Apprentice Marketing Assistant

posted 28th August 2019
  • United Kingdom
  • Competitive
  • Rochford
  • Permanent


  • Competitive


Are you looking to learn while you earn in an exciting career in marketing? Do you have excellent written English skills and like a challenge? Are you creative, enthusiastic and a quick learner? If you’ve answered yes to these then this could be the job for you. This is a marketing role which offers a wealth of opportunities to gain experience across the entire marketing mix.

Reporting to the Marketing Manager the successful candidate will work with their direct report to produce industry-leading content for use across our social media channels, our website, customer emails, blogs, thought pieces, case studies and award entries with the aim of driving The Chambers Group to the next level. You will be involved in building and implementing digital campaigns across a variety of online and social media platforms to drive brand recognition and inbound leads. The Marketing Assistant will have responsibility for some of the straightforward elements of the overall marketing plan or campaign.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Maintenance of websites including copy writing, content management (uploading files, content amendments/updates etc.)
  • Assisting in the creation and delivery of social media content
  • Assisting in creating graphics, video content, source images and audio content
  • Compiling reports on marketing activities using analytics
  • General administration duties to support digital marketing function
  • Employing data analysis techniques to understand campaign performance Requirements and prospects 
  • Good at spotting opportunities, picking up on trends, bringing new ideas
  • Excellent level of English (written and verbal communication skills)
  • Experience of webinars and online mail software (or a willingness to learn)
  • Scheduling posts on social media management platform, Hootsuite
  • Create basic posts for job ads across our 9 social channels, ensuring there is enough difference and variety per brand
  • Community management of our social channels (responding the queries, ensuring relevant job apps are sent to correct consultant etc.)
  • Support Marketing Manager in operational set up of campaigns
  • Organise internal charity events and all materials and social posts required
  • Celebrate internal achievements, promotions and highlight them on our social media channels
  • Assist the Marketing Manager in organisation of event marketing material, operational implementation, and liaising internally and externally with relevant people
  • Assist Marketing Manager in analysis of market research results and packaging them out for external reporting
  • Monitoring relevant social media groups and reporting on sentiment, highlighting when there are opportunities to raise brand profile
  • Writing generic content pieces for resource material
  • Be the point of contact for job boards, ensuring our profiles are all up to date
  • Liaise and brief external agencies
  • Be a brand ambassador, and always looking for opportunities or new ways to engage our audience

Candidate Requirements

  • English A level grade B and above
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft office – including PowerPoint, Excel, Word and Publisher
  • A basic knowledge of photography/videography including editing software
  • A basic knowledge/experience of email marketing services
  • Desirable  - A basic knowledge of adobe design software e.g. InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop

 Personal Qualities 

  • Creative
  • Hard working
  • Self-motivated
  • Positive, can-do attitude
  • Professional and well presented

If this role sounds like it might be for you, get in touch and send a copy of your CV, a cover letter and any examples of your written work either on or offline




Job reference: FW101

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