Digital Marketing Apprentice SIGN DESIGN (GB) LIMITED

Do you want to work for a forward-thinking design company? Do you have a passion for Digital Marketing and Social Media? We have an amazing opportunity to join Sign Design as a Digital Marketing Apprentice. If you are looking for a new challenge then apply today.

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Closing date: 01 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    6 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

If you are a creative person, looking for a varied role including marketing, social media and website development then this role could be for you.

This is a challenging and dynamic role as the team are required to market a wide range of businesses. You will need to be a creative problem solver with an eye for a good design and an analytical thought process.

The role will include

  • Creating exciting visual and written content for all channels
  • Daily management of social channels - Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, G+ and more
  • Increase customer loyalty and affinity through social media
  • Provide amazing customer service
  • Liaison with network of designers, printers and creative associates
  • Assisting with the design of online and printed artwork
  • Contributing to the company’s content marketing efforts by creating and promoting interesting and relevant blog posts
  • Creating email and SMS campaigns
  • Creating social media campaigns
  • Assisting with event co-ordination and promotion
  • Ensuring brand consistency across all marketing activities
  • Measuring the results of campaigns using analytical platforms including Google Analytics
  • Updating the computer system
  • Administration support for the business


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Team work skills
  • Independent skills
  • Creative mind
  • Organisational skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills


Personal qualities

  • Professionalism
  • Mature, calm person
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Positive attitude and energy


Qualifications required

A minimum 5 GCSE’s C and above including Maths and English (or equivalents)


Future prospects

Permanent opportunity for the right candidate with progression on to Level 4.

Things to consider

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18-year-old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. It is highly important that you do not contact the Employers directly – any attempt of this may invalidate candidate’s application. Should you have any queries regarding your Application or the job itself, please contact your 3aaa Training Academy.

About the employer

Welcome to Sign Design, a company which specialises in the design and manufacture of high quality custom signs. They make your brand their business. Sign Design has an enviable track record in creative thinking and finding the best solutions for our clients - managing signage projects from inception to installation. Sign Design are at the forefront of the sign industry providing a complete service from consultation to installation and customer satisfaction is our top priority.





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Training provider

Combined with knowledge and skills gained in the workplace, the Level 3 Digital Marketer will provide an understanding into the fundamentals of marketing, digital business principles and the principles of coding.  Training will be provided via outstanding classroom training, dedicated workplace mentorship and on-the job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to begin your career as a Digital Marketer.

The apprenticeship includes:

  • BCS Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing
  • BCS Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Coding
  • BCS Level 3 Certificate in Marketing Principles
  • Google Analytics Individual Qualification

Training and Assessment

  • Throughout the first 12 months you will be required to attend your local 3aaa academy in Middlesbrouogh  for around 20 days (plus exam days).
  • You will attend a four day synoptic assessment at the end of your course (approx. month 14)
  • Your dedicated mentor will visit you in the workplace approximately every 8 weeks
  • Online support for modules will be provided for you to complete outside of work

The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace.


Apprenticeship standard

Digital Industries > Digital Marketer

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by ASPIRE ACHIEVE ADVANCE LIMITED


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Closing date: 01 Nov 2017