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Product Marketing Apprentice ESSILOR LIMITED

VQ Solutions are looking for a creative, attentive individual to join the Product Marketing team at Essilor. You will provide support to the team on specific projects and ongoing initiatives whilst learning the fundamentals of marketing theory and practice.

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,379.50 to £18,525.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9 am till 5 pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties included: 

  • Supporting marketing and category managers on the launch of a new product
  • Production of marketing collaterals
  • Sales aids
  • Liaising with translation agency 
  • Updating catalogues
  • Updating price lists 
  • Assist the team in producing and coordinating internal and external communications 
  • Update marketing product materials and reprint as and when required
  • Virtual classroom set up
  • Registration on the GOC website 
  • Supply completion certificates to participants 
  • Placing orders on SAP and adding to budget tracker 



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

You will work towards an Advanced level Marketing Assistant Apprenticeship delivered by VQ Solutions. You'll have a dedicated VQ Mentor and will also be supported internally by your manager.  

During this apprenticeship, you will develop a portfolio, attend online workshop sessions and have regular reviews. All apprenticeship work will be completed during working hours.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The majority of our apprentices are offered full-time roles upon the successful completion of their apprenticeship. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Self motivated, Knowledge of Microsoft Product


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Minimum 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Minimum 4/C) Essential
A Level or equivalent Creative based/Essay Subject (Grade C or above) Desired

Things to consider

The employer has asked that training providers do not contact them with CVs or other unsolicited correspondence. Any unwanted contact may be reported to the ESFA.

About the employer

Essilor is a part of the EssilorLuxottica Group and it has put its expertise at the service of good vision in designing, manufacturing and distributing quality products and services through innovative business models. Today we provide solutions to correct and protect the visual health of the 7.7 billion people in the world.




Cooper Road



BS35 3UW

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Apprenticeship standard

Marketing assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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