Social Media & Digital Marketing Apprentice

Vacancy Details

This is an Apprenticeship vacancy

Employer Name:

Spirit Hair Team, Ystrad Mynach

Type of vacancy:



Ystrad Mynach

Closing Date:


Vacancy ID:



National Apprentice Wage

Hours of Work:

21 – 35Hrs

Start Date:


Minimum Age:


Careers Wales Admin Ref:

Not specified

Vacancy Description

Marketing Assistant
Marketing and Advertising
We are looking for a creative and strategic Social Media Apprentice to work in our marketing department. The Social Media & Digital Marketing Apprentice will be responsible and work towards brainstorming campaigns, creating social media posts & analysing analytics. You will work closely with the manager to create engaging content for a company's social media presence, including keeping social media channels updated & brand-focused, &seeking out new social media avenues & ways of connecting with audiences. To be considered for this role you must have excellent time management skills & be eager to keep abreast of industry innovations, new software & products.
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
• Work towards managing company social media channels, including Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, website & other relevant platforms including posting & managing communications
• Engages in social media presence, creation on new & emerging social media platforms
• Creates dynamic written, graphic, & video content that promotes audience interaction, increases audience presence on company sites, & encourages audience participation
• Optimizes content following search engine optimization (SEO) by updating posts to include relevant keywords & monitor pay-per-click (PPC)
• Works as part of a team to develop social media campaigns
• Uses analytics tools to gauge the success of campaigns & prepare reports on audience information, demographics, & success of existing social media projects
• Research industry innovations & tools to propose new ideas & concepts for social media content, i.e. Brainstorm campaigns
• Works with marketing & social media team members to coordinate ad campaigns with social media strategy
• Writes & distributes e-newsletters to subscribers
• Uses timelines & scheduled content to create a consistent stream of new content for audience interaction while analysing, managing, & altering schedules where necessary to optimize visits

Training provided

Full training to be provided by the Employer. The successful applicant will also enrol onto the Social Media Level 3 Apprentice Qualification

Preferred Learning Provider


Learning Provider Course

Course not specified in list

Desirable personal qualities

- Excellent knowledge of social media platforms such as Facebook, - - Instagram, and Twitter.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Eagerness to learn about new innovations and software.
- Excellent time management skills.
- Possess great teamwork skills
- Be Self-Motivated and Enthusiastic
- Strong Customer-Service Skills
- Be Detail-Oriented
- Possess Analytical skills
- Qualifications in communication, technology, marketing, use of digital tools
- Prior knowledge/experience in marketing or social media
- Knowledge of: Content Writing, Graphic Design, Campaign Execution, Networking, Idea Presentation, SEO and PPC, Proofreading.

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

Interview arrangements

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