Digital Marketing Apprentice Williams Commerce Limited

A brilliant opportunity based at Leicester with William Commerce who are in search for their next apprentice, someone whose eager to develop and hold knowledge of SEO, CRO and passionate for mathematics and all things wonderful with Digital Marketing. If you are passionate about technical creativity, this position would suit you.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 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-Friday 9am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    23 Jan 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Reporting to the Marketing Director, you will;


  • Define and implement conversion rate optimisation strategies for a diverse range of clients.
  • Identify and prioritise initiatives that continually increase conversion rate and average basket value for key clients.
  • Ensure decisions are based on robust data analysis insights.
  • Be involved in the analysis and creation of detailed recommendations report for CRO Audits and website deep dives.
  • Use your Technical SEO experience to contribute to undertaking SEO health checks, technical SEO trouble-shooting and presentation of opportunities to unlock or accelerate growth for our clients.
  • Support our ecommerce go live projects by undertaking all necessary SEO checks and supporting successful ecommerce site migrations.


About you:



Knowledge and experience in CRO and Technical SEO would be ideal.


  • Results driven, customer orientated and commercially focused.
  • Excellent communication and follow up skills and able to flex your style to deal with MD to junior levels.
  • Highly organised with exceptional attention to detail
  • Eager to develop own knowledge on technical SEO and analytical skills and able to demonstrate previous implementations of technical SEO and the results this has driven.
  • Highly analytical and capable at sifting through data and able to clearly diagnose appropriate
  • insights and strategies
  • Add value by coming up with innovate and workable solutions to business problems


And if you have experience with working with magneto that would be even better.


In return you can expect

  • A dynamic and friendly team who are really focused on helping to contribute towards online sales and profitability uplifts for our clients
  • Fun working environment in our refurbished Leicester City centre offices
  • 22 days holiday plus bank holidays

Career and salary progression for outstanding performance

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience in SEO / CRO
  • Good organisational skills
  • Flexible approach
  • Willingness and ability to learn
  • Team worker
  • Energetic

Personal qualities

  • Willing to learning and develop
  • Creative
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Ability to work well in a team and on your own
  • Enthusiasm to learn and develop

Qualifications required

Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Future prospects

92% of 3aaa’s Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally, there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programmes offer on-going development tracks.

Things to consider

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.40 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

We’re an award winning, fast growing ecommerce and digital marketing agency based in the city centre of Leicester, with offices in central London, Europe and Asia. Our diverse portfolio of clients range from high street market leading brands to fast growth emerging SMEs across sectors including fashion, homewares, gardening, tools confectionery, nutrition, sports, toys and so much more. Clients choose us because of our commercial understanding of online business, our digital marketing expertise and our technical capabilities to deliver cutting edge ecommerce solutions on time and on budget, on a variety of technologies, languages or platforms. We have an excellent opportunity for an apprentice who holds little or wants to develop their knowledge in Technical SEO and CRO (Conversion Rate Optimisation) Manager to join the Digital Marketing team. You would be based in our Leicester city centre headquarters and work as part of an international team of 85 talented people, who are dedicated to creating a high performing websites and delivering digital marketing campaigns that are driving profitable growth for our clients. You will be responsible for the development and optimisation of conversion rates across our clients and the Williams Commerce Group portfolio.


Williams Commerce Limited


14 Friar Lane



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Training provider

Throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Digital Marketing Academy based in Leicester for an intensive 3 day block study. This is followed by attendance at the Academy on day release once a month thereafter for structured training, and the remainder of the training will be completed in the workplace. The Apprentice will work towards an Advanced Apprenticeship in Digital Marketing. The Apprenticeship consists of:

·         Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing

Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths, ICT (if applicable)

Apprenticeship framework

Social Media and Digital Marketing

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aspire Achieve Advance Limited


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Closing date: 31 Aug 2017