Marketing Assistant


Fixed-term contract until September 2022 (maternity cover)

About our organisation

The Soil Association, formed in 1946, is the only UK charity which works across the spectrum of human health, the environment and animal welfare. That’s because we cannot tackle these issues in isolation.

We campaign for change, we support farming innovation, we serve healthy food in communities, we support and grow the organic market and we protect forests. We couldn't do any of this without our supporters, partners, donors and dedicated staff. We make a difference in the world where it’s needed the most.

About the opportunity

An exciting opportunity for an eager and self-motivated candidate to join a busy marketing team and work on a wide range of certified-organic business clients operating across the food sector. A chance to learn about organic certification as well as marketing and communications in a fun and engaging environment, as part of the Business Development Team of Soil Association Certification.

About you

An organised, professional, and computer-literate candidate preferably with experience in a client-facing role.

Comfortable with MS Office suite
Interested in/familiar with web & email building tools
Able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
Important dates

Interviews are expected to take place: online, TBC in June 2021

How to apply:

Visit our website to submit your application form. Please note we look at applications on arrival and reserve the right to close this vacancy early. Please check your junk/spam folder if you do not receive a confirmation email upon submitting your application. Correspondence regarding your application will be sent through Hireful, our applicant tracking system, so please mark this as a safe sender. All candidates will subsequently receive an email from Hireful to confirm whether they have made it through to interview stage. For any queries, please contact Please note we do not accept CVs or Cover Letters. We know the value of diversity in nature and want it in our organisation. We recognize that diverse backgrounds and experiences will bring a fresh perspective to our work. If you're not sure about applying, please get in touch with us for a chat. Thank you for your interest in supporting our work at the Soil Association.

  • Closing Date:
  • Sunday, 13 June, 2021 - 23:45

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