Digital Marketing Apprentice

  • Anonymous
  • Horsham, West Sussex, UK
  • Sep 13, 2017
Full time Marketing Sales

Job Description

This exciting opportunity will enable the successful candidate to explore and expand Principal's on-line presence and put the skills gained on their course into practice.

Employer Description:

The Principal Group of companies was formed over 30 years ago, and has grown from three people to a team of over 100.

The company is still privately owned, and still expanding, thanks to exceptional product knowledge and customer service.

We expect the best from our staff- and we therefore only employ the best. You will not only be good in your specialist field, but also have an eye on the future, love our fast-paced, proactive environment, and above all be a team player: everyone at Principal has their part to play.

Job Details:

Due to expanding growth plans in the digital area of the marketing function, an enthusiastic Digital Marketing Apprentice is required to support and assist the implementation of the strategic digital marketing plans.

As the Digital Marketing Apprentice, you will be responsible for planning, managing and measuring all social media and on-line content on a day-to-day basis. In addition, you will be closely involved with various forms of client engagement programmes and marketing projects under the direction of the Marketing Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

Maintain and develop the on-line presence of the brand
Researching and sourcing industry and product relevant articles in line with campaign messaging
Informing existing customers/clients of any events or promotions available
Attracting new customers/clients through the use of promotional offers and ongoing company profiling
Assisting in updating and maintaining the company's website including the sourcing and or co-authoring of industry or company news articles
Responding to customers/clients reviews and comments
Scheduling posts and other social media statuses
Assisting the Marketing Manager in any special project requirements

Required Skills:

Personable, confident and articulate
Have a genuine passion for marketing and all things digital
Highly organised, with an ability to work to deadlines, and to plan and prioritise tasks effectively
Good copy writing skills and a keen eye for detail
Some knowledge of Photoshop and other Adobe Applications

Rewards & Benefits:

Full on the job training & support.
Friendly Professional Working Environment.
Great opportunity for advancement
Opportunity to a permanent position offer at the end of the apprenticeship

Additional Information:

09:00 - 17:30 Monday to Friday (excluding public Holidays)

Important Information

"QA's apprenticeship programmes may be funded in part by the European Union through the European Social Fund, which supports the development of employment opportunities and a skilled workforce