Job Title : Digital Marketing Apprentice
Location : Reading, Berkshire, RG10 8NR
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Digital Marketing Level 3
Sector : Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00382
Brief Description : Are you looking to launch a career in marketing? If so, our Digital Marketing Apprenticeship will get you off to a great start!
Qualifications Required : To be considered for this role, you ideally would hold a C/4 grade in both GCSE Maths & English, and in three or four other subjects. You would look to have gained a GCSE/BTEC/A Level in Business studies/Marketing.
Vacancy Detail : You’ll learn and use skills that will support you as you take on the wide range of technical and communication challenges that make up the digital marketing mix. If you’re organised, creative and love to communicate, this programme is for you.
The company require a proactive digital marketing apprentice, this is a brilliant opportunity for an apprentice to be involved in helping to manage several social media accounts, generating engaging content, assisting with marketing campaigns, marketing support and other exciting projects!
As a Digital Marketing Apprentice your main role and responsibilities will include:
• Working with the Senior Marketing Manager to support their marketing activities with specific focus on website and SEO/PPC strategies
• Managing the company’s social media presence
• Writing copy for the website, articles, blogs etc. as well as assisting in the creation of marketing collateral
• Providing administrative support to the Directors and the wider team
• Helping out the small team on any ad hoc activities required.
Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will receive Microsoft training and accreditation through blended learning. This combines online technical training within a virtual classroom, as well as real-world and practical experience with your employer. The certifications you gain are highly respected and globally recognised. The skills, knowledge and experience you will gain whilst on the programme are invaluable. Giving you the best possible start in your professional career within the marketing sector.
About the Company
Established in 1992, the company has an excellent reputation and an enviable client list. The team is friendly, focused and energetic with a positive mentality of providing superior solutions to clients. They have a reputation in the marketplace for being the best boutique people and change provider in the UK. Flexible, dynamic and innovative, they are a high performing team with family values and have a casual dress code. They work in a custom-built barn conversion that has the “wow” factor with high ceilings and a great atmosphere. They donate 10% of their profits to charities with their nominated charity being Alexander Devine Hospice that provides end of life care to children based in the Berkshire area.
They have so much potential, they just need you to help spread the word!
The company already has a successful track record of using the apprenticeship scheme and what it can provide in terms of fresh talent. Their financial accounting manager initially joined them as an apprentice, and quickly established himself as a valued member of the team who was retained at the end of the apprenticeship scheme.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 37.5 hours per week
Salary : £250.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 24/04/2020
Possible Start Date : 04/05/2020
Personal Qualities : The company require a bright, enthusiastic and hard-working individual with a genuine desire to learn and to build a career. The company are looking for someone with a positive, highly self-motivating, can-do attitude from someone who isn’t afraid to ask questions.
Skills Required : You will possess the following qualities:
• Sophistication and level-headedness
• Attention to detail
• Excellent Writing Skills
• Good communicator
• Passion for learning.
Future Prospects : The company already has a successful track record of using the apprenticeship scheme and what it can provide in terms of fresh talent. Their financial accounting manager initially joined them as an apprentice, and quickly established himself as a valued member of the team who was retained at the end of the apprenticeship scheme.
Training to be Provided : You will be enrolled onto the Microsoft Digital Marketing Apprenticeship and work towards gaining a City & Guilds Level 3 Digital Marketing Diploma. You will also have the opportunity to learn specific Microsoft skills in SEO and Google Ads, LinkedIn and Hootsuite. This apprenticeship is delivered remotely using a live virtual classroom and the very latest Microsoft Technologies. This apprenticeship teaches the fundamental core skills required for anybody looking to kick-start a career in the Digital Marketing Sector.
Other Information : Location: RG10, Henley
Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am – 5.30pm
Wage: £250 per week
Things to consider : Due to the location and there being no frequent public transport routes, candidates should have a full driving licence and access to a vehicle.
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