Social Media and Digital Marketing Assistant MOVE IT OR LOSE IT LIMITED

You will be joining a small but extremely motivated team, assisting reaching out and creating this exceptionally worthwhile cause

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    9-5pm , Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    12 Oct 2016

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will be working alongside an amazing team with an amazing ethos and product.

Your role will be as follows;

  • Communicating information using social media channels
  • Using digital and social media in marketing campaigns
  • Analysing and reporting data
  • Using a range of IT technologies to bring people together (video conferencing, online forums, social media sites, blogs, etc.)
  • Site auditing
  • Keyword research
  • Website optimisation
  • Monitoring and review analytical stats
  • Link building techniques
  • Supporting copywriters on content, social and outreach
  • you will also be assisting with video editing
  • You will also be assisting with a small amount of filming for Social Media and adding to Website

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Be able to work on their own initiative
  • Demonstrate practical knowledge and problem-solving strategies
  • Maintain focus under high pressure situations
  • Have high quality inter-personal skills
  • Have sensitivity to the different levels of expertise amongst client users
  • Keep abreast of new developments in social media and digital marketing
  • An interest in film making and video editing would be desirable

In summary we are looking for a vibrant individual who has the people skills to interact with our customer and their users; who has the technical skills to be able to complete support requests; who has enough initiative to be able to source the knowledge to complete support requests in the event of experiencing an unfamiliar event and who knows when to be flexible in order assist the continued function of our customers business interests

Personal qualities

Our client is looking for candidates that can exhibit the following;

  • Empathy
  • keen eye for detail
  • An interest in Social Media and Digital Marketing
  • Familiar with Photoshop
  • An understanding of Blogging
  • Great telephone manner
  • Mature
  • Dedicated
  • Willingness to learn

Qualifications required

Ideally 5 GCSE Grades (C and above) or equivalent, including Maths and English          

Future prospects

Prospects are truly outstanding. They are looking for a full time member of an ever growing team. This would provide the perfect springboard to an exciting and satisfying career with Social media and Digital Marketing There's great mentoring within this company and you'll be treated like one of the family. There is also a full time role being offered upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship

Things to consider

Please note this qualification is delivered by New Horizons on Broad Street, Birmingham

About the employer

Move It or Lose It! was founded in 2010 by award-winning exercise instructor, Julie Robinson, who has dedicated her career to motivating thousands of people to keep active in later life. Her company has now grown nationally, with a range of fitness products including five fitness DVDs, resistance bands and everything else you need to keep fit at home. Julie wanted to expand the business and share her knowledge and experience with other fitness professionals. Aware of the social impact community classes have on the older adult population, Julie developed Move it or Lose it! to be able to train more instructors to provide classes in their local communities. The instructors receive continual support through The Exercise Network (TEN) aiding their knowledge and delivery. By building this network of exercise instructors Move it or Lose it! are helping older people and those with disabilities across the UK to get active to help them age well. Following an invitation by Professor Janet Lord, Director of The Centre for Healthy Ageing Research, to become a collaborating partner and translate the evidence from their research at the University of Birmingham, Move It or Lose It! assists with the development of practical solutions to improve levels of physical activity in older people. As a result of years of collaboration with experts, Move It or Lose It! are proud to offer the FABS Training Programme. Each FABS class covers Flexibility, Aerobic, Balance and Strength providing the four vital components of older adult fitness as per CMO guidelines. This is made up of exercises that are safe, enjoyable, effective and accessible to everyone whatever their ability, and can be done seated or standing. FABS classes ensure age or ability are no longer barriers to an active lifestyle.




2 St. Philips Place


B3 2RB

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Training provider

As well as receiving exceptional in house training you will also receive industry leading training from New Horizons. You will be working towards an Advanced Apprenticeship in Social Media and Digital Marketing.

This will involve the following;

  • Principles of Social Media within A Business
  • Principles of Keywords Optimisation
  • Social Networking Management of Business
  • Using Collaborative Technologies
  • CIW Internet Business Foundations
  • CIW Site Development Foundations
  • You will also work towards any Functional Skills required

Apprenticeship framework

Social Media and Digital Marketing

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by New Horizons (Uk) Ltd


Jennifer Thomas 0121 796 0561

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017