Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

Marketing Assistant Apprenticeship White Space Advertising Ltd

We are looking for a Marketing Assistant to work closely with our Marketing Coordinator. We are looking for someone with a keen interest in Marketing and social media who can help us provide a high level of service to our clients.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 23 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    5 days a week - 8 Hours a day.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    22 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We’re looking for a marketing assistant to come aboard our ship.

Here at White Space, we are looking at taking on a new team member to assist our Marketing Coordinator. We are looking for someone with a keen interest in Marketing and social media who can help us provide a high level of service to our clients.

It’s a great time to join us as we enter a new growth phase. In its seven-year history, White Space has managed to attain some very prestigious clients and produced some amazing work for a broad mix of clients, ranging from Google and the NHS through to Sharpham Wine and Dartmoor Distillery. We create everything from TV/Radio adverts, through to Websites, Social Media Assets, Design for Print, Packaging and Exhibition Graphics and everything in between.

The person we are looking for needs to be driven, self-motivated, personable and 100% committed to helping White Space and its clients to be successful. Some experience in Marketing and social media would be an advantage but not an essential requisite.

You will be working under the supervision of the Marketing Coordinator and working alongside the Creative Director and Design Director. In time you will become one of the agency’s key points of client contact for marketing and social media marketing services. You will be responsible for maintaining a diverse range of clients. The main function of your role will be to create Marketing Proposals / Plans, Content Plans, implementing social media and writing reports. As part of your role, you will be involved throughout the creative process and therefore must be a team player and able to work to tight deadlines.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Some knowledge in the marketing of social media across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Google, YouTube, and Snapchat
  • Excellent written communication skills, capable of proof reading and an eye for detail
  • Able to use, or keen to learn the Microsoft Office suite
  • A willingness to take calls from clients, suppliers, and new business prospects

Personal qualities

  • Having an outgoing personality
  • A keen interest in the creative industry, social media, marketing and online trends and technologies
  • Articulate
  • Motivated
  • Creative
  • Friendly

Desired qualifications

English Grade B/C / Grade 7/8 GCSEs or above (or equivalent)

Future prospects

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, you may be offered permanent employment should there be a vacancy with the ability to have a more senior role in the future as the business seeks to grow.

About the employer

White Space Advertising is one of the leading creative and marketing agencies in the South West of England. We have a proven track record of delivering great results for our clients, who range from Google through to Sharpham Wine. A full-service agency who are regularly involved in campaigns that involve TV, Radio and Social Media as well as printed collateral and websites.


White Space Advertising Ltd


28 Newton Road


Newton Abbot

TQ12 5AA

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South Devon College


Terri Cook

One day a week at South Devon College

Apprenticeship standard

Digital marketer

Level 3 (A level)

Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.