Digital Marketing & Social Media Apprentice KARIBA CREATIVE MEDIA LTD

This is a fantastic opportunity to kick start your career in digital marketing and social media for one of Harrogate’s leading digital agencies. You will join our small and friendly team to help update our client’s websites with fresh new content, as well

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Closing date: 21 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £131.25

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    37.5 Hours, Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    18 Nov 2015

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC000743112

  • Positions

    1 available

This is a fantastic opportunity to kick start your career in digital marketing and social media for one of Harrogate’s leading digital agencies. You will join our small and friendly team to help update our client’s websites with fresh new content, as well as offering social media support and advice. If you are an aspiring Blogger and live and breathe everything social media related, this may be the job for you.

On entry, the perfect candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and a good understanding of content delivery via social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Copywriting for the web via news feeds, blogs and social media platforms
  • Updating of client’s websites with new content and infographics
  • Development of marketing materials and publications for online and print consumption
  • Developing content and ideas for responsive email campaigns
  • Administration and reporting for Google Adwords campaigns
  • Analysis and reporting of Google Analytics
  • General online marketing help and advice
  • Work with other members of the agency to help improve workflow and processes

Please contact scarlett.uttley@estio.co.uk or call 01422 898 888


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

 

  • Have good levels of communication, both verbally and written
  • Have a high level of IT literacy, including spreadsheets, database and word processing and the ability to pick up new IT and web-based tools quickly. An understanding of Photoshop would be desirable.
  • Be familiar with the most popular social networking tools and an ability to demonstrate passion for social media and digital marketing
  • Have exemplary organisational skills and be able to prioritise your workload
  • Have a proactive approach to work with a high level of enthusiasm

Qualifications required

  • 5 GCSE’s at grades A*- C or equivalent (including English Language and Maths.) Ideally Grade B or above in GCSE English.

 

Future prospects

This role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.

Things to consider

**Please note these dates should be used as a guideline only, should the right applicant be found the vacancy may close early.**

About the employer

Kariba are a Harrogate based digital agency with a love for websites, e-commerce, SEO, PPC, email marketing, brand marketing and every little bit of collateral. We work with independent businesses and blue chip clients by tailoring a package that's totally unique to them.

Employer

KARIBA CREATIVE MEDIA LTD

Address

Hornbeam Square North

Harrogate

HG2 8PB

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Training provider

The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive Eight weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual assessment, and help and guidance from a dedicated trainer who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

Training will lead to industry-recognised qualifications including:
  • City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing

Focusing on:

  • Email and Marketing
  • SEO (Search Engine Optimisation)
  • PPC (Pay Per Click)
  • Online Advertising
  • Social Media
  • Image and Video Editing
  • Design

Apprenticeship framework

Social Media and Digital Marketing

Training provider

Outsource Training Development

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Estio Technology Recruitment Ltd

Contact

Abigail Short


Other information

 With effect from October 1st 2015 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the National Minimum Wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.

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Closing date: 21 Aug 2017