Digital Marketing & Social Media Apprentice

  • Anonymous
  • Stockport, UK
  • May 27, 2017
Full time Marketing Sales

Job Description

The company is a growing print business based in Stockport, Greater Manchester

They have been established for over three decades. Their success stems not only always putting their customers first, but that they are a forward thinking company who are continually striving to improve their service,

They now employ 12 knowledgeable and dedicated employees and are looking for a Digital Marketing & Design apprentice to join this growing business and learn the ropes from the close-nit helpful team
Job Details:

Responsibilities of the Digital Marketing & Social Media Apprentice:
You'll learn to contribute creative ideas for new and existing clients
Assist the team with planning and implementing their digital, design and social media strategies
Assisting in the design of digital media and print
You will be supported to design print-based and digital communication materials for clients to professional standards
You'll be supported to demonstrate your existing skills and supported to learn new skills in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
You'll be manipulating and editing images for brochures, leaflets, websites
You'll be designing for the web, assist in building and editing the websites
Producing engaging content
Assisting with general junior SEO tasks.

Requirements of the Digital Marketing & Social Media Apprentice:
True passion for digital marketing and design
You will also have passion and enthusiasm for creative work
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Enthusiastic approach to all tasks
Approachable at all times
Work well in a team and be able to work collaboratively to share ideas
You have the ability to work to briefs
Knowledge of graphic design (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) would be advantageous, but you will receive on-the-job training as well
Knowledge and/or experience with websites would be a big bonus!

Benefits:
As the company expands there will be opportunities for a hard working apprentice to develop a career with the company with more responsibilities, new job title and pay increases on successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Who should apply:
Minimum age 16, plus at least 5 GCSE's A-C including Maths and English
Happy to commute up to one hour either by car or public transport
Looking to start a career and work hard to progress

We want someone who is...
Hobbyist, someone that self teaches and builds their understanding in their chosen subject
Thrives in a hands on environment
Able to work well as part of a team as well as on their own
Can give examples of their strengths and knowledge
Self-starter
Able to follow instructions and complete tasks