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Digital/Social Media Apprentice Level 3 - Hereford - 2023 BALFOUR BEATTY PLC

We have a new exciting opportunity to work as a Social Media Apprentice in our Hereford office to start your journey towards becoming an industry expert. So, expect well-structured training, incredible projects, and loads of hands-on experience.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    17 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Filming and editing video content to be shared across external social channels such as Facebook and Twitter 
  • Creating content to share key messages to colleagues through our internal communications channels 
  • Sourcing assets such as photos, videos and graphic designs to create new content with, ensuring content complies with Balfour Beatty brand guidelines.
  • Researching content ideas and developing written copy for publication alongside digital content
  • Innovating and presenting new content, digital and social media strategies
  • Supporting the team to celebrate successes and help organise employee engagement and recognition activities 
  • Measuring and reporting performance of content and digital marketing campaigns against goals
  • Keeping in-the-know about new social media sites, technologies, and digital trends and insights; implementing these new technologies in developing campaign content or new media channels

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

  • You will study for and be expected to pass the Digital Marketer Level 3 Apprenticeship

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • You will follow a 24 month Technical Apprenticeship Scheme as part of our programme, geared towards you becoming an industry expert

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent Maths, English and Science (Grade Grades 9-4 or A*-C) Essential

About the employer

Balfour Beatty is the UK’s largest construction and infrastructure business. Each day our projects change people’s lives and communities for the better. We built the famous London Aquatic Centre and you’ll find our mark in all kinds of infrastructure like hospitals, major roads, rail and power networks. Each year we seek the best apprentices to come and join our ever changing business.




Unit 3, Thorn Business Park




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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Digital marketer

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 May 2023