13 September

Business Development / Marketing Assistant

Thesaurus Software have an exciting opportunity for a Business Development / Marketing Assistant to join their driven marketing team at an exciting time for the company. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated and innovative individual to gain hands-on business development and marketing experience. Based in Ashbourne, Co Meath, Thesaurus Software are looking for the right person to play a key role in the company’s ambitious expansion plans.

The Role

Business Development

  • Booking appointments for online software demo’s with the sales team.
  • Achieving and exceeding targets on a weekly and monthly basis.
  • Outbound calls to qualified leads generated from marketing activities.
  • Completing CRM, sales reports and prospecting reports.


  • Contribute to the content generation marketing initiatives by understanding the Company product suite and industry including writing articles, blogs and website content.
  • Management of social media channels and generation of social media content to post on Twitter, Linkedin and Google plus.
  • Assistance with event management.
  • Assistance with marketing campaign management including emails, webinars, social media, third party marketing campaigns and more.
  • Provide day-to-day support for all operational tasks such as maintaining customer databases, proofing content, generating email content and increasing social media exposure.
  • General office administrative duties to support the Company as required.
  • Supporting marketing and sales focused ad-hoc projects working directly with the marketing manager.

The Person

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a very fast paced team as our business continues to grow, so you should be ambitious, highly organized, capable of multitasking, with a strong desire to learn new skills and take on extra responsibilities. This role would most suit a professional with an excellent work ethic who is looking to develop a successful career in sales and marketing. Desirable skills will include:

  • Ideally 1 year experience working in a marketing or sales role.
  • Strong cold calling and appointment setting skills with a proven track record in achieving sales targets.
  • A third level marketing, digital marketing or business qualification would be desirable.
  • Excellent copywriting and proofreading skills.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • An awareness of online marketing and online platforms.
  • Demonstrable administration skills with a high attention to detail.
  • Good MS Office skills particularly Excel skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills with a can-do attitude.

To apply send your CV to recruitment@thesaurussoftware.com or visit our careers page - https://www.thesaurus.ie/pages/marketing-assistant/

About the company

Thesaurus Software is a well established software company based in Ashbourne, Co. Meath. Our payroll, HR, and accounts software is used in over 100,000 businesses across Ireland and the UK.

We are lucky to have great staff who are enabling us to make great waves in our industry. We are growing and you too could grow with us!

We are a small company with big presence and ambition! Our team of professionals specialise across a range of functions, including software development, payroll and taxation, and employment law and HR. Based in Ashbourne, Co. Meath our office is just 10 minutes from the M50, with excellent transport links and ample parking.