Digital Marketing & Social Media Apprentice- Level 3

Salary:See vacancy description

Service Unit:Communications

Closing Date:28/07/2017

Post Number:4098

Full Time (37 hours per week 20% of which is study/college time)- 12-18 Month Fixed Term Contract

Provisional interview date: 07.09.2017
Provisional start date: September 2017

Salary/Grade: A2- £13,601pa

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The Digital Marketing Level 3 Apprentice will :-

  • Help generate content for news releases, social and digital media, the Council’s Civic Newspaper, the Exeter Citizen and any other publications.
  • Help develop campaigns and communicate key messages internally and externally.
  • Take telephone calls and deal with enquiries from the media.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of the Council’s media library.
  • Help maintain and expand the Council’s email communications systems.
  • Take photographs and help make videos for the Council’s website and social media platforms.
  • Attend meetings and assist the Communications team at public events, media briefings and photo opportunities.
  • Work outside of normal working hours when required.

Entry requirements

Essential - Minimum of 3 - 5 GCSE’s A – C to include English, Mathematics and IT or equivalent, and/or level 2 Business Administration/Marketing

Desirable - AS or A’ level in Business Studies/Marketing

Skills Required

  • A confident communicator (verbal and written)
  • IT literate, with experience of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook (or similar)
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Organised with the ability to multi-task
  • Investigative and problem solving skills
  • Discretion and trustworthiness, as party to confidential information
  • The ability to be proactive and take the initiative
  • Ability to research and produce reports
  • Experience in compiling web information and promotional materials or equivalent

Personal Qualities

You should have a positive ‘can do’ attitude and, above all, you should be enthusiastic and self-motivated. Customer focussed and committed to quality service provision whilst being flexible and adaptable to changing service needs.

Qualifications taken

  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Digital Marketing
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Functional Skills level 2 Maths, English and It if required.

What Next?

Upon satisfactory completion of the Level 3 apprenticeship programme, further progression will be subject to funding and availability of positions.

For full details and to apply please visit:

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When this content has been updated

Last updated 20 July 2017