A Marketing Assistant, as the title suggests, assists the marketing manager and the marketing team in daily marketing activities. This can be a good position to start a career in the marketing field.

Minimum education requirement in most organizations is Bachelors in Business administration/Marketing or Sales.

To apply for a marketing assistant job build your resume like this:

See also: Cover Letter for Marketing Assistant Resume


Sample Resume for Marketing Assistant



380 N Ave, San Francisco, CA 32102 | (001) 398-23401 | bruce @ email . com

OBJECTIVE: To obtain a Marketing Assistant position at XYZ organization utilizing inborn talent in marketing and ability to manage marketing plans.

• 5+ years’ experience in the field of sales and marketing
• Demonstrated willingness to work with complex inter-departmental teams for brand promotions and developing marketing plans
• Hands on experience in working with agencies, marketing colleagues and compliance personnel to ensure timely and effective processing of financial promotions
• Sound understanding of marketing principles


• Great with people utilizing effective communication skills (written and verbal)
• Able to interact with other departments diplomatically

• Proficient in Microsoft Office, graphic design software (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Corel)

• Highly capable of managing multiple projects simultaneously
• Understand company policies and can effectively ensure brand compliance
• Exceptional research & organizational skills
• Enthusiastic, hard-working, with a capacity to learn fast
• A detail oriented person

• Effective project management skills
• Ready to contribute strategic planning by managers
• Willing and able to effectively cross-train as needed

• Working as a team for a promotional project got awarded as ‘Best Marketing Team’ at AON
• Attained Business Idea Competition at university sponsored by Lever Brothers


99¢ Only Stores Commerce – California, US | 01/2011 — 11/2012

Marketing Assistant
• Assisted the marketing manager and the marketing team with all marketing activities
• Developed product descriptions
• Handled production of marketing materials and literature
• Coordinated the production of a wide range of marketing communications
• Provided support for marketing events and exhibition displays
• Wrote articles and designed promotional adverts
• Prepared marketing blogs and looked after social media marketing
• Uploaded product information to e-commerce websites
• Kept marketing department’s documentation and databases up-to-date
• Validated product inventory and updated promotions
• Participated in weekly team meetings and other key meetings to gain exposure to the business
• Completed other projects as assigned

AON – Center Valley, PA | 10/2007 — 12/2010

Marketing Executive
• Defined marketing campaign objectives and KPIs
• Prepared campaign briefs for agencies and coordinated event management
• Wrote and proof read marketing messages and collaterals including advertising, web content, blogs, etc.
• Assisted database management for campaign activity
• Implemented email marketing campaigns using in house tool
• Provide regular updates on marketing effectiveness and ROMI
• Assisted in Financial Promotions Administration

University of Pennsylvania (Wharton) – Philadelphia, PA | 2007
Bachelors in Marketing
• Major: Branding
• CGPA 3.82