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Newquay Aquarium seeks an Office/Marketing Assistant

Part-time flexible hours contract until October 2016, after which will be reviewed
Salary complies with NMW/ NLW
About Newquay Aquarium
Blue Reef Aquarium, Newquay is a market leader visitor attraction, with over 40 naturally themed habitats to take you on a fantastic journey from Cornish waters to exotic seas.
About the role
We are seeking an Office/Marketing Assistant to join our highly motivated team at our Blue Reef Newquay attraction. This is an exciting opportunity to join our team within a challenging and varied role.
This role is instrumental in attracting visitors to our aquarium. Some days you will be in the office answering the telephone, making bookings and dealing with any enquiries. Whereas other days you will be out distributing leaflets, visiting holiday parks and making sure our leaflets are visible in a prominent place. No two days will be the same so an adaptable and enthusiastic approach is essential.
Other responsibilities will include social media management, promptly ensuring all postal enquiries are dealt with, responding to charity requests, along with any other ad hoc duties.
Contracted hours available for three days per week or 24hrs over an agreed working week. This includes working Bank Holidays and weekends as required.
About You
Previous experience of independent working would be beneficial in this role and a full clean driving licence is essential – transport will be provided. This role could be a good stepping stone for someone who wants to get into marketing or who would be looking to return to work and is a great opportunity for someone who has a keen interest in this area. A confident, positive and friendly manner a long with the confidence to be able to use and fully utilize all elements of social media is a must for this role. You will be self motivated with excellent communication and organisation skills with an outgoing and professional manner.
About Aspro Parks
Newquay Aquarium is part of Aspro Parks, a Spanish multinational company with its headquarters based in Madrid. Aspro owns and operates over 65 leisure attractions across Europe, 10 of which are located in the UK.
Apply now!
If interested, please send your CV and covering letter titled Office / Marketing Assistant to: Blue Reef Aquarium, Towan Promenade, Newquay, TR7 1DU. Or email [email protected]
Closing Date: 25th March 2016
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Work Location: Blue Reef Aquarium, Newquay, Towan Promenade, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1DU

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