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.

Responsibilities

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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