Commercial Marketing Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Cerulean (Employer)

Milton Keynes College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £15,000.00
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday - Monday - Thursday - 8:30am to 4:45pm (30 min break) Friday 8:30am to 3:30pm (30 min break)
18 months (duration)
4 October 2021(start date)
Digital marketer (apprenticeship standard)
26 September 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Cerulean has an exciting opportunity for a creative, energetic and forward-thinking person to join our Innovation & Marketing team. This role is a great opportunity for an apprentice with an interest in digital marketing, marketing material creation, product management and technical authorship.


Working for the Marketing Manager, you will have mentors for each topic area of your learning and will be part of the creation team for active marketing campaigns.

We will provide on-job training and additional training for software use where required.

Overall responsibilities:

  • Create and edit digital content for our social media platforms
  • Create and edit digital content for the news page of our website
  • Create and edit marketing material for launch plans of products and services for social media platforms and website
  • Creat preomotional videos for customers and social media
  • Work with the Marketing Manager to create artwork, videos and content for print and digital
  • Maintain the day to day running of all social media sites by reviewing, monitoring and analysing online activity
  • Google Analytics Tracking and Report back
  • Providing exceptional customer service to online and social media customers
  • Maintain and update SEO / PPC / emailers for increased visibility and to drive traffic to the website
  • Create and maintain launch plans with the Product Manager
  • Work with the Product Managers to create customer requirement specifications for existing and new equipment
  • Work with the Technical Author to create technical documentation for new and existing equipment
  • Work with the Sales & Marketing Co-ordinator to create training material for new and existing equipment

Due to the nature of the business (Tobacco Inudstry) candidates must be 18 years or over. 




Future Prospects

Permanent marketing role within Cerulean and/or Coesia group

Skills Required

  • Ability to think creatively and apply analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to grasp technical information for use in marketing campaigns
  • Ability to work towards marketing briefs and instructions
  • Ability to apply basic marketing principles with standard digital etiquette - and understand the security levels required to protect data across digital and social media platforms
  • Experienced using Microsoft programs (PowerPoint, Word, Excel)
  • A high level of attention to detail
  • Outstanding time management skills and ability to meet deadlines


  • Familiar working with Adobe Photoshop, PremierPro & InDesign 
  • Hootsuite skills 
  • Any experience in creating videos 

Qualities Required

  • Originality and creativity
  • Work effectively in a team
  • Self-driven and motivated for personal and team development
  • Have a thirst for knowledge and the desire to learn more and expand the team’s capabilities

Qualifications Required

Must hold 5 GCSEs (graded A* to C or 9 to 5) or equivalent including English/ maths

Training Provided

Digital Marketer apprenticeship qualification

Training and study at the South Central Institute of Technology, Milton Keynes College campus

On-the-job training and development

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