Icon Films is Recruiting – Marketing Assistant. Deadline Friday April 28th 2017. Based in Bristol

Marketing Assistant.

  • Monday – Friday from 9.00am -6.00pm
  • 12 month contract
  • Salary – £17,000

Can you make our marketing better? Are you interested in television? Are you organised and have a flair for design and a voice that gets heard?

Icon Films are currently looking for a Marketing Assistant to work across programme and company marketing, promoting their shows (River Monsters, Primal Survivor and some that are still under wraps) and raising the profile of our company nationally and internationally

Essential in this role:

  • Communications/marketing experience
  • Previous experience of working in a busy office environment
  • Organisation
  • Persistence to see tasks through to completion
  • Graphics knowledge – Photoshop and InDesign
  • Ability to write copy
  • Use of social media to drive interaction


If you feel you can offer all the above and more, apply for this role by sending your CV with a covering letter stating why you feel you are the best candidate for this role to jobs@iconfilms.co.uk

The closing date for applications is end of business on the 28th April 2017

Due to the high number of applications we receive if you have not heard from us by the 4th May please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

About Icon Films

Icon Films deliver stories with a twist. Energetic, ambitious and constantly evolving, Icon Films has been making films for over 20 years. From Animal Planet US highest rating series ever, River Monsters, to access documentary series Sandhurst for BBC4, and as preferred suppliers to The One Show, we give value for money, original content and always deliver.

Icon Films work with wild animals, household names, acknowledged experts in a diverse range of fields and bring accessibility, revelation and storytelling to the screen. In the past two years we have filmed across the world in over 25 countries. The combination of hybrid vigour and robustness coupled with maturity gives us the ability to bring logistically challenging productions to the screen with our distinctive brand.

New Talent

Icon Films are always on the search for new talent to work with.

Icon use The Talent Manager  as the database to view your CV and check out your availability, and encourage you to keep your information up to date. You can link to the Icon Talent Manager network here.

Icon also use Talent Manager in addition to other networks/platforms to announce upcoming roles.

You can also get in touch via email. So if you are becoming available/ have a gap/ want to inform about something specific you have been up to, then do drop an email to the appropriate person at Icon Films:

  • Entry Level jobs/ work experience – work-ex@iconfilms.co.uk
  • Experienced Production, Location Crew, Development and Editorial – Kirstin.Dryburgh@iconfilms.co.uk
  • Deputy Head of Production and Talent Manager; All other roles such as Finance, Commercial, HR, Administrative – jobs@iconfilms.co.uk
  • Onscreen Talent – Emma.Walker@iconfilms.co.uk (Development Manager)

Work experience at Icon Films

Icon Films are passionate about meeting new talent. By running an ambitious voluntary work experience programme across the year and encourage applicants from a variety of ages, backgrounds and locations.

Icon Films is inclusive, energetic and ambitious and works with a wide range of partners to ensure that a diverse range of people are brought in under our voluntary work experience programme.

Partners include local schools, universities, Bristol Media, Skillset, Apprenticeships – GET IN. GO FAR and Bristol’s Creative Youth Network.

If you would like a voluntary work experience placement, plesae email your CV to – work-ex@iconfilms.co.uk

See more at the Icon Films website.



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