Agency Associate

Location: Birmingham/Remote

Hours: 40hrs

Salary: £20k-£25k

People are our biggest asset. We can provide you with the skills and opportunity to develop and reach your full potential – what’s most important is that you’re a good fit and willing to learn. We know that there is no such thing as the perfect applicant with the complete set of skills. We believe in a challenger mindset at 5874 and if you feel that you could challenge and develop into this role, then we want to hear from you. 

What we’re looking for from you:

      • You’re someone who brings ideas to the table and likes to get stuck in
      • You’re not afraid to speak your mind
      • You’re a natural problem-solver and like to be challenged
      • You’ve got a positive, can-do attitude

Hybrid Working

Here at 5874 Commerce, we want to support our colleagues to do their best work, have a good work life balance, work flexibly whilst staying connected and getting the job done. That’s why we’ve introduced a Hybrid Working Policy which you can learn more about here.

The Role

We are looking for an agency assistant to support our Account Management, Project Management and Marketing Teams.

This is a unique opportunity for someone to come in and gain experience in all three areas before potentially specialising in one as their career grows. A real chance to gain a broader understanding and some real working experience.

You should be willing to learn, be highly motivated and ready to take on whatever is thrown your way. We need someone confident in their own ability, a natural problem-solver and a team player.

The role will mainly be office based (near Brindley Place in Birmingham) as we are working to a 60/40 office/wfh split.

Job Responsibilities

Providing outstanding client service, ensuring regular contact is made
Working closely with the development team to fulfil client requests and site updates
Pitching project ideas, developing creative and technical briefs for the design and development teams.
Quality assess all work produced.
Assist the marketing team with market research and creating whitepapers
Help with content management across social media platforms and our website

Essential Skills

Previous experience not necessary - just a willingness to learn and be part of the team is key
Tech literate including social media
Confident at interacting with others either face to face or via video call
Flexibility and adaptability.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Excellent organisational skills and the ability to multitask.
The ability to be proactive and take the initiative.
High attention to detail.
Able to operate with minimum guidance.
Willing to roll your sleeves up and get involved wherever your support is needed

Bonus Skills

Confident with Google Suite e.g. Gmail, Google Docs etc
BigCommerce, Freshdesk & JIRA Experience


Workplace pensions
Flexible working
20 days holiday a year rising one a year to a max of 25
Free office snacks!
After 5 years with 5874, we reward people with a 4 week paid sabbatical to be used during that calendar year!

How to apply

Complete the application form below and upload your CV. If successful, we’ll be in touch to arrange an interview with you. Good luck!

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