The SR Group – a global specialist search and recruitment consultancy – manage several brands, one being Carter Murray who specialises in marketing recruitment. Carter Murray are holding a breakfast seminar on 21 June for recent graduates looking to secure their first role in the marketing sector.
The workshop will be held at their head office in central London near St Pauls, 95 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4 4HN. Interested? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Couple of websites that might be worth a look to learn more about all aspects of marketing:
Getin2marketing is an online careers resource from the CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing). There is a marketing a-z glossary of industry specific jargon so you get to know your adopter categories from your AIDA and your yappies from your zuppies! There are also ten links to further explain the basics of marketing including ‘how to define your unique selling proposition’, ‘how to achieve an effective promotional mix’ and ‘how to plan marketing communications’.
U-Talk MarketingInformation and news for marketers, by marketers. Covers digital, advertising, PR, sales promotion, media, strategy, direct marketing, point of sale, client relationship management marketing news, marketing analysis and selection of marketing related blogs.
Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) – Worldwide professional marketing body. Defines the marketing standards that operate in the UK. Provides membership, qualifications and training to marketing professionals
Direct Marketing Association (DMA) – Trade association in the marketing and communications sector. Aims to protect consumers and raise industry standards. Members include agencies, list brokers and mailing houses, as well as blue-chip corporations
Take a look, get more informed about the sector you are interested in.