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Digital Marketer Apprenticeship YORKSHIRE PACKAGING SYSTEMS LTD

YPS are looking for a digital marketing apprentice to work alongside the existing marketing manager as the company goes from strength to strength. Newly rebranded and with a recently launched headless website, this is a fantastic opportunity to hone your marketing skills at a time when the business is investing in digital channels for growth.

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Closing date: 27 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday from 8.30 am to 5 pm – 30 minutes lunch break Total hours per week: 40 (Monday will be spent working on the apprenticeship course)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your role will involve assisting the marketing manager in a number of digital and analogue tasks, including but not limited to:

·         Managing social media profiles and posts

·         Creation of marketing collateral and literature such as brochures

·         Organising exhibitions and internal event

·         Managing live chat and taking inbound phone calls

Full training will be delivered on all aspects of the role. 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

During your apprenticeship, you will gain the following valuable qualification:

Level 3 Certificate in Digital Marketing Business Principles
Level 3 Award in the Principles of Coding
Google Analytics Individual Qualification

You will be given one day a week to study away from your everyday work but still at our head office in Brighouse, West Yorkshire.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We are looking for an apprentice who envisages becoming a permanent member of the YPS marketing department once the programme is complete. We prefer to build long-term relationships with talented, creative people. You will always be encouraged to advance your CPD and learning by attending any paid training courses you feel are necessary and should you wish there will be the opportunity later down the line to qualify in CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing), funded and supported by YPS.   

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Analytical skills, Team working, Creative, Independent working, Negotiation skills


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade A*-C or 9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade Grade A*-C or 9-4) Essential

About the employer

Meet Yorkshire Packaging Systems; an award-winning, problem-solving, forward-thinking family business, dedicated to all things wrapping, packing, bagging, shrinking, stretching and servicing. We’re the UK’s experts in automated wrapping systems and flexible films, with over four decades of experience under our belts. What makes us stand out from the pack? It’s our commitment to integrated, 360°, harmonised solutions that provide an end-to-end service for our customers.




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Armytage Road



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Training provider



Brooks and Kirk

Apprenticeship standard

Digital marketer

Level 3 (A level)

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