Ploughshare exists to deliver real prosperity to the economy, our society, people’s lives, and the environment. We do this by licensing some of the best technology UK government has to offer so that other organisations can benefit from it. From protecting our front-line forces by fitting armoured vehicles with ceramic armour, to a revolutionary fingerprinting technique that picks up fingermarks from washed items, to a new diagnosis for sepsis that could save thousands of lives – you’ll be working with some of the newest and novel innovations.
We are making step changes in the way we operate in order to deliver even more impact from our innovations. This has led to the opening of this new position for a Marketing Assistant. The marketing function at Ploughshare is broad. You’ll need to be comfortable in understanding how licensing works; liaising with various stakeholders including our internal and external customers, clients, and scientists; and be able to articulate how what we do delivers impact.
We offer a flexible and modern working environment, engaging work and the chance to create a real difference to the role in a cutting edge business.
The role offers the ability to be involved across all our marketing communications activities. In particular, we are seeking someone to take on responsibility for event management and our social media output. While this is the focus, expertise in other areas of marketing will be considered for this multi-tasking role.
Candidates are likely to be highly motivated graduates (or equivalent) with either a marketing or technology background. They will have a highly developed interest in technology and science and to be able to operate in a small team, be flexible and creative in their approach, with an eye for detail and accuracy. They will have had:
This role reports to the Head of Marketing. The Marketing Assistant has no direct reports.
Ploughshare recognises the importance of diversity and inclusion as people from a diverse group of backgrounds bring fresh ideas. We are committed to building an inclusive working environment in which each employee fulfils their potential and maximises their contribution.
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