We’re looking for a bright, ambitious Marketing Assistant to join our fast growing, award winning Marketing, PR and Social Media Agency based at the Heritage Exchange in Lindley, Huddersfield.

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Closing date: 10 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    To be agreed upon appointment

  • Working week


    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    16 Feb 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This is an opportunity to join a friendly and inspiring team in a fast-paced and exciting environment. The role offers the chance to join a growing agency with lots of potential to further your career.

Some of the duties and responsibilities in this role will include:

  • Strong skills in Social Media and PR – on top of the latest trends with a genuine passion for the industry and eager to learn more.
  • A creative mind and ability to ensure all content is of high quality.
  • Impeccable attention to grammar, spelling and punctuation.
  • Hands on and confident with strong commercial and communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Willing to get stuck into all Marketing activities across the agency.

What can you expect from KC Communications?

  • Minimum wage for age of candidate + company reward scheme (Perk Box) which includes mobile phone insurance, breakdown cover, Taste Card, discounts to cinemas and theme parks and much more.
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays.
  • Free parking.
  • Flexible working opportunities.
  • Staff away days

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience of using tools such as Hootsuite, WordPress, Google Analytics and PR databases.
  • Must have own transport and a clean driving license. Part of this role requires a license as you will be required to go on client visits independently after training.
  • A creative mind and ability to ensure all content is of high quality.
  • Must have at least one years’ experience in a similar role – either permanent or placement.

Personal qualities

  • A strong attention to detail, extremely organised with excellent analytical skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure, meeting deadlines.

Qualifications required

  • 5 GCSEs at grades A*- C or equivalent (including English Language and Maths), and a relevant level 3 qualification.

Future prospects

An ongoing training and development programme e.g. CIM, CIPR and other training opportunities (we’re just about to embark on a bespoke Account Management training programme).

About the employer

Having launched KC Communications in August 2014 we have seen strong client growth which includes a number of new client wins and have a healthy pipeline of new business.




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Training provider

The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive 8 weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual assessment, and help and guidance from a dedicated trainer who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience. 

Training will lead to industry-recognised qualifications including: 

  • City & Guilds Level Four Standard in Digital Marketing.

Focusing on:

  • Key Word Optimisation.
  • SEO (Search Engine Optimisation).
  • PPC (Pay Per Click).
  • Online Advertising.
  • Social Media.
  • Image and Video Editing.
  • Design.

Apprenticeship framework

Social Media and Digital Marketing

Training provider

Estio Training

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Estio Technology Recruitment Ltd


Alex Christodoulou 01133 500 333

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Closing date: 10 Oct 2017