Graduate Marketing & Sales Assistant

Information on the company

The UK's biggest community of engineers and developers, bringing our 60,000+ members together to discover, learn and adopt the latest technologies, practices and ideas in software engineering. Host more than 2000 events every year, from community meet-ups, to training events and hackathons. As a community-led organisation, all content and events are created with, and for members. Recently relocated to brand new offices - CodeNode- the UK's largest technology-dedicated venue.

Day-to-day activities will include:

  • You will develop leads by engaging with tens of thousands of members in our community, providing them with timely and targeted updates on opportunities to learn and share skills
  • You will open doors to London's most innovative companies, including FinTech and other Tech start-ups, investment banks, media and retail businesses, to raise awareness of our community-led technology conferences and other learning opportunities
  • Help some of the many great businesses that make the UK Tech scene rock, attract talent or grow adoption of their innovative tools
  • Grow attendance, engagement and revenues from our conferences
  • You will work at Codenode, our funky tech community and events venue complete with table tennis tables, fussball and its own fully licensed {{SpaceBar}}, located in the heart of Tech City and with superb transport links
  • You’ll earn (a basic salary and) uncapped commission
  • You’ll work with a talented and creative team of highly social innovators and collaborators, who are ready to share their skills and experience with you

Key candidate requirements for the role:

  • Creative and a quick-thinking graduate with a natural sales ability
  • A people person, both flexible and fearless, who can talk to anyone and can also listen
  • Someone with an entrepreneurial spirit and willingness to roll up your sleeves and do whatever needs to be done
  • Able to assume responsibility and ownership for successfully reaching individual and team goals
  • Highly curious and keen to learn 
  • You are looking to channel your creativity and natural sales ability into a product and team that helps thousands of people learn and share skills in advanced technology

What are the perks of working for this company?

  • Basic salary plus an annual performance related bonus
  • On-the-job training 
  • Young passionate Team
  • Open and inclusive community

Upon successful completion of probation period:

  • Receive a pension contribution, of up to 2.5% of gross salary, matching their own contribution
  • Participate in the company private health scheme with subsidised gym membership at Virgin Active
  • Receive a £35 per month allowance to operate their own smart phone
  • Receive childcare vouchers if desired

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