Platform Housing Limited

Marketing Apprentice - Level 3 - Advanced (Level 3)

Platform Housing Limited (Employer)

Cambridge Marketing College Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £11,123.00
35.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 9am to 4:30pm with 30-minute lunch break. Flexible working hours may be offered upon the start of the role.
2 years (duration)
1 July 2022(start date)
Marketing assistant (apprenticeship standard)
24 May 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Platform Housing owns & manages 46,000 homes across the Midlands, with a portfolio that includes social & affordable rent and shared ownership houses. Platform Housing is the 7th largest housing association builder completing 1,448 new homes in 2019/20 at an investment of £258m.


What will the apprentice be doing?

You will be assisting with:

· Provide website content support – including copywriting, refreshing images and videos

· Assist with developing engaging content for use on the Home Ownership website including blog posts website

· Complete keyword research and analysis reports shaping our content strategy

· Keep up to date with best practice and Google algorithm and quality guidelines to improve technical SEO processes

· Conduct competitor research to find new ways of promoting homeownership properties

· Attend site visits to plan marketing activity for off-plan developments

· Work closely with internal teams, Google, and key partners to improve strategies and automation

· Assist with creating bespoke promotions

· Proof read marketing materials to ensure accuracy

· Plan email and social media promotional campaigns

· Report on analytics from social media, email, and website activities

· Liaise with graphic designers and other marketing agencies providing design support

· Demonstrate the Groups’ values and behaviours working as one tea

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Working within the Sales and Marketing Team you will have the opportunity to study a Level 3 Marketing Assistant Apprenticeship with Cambridge Marketing College, by attending 1 day a week alongside learning and working with experienced Colleagues in the Sales and Marketing Team during the remainder of the week. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

It is likely that you will complete the Marketing Assistant Level 3 qualification in 15 – 18 months and will be further supported in your learning and development with the opportunity to attend further training courses. 

This is a temporary Contract but on successful completion of your Apprenticeship, you will be able to apply for any related job vacancies within Platform Housing Group.  If you gain permanent employment you will continue to be supported in your learning and development. 


Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or C and above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or C and above) Desired
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