Marketing Services Apprentice

Marketing Services Apprentice – Derbyshire

Salary is based on the National Apprenticeship rate - £3.30 / hr + benefits (for the first 12 months, after which the rate is National Minimum Wage).

This is an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join one of the fastest growing Powered Access and Industry Training companies in the UK and start on the path to a successful and rewarding career in Marketing.

The position will be based from our support offices in Castle Donington.
We will provide the successful applicant with a structured programme of training, leading to gaining a highly regarded, professional qualification and excellent on the job experience.

The role in brief:

--In Year 1 work towards CIM Foundation Certificate in Marketing.

--In Year 2 work towards CIM Certificate in Professional Marketing.

--Gain valuable practical experience in an office environment, working for our Group Marketing Services Manager.

You will be fully supported by the Marketing team and receive additional in-house training on various systems, software and office based skills.

--You will gain experience in performing varied and interesting tasks including; creation of digital media and artwork, monitoring and creating social media posts, creating and delivering external e-shots and internal communications, supporting the delivery of internal and external newsletters, supporting online and offline communications and general office duties.

--This position offers a unique opportunity to learn a variety of marketing skills from highly experienced members of staff.

The ideal candidate:

--You will need to demonstrate enthusiasm for a future career in marketing.

--You would preferably have some experience within an office environment, and ideally some exposure to marketing.

--You will ideally have a grade C or above in English GCSE.

--You will have excellent attention to detail and an ability to manage your own workload, especially prioritising.

--You must be a team player and take instruction well.

AFI group of companies is a leading provider of access solutions, from the hire and purchase of access equipment, to accredited training and service / maintenance of machines.

With a current network of 21 hire locations across the UK, AFI has a strong emphasis on Health and Safety and is proud to hold various accreditations (ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO18001, 5

* Achilles BuildingConfidence, Gold RoSPA award – to name a few).

We offer an excellent benefits package:

--23 days holidays per year rising to 25, plus statutory holidays.

--Inclusion in a monthly profit share scheme.

--An auto-enrolment pension scheme with employer contributions (from aged 22, but voluntary enrolment can be made before this age.

Opt-out available).

--Death-in-Service benefit of 2 x salary.

--Healthcare Cash Plan.

--In addition we have invested in an excellent induction programme, and staff training (we currently hold a Gold Investors in People award).

Please note that we operate a 2 stage interview process and online testing to screen candidates.

  • Start: asap
  • Duration: permanent
  • Rate: £7,000 - £8,000 per annum
  • Location: DE74 2UT, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: PR
  • Recruiter: AFI group of companies
  • Contact: Hayley Ellis
  • Tel: 01332855350
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: JUL20161273
  • Posted: 2016-09-21 13:15:38 -

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