Apprenticeship vacancy

Level 3 Digital Marketer

Title – Digital Marketing Apprentice

Location:  Adlington

Weekly Hours Worked – 37.5 hours per week

Salary – £4.15 Starting, to be reviewed

 

Please contact Ciara on Ciara.Glynn@estio.co.uk or call 01133 500 333

About the Company:

 

This company is a global leader in manufacturing bespoke boxing shorts and LGND fight-wear for athletes, amateur to professional around the world.

Establish for over 20 years, this company is a family run business in Adlington, Lancashire, dedicated to the world of combat sports. We have worked with some of the worlds biggest boxing stars  and brands from Tyson Fury, Anthony Joshua, Ricky Hatton, David Haye, Anthony Crolla, Jorge Linares, Boohoo, Reebok, Adidas, Vogue and many more.

The company has been published in various magazines including Boxing News and shown live on Sky Sports, BBC News, HBO and many more over the years.

 

Job Description:

 

In a fast paced environment you much be the kind of person who relishes getting stuck in, working on your own initiative, ticking things off your job list and managing multiple priorities, whilst juggling the demands of a fast paced workflow.

 

You will be expected to be energetic, creative, and artistic in your approach with new ideas and concepts within the marketing team. able to engage with the small internal team your ideas in a positive and professional manner. You will be expected to help the team strategize plans to continue the growth of the brand.

 

All we ask in return is you are dedicated to helping us maintain our position as a world leader in British manufacturing of bespoke fight-wear.

 

Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:

  • Working with the team to assist in creation of lively, engaging materials to support your planned marketing campaigns
  • Building and maintaining our web presence through content creation for our website and social media accounts through planned strategy and implementation
  • Creating and publishing slick and on-brand design assets using Adobe Creative Suite and other online tools
  • Managing the production of marketing materials across different mediums, such as blog posts, physical marketing, flyers, and newsletters on upcoming events etc.
  • Understanding the sector that we operate in and be keen to keep up to date with news/activities

Qualifications:

  • 5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)

Skills Required

  • Be motivated by meeting targets that will challenge and stretch you
  • Have great listening and influencing skills
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Be creative
  • Have a strong eye for marketing imagery, photography and video imaging skills
  • Be a brand guardian and assist in brand building on and offline
  • Have excellent creative writing abilities and the ability to adapt your messaging appropriately for different mediums
  • Be experienced working with online tools and social media platforms
  • Have proven experience working successfully in a team
  • Be flexible, creative, and confident and take a common-sense approach to getting things done
  • Have a desire to continue learning whilst working
  • Can manage social media accounts with large followings, Instagram page over 24K to date

 

Future prospects:

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.

 

Personal qualities:

  • Passion for sport – even better if passionate about combat-sport
  • Strong business acumen to understand client use cases
  • Keeps up to date with latest technology
  • High standard of written and verbal communication
  • Must be able to handle themselves professionally when around professional and elite fighters in the studio, always respecting the company ethos
  • Good organisational and time management skills

 

Future prospects:

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.

 

Remuneration and benefits:

For the role of Apprentice Digital Marketing Assistant you will receive:

 

  • A basic salary in line with NMW, this will be looked at and reviewed upon performance
  • Should sales increase in a project you have worked on, there could be bonuses offered
  • Christmas bonuses dependant on performance
  • Opportunity to work with some of the biggest fighters in global combat sport
  • Opportunity for collabs with some of the biggest brands in sport fashion
  • Team bonding outings

 

Training to be provided:

The Estio Training programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive six weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated Skills Development Coach who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

This apprenticeship will give you a Level 3 Digital Marketer Standard with training in areas such as:

  • Functional skills, Maths L2 and English L2
  • Principles of Coding
  • Marketing Principles
  • Digital Marketing Business Principles with E-Commerce
  • Video & Imaging Software

 

Some of these modules will include an option to take an examination in order to receive a professional certificate.