Marketing Assistant

Job Description

Marketing assistants support marketing managers and executives on projects such as developing sales strategies, marketing campaigns, social media campaigns and on collecting and interpreting marketing analytics.

Careers Ladder


Formal qualifications are not required to become a Marketing Assistant. It may be advantageous to complete education to support your career.

You can;

  • Complete a Certificate IV in Marketing and Communication
  • Diploma of Marketing and Communication
  • Consider completing a Bachelor of Marketing, a Bachelor of Marketing and Communication, or a Bachelor of Advertising.

You may be able to find a role without qualifications as an Administrative Assistant and work your way up through the ranks as you gain knowledge and experience.


  • Autonomy
  • Communicator
  • Creative
  • Imaginative
  • Intuitive
  • Productive
  • Resourceful
  • Thorough
  • Self-Motivator

Key Skills

  • Written Communicator
  • Microsoft Office
  • Social Media
  • Design
  • Adobe Indesign

Future Prospects

Career advancement in this field can lead to other roles such as: