantage is communicated throughout to increase Promethean exposure and maximise the value from the CMF budget.
  • Plan, lead and deliver on annual partner conference
  • Manage key strategic Promethean led events within the international region
  • Understand how Prometheans’ USP’s and value propositions can be amplified within the channel.
  • Manage/drive participation in day to day running of partner programmes to ensure buy in and engagement and that promotional initiative and activities provide a good ROI
  • Management of CMF budget, including accurate forecasting and reporting.

Candidate profile:


  • International Channel marketing experience
  • Solid understanding of channel marketing programs and strategies
  • Good presentation and written abilities
  • Project Management experience, for the purpose of maintaining partner timelines and milestones
  • Vibrant and energetic attitude, willingness to perform and get things done
  • Ability to negotiate mutually beneficial marketing opportunities with potential partner organizations
  • Ability to operate with a customer focused/partner advocate mindset
  • Solid analytical skills regarding ROI and KPIs
  • Skills in complex problem solving, judgment, critical thinking, creative thinking and decision making.
  • Experience and ease with external facing communication (both written and verbal)
  • Strong communication, experience of working within matrix structures

Education and qualifications:

Marketing degree or equivalent

How to apply:

Please follow the application procedure at: