Marketing Assistant Intern with MacGregor and MacDuff

MacGregor and MacDuff are specialists in Highland Outfits to purchase and hire, with branches operating throughout Glasgow and Ayrshire.

Location: Glasgow

£7.85 per hour. Part-time, 20 hours per week for 12 weeks

Immediate start.

MacGregor and MacDuff has been selling and hiring kilt outfits since 1979. After originally focusing on the local market, the most recent growth in the business has been seen online, sending kilts all over the world, especially to markets in Australia and America.

However, this particular internship focusses on the local market again, preparing for the launch of a new retail space from within the head office and manufacturing warehouse.

As a Marketing Assistant, the successful intern will be responsible for the creation and implementation of a marketing plan/strategy to gain customers. The intern will also help with the design and development of the new retail space. This is a fantastic opportunity to get solid business experience of taking a retail plan on paper through to concept, build and launch. With years of knowledge at hand and a young, ambitious management team to learn from, this opportunity is a great chance to experience business as it really is.


MacGregor and MacDuff are looking for a creative graduate with a background in marketing and/or business who posses a strong, progressive ‘can do’ attitude. You will have the ability to work in a team and take instruction but also challenge a team with your own ideas and educated suggestions. 

You will have strong communication skills, both written and oral, a high attention to detail and a desire to give your best.


Closing date for applications is 1 February 2015, 5pm. 

Please submit a CV and brief covering letter through the Adopt an Intern online application form on our website. State a. your availability and b. How you meet the requirements of the job specification. We do NOT accept e-mail applications unless otherwise stated.

This Adopt an Intern funded internship has been made possible through the financial support of the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) with match funding from the Scottish Government.  It is part of a "Business Growth Programme" supporting the third sector, micro businesses and SMEs and contributes to our wider focus of boosting economic stability by investing in graduates.  These are paid, meaningful, capacity-building internships, with monitored outcomes.