Marketing Assistant

  • Location: Belast
  • Salary:

We are looking for a talented and passionate marketing assistant to join our team in Belfast city centre.

You will ideally be a recent marketing graduate or someone seeking a development role within a small and busy marketing team. You will bring your stellar organisational skills and natural curiosity to a wide variety of tasks including market research, event planning, digital and print content management, data analysis and project admin support.

The Role

  • Support the marketing team with the planning, execution, and monitoring of marketing campaigns
  • Conduct secondary research on markets, customers, competitors etc.
  • Assist in production of print and digital marketing collateral
  • Help organise events such as webinars, support sales teams with needs for trade shows etc.
  • Support digital and content executives in posting and sharing content
  • Provide administrative and project support for various marketing initiatives

Essential skills

  • Qualified to degree level in marketing, business or closely related field
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Strong research skills
  • Ability to process and analyse data
  • Strong written and verbal communications
  • Strong proof-reading skills
  • Familiarity with social media platforms
  • Attention to detail with excellent organisation skills
  • Hands on, ‘get it done’ mentality

Desired skills

  • Experience using Content Management Systems (CMS)
  • Knowledge of marketing tools and applications

More about us

Germinal is a leading grass and forage seed specialist. We develop sustainable grassland varieties and supply a range of premium agricultural seed to the UK, Irish and New Zealand markets. We also service the professional amenity sector with high performance seed, supplying exclusive UK bred varieties to greenkeepers, turf growers, grounds staff, landscape contractors, architects, agronomists, and ecologists.

We have been included in the Belfast Telegraph Top 100 Companies list for the last two years and recognise that our staff are key to the company’s ongoing success. We promote a collaborative and supportive working environment for all.

This role is office based. We have recently moved to a newly renovated building in Belfast’s linen quarter and we are offering:

  • Open plan office
  • Break out area with games
  • Modern kitchen facilities
  • Secure internal bicycle parking and showers
  • Smart casual dress code
  • Flexibility on start and finish times around core hours
  • Starting leave allowance of 23 days plus 8 statutory holidays
  • Long service holidays and awards
  • Pension scheme and death in service benefit

Germinal is an equal opportunities employer.

To apply, please email your CV to