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Digital Marketing Apprentice Amanda Towend and Russell Townend

We are looking for a creative, enthusiastic Apprentice who ‘loves all things online' with a keen interest in the way search engines operate and social media functions.

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

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.00

  • Working week

    30 Hours Per Week

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    52 weeks

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC091174670

  • Positions

    1 available

Company: Ananda Foods Limited

Job Title: Digital Marketing & Social Media Apprentice

Apprenticeship Funding for eligibility please speak to us directly

The Role:

We are looking for a creative, enthusiastic Apprentice who loves all things online with a keen interest in the way search engines operate and social media functions. Design, photography and video skills are essential for this role. We are looking for an individual who can bring an outward looking vision to the role, ready to take leaps in the creative process that is Digital Marketing.

Duties will include:

  • Assist in daily management of social media platforms
  • Create content for social media and blogs
  • Research trends and identify opportunities for promotion
  • Create marketing campaigns and e-shots using social media platforms.
  • Prepare and co-ordinate sales and marketing materials
  • Search engine optimisation (SEO)
  • Process and edit images
  • Update and edit website (Weebly)
  • Create promotional videos
  • Handle inbound telephone enquiries.
  • Communicate with suppliers and customers
  • Admin tasks to include post, filing and general office duties.
  • Maintain organisation and cleanliness of the office environment.
  • General office and sales support to include ad-hoc tasks when required.
  • Research opportunities using the internet, Linked In and other sources.
  • Manage linked-in connections and develop own professional network
  • Develop knowledge of products
  • Complete all requirements of apprenticeship programme to include coursework.

The Person:

  • Be confident and feel comfortable speaking with existing and potential customers on the telephone, via email and face to face.
  • Be reliable and disciplined.
  • Keen to learn and self-motivated.
  • Organised, flexible and prepared to work hard.
  • Work well within a team and also able to work on own initiative.

Skills Required:

  • GCSE English and Maths Grade 4 or higher (or Grades A-C) ore equivalent
  • Good written communication skills.
  • Be numerate with good attention to detail.
  • Good general IT skills and an interest in social media

The successful candidate will study a Digital Marketer Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard. This will be aided by an assessor who will carry out all assessments as work-based learning within the workplace.

Working Hours and Wage:

30 Hours Per Week. Monday to Thursday  10.00 am to 6.00 pm (with a 30 minute lunch break)

180 per week.

Progression Opportunities:

Possible progression for the right candidate

The Business:

Ananda Foods is a small vegan, family business based in Dronfield. Established in 2008, Ananda Foods have been making vegan marshmallow confectionery for over a decade and have established themselves as producers of quality confectionery with distinctive designs and unique product lines. Their flagship product 'Round Up' is a vegan version of the British classic 'Waggon Wheel'. Their range encompasses vegan and gluten free diets, catering for the foodie and free from shopper. Filled with nostalgia and childhood memories, Round Ups are a fully modern expression of a creative, artisan bakery, produced with no animal ingredients or artificial colours and flavourings.

Please note due to high volume of applications expected, this post may close before the displayed closing date when sufficient number of applications have been received.

Eligibility Criteria:

Do you already hold the same qualification at this level or above? If yes please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application

Are you currently working in the same industry sector/ job role as this apprenticeship?  If yes please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application

Do you hold a Grade D/Grade 3/ Level 1 or above in in both Maths and English?  If no please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application

Can you commit to a full-time apprenticeship for the next 12-18 months?  If no please call the office on 0114 2635720 to discuss before continuing with the application

The Source is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good written communication skills
  • Be numerate with good attention to detail
  • Good general IT skills 
  • Interest in social media

Personal qualities

  • Be confident and feel comfortable speaking with existing and potential customers on the telephone, via email and face to face
  • Be reliable and disciplined
  • Keen to learn and self-motivated
  • Organised, flexible and prepared to work hard
  • Work well within a team and also able to work on own initiative

Desired qualifications

GCSE English and Maths Grade 4 or higher (or Grades A-C) or equivalent

Future prospects

Possible progression for the right candidate


About the employer

Ananda Foods is a small vegan, family business based in Dronfield. Established in 2008, Ananda Foods have been making vegan marshmallow confectionery for over a decade and have established themselves as producers of quality confectionery with distinctive designs and unique product lines. Their flagship product 'Round Up' is a vegan version of the British classic 'Waggon Wheel'. Their range encompasses vegan and gluten free diets, catering for the foodie and free from shopper. Filled with nostalgia and childhood memories, Round Ups are a fully modern expression of a creative, artisan bakery, produced with no animal ingredients or artificial colours and flavourings.

Employer

Amanda Towend and Russell Townend

Address

Unit 9 Stokes House, Stubley Lane

Dronfield

S18 1PG

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Training

Training provider

MEADOWHALL TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The Source Academy

Contact

Kerry Cook

The successful candidate will study a Digital Marketer Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard. This will be aided by an assessor who will carry out all assessments as work-based learning within the workplace.

Apprenticeship standard

Digital marketer

Level 3 (A level)


Other information

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is 4.30 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.

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply via the following link

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

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2021