Careers with The Marketing GP
Looking to take your marketing career in Newcastle to the next level?
We’ll do more than support you and your career, we’ll be your hype squad.
Work is such a big part of our lives, so we want to work with people who will support each other and work hard. This doesn’t mean we work crazy ‘agency’ hours (we’ve all seen the shows that depict agency life like this), instead we value finding balance.
We use technology, teamwork and creativity to power a team of amazing marketing professionals.
The Marketing GP is a marketing and communications agency based in the heart of Carrodise, i.e. Carrington in Newcastle. Our team has grown significantly over the past few years. And it continues to grow rapidly as we help more and more businesses with their branding, communications and marketing needs.
We enjoy providing great service and solutions to our clients, but we have fun while we’re doing it, and support each other in all aspects. We are focused on growing our team with people that align with our values and take team culture seriously.
Undergraduate Marketing Assistant
Are you an undergraduate studying communication?
Do you want to work somewhere that values and supports their employees through real flexibility, a ‘we’ culture, and a focus on celebrating our achievements?
The Marketing GP has an exciting opportunity for an undergraduate student who has just completed their second year of study to join the team on a casual basis. Commencing in early 2024, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work across all facets of marketing including implementation, campaigns, digital, brand, inbound, websites and events in a supportive agency environment.
As the Undergraduate Marketing Assistant you will:
- Contribution to the team culture and workplace, in alignment with our values
- Work collaboratively with other team members to ensure client objectives and priorities are met
- Proactively manage client hours, plans and documentation in accordance with internal processes
- Develop and curate engaging content for social media platforms in accordance with client requirements.
- Assist with the development and implementation of marketing approaches
- Edit and proof work to ensure high editorial standards are met across all content outputs
- Drive brand consistency across all company communications
As a team member you will value and appreciate The Marketing GP’s culture where we work hard but make sure we are having fun at the same time! You will embrace our ‘we’ culture and love sharing and celebrating success, working collaboratively to ensure the best outcomes for our clients.
To succeed in this role you will have:
- Completed your second year of study in a Bachelor of Communication or equivalent
- Excellent verbal and written communication with a focus on building and maintaining strong relationships
- Ability to follow instructions, have a high level of attention to detail and show initiative
- Excellent organisational skills and ability to manage multiple clients and deadlines
- Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
- Proactive approach and problem-solving ability
This position will be structured for the right person acknowledging your ongoing study commitments.
Are you a talented marketing specialist looking to take your career to the next level?
Are you at university and looking to gain experience in the industry?
Communications, marketing & digital marketing roles in Newcastle
Get exposure to all aspects of marketing
The Marketing GP people all bring unique marketing and communication skills to the table. We work with a diverse range of clients across various industries, collaborating to make some marketing magic. We are digital marketing specialists, brand and marketing strategists, tech whizzes and graphic designers. We are also videographers and photographers, social media experts, client managers and more.
Add to that our personalised skills spanning theatre, running, furniture restoration, making a solid campsite setup, cooking and more. You could say we’re a fun bunch!
Above all, we’re big thinkers. Our team gain experience in a range of different areas as a result of our broad range of services on offer. We’re big believers that career progression is important throughout all stages of your career, which is why we nurture, and encourage our team to learn different areas of the business to broaden their skill set.
Creating ways to give our clients a competitive edge is what we do best. Through our diverse client based, we like to deliver innovative solutions every time.
And we always like to put a little cream on top for every service we deliver.
Grow your marketing career with The Marketing GP.
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Life is meant to be lived
We’ve always provided a flexible workplace environment for our team, built on trust and respect.
Miss Dolly Parton may have worked 9 to 5, but we have long recognised that this is no longer the norm. We appreciate and recognise that our team have lives outside of the office, which is why we offer flexible working arrangements and environment.
We have some guidelines in place, but we trust our team to find the balance in the flexibility provided.
The hype behind the hype squad
Our culture runs deep and is ingrained in every member – part of this is an alignment with supporting each other.
This means we have a raft of ways that we hype each other up, all with the aim of provide support that is best suited to our wide range of personalities.
Whether it be via private message, in our ‘boom snap’ chat thread, via our team meeting values awards presentations, in a handwritten card, or just a quiet word in the office.
We believe in lifting each other up and working together towards common goals. Whether it’s a big win or a small accomplishment, we celebrate every achievement and recognise the hard work and dedication that goes into reaching our goals.
Informal and formal mentoring
Flexible work arrangements
Constant upskilling opportunities
Exposure to all aspects of marketing
Diverse client portfolio
Fun and inclusive culture
Networking and Events
We value and empower our people to best they can be
We’re more than just a team. First and foremost, we’re mates. We support one another personally and professionally (we truly are a hype squad for each other – even if that sounds a bit naff!).
Ww wouldn’t be marketers if personal branding wasn’t a focus for our team – we want to develop the profile of each of our team members (but only if they want to!). We find ways to integrate networking into our professional development, meaning our team members have the opportunity to meet new people and learn from amazing guest speakers.
We are proud to have a strong, close-knit team, who genuinely care about each other. Outside of work you’ll find us chatting about the latest dramas on the Netflix shows we’ve been watching, sharing memes with one another, and bonding over a drink or too on a Saturday afternoon (with a drop of GlowAfter, of course!).
Don’t just take our word for it, join a team that work hard, and have fun doing it!