Digital Marketing Assistant (Full Time) - Shrewsbury

Furrows Group is a privately-owned, family run business serving motorists in Shropshire and surrounding areas since 1918. We are a multi-franchise dealership with 3 sites based in Telford, Shrewsbury and Oswestry offering Ford, Mazda, Kia and Skoda.

With our customers being at the heart of everything that we do, we are looking for an individual to join our existing marketing team. We are looking for a person with a strong work ethic, strong IT skills, have a working knowledge of all popular social media platforms with a creative flare and above all else be willing to learn and develop. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with the maintenance of the Furrows Group website.

The position may suit someone looking for an apprenticeship or a very keen interest in IT or digital marketing.

Other duties include:

  • Create and upload copy and images for the groups’ website
  • Assist with maintaining the groups’ website is up to date
  • Assist in writing and deploying email marketing campaigns
  • Research new online media opportunities that may benefit the business including mobile, social media
  • Keep up to date with current digital trends
  • Design website banners and assist with web visuals
  • Contribute to social media engagement and brand awareness campaigns
  • Use web analytics software to monitor the performance of websites and make recommendations for improvement
  • Assist with the management of the contact database and assist with lead generation activities
  • Create model specific attention grabbers for our adverts on all digital platforms
  • Assist with booking digital campaigns with manufacturers
  • Checking results of booked digital marketing campaigns
  • Briefing in PPC campaigns with GForces and building ad-hoc PPC campaigns where required (Motability campaigns, service etc.)
  • Running SEO checks on the website and make recommendations for improvement

You should demonstrate the following desired skills:

  • Good command in both oral and written English
  • Ability to adapt and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Can take initiative
  • Self-taught/ knowledge in designing collaterals and creating content
  • Attention to detail
  • IT literate
  • Have a creative flare
  • Willing to learn and develop
  • Proactive & engaging nature

Personal Qualities:

You will be a successful candidate if you are:

  • Willing to learn
  • Creative
  • Ambitious
  • Confident
  • Outgoing
  • Resilient

Hours of work: between the hours of 8.30am-5.00pm Monday to Friday

For further information please contact Emma Sheekey on

Alternatively to apply for this role, please submit CV to

No agencies.

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Working Hours Full-time
Location Shrewsbury
Salary Competitive
Closing Date 31/08/2021