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Junior Content Producer Apprentice - Turf Business Turf Business Ltd

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Magazine Content and Digital Design Apprentice to join our team at Turf Business based in Crowborough.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

    The wage is subject to work & educational history and experience.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 09.00 - 17.00

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000065650

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Magazine Content and Digital Design Apprentice to join our team.

You will be supporting the day-to-day running of the office as well as working on our printed magazine, website, and bigger social media and digital campaigns.

The role is a blend of editing and writing content, creative, strategy, production and admin - understanding audiences and business objectives. As well as coming up with new ideas for campaigns, content calendars, platforms, and new content.

Duties will include:

Editing written content to use across multimedia platforms
Writing original content to use across multimedia platforms
Editing and manipulating photos to use across multimedia platforms
Developing content to use across multimedia platforms
Managing Social Media content
Creating and developing magazine page layouts
Creating and evaluating the content
Video content production
Supporting clients in the creation and delivery of digital marketing material
Maintaining our marketing databases
Wide understanding of the media industry
Optimising web content to ensure high search engine rankings
Researching ideas and concepts
Supporting the organisation and delivery of our events

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

Apprentices will receive a mixture of on and off the job training in addition to monthly sessions with a Training Coach. Training will be provided at our Training Centre in Brighton and our Training Coaches will offer support and guidance in the workplace where apprentices will gain on-the job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours they need to begin their career in Digital Marketing.

Digital and Content Producer Apprentice. You will be provide core digital support across a range of key digital areas including web content management, content creation (using Adobe Indesign and Photoshop), social media, Mailchimp and other apps for ensuring the smooth running of the company with a focus on producing brilliant content.

Training:

You will be trained in:

Planning content strategies
Developing content
Creating and evaluating content
Wide understanding of the media industry
Optimising web content for to ensure high search engine rankings
Researching ideas and concepts
Presenting client pitches and proposals

​Functional Skills:

English and maths Level 2 - if GCSE Grade C or above, (level 4-9) has not already been achieved.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Ongoing employment for the right candidate if circumstances allow. (Most of our apprentices work hard, achieve their apprenticeship qualification, develop sought-after skills and are then employed on an ongoing basis after their apprenticeship).

Creative Process Digital currently have a 92% retention rate of apprentices being offered permanent employment at the end of their apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade A-C or 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A-C or 4-9) Essential
A Level or equivalent IT Skills (Grade 1-9) Essential

Things to consider

Own transport is essential due to the location of the role.

About the employer

Turf Business’s market-leading ‘Total Turf’ package includes comprehensive exposure across all our marketing channels, reaching a massive audience of over 29,000 fully opted-in professionals. This includes the printed, the digital Turnpage and mobile App versions of the magazine, video content through Turf Business TV, the market-leading Turf Business website, weekly email newsletter, dedicated email shots, and regular breaking news and updates to our social media community.

Employer

Turf Business Ltd

Address

2 Spring Gardens

Park Lane

Crowborough

TN6 2QN

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Training

Training provider

CREATIVE PROCESS DIGITAL LTD

Contact

David Everett

david@creativeprocessdigital.com

01273 232273

Apprenticeship standard

Content creator

Level 3 (A level)


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