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Digital Marketing Research Apprenticeship – Digital Marketing Degree Apprenticeship SOFTWERX LTD

Our Digital Marketing Research Apprenticeship is an excellent opportunity for a ‘digital native’ to join a growing company and build great experience in the world of marketing, IT and cyber security.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00 - £20,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday, 9am-5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    14 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Feb 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Softwerx is now seeking a number of Digital Marketing Apprentices to join our dynamic team. The role is principally helping to generate new contacts for the business, through the use of smart digital marketing techniques, and content creation.

Research and analysis will be a core part of the role. You’ll learn about how to identify new contacts and to integrate them into our system as part of a hi-tech workflow. You will be an important part of a team, focused around particular sectors, products and services.

Key Responsibilities

  • Identification of new contacts for the business
  • Analytical research and analysis of common digital business platforms (e.g. LinkedIn)
  • Analysis of marketing campaign performance
  • Use and application of various tools to identify contacts
  • Use of in-house marketing software (e.g. Microsoft Dynamics CRM) and analysis of current customer database
  • Entering and maintaining contact data into our database
  • Involvement with other aspects of marketing including specific outreach campaigns and content creation

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Research & analytic skills- strong mathematical ability
  • Ability to visualise data using charts and graphs and potentially third-party software
  • Good organisational skills and ability to work unsupervised
  • Good communication skills (oral and written)
  • Business management skills and interest
  • Experience in marketing, research and communications


Personal qualities

  • Strong interest in digital marketing techniques and technology

Desired qualifications

  • 96 UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent), such as other UK Level 3 awards recognised by the QCF, the BTEC Level 3 Diploma or the successful completion of the Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship
  • A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent), including English and maths.

ESFA approved Level 2 qualifications in maths and English are mandatory.

Course offers can only be made if approved Level 2 certificates are provided prior to the start of the course.

Future prospects

With this apprenticeship you’ll get marketing work experience in a flourishing company. You’ll become part of the IT/cyber security sector and be mentored by industry professionals. The right people could land a job at the end of the apprenticeship in a specific role within the Softwerx marketing department.

About the employer

Softwerx is a leading Microsoft Cloud Security company. Our credentials include industry awards,
numerous professional accreditations, 20 years’ experience, and multiple Microsoft Gold Partner

We have approx. 22 employees. Our culture is dynamic, supportive, challenging, friendly and
rewarding. We currently have a digital marketing apprentice working with us and are looking to take on
another marketing apprentice as well as two cyber security apprentices.




Copley Hill Farm Business Park Soft

Cambridge Road


CB22 3GN

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Training provider

Anglia Ruskin University

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Anglia Ruskin University

The successful candidate will undertake a BSc (Hons) Degree Apprenticeship in Digital Marketing with Anglia Ruskin University.

Apprenticeship standard

Digital marketer (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

Suitable applicants will be invited for an interview.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Jan 2022