Marketing Assistant

Date: 19-Jul-2021

Location: Skipton North Yorkshire, GB

Company: Dover Corporation

For over 125 years, OPW has led the way in designing and manufacturing world-class retail fueling, fluid handling and car wash system solutions for the safe and efficient handling and distribution of fuels and critical fluids. OPW makes above ground and below ground products for both conventional, vapour recovery and clean energy applications in the retail and commercial markets. Additionally, OPW supplies loading arms, valves and dry-break couplings, tank truck equipment, rail car valves and equipment, and car wash systems. OPW has manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific, with sales offices around the world. OPW is part of the Dover Corporation, which is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under 'DOV'. To learn more about OPW’s 125 years of providing industry-leading solutions, visit our website at www.opwglobal.com.

Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenue of over $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments: Engineered Products, Fueling Solutions, Imaging & Identification, Pumps & Process Solutions and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of approximately 24,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV." Additional information is available at dovercorporation.com.

Marketing Assistant



OPW (a Dover company) is currently seeking a full-time Marketing Assistant for its EMEA Marketing team (responsible for the OPW, Fibrelite and KPS brand), based in Skipton, North Yorkshire. This role has hands-on exposure to various aspects of Marketing including copywriting and content creation, website development, advertising, direct Marketing, trade show organising, e-Marketing and social media campaigns as well as Google analytics and campaign effectiveness evaluation. Qualified candidates must be dynamic, extremely well organised, ambitious, adaptable and keen to learn.



  • Assist with all aspects of effective Marketing campaign planning and execution, including writing effective copy for print and online media, email Marketing and websites
  • PR campaigns including content promotion and building relationships with key trade publications
  • Corporate and distributor communications
  • Meeting coordination and management
  • Management and creation of promotional material including literature
  • Website content maintenance 
  • Email Marketing implementation
  • Email database management (GDPR)
  • Market research, data analysis and reporting
  • Copywriting: online, offline, promotional and informative
  • Social media Marketing
  • Creation of case study material to maximise PR and SEO opportunities
  • Assist with all aspects of event Marketing from pre-event promotion through coordination and planning to setup and delivery
  • Identifying new markets and new key players



  • Bachelor’s degree required, in Marketing or a related subject
  • 2-3 years industry experience
  • High calibre of written and spoken English


Essential Skills

  • Good organisational and analytical skills and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment juggling multiple on-going projects
  • Ability to work effectively as a key member of the international Marketing and sales team 
  • Ability to execute agreed plans and deliver results to tight deadlines while monitoring performance against set objectives and targets
  • Social media Marketing (B2B preferable)
  • Working knowledge of CRM software (ideally Salesforce), Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint preferable
  • Marketing automation experience (preferred but not essential)
  • Ability to work independently and demonstrate initiative, as well as operate effectively as part of a team
  • Thorough, diligent and an excellent eye for detail
    Job Location
    Skipton, North Yorkshire, UK
    Position Type

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information or any other factors prohibited by law.

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