Marketing Intern

Location Manchester
Reference MMI

​​Are you an aspiring undergraduate looking for an opportunity to kick-start your marketing career? We are looking for a full-time Marketing Intern for 12 months, to work for our fast-paced recruitment company based in Didsbury, Manchester.

The Role:

·  You’ll be managing and updating the Finlay James Group social media platforms and will learn how to gather data and social analytics to measure campaign success.

·  To be successful in this role, you will need to be creative – you will be assisting FJ team members with the creation of social media assets and posts.

·  You will also be required to create and edit content for the FJ Group websites and internal newsletter.

·  Working with the Marketing Manager to create compelling, engaging and well-written blogs, whitepapers and external marketing materials.

·  As part of your role, you will learn how to and perform campaign analysis, calculate ROI and competitor research.

·  Reporting to the Marketing Manager, you’ll need a ‘roll up your sleeves’ attitude and will be working on B2C and B2C Digital and Offline marketing campaigns.

Who We Are:

· First and foremost, we are a technology recruitment company that helps build tech teams all over the world. But we’re so much more than just recruiters.

· Headquartered in Didsbury, Manchester, we have doubled in size over the last 3 years and have ambitious plans to continue this growth.

· We believe our people and our culture are the pillars of our success, and we want you to be part of it!

· Our people are ambitious, tenacious and sociable; we are a family and when you come to work, you’re not just spending time with colleagues, you’re making friends. 

· Don’t believe us? Take a look inside the culture, people, and workplace that makes FJ happen:,23.htm


What You’ll Get:

· This is a paid internship for the 12 months.

· We’re big on professional development and we have an awesome culture of coaching. When you join Finlay James, you’ll be gaining hands-on experience and will be working on real campaigns from the ‘Get-Go!".

· You will be part of a team of awesome, supportive and fun-loving people.

· Free coffee and post-4pm beer, prosecco or alcoholic free drinks on Fridays!

The Ideal Candidate:

·  Studying a related degree (such as Business, Marketing or Economics).

·  Required: available for 12 months from June/July 2020.

· Based in, or commutable to our HQ office Didsbury, Manchester.

Desired Skills/Experience:

·  You don’t have to be an expert in Marketing but you should have a solid understanding of different marketing techniques and excellent verbal and written communication skills.

·  Experience with video editing

· Design skills

· Experience using Google Analytics

· Social Media management experience

To Apply:

· Please send your CV and a cover letter (no more than one page), to Darren Kingsley, Graduate Manager

o  What you want to achieve from the internship

o  Why you are a good fit for the role

Attributes you will bring to the role

o  Links to previous work/experience you have

If you’d like to find out more about the role before applying, please call Emma Tait-Barber, Marketing Manager on 0161 438 1930 ext. 1061 or email

Closing date: Friday 6th March 2020.