Online Visual Content Apprentice SCS

The Online Visual Content Apprentice will support all aspects of the delivery and execution of our product photography.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 16 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £131.25

  • Working week

    Monday – Friday 9am – 5.30pm with one hour for lunch

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    23 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    04 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001304676

  • Positions

    1 available

Day to Day Duties:

  •  Assist with the moving of stock (sofas/tables etc.) in the warehouse and prepare for transportation to the photography studio
  •  Assisting with the manual handling of stock at the photography studio, including packing and unpacking stock items
  •  Support the administration process to ensure smooth running of the photography schedule.
  •  Liaise with Warehouse staff to ensure photography stock is booked into the DC following the correct procedures, and that all expected pieces are accounted for
  •  Ensure photography stock is stored in the correct place within the DC
  •  Check stock ahead of upcoming shoots to ensure it as per the Purchase Order
  •  Ensure the correct stock is loaded on to the vans
  •  Unpack all stock at the studio and work with the in-house studio team to ensure the correct products are on the right sets – at the right time
  •  Assist the photographers on set, tasks may include moving backgrounds, flooring and lighting
  •  Assist with the upload of new product image and video assets to the digital asset management software, including file naming, image checking and image manipulation
  •  Assist with photo-shoot planning and product scheduling
  •  Regularly audit the website for missing or broken images and product missing photography
  •  Create briefs for computer generated images (CGI) projects
  •  Undertakes other duties in keeping with the nature of the position.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Essential
 Manual labour is required, so must be able to lift minimum of 15kg
 A keen interest in photography and photographic processes
 Must have some experience of creating and using Microsoft Excel and Word files
Desirable
 Creating and using Google docs
 Uploading video content to YouTube
 Using Photoshop to manipulate photography

Personal qualities

Must be confident, friendly, honest and enthusiastic
 Has a ‘can do’ attitude and is willing to learn new skills
 Has good verbal and written communication skills
 Confident speaking to people on the telephone
 Capable of managing their own time
 Good eye for detail
 Is punctual, and possesses a willingness do what is required to get the job finished
 Willing to contribute effectively as part of a small team
 Maintains a consistently smart appearance

Qualifications required

Essential
 GCSE’s including Maths and English (or equivalent)

Future prospects

With a View to permanency.

Things to consider

Will require travel from Elland DC to Photo-shoot location approx. 7 miles away transportation usually provided. Expenses reimbursed. Working predominantly within a warehouse environment, In a role where a great deal of manual handling is required. The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): From April 2017 the ANMW was set at £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

It's all in the name. ScS, Sofa Carpet Specialists. We have over 100 years of experience and our specialist sofa and flooring staff are highly trained in their field, so we can guarantee you the best service whilst you choose your new furniture.

Employer

SCS

Address

Unit J2

Lowfields Way

Elland

HX5 9DA

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Training provider

Apprenticeship in Business Administration 
Functional Skills in Maths
Functional Skills in English
Functional Skills in ICT

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd


Employer's Application Instructions

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This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 16 Oct 2017