Apprentice Marketing Assistant - 73460 - Advanced (Level 3)

Westwood Associates Ltd (Employer)

QA Apprenticeships (Training Provider)

Annual wage £10,000.00
37.5 hours per week Days and shifts to be confirmed.
15 months (duration)
12 July 2021(start date)
Digital marketer (apprenticeship standard)
7 July 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

You will have the opportunity to gain valuable skills, knowledge, and experience as you complete a 15-month apprenticeship. This is an ideal opportunity for those wanting to gain experience and pursue a career in marketing.


Working closely alongside the Operations manager, you will undergo ongoing training, opportunities to expand your skillset and support customer focused marketing activities that drive the demand for a product or service. Working within the umbrella of operations, this is a great opportunity to see the inner workings of how a business is run effectively and efficiently.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Researching and develop marketing strategies with the Operations manager to build marketing material for our existing clients and the wider market
  • Updating our website with relevant content and maintaining our social media content. Work towards completing and gaining qualifications on the apprenticeship programme

Day-to-day activity:

  • Support managers to create, and upload content to the website
  • Update social media and forward queries to the relevant parties
  • Assist in the creation of general marketing material
  • Schedule and upload content
  • Support campaigns
  • Provide general administrative support to the office team
  • Assess and enhance our service offering, procedures and practices and affect a positive improvement in everything we do

Future Prospects

Progression opportunities upon completion of this apprenticeship.

Reality Check

Important Information:

QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.

Skills Required

  • Well-developed communication skills and organisational skills
  • A strong competence in ICT, with familiarity in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint), and knowledge of Photoshop / InDesign

Qualities Required

  • Able to work unsupervised (in due course)
  • The ideal candidates will be methodical and organised
  • Capable of dealing confidently with people at all levels
  • Aptitude for learning and taking on board new information rapidly
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Able to plan and manage own workload
  • They must be a team player with a friendly disposition
  • Reliable, punctual, and dependable
  • Someone who can think on their feet would be a real asset to the business
  • Commitment to undertake and successfully complete the apprenticeship programme
  • Can demonstrate the ability to be professional in matters of confidentiality, honesty, 
    conduct, performance, and attendance
  • Ability to treat colleagues and visitors with respect and dignity
  • Ambition, with a desire to complete outcome orientated tasks successfully
  • Ideas driven, can work independently, efficiently and with minimal supervision
  • Ability to research topics relevant to specific audiences

Qualifications Required

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in any subject, and GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Training Provided

Level 3 Digital Marketer apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Approximately 12% of training takes place in the QA learning centre classroom. 8% is done in the workplace, through workplace units, face-to-face meetings with your QA Assessor, or developing your portfolio. The remaining time will be spent on your workplace activity.

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