Inov-8 Jab Vacancy

M A R K E T I N G A S S I S T A N T  V A C A N C Y

We are seeking a highly motivated graduate (or equivalent qualification) with two to three years

experience of marketing in the outdoor and/or running sector with strong graphic design skills and a

passion for our sports.

T H E R O L E :

” Providing superb levels of assistance to the marketing manager including liaising with retailers,

sponsored athletes and the in-house sales and customer service team.

” Principle tasks include being the first point of contact for all marketing related enquiries such as

adverting, sponsorship and product review request.

” Manage the production and design of adverts, point-of-sale, trade workbooks and consumer

brochures. This will include liaising with printers and sourcing other suppliers.

” Attend trade shows and events within the UK and possibly internationally.

” Working as part of a small team to achieve ambitious targets through a can do approach,

working in a modern, innovative and success oriented culture. This is a great opportunity to join a

fast growing international brand.

T H E A P P L I C A N T M U S T :

” Be able to work at Crook, County Durham between 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday (with a 30

minute lunch break).

” Have successful experience of working for a company selling branded technical consumer products.

” Be a running and/or outdoor enthusiast, have a real empathy for the product needs of our

customer and demonstrate a strong awareness of brands, products and trends of the Outdoor and/

or Running markets in the UK and ideally Europe.

” Have marketing experience with a proven ability to multi task, meet tight deadlines, work under

pressure, work pro-actively, build great working relationships and communicate to a very high

standard of clarity and professionalism.

” Enjoy working as part of a team to deliver very ambitious sales growth, brand behaviour and

customer service goals.

” Demonstrate strong graphic design skills using Adobe Creative Suite with knowledge of Photoshop,

InDesign and Dream weaver being of particular importance.

” Have excellent standards of attention to detail and be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel,

PowerPoint and Outlook.

” Be a graduate (or equivalent qualification).

” Have a clean valid driving license.

” Have a friendly and confident manner, positive and optimistic attitude and be ambitious to progress

within our rapidly growing company.

R E W A R D :

” An annual basic salary of £14,000, paid in monthly installments. More available for an exceptional


” A sales related bonus of up to £1000 per annum for on-target sales, paid monthly in arrears.

” 20 Days Holiday + Statutory Bank Holidays.

” Good prospects in a fast growing company.

A P P L I C A T I O N S :

” By email to with a strict deadline of 5pm on Friday 14th May 2010.

” To include a covering letter, full CV and completed application form.

(Download from inov-8 website)

” The best candidates will be interviewed on Tuesday 25th May (between 10am and 6pm).

T: 01388 744 900 F: 01388 760 328 E: W: W:


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