Download the ultimate template marketing CV

When was the last time you refreshed your CV? At some point in your life, you’re bound to have heard the expression “never judge a book by it’s cover.” But we do. We make first impressions, within the first 7 seconds of meeting someone. And with a CV, we are literally asking potential employers to Read more

How Marketing and a Great CV Go Hand-in-Hand

Marketing is all about promotion, getting noticed and ultimately, getting the desired results. Well isn’t that what making a great CV is all about? If prospective employees don’t get from your Resume how perfect you are for their vacancy, the chances of employment will be slim. How can you be expected to market a brand Read more

Simply Marketing Jobs reports 35% hike in job adverts in 2013

Simply Marketing Jobs is celebrating a major uplift in the number of job vacancies posted on the website during 2013, reporting a 35% rise compared with 2012. The data suggests 2013 was a year for recruitment drives, with marketing departments seeking new talent to support business growth plans.
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Is your Facebook profile pic destroying your career?

Employers are increasingly using social media to vet job applicants. We look at the worst cases of Facebook profile pic self-destruction. Read more

Content marketing manager: Job description

The role of content manager, or digital content strategist, has become vital in the world of marketing in recent years. Read more

CRM manager: Job description

This role is increasingly valued in large companies as customer knowledge becomes ever more important in marketing strategy. The CRM Manager will plan, execute and follow up on customer retention campaigns through a variety of media – most likely to be SMS, direct mail, email and social marketing. Read more

CRM administrator: Job description

Companies gather vast amounts of data about their customers today, and they are hiring bright, technically minded CRM specialists to help them understand what the date means, and how they can use it in their marketing activities. Read more

Creative artworker: Job description

As a naturally artistic person, the creative artworker is a valuable member of any studio design team, thanks to their unbridled passion for creative imagery and endless supply of ideas. Creative artworkers know that in brainstorming, there is no such thing as a bad idea. Read more

How to handle a panel interview for marketing jobs

As in any job interview situation, a panel interview is your chance to show intelligence, confidence, interest and ability, and ultimately secure your perfect marketing job. So be focused and controlled, and you’ll get results. Read more

How to impress with a standout marketing CV

So you are applying for marketing jobs and waiting for news of interviews. But is your CV good enough to impress the recruiters you approach? Sloppy grammar and a lack of basic information won’t help your cause. It’s also important to dazzle marketing managers with the right blend of personality and achievement, so here are some tips on how to put together a standout marketing CV. Read more