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Level 3 Digital Marketer

Company Name:
SimplyWeight Limited
Apprenticeship Framework/Standard:
Digital Marketer Level 3
01 Sep 2020
Vacancy Type:
Working Hours:
Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Job Advert
Level 3 Digital Marketer
Bradford City Centre - 6 minute walk from Bradford Forster Square train station
£4.15 per hour (new minimum from 1st April 2020) - 37.5 hours a week, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Simplyweight offer a variety of unique and innovative weight management plans designed by medical specialists to transform the lives of people who struggle with weight or weight related conditions. Our medical experts evaluate any underlying medical and/or psychological reasons behind a persons weight gain or retention and address these conclusively. Simplyweight specialists have helped thousands of individuals manage their weight and related medical conditions like Type 2 diabetes, hypothyroidism, PCOS, emotional eating, infertility, fatty liver.
We are looking for a Digital Marketer apprentice to be responsible for helping to establish the company on a range of social media forums and be responsible for their maintenance thereafter. This will include writing content and researching current topics within the industry. The aim of your role will be to help build recognition and promote our business throughout the UK.

Key objectives are to:

  • Raise brand awareness through email and social media marketing activity
  • Generate lead through email and social media marketing activity
  • Create value for our audience by posting articles, writing blogs posts and creating industry white papers

The key responsibilities are:

  • To seek and engage via online forums and multiple social media accounts, i.e. Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube
  • To help research new markets identifying target organisations
  • To build ever increasing numbers of contacts, followers, friends via social media for the company profile
  • To help research relevant content which could be utilised via our sites and then promoted
  • Monitoring the success of social media campaigns and reporting findings to the management team
  • Dealing with customer enquiries and general administration support if required
  • Updating and maintaining various online adverts on multiple platforms
  • Data entry and cleansing
Skills and knowledge
  • Good knowledge and experience of Microsoft applications including Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Knowledge and implementation of HTML and CSS
  • Knowledge and implementation of video editing
  • Good knowledge and experience of using a variety of social media
  • Prior use of social media management tools (familiarity with HubSpot and Hootsuite is desirable but not necessary)
  • Good communication skills via face to face, email and phone
  • Basic experience in office administration to cover staff absence
  • Good time management
  • Basic animation (desirable)
Personal qualities
  • Enthusiastic and focused
  • Very organised
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Ability to think independently and work within a team
  • Creative flair
  • Outgoing personality

Desired qualifications

9-4/A*-C in English, ICT and Maths or Functional Skills Level 2 in all three.

A strong interest in marketing, social media and digital technologies is desirable.

Course breakdown

Formal training usually takes place every 1 to 2 months and learning coaches will also be in regular contact to support learning. The programme runs for 16 months.

Students will be taught using our partner Online Live (OLL) learning platform. This is the same platform used to teach corporates like Dell and Microsoft. The OLL platform gives access to live classrooms and fully functional virtual environments giving the freedom to attend from virtually anywhere.

You will be working towards a Level 3 Standard in Digital Marketing and you will achieve the following qualification.

·        BCS Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Coding

·        BCS Level 3 Certificate in Marketing Principles

·        BCS Level 3 Digital Marketing Business Principles

Further to the qualifications above, you will also achieve the following;

·        MTA HTML 5

·        CIW Site Development Associate

·        CIW Internet Business Associate

·        CIW Social Media

·        Upon completion you can claim membership as an Affiliate (Professional) member of the CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing) and/or Associate membership.

Due to being a virtual apprenticeship the training can be completed at home, in the work place or at our college campus in Birmingham in a computer room and would be agreed with the employer. Time spent training will come under the working hours per week.

Future prospects

After successful completion of the apprenticeship Simplyweight would like to offer you full-time position.