Marketing Assistant Apprentice The FloorStore

VQ Solutions are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic marketing assistant apprentice to join the team at The Floorstore. You will receive training and mentorship to develop your skills, to enable you to work closely with the marketing manager to assist with a variety of marketing activities aimed at promoting our brand, products, and services.

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Closing date: 09 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Performance will be reviewed throughout apprenticeship and pay will be increased in line with this.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday- 9 am till 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    04 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  •  Assisting with the implementation of marketing campaigns across multiple channels, including email, social media and print
  • Creating and scheduling social media posts on various platforms
  • Assisting with the production of marketing materials, such as flyers, brochures and advertisements
  • Conducting market research and competitor analysis to support the development of marketing strategies
  • Maintaining and updating customer databases and mailing lists
  • Providing administrative support to the marketing manager, such as scheduling appointments, preparing reports and managing expenses

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?

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to gain practical experience and training in marketing and branding. The Floorstore offers a supportive work environment, ongoing training and development, and the opportunity to work on a wide range of marketing projects.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Knowledge of social media, 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 providers do not contact them with CVs or other unsolicited correspondence. Any unwanted contact may be reported to the ESFA.

About the employer

Floorstore, is part of the Jim’s Carpets Group, was established in 1961. The family run business is widely recognised as a market leader in the retail flooring industry. In addition to the stunning 135 year old shop located on Kirkstall Road, Leeds, the company has two 18,000 square foot show rooms; Floorstore – Leeds, on Roseville Road and Floorstore – Wakefield. Both of which have had their designs inspired by the directors, Steven Walker & Chris Walker. Their unique visions, innovation and investment allow our stores to flourish and give the ‘wow’ factor when first seen. The company believes that the job is only as good as the last link of the chain. For this reason all its staff are trained to be experts in the products they sell, and the fitters are all qualified in their specialist areas. Collectively the company has over 150 years of knowledge and experience, allowing all staff members to answer any queries you may have, and enable Floorstore to offer an unmatched range of services, from supply only to tailored and bespoke.


The FloorStore






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Training provider



Christy Slater


Apprenticeship standard

Marketing assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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