Apprenticeship vacancy

Level 3 Digital Marketer

Job Title: Digital Marketing Apprentice

Employer: Intense Records

Full Address: 33/ 34 Viaduct Rd, Chelmsford CM1 1TS

Weekly Hours Worked: 35 hours 

Salary: £4.15 per hour

Please contact Tom at Tom.Lindley@estio.co.uk or call 01133 500 333

About the company:

Traditional style Record Shop in Essex. Walk in shop and website, also trade on Discogs, eBay and Amazon.

Brief job description:

Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for a Digital Marketer with Intense Records, a Record Shop based in Essex.

Job Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic person with a passion for marketing, web development and design, promotion and social media, and aim to tailor the apprenticeship to nurture and develop these skills. The successful candidate will eventually write forum posts, news stories, single and album blurbs, competitions, newsletters and much more!

The successful applicant will also be involved in many other aspects of the business, including mail order and customer service enquiries; promotion on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube; helping in the planning of new album and single releases, general office tasks, and more! This is very valuable experience to gain, if looking to pursue a career in music or media.

Essential Requirements:

  • Proven interest in social media, marketing and promotion e.g. a degree/expected degree or other qualification in a relevant field
  • Excellent written and spoken English (equivalent to GCSE B grade or above).
  • Based within reasonable traveling distance from Chelmsford City Centre

Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:

  • Email Newsletters
  • Social Media campaigns
  • Customer database maintenance
  • Product launches
  • Advertising Design

Qualifications:

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

 Skills Required:

  • Proven interest in social media, marketing and promotion e.g. a degree/expected degree or other qualification in a relevant field
  • Excellent written and spoken English (equivalent to GCSE B grade or above).
  • Based within reasonable traveling distance from Chelmsford City Centre
  • Knowledge of Mailchimp, social media platforms, WordPress
  • Coding skills for Web Development
  • Proficient in Photoshop for Design
  • Proficient IT skills

Personal qualities:

  • Highly personable, enthusiastic and confident
  • Motivated, forward-thinking and full of ideas
  • Very competent typing and handwriting ability
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Able to work well in a team and individually
  • Flexible with days and hours
  • Experience of working in an office environment (desirable but not essential)
  • Interest in music and particularly vinyl records

Future prospects:

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

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.