Full Time Marketing Assistant- Colchester

Full Time Marketing Assistant- Colchester

Starry Asian Market is currently seeking new members for the marketing team.

Job Title: Marketing Assistant

Location: Colchester

Salary: from £21,000 (dependent on experience)

Job type: Full-time, Permanent

Schedule: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm



  • Contribute to the design and distribution of promotional marketing materials.
  • Collaborate on the creation and execution of marketing strategies and campaigns.
  • Assist in the optimization of campaigns and provide weekly reports.
  • Coordinate and support store events and local marketing initiatives.
  • Play a key role in digital marketing and promotional activities.
  • Summarize and present marketing insights during Marketing Meetings.
  • Monitor social media content, track trends, competitor feedback, and suggestions.
  • Plan and execute timely posts, staying attuned to current trends.
  • Engage with customers online and encourage cross-channel interaction.
  • Take charge of blog content and website updates to enhance the brand's competitiveness.
  • Assist the digital team in scheduling English and Chinese social media posts.
  • Create digital content aligned with retail brand strategies and support the digital team.
  • Collaborate closely with the retail marketing team to advance digitalization efforts.
  • Contribute to the creation of customized promotional/marketing materials when necessary.
  • Edit website content to ensure alignment with brand goals and current updates.
  • Fulfill any additional responsibilities as directed by your supervisor.



  • Digital Marketing Knowledge: Understanding digital marketing channels such as social media, email marketing, SEO, and content marketing is essential.
  • Analytical Skills: The ability to analyze data, metrics, and market trends to make informed marketing decisions and optimizations.
  • Creativity: Generating innovative ideas for marketing campaigns, content, and promotions is key.
  • Writing Skills: Strong writing skills for creating content, copywriting, and editing marketing materials.
  • Time Management: Prioritizing tasks, meeting deadlines, and managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Attention to Detail: Ensuring accuracy in marketing materials, proofreading, and maintaining brand consistency.
  • Customer Analysis: Understanding customer needs, preferences, and behaviours to tailor marketing efforts effectively.
  • Social Media Proficiency: Familiarity with various social media platforms and the ability to create engaging content.
  • Graphic Design Basics: Knowledge of graphic design tools like Adobe Photoshop or Illustration for creating visuals for marketing.
  • SEO Basics: Understanding search engine optimization principles to improve online visibility.
  • Data Analysis Tools: Familiarity with tools like Google Analytics, social media analytics, and marketing automation platforms.
  • Market Research: Conducting research on industry trends, competitors, and target audiences.
  • Team Collaboration: Working well in a team environment and collaborating with colleagues in marketing and other departments.
  • Adaptability: Being open to learning new skills and adapting to changes in the marketing landscape.
  • Organization: Managing marketing assets, schedules, and resources efficiently.
  • Presentation Skills: Being able to communicate marketing strategies and results effectively to stakeholders



• Academic: Bachelor's degree or higher in marketing, business, advertising, media or related field

• Language: Be proficient in English, and Mandarin. Japanese, and Korean would be a plus.

Have a good understanding of Asian food culture and grocery

Have strong time management, administrative and organizational skills, with a keen interest in customer needs and attention to detail

Have a good sense of creativity and commercial awareness

Working experience in FMCG, retail or marketing industry would be a plus

You must have eligibility to work in the UK.


Kindly submit your resume to hr@starrymart.co.uk when applying for the position.